2020 Acura MDX vs. Lexus GX 460

2020 Acura MDX


2020 Lexus GX

Starting MSRP

3.5L V6

Standard Engine

4.6L V8

EPA-Estimated city/highway/combined MPG


Rows of Seating

68.4 cubic feet

Cargo Capacity

64.7 cubic feet

Hybrid Configuration


2020 Acura MDX vs. Lexus GX 460

If you are in the market for a new seven-passenger luxury sport utility vehicle to upgrade your drives throughout Milford and beyond, you’ve certainly considered the 2020 Acura MDX. Curious how it sizes up against competitors like the 2020 Lexus GX 460? Refer to the following guide where we’ve made it easy for you to compare the Acura MDX vs. Lexus GX features like fuel economy, interior features, and overall price.

Acura MDX vs. Lexus GX: Fuel Economy

Taking a look at the Acura MDX vs. Lexus GX comparison chart above, you’ll note the Lexus V8 under the hood. While this GX base model engine barely edges out the MDX at 301 hp compared to the MDX 290-hp V6, it’s an advantageous trade-off: the MDX EPA-estimated fuel economy with FWD is as follows.

  • 20 city mpg**
  • 27 highway mpg**
  • 23 combined mpg**

For a bit more horsepower on the Lexus, you’re sacrificing significant fuel efficiency:

  • 15 city mpg
  • 19 highway mpg
  • 16 combined mpg

Additionally, you can get even more efficient fuel economy for driving across New Haven if you opt for the available Acura MDX Sport Hybrid configuration with an EPA-estimated 26 city mpg and 27 highway mpg**. Lexus does not offer a GX hybrid.

Acura MDX vs. Lexus GX 460: Price

Taking into consideration the fuel ratings mentioned above, it’s clear to see the Acura MDX is a more affordable and capable vehicle. Across the available 2020 models, here’s how the Acura MDX vs. Lexus GX price points compare on these SUVs:

  • MDX with Standard Package- $44,500*
  • MDX with Technology Package– $49,500*
  • MDX with Entertainment Package- $53,500*
  • MDX with A-Spec® Package- $55,000*
  • MDX with Advance Package- $56,250*
  • GX 460- $53,000*
  • GX 460 Premium- $55,790*
  • GX 460 Luxury- $64,265*

Acura MDX vs. Lexus GX: Interior

When you compare the Acura MDX vs. Lexus GX 460, you find that both of these SUVs can seat up to seven passengers amongst their three rows— but only the MDX provides a very spacious cargo capacity of 68.4 cubic feet so you can transport all you need around Fairfield. Additionally, you’ll enjoy these interior Acura MDX features:

  • On Demand Multi-Use Display™
  • Two-driver automatic seat memory system
  • One-touch smart-slide third-row seat accessibility
  • Full leather interior
  • Power moonroof
  • And so much more!

Find Your Acura MDX at Acura of Milford

Comparing Acura MDX vs. Lexus GX SUVs allows you to see all the ways in which the 2020 Acura MDX shines. If you’re ready to learn about the offers and incentives that will make bringing home a new Acura MDX to your Bridgeport driveway more affordable than ever, contact us today. Be sure to browse our other Acura MDX comparisons for more helpful guides like this one!

*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.

**Based on 2020 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid only) and other factors.

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