2021 Lexus NX vs. 2021 Lexus RX

2021 Lexus NX vs. 2021 Lexus RX
2021 Lexus NX


2021 Lexus RX
$37,510 MSRP

Starting Price

$45,070 MSRP
5 passengers

Seating Capacity

5-7 passengers
54.5 cubic feet

Base Cargo Capacity

32.7 cubic feet
235 hp 2.0L 4-Cylinder

Base Engine

295 hp 3.5L V6
22/28 city/highway MPG

Fuel Economy

20/27 city/highway MPG


If you’re interested in a Lexus SUV in Voorhees or Moorestown? Compare the 2021 Lexus NX and 2021 Lexus RX when it comes to the interior dimensions, performance specs, and safety to see which is the better option for you, then be sure togive us a callat Lexus of Cherry Hill to schedule a test drive and see these models in person!

Lexus NX vs. RX Interior Specs

The 2021 Lexus NX is a more compact luxury SUV that can comfortably seat five passengers. Additional specs include:

  • 42.8 inches / 36.1 inches front / rear legroom
  • 17.7 cubic feet / 54.5 cubic feet of cargo space (seats down / up)
  • 8-speaker sound system
  • Optional 10- or 14- speaker Mark Levinson® Clari-Fi Sound System

The 2021 Lexus RX can seat five passengers and offers the optional third row for a total of seven seats. When it comes to the Lexus RX dimensions, you’re getting more volume as well as more speakers to fill out the space:

  • 44.1 inches / 38 inches of legroom (front / rear)
  • 16 cubic feet / 32.7 cubic feet of cargo space (seats down / up in the entry-level trim)
  • 9-speaker sound system
  • Optional 12-speaker Lexus Premium Sound System
  • Optional 15-speaker Mark Levinson® Sound System

Lexus NX vs. RX Performance Specs

The 2021 Lexus NX offers the standard front-wheel drive and available all-wheel drive, a standard 2.0L inline four-cylinder engine, and the following standard engine specs:

  • 235 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque
  • 6-speed automatic transmission
  • 22/28 city/highway mpg

The 2021 Lexus RX also has standard front-wheel drive and available all-wheel drive, a standard 3.5L V6 engine, and the following standard engine specs:

  • 295 hp and 268 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission
  • 20/27 city/highway mpg

Lexus NX vs. RX Safety

While both models have safety features like door mirrors with integrated turn signals and LED headlights, there are some differences in safety to note for your Cherry Hill and Merchantville drives:

  • The NX features a Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Lane Tracing Assist, Road Sign Assist, All-Speed Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Intelligent High Beams, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, and much more!
  • The RX has safety features like the Vehicle Dynamics Integrated Management, Intuitive Parking Assist with Auto Braking and Rear Cross-Traffic Braking, Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, and much more!

Compare Lexus NX vs. RX Models in Mt. Laurel!

If you’re still torn and want to further compare the Lexus NX and RX, visit our dealership! We’ll help you compare both luxury vehicles to help you find the one that’s best suited for you. Browse our inventory and explore our current new Lexus NXandLexus RX models for sale at Lexus of Cherry Hill today.

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