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Acura RDX vs. INFINITI QX50

In comparing the Acura RDX to the INFINITI QX50, the Acura RDX has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, overall quality score and base engine power. The INFINITI QX50 has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency and interior volume. Based on this comparison of the Acura RDX versus the INFINITI QX50, the two cars are fairly comparable.

Acura RDX versus INFINITI QX50 Pricing

A one- to five-year-old used Acura RDX ranges from $34,685 to $45,499 while a used INFINITI QX50 from the same model year range is priced between $34,251 to $46,894. For a new model, the Acura RDX's price is between $39,944 and $50,842, with the INFINITI QX50 priced between $41,985 and $58,019.

Acura RDX versus INFINITI QX50 Quality Rating

The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Acura RDX is 8.6 out of 10 while the INFINITI QX50's quality rating is 8.3 out of 10. This results in the Acura RDX being ranked 1 out of 29 Best Luxury Small SUVs and the INFINITI QX50 being ranked 4 out of 29. Out of 67 Best Luxury Crossover SUVs, the Acura RDX is ranked 67 and the INFINITI QX50 is ranked 12.

Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison

For engine performance, the Acura RDX’s base engine makes 272 horsepower, and the INFINITI QX50 base engine makes 268 horsepower. The RDX is rated to deliver an average of 24 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 479 miles. The QX50 is rated to deliver an average of 26 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 464 miles. Both models use premium unleaded.

Passenger Space Comparison

While both models are crossover/compact SUVs, the INFINITI QX50 has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and trunk space. The Acura RDX has the advantage in the areas of front shoulder room and front leg room.

Hauling, Towing, and Off-Road Capabilities Comparison

The INFINITI QX50 has the advantage of offering higher ground clearance and payload capacity than the Acura RDX.

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2023 INFINITI QX50

Pricing

New Asking Price:

$39,944 - $50,842

Used Asking Price:

$34,685 - $45,499

5-Year Depreciation (lower is better):

49.3%

Pricing

New Asking Price:

$41,985 - $58,019

Used Asking Price:

$34,251 - $46,894

5-Year Depreciation (lower is better):

47.9%

iSeeCars Scores & Rankings

Overall Score:

8.6 / 10

Reliability:

8.2 / 10

Retained Value:

7.7 / 10

Safety:

10.0 / 10

iSeeCars Scores & Rankings

Overall Score:

8.3 / 10

Reliability:

7.0 / 10

Retained Value:

7.9 / 10

Safety:

10.0 / 10

iSeeCars Rankings

1 / 29
1 / 29
5 / 67
8 / 67

iSeeCars Rankings

4 / 29
7 / 29
12 / 67
21 / 67

Summary Review

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Pros and Cons

Not yet available

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Not yet available

Available Body Styles

SUV

Available Body Styles

SUV

Available Drivetrain Options

Gasoline

Available Drivetrain Options

Gasoline

Trim Levels

SH-AWD, w/A-SPEC, SH-AWD w/Advance w/A-SPEC, SH-AWD w/A-SPEC, w/Tech, SH-AWD w/Advance, SH-AWD w/Tech, Base, SH-AWD PMC Edition

Trim Levels

Sport, Autograph, Luxe, Pure, Sensory

Warranty Information

Warranty, Bumper-to-Bumper:

4 years / 50000 miles

Warranty, Powertrain

6 years / 70000 miles

Warranty, Roadside Assistance:

4 years / 50000 miles

Warranty Information

Warranty, Bumper-to-Bumper:

4 years / 60000 miles

Warranty, Powertrain

5 years / 60000 miles

Warranty, Roadside Assistance:

4 years

Safety Ratings

NHTSA Safety Rating (last 5 year average):

5 out of 5 Stars

IIHS Safety Rating:

Not yet available

Safety Ratings

NHTSA Safety Rating (last 5 year average):

5 out of 5 Stars

IIHS Safety Rating:

Not yet available

Base Drivetrain Specifications

Horsepower:

272 hp @ 6500 rpm

Torque:

280 foot-lbs @ 1600 rpm

Power-to-Weight Ratio (higher is better):

0.072 hp per pound

Towing Capacity:

Not yet available

Base Drivetrain Specifications

Horsepower:

