2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe vs. 2021 Lexus RX 350 | NewCars.com

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2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe vs. 2021 Lexus RX 350 Review

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2021 Jeep
Wrangler Unlimited 4xe

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2021 Lexus
RX 350

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MSRP*
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$49,805 to $53,505
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$45,220 to $52,500
Invoice* $47,951 to $51,436 $42,279 to $49,089
MPG - City N/A 19 - 20
MPG - Hwy N/A 26 - 27
Engine(s) Inline-4 V-6
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested ****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested ****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**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 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe than in the Lexus RX 350. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe and the Lexus RX 350.

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 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe 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. The Destination Charge for the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe is much higher than that for the Lexus RX 350.

Dimensions
The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe is a little narrower than the Lexus RX 350, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe is slightly shorter than the Lexus RX 350, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Lexus RX 350.

Handling
The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe 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 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe will do just as well as the Lexus RX 350, since they have about the same towing capacity. The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe 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 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe and the Lexus RX 350. With the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Lexus RX 350.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Lexus RX 350.