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Lexus NX
2022 Lexus NX
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Lexus RX
2021 Lexus RX
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2021 Toyota Highlander
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Overview

Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Transmission
8-speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 27 MPG
Hwy: 34 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.9 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
8 seater
Trunk Volume
69 ft³
Trunk Volume
N/A
Trunk Volume
N/A

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
3.5L V6 Gas
3.5L V6 Gas
Horsepower
203 hp @ 6600 rpm
295 hp @ 6300 rpm
295 hp @ 6600 rpm
Torque
184 lb-ft @ 5000 rpm
267 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
263 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
Transmission
8-speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
N/A
4,222 lbs
4,145 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
N/A
3,500 lbs
5,000 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
30 MPG
23 MPG
24 MPG
City
27 MPG
20 MPG
21 MPG
Highway
34 MPG
27 MPG
29 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
N/A
7.8 Tons/yr
7.5 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
14.5 gallons
19.2 gallons
17.9 gallons
Cruising Range City
N/A
384 miles
375.9 miles
Cruising Range Highway
N/A
518.4 miles
519.1 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
N/A
192.5 in
194.9 in
Height
N/A
67.7 in
68.1 in
Max Width
N/A
74.6 in
76 in
Front Width
N/A
64.4 in
65.3 in
Rear Width
N/A
64 in
65.4 in
Wheelbase
N/A
109.8 in
112.2 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
8 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
N/A
44.1 in
42 in
Front Seat Headroom
N/A
39.4 in
41.2 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
N/A
57.8 in
59 in
Front Seat Hip Room
N/A
56.6 in
57.2 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
N/A
38 in
41 in
Rear Seat Headroom
N/A
39.1 in
39.4 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
N/A
57.6 in
58.7 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
N/A
56.1 in
57 in
Third Row Leg Room
N/A
N/A
27.7 in
Third Row Headroom
N/A
N/A
36.1 in
Third Row Shoulder Room
N/A
N/A
55 in
Third Row Hip Room
N/A
N/A
45.6 in

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
69 ft³
N/A
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 1
N/A
32.6 ft³
84.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
N/A
16 ft³
48.4 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
N/A
16 ft³
16 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
N/A
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
N/A
45.2 ft
37.4 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
N/A
18" x 8"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
N/A
18" x 8"
18" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
N/A
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
N/A
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
N/A
P235/65VR18
P235/65VR18
Rear Tire
N/A
P235/65VR18
P235/65VR18
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Atomic Silver
  • Caviar
  • Eminent White Pearl
  • Matador Red Mica
  • Moonbeam Beige Metallic
  • Nebula Gray Pearl
  • Nightfall Mica
  • Nori Green Pearl
  • Obsidian
  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Blueprint
  • Celestial Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Opulent Amber

Standard Interior Materials

N/A
  • Birch, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Birch, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Birch, Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim
  • Black, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Black, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Black, Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim
  • Glazed Caramel, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Glazed Caramel, Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim
  • Parchment, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Parchment, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Parchment, Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim
  • Black, Fabric Seat Trim
  • Graphite, Fabric Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Not Available
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
MP3 Player
Not Available
Standard
Not Available

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Sun/Moonroof
Not Available
Optional
Not Available

Comfort

Head-Up Display
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Navigation System
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Power Liftgate
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Not Available
Standard
Standard
A/C
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Climate Control
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Cruise Control
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Hands-Free Liftgate
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Heated Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Heated Rear Seat(s)
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Remote Engine Start
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Seat Memory
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Rear A/C
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Keyless Start
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Telematics
Not Available
Standard
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Standard
Standard
ABS
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Not Available
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A
Overall Rating
N/A
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Not Available

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
N/A
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
N/A
6 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
N/A
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
1 Years / 10,000 Miles
2 Years / 25,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
N/A
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
2 Years / Unlimited Miles