Lexus RX 330 vs Lexus RX 350 Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2006 Lexus RX 330
AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$8,062
104 listings nationwide
3 GREAT deals
13 GOOD deals

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2017 Lexus RX 350
AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$37,185
312 listings nationwide
26 GREAT deals
68 GOOD deals

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2006 Lexus RX 330
AWD

The RX's success continued in its eighth year of production, combining a smooth and responsive ride and fine Lexus details within a desirable SUV exterior. This was the final productio...

2017 Lexus RX 350
AWD
Michael Perkins Test Drive Review:

With the new option of the F Sport package for front-wheel-drive RX 350s, the package is now available to the whole RX lineup. Likewise, standard inclusion of the Safety System + Packa...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 7
  • Technology 6
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 7

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2006 Lexus RX 330
AWD
30
writes:
Impressed with the handling and smooth ride.
Looks/Style Ranked 2014 Lexus RX 350 AWD worse.
"I dont really like the grill treatment of the RX350."
Value Ranked 2014 Lexus RX 350 AWD worse.
"The RX330 is going to cost less than the RX350 in todays dollars, making it the better value. "
105
2006 Lexus RX 330 AWDReview:

Fabulous! — My favorite car so far!! I love my lexus. It is a very comfortable ride especially with the Michel...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

25
2006 Lexus RX 330 AWDReview:

Great Car With Miles And Miles To Go. (i Just Broke In :o) — Great car for wife & I; for sale because I bought a new one. I have been disabled for 12 years and ...

Primary Use: Family transportation

2017 Lexus RX 350
AWD
130
writes:
well-rounded car. but seats only 5. could have been the best in the class if a bit longer to accommodate 3rd...
10
writes:
Super safety features. Liked the trim package.
Back Seats Ranked 2016 Lexus RX 350 F Sport AWD worse.
"They were the same, but the survey doesnt allow you to say that."
Value Ranked 2016 Lexus RX 350 F Sport AWD worse.
"Dealer loaner with low miles and a great warrantee. "
20
writes:
Love this car just not the new style inside and out. Lexus IS ruining this suv
Looks/Style Ranked 2017 Audi Q5 2.0T quattro Premium Plus AWD worse.
"I don’t. That’s why I bought the Audi this time "
Front Seats Ranked 2017 Audi Q5 2.0T quattro Premium Plus AWD worse.
"Used to have arm rests, comfort, pickup power, design"

Specs

2006 Lexus RX 330
AWD
2017 Lexus RX 350
AWD
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
22 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 19 gal 19.2 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
223 hp @ 5,600 RPM
295 hp @ 6,300 RPM
Torque
238 lb-ft @ 3,600 RPM
267 lb-ft @ 4,700 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.8:1
11.8:1
Displacement
3,300 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.62 in x 3.27 in
3.7 in x 3.27 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Standard
Driver Airbag Optional Standard
Passenger Airbag Optional Standard
Front Side Airbags Optional Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Optional 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
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional --
Leather Seats Optional --
Air Conditioning Optional Standard
CD Player Optional Standard
CD Changer Optional --
Cassette Player Optional --
Radio Optional Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard
Driver Power Seats Optional Standard
Passenger Power Seats Optional Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.5 in 44.1 in
Back Legroom 36.4 in 38 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 38.3 cu ft 18.4 cu ft
Standard Payload 1,180 lbs --
Maximum Payload 1,180 lbs 1,050 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 186.2 in 192.5 in
Width 72.6 in 74.6 in
Height 66.1 in 67.7 in
Wheelbase 106.9 in 109.8 in

Available Options

2006 Lexus RX 330
AWD
2017 Lexus RX 350
AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Atomic Silver
  • Autumn Shimmer
  • Caviar
  • Eminent White Pearl
  • Matador Red Mica
  • Nebula Gray Pearl
  • Nightfall Mica
  • Obsidian
  • Satin Cashmere Metallic
  • Silver Lining Metallic

Option Packages

  • Running Boards
  • 12.3" Navigation System
  • 12.3" Navigation System with Mark Levinson Audio
  • 8" Navigation System
  • 8" Navigation System with Mark Levinson Audio
  • Luxury Package
  • Premium Package
  • Rear-Seat Entertainment System
  • Color Heads-Up Display
  • Panoramic-View Monitor with Blind-Spot Monitor
  • Premium Triple-Beam LED Headlamps
  • Blind-Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Intuitive Parking Assist
  • Power-Folding Heated Rear Seats
  • Heated and Ventilated Front Seats
  • Panoramic Moonroof
  • Power Tilt & Slide Moonroof
  • Tow Hitch with Ball Mount
  • Wheels: 20" X 8" Split 5-Spoke Dark Silver

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