In comparing the Acura TLX's and the Toyota Camry's specifications and ratings, the Acura TLX has the advantage in the area of base engine power. The Toyota Camry has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, reliability, resale value, interior volume and overall quality score. Based on this comparison of the Acura TLX's and the Toyota Camry's specifications and ratings, the Toyota Camry is a better car than the Acura TLX.
Acura TLX vs. Toyota Camry Pricing
A used 2023 Acura TLX ranges from $36,346 to $57,131 while a used 2024 Toyota Camry is priced between $27,157 to $39,333. For a new model, the Acura TLX's price is between $41,226 and $58,345, with the Toyota Camry priced between $27,889 and $40,347.
Acura TLX vs. Toyota Camry Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Acura TLX loses 51.1 percent of its value and the Toyota Camry loses 40.7 percent of its value. This means the Toyota Camry retains 10.5 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Acura TLX.
Acura TLX vs. Toyota Camry Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Acura TLX is 8.4 out of 10 while the Toyota Camry's quality rating is 9.0 out of 10. This results in the Acura TLX being ranked 10 out of 29 Best Luxury Midsize Cars and the Toyota Camry being ranked 2 out of 13 Best Midsize Cars.
Acura TLX vs. Toyota Camry Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Acura TLX is 7.2 out of 10. For the Toyota Camry the reliability rating is 9.0 out of 10. This gives the Toyota Camry an advantage in reliability compared to the Acura TLX.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Acura TLX’s base engine makes 272 horsepower, and the Toyota Camry base engine makes 203 horsepower.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are midsize cars, the Toyota Camry has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Acura TLX has the advantage in the areas of front shoulder room and front leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the Acura TLX and the Toyota Camry have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars. When comparing IIHS evaluations, the Acura TLX has the advantage with a Top Safety Pick+ award.