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2016 Lexus RX 450h vs. 2017 Lexus RX 350 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat may find themselves a little more cramped in the Lexus RX 450h than the Lexus RX 350. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Lexus RX 450h and the Lexus RX 350.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Lexus RX 450h as you will with the Lexus RX 350, 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). The Lexus RX 450h is somewhat more expensive 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 Lexus RX 450h and the Lexus RX 350 have similar Destination Charges.

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

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Lexus RX 450h doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Lexus RX 350.

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

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

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

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Compare the 2016 Lexus RX 450h and the 2017 Lexus RX 350.

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2016 Lexus
RX 450h

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MSRP*: $52,235 - $57,045

2017 Lexus
RX 350

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MSRP*: $43,020 - $50,320
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 2.40% As low as 4.08%
City MPG: 30 - 31
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
19 - 20
Highway MPG: 28 - 30 26 - 27
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*: $49,101 - $53,622 $40,222 - $47,048

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.