2024 Lexus NX vs. 2024 Lexus RX

2024 Lexus NX 350 Driving on Highway
2024 Lexus NX


2024 Lexus RX
$40,605 MSRP

Starting Price

$49,950 MSRP
5 passengers

Seating Capacity

5-7 passengers
22.7 cubic feet

Base Cargo Capacity

29.6 cubic feet
203 hp 2.5L 4-Cylinder engine

Base Engine

275 hp 2.4L Turbo 4-Cylinder engine
Up to 41 city / 37 highway MPG

Fuel Economy

Up to 37 city / 34 highway MPG
10 or 17 speakers


12 or 21 speakers

The Lexus SUV lineup has something to offer just about every Belleair and St. Petersburg driver. It can be hard to narrow down which one is best for you until you compare the Lexus NX and RX. Learn about the Lexus NX vs. Lexus RX specs and features with Lexus of Clearwater. Once you compare the Lexus NX vs. RX you’ll have a better idea of what the road ahead holds for you! 



Lexus NX vs. Lexus RX Specs: Interior Dimensions and Features

No matter which SUV you choose in Lexus NX vs. RX, you can be sure that both interiors will be well-equipped with high-end features you’ll love for your commute from Palm Harbor. The main difference you’ll see inside is the size. While both options offer ample seating for five, the Lexus RX has the option of adding a third row of seating. Because of that it also has more cargo space: 

Lexus NX Interior:

  • 41.0 inches / 36.1 inches front / rear legroom
  • 22.7 cubic feet / 46.9 cubic feet of cargo space (seats up / down)
  • 10-speaker sound system
  • Optional17-speakerr Mark Levinson® Sound System

Lexus RX Interior:

  • 44.1 inches / 38 inches front / rear legroom
  • 29.6 cubic feet / 46.2 cubic feet of cargo space (seats up / down in the 2-row trim level)
  • 12-speaker sound system
  • Optional 21-speaker Mark Levinson® Sound System

Lexus NX vs. Lexus RX Specs: Performance

When you compare the Lexus NX vs. RX, you’ll find two SUVs that can more than keep pace with the competition. Again, the differences come down to size. Since the RX is the larger option, it requires more engine power. A standard turbo engine helps the Lexus RX, and hybrid options for both models, mean that it’s easy to prioritize fuel economy, no matter which SUV you choose. 

Lexus NX Performance:

  • Standard 2.5L inline four-cylinder engine
  • Standard 203 hp
  • Standard 184 lb-ft of torque
  • Standard 8-speed automatic transmission
  • Up to 41/37 (city/highway) mpg on hybrid configuration

Lexus RX Performance:

  • Standard 2.4L Turbo inline four-cylinder engine
  • Standard 275 hp
  • Standard 317 lb-ft of torque
  • Standard 8-speed automatic transmission
  • Up to 37/34 (city/highway) mpg on hybrid configuration

2024 Lexus NX vs. RX: Safety

When it comes to your family, safety is paramount. That’s why both vehicles are equipped with the advanced Lexus Safety System+ 3.0, which gives you the following features: 

  • Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection and Intersection Support
  • Lane Tracing Assist
  • Road Sign Assist
  • All-Speed Dynamic Radar Cruise Control with Curve Speed Management
  • Intelligent High Beams
  • Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist
  • And more!

Compare the Lexus NX and RX at Lexus of Clearwater Today!

If you’re ready to experience how the Lexus NX and RX compare first-hand, join us at Lexus of Clearwater for test drives! Shop our Lexus SUV inventory to find the models on our lot you’d like to test drive, then contact us or stop by to choose your next luxury SUV. 


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