2020 INFINITI QX60 vs. 2021 Lexus NX 300h | NewCars.com

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2020 INFINITI QX60 vs. 2021 Lexus NX 300h Review

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2020 INFINITI
QX60

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2021 Lexus
NX 300h

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MSRP*
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$44,350 to $52,250
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$40,160 to $46,910
Invoice* $41,911 to $49,377 $37,751 to $44,096
MPG - City 19 - 20 33
MPG - Hwy 26 - 27 N/A
Engine(s) V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 7 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/60,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** **** ****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the INFINITI QX60 than in the Lexus NX 300h. The INFINITI QX60 will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Lexus NX 300h.

Convenience
The INFINITI QX60 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Lexus NX 300h, 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). The INFINITI QX60 is somewhat more expensive than the Lexus NX 300h. 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 INFINITI QX60 and the Lexus NX 300h have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the INFINITI QX60 is much wider than the Lexus NX 300h, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the INFINITI QX60, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Lexus NX 300h.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the INFINITI QX60 does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Lexus NX 300h.

Handling
The INFINITI QX60 has a larger turning radius than the Lexus NX 300h, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the INFINITI QX60 is clearly the choice over the Lexus NX 300h for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the INFINITI QX60 greatly out-muscles the Lexus NX 300h.

Utility
The INFINITI QX60 offers greater seating capacity than the Lexus NX 300h, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the INFINITI QX60, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Lexus NX 300h.

Warranty
The basic warranty for the INFINITI QX60 offers a little more coverage than the basic warranty of the Lexus NX 300h.