Acura RDX vs INFINITI QX50 Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2021 Acura RDX
FWD
MSRP
$38,400
Invoice
$36,458
Average Price Paid
$37,039
184 listings nationwide

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2021 INFINITI QX50
Autograph AWD
MSRP
$56,950
Invoice
$53,817
Average Price Paid
$55,293
91 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2021 Acura RDX
FWD
Fair Price
$37,931
Good Price
$35,816
Great Price
$34,606
2021 INFINITI QX50
Autograph AWD
Fair Price
$56,288
Good Price
$52,982
Great Price
$51,091

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Acura RDX
FWD
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

When Acura last redesigned the RDX for the 2019 model year, the company began a transformation that is now accelerating with the debut of the all-new 2021 TLX sedan and soon-to-arrive ...

2021 INFINITI QX50
Autograph AWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

Though it’s the smallest and least expensive crossover in the Infiniti lineup, the QX50 carries advanced technology, both under its hood and elsewhere. The 2021 model year sees mild up...

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  • Look and Feel 9
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 6
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 9
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Specs

2021 Acura RDX
FWD
2021 INFINITI QX50
Autograph AWD
Powertrain 10-Speed Automatic Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
22 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
28 MPG
28 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.1 gal 16 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
272 hp @ 6,500 RPM
268 hp @ 5,600 RPM
Torque
280 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
280 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.8:1
8:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.39 in x 3.38 in
3.31 in x 3.55 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 4 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Rollover 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42 in 39.6 in
Back Legroom 38 in 38.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 29.5 cu ft 31.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,001 lbs 975 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,500 lbs 3,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 186.6 in 184.7 in
Width 74.8 in 85.1 in
Height 65.7 in 66 in
Wheelbase 108.3 in 110.2 in

Available Options

2021 Acura RDX
FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Fathom Blue Pearl
  • Gunmetal Metallic
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Majestic Black Pearl
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Performance Red Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
2021 INFINITI QX50
Autograph AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Dynamic Sunstone Red
  • Graphite Shadow
  • Hermosa Blue
  • Liquid Platinum
  • Majestic White
  • Mineral Black
  • Mocha Almond
  • [E09] Exclusive Paint - Dynamic Sunstone Red
  • [E10-1] Special Paint - Majestic White
  • [E10-2] Special Paint - Mocha Almond

Option Packages

  • [B94] Accent Package
  • [E10-3] Special Paint - Mineral Black
  • [X01] Premium White Leather Package

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