When we compare the INFINITI QX30's and the Lexus NX 300's specifications and ratings, the INFINITI QX30 has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency. The Lexus NX 300 has the advantage in the areas of resale value and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the INFINITI QX30's and the Lexus NX 300's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
INFINITI QX30 vs. Lexus NX 300 Pricing
A used 2019 INFINITI QX30 ranges from $19,899 to $29,360 while a used 2019 Lexus NX 300 is priced between $26,986 to $37,892.
INFINITI QX30 vs. Lexus NX 300 Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the INFINITI QX30 loses 47.9 percent of its value and the Lexus NX 300 loses 34.1 percent of its value. This means the Lexus NX 300 retains 13.8 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the INFINITI QX30.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the INFINITI QX30’s base engine makes 208 horsepower, and the Lexus NX 300 base engine makes 235 horsepower. The QX30 is rated to deliver an average of 27 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 436 miles. The NX 300 is rated to deliver an average of 25 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 445 miles.This gives the INFINITI QX30 the advantage in fuel efficiency and the Lexus NX 300 the advantage in maximum range. Both models use premium unleaded.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Lexus NX 300 has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.