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2016 Dodge Durango vs. 2016 Lexus RX 350 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Dodge Durango offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Lexus RX 350. The Lexus RX 350 will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Dodge Durango.

Convenience
The Dodge Durango requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Lexus RX 350, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Dodge Durango will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Lexus RX 350. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Dodge Durango and the Lexus RX 350 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Dodge Durango is a little wider than the Lexus RX 350, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Dodge Durango, which is slightly longer than the Lexus RX 350.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Dodge Durango and the Lexus RX 350 are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Dodge Durango has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Lexus RX 350, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Dodge Durango is clearly the choice over the Lexus RX 350 for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Dodge Durango and the Lexus RX 350.

Utility
The Dodge Durango offers greater seating capacity than the Lexus RX 350, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Dodge Durango, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Lexus RX 350.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Dodge Durango is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Lexus RX 350.

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2016 Dodge
Durango

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MSRP*: $30,495 - $44,595

2016 Lexus
RX 350

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MSRP*: $41,900 - $49,125
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 0.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.02% As low as 2.40%
City MPG: 14 - 19 19 - 20
Highway MPG: 22 - 27 26 - 28
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $30,305 - $42,889 $39,177 - $45,954

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.