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2016 Lexus RX 350 vs. 2016 Lexus RX 450h Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Lexus RX 350 offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Lexus RX 450h. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Lexus RX 350 and the Lexus RX 450h.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Lexus RX 350 as you will with the Lexus RX 450h, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

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). Clearly, the Lexus RX 350 is a better financial choice over the Lexus RX 450h, when considering MSRP. 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 Lexus RX 350 and the Lexus RX 450h have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Lexus RX 350 is about the same width as the Lexus RX 450h. When looking at overall length, the Lexus RX 350 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Lexus RX 450h.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Lexus RX 350 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Lexus RX 450h.

Handling
The Lexus RX 350 has a significantly larger turning radius than the Lexus RX 450h, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the Lexus RX 350 will do just as well as the Lexus RX 450h, since they have about the same towing capacity. The Lexus RX 350 has a little more horsepower than the Lexus RX 450h.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Lexus RX 350 and the Lexus RX 450h. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Lexus RX 350 as you will in the Lexus RX 450h.

Warranty
The Lexus RX 350 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lexus RX 450h.

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2016 Lexus
RX 350

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MSRP*: $41,900 - $49,125

2016 Lexus
RX 450h

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MSRP*: $52,235 - $57,045
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Low APR Loan: As low as 1.90% As low as 1.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 2.40% As low as 2.76%
City MPG: 19 - 20 30 - 31
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 26 - 28 28 - 30
Engine(s): V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $39,177 - $45,954 $49,101 - $53,622

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