268 hp @ 5600 rpm

Torque:

280 foot-lbs @ 1600 rpm

Power-to-Weight Ratio (higher is better):

0.070 hp per pound

Towing Capacity:

Not yet available

Engine Specifications

Engine Size:

2 liters

Engine Configuration:

Inline

Number of Cylinders:

4

Transmission:

Automatic

Standard/Optional Drivetrain Type:

FWD / AWD

EPA Fuel Economy (City/Highway/Combined MPG):

22 / 28 / 24

Range (city/hwy):

376 / 479 miles

Recommended Fuel Type:

Premium Unleaded

Engine Specifications

Engine Size:

2 liters

Engine Configuration:

Inline

Number of Cylinders:

4

Transmission:

Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT Automatic)

Standard/Optional Drivetrain Type:

FWD / AWD

EPA Fuel Economy (City/Highway/Combined MPG):

23 / 29 / 26

Range (city/hwy):

368 / 464 miles

Recommended Fuel Type:

Premium Unleaded

Standard/Optional Features

Apple CarPlay:

Standard

Android Auto:

Standard

Wireless Smartphone Charging:

Available

Keyless Entry:

Standard

Keyless Ignition:

Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control:

Standard

Heated Seats:

Standard

Cooled/Ventilated Seats:

Available

Leather Upholstery:

Standard

Navigation System:

Standard

Sunroof/Moonroof:

Standard

Heated Steering Wheel:

Available

Standard/Optional Features

Apple CarPlay:

Standard

Android Auto:

Standard

Wireless Smartphone Charging:

Standard

Keyless Entry:

Standard

Keyless Ignition:

Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control:

Standard

Heated Seats:

Available

Cooled/Ventilated Seats:

Available

Leather Upholstery:

Standard

Navigation System:

Available

Sunroof/Moonroof:

Available

Heated Steering Wheel:

Available

Safety Equipment

Forward Collision Warning:

Standard

Pedestrian Detection:

Standard

Lane Departure Warning:

Standard

Lane Keeping Assist:

Standard

Blind Spot Monitoring:

Standard

Rear Cross-Traffic Alert:

Standard

360-Degree Camera:

Available

Rear Seat Reminder:

N/A

Driver Attention Monitoring:

N/A

Safety Equipment

Forward Collision Warning:

Standard

Pedestrian Detection:

Standard

Lane Departure Warning:

Standard

Lane Keeping Assist:

Standard

Blind Spot Monitoring:

Standard

Rear Cross-Traffic Alert:

Standard

360-Degree Camera:

Available

Rear Seat Reminder:

N/A

Driver Attention Monitoring:

Standard

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room:

40 inches

Front Leg Room:

42 inches

Front Shoulder Room:

60 inches

Rear Head Room:

38 inches

Rear Leg Room:

38 inches

Rear Shoulder Room:

57 inches

Cargo Space:

29.5 cubic feet

Cargo Space, 2nd-row seat folded down:

58.9 cubic feet

Overall Interior Volume:

133.5 cubic feet

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room:

41 inches

Front Leg Room:

39.6 inches

Front Shoulder Room:

57.9 inches

Rear Head Room:

39.1 inches

Rear Leg Room:

38.7 inches

Rear Shoulder Room:

57.1 inches

Cargo Space:

31.4 cubic feet

Cargo Space, 2nd-row seat folded down:

65.1 cubic feet

Overall Interior Volume:

135.8 cubic feet

Exterior Dimensions

Curb Weight:

3777 lbs

Width:

74.8 inches

Height:

65.7 inches

Length:

187.4 inches

Wheelbase:

108.3 inches

Ground Clearance:

8.2 inches

Exterior Dimensions

Curb Weight:

3849 lbs

Width:

85.1 inches

Height:

66 inches

Length:

184.7 inches

Wheelbase:

110.2 inches

Ground Clearance:

8.6 inches

Standard Wheel/Tire Information

Wheel Size:

19.0 x 8.0 inches

Wheel Type:

painted aluminum

Tire Size:

235/55R19

Standard Wheel/Tire Information

Wheel Size:

19.0 x 7.5 inches

Wheel Type:

alloy

Tire Size:

235/55R19