2019 Acura TLX

2019 Acura TLX



2019 Acura TLX vs. 2019 INFINITI Q50

2019 Acura TLX


2.4L I4 i-VTEC®


2.0L I4
206 hp


208 hp
23 mpg city/33 mpg highway**

Fuel Efficiency

23 mpg city/30 mpg highway**
14.3 cubic feet

Cargo Space

13.2 cubic feet

Apple CarPlay™


When you compare luxury sedans like the 2019 Acura TLX and 2019 INFINITI Q50, you’ll see that both offer excellent technology features, strong performances, and advanced safety. However, when you look closely, you’ll see that one of these cars moves to the top of the list. Find out which with this TLX vs. Q50 comparison.

Price & Performance

2019 Acura TLX: This sedan runs on a 206-hp 2.4L I4 i-VTEC® engine, which earns it an EPA-estimated rating of 23 mpg city and 33 mpg highway**.

2019 INFINITI Q50: The 208-hp, 2.0L I4 engine of the Q50 falls slightly behind, earning a rating of just 30 mpg.

Even though the TLX offers a more efficient drive and a more powerful engine, it comes at a lower price, starting at $33,000 MSRP*, $2,550 lower than the starting price of the Q50.

2019 Acura TLX parked in driveway



When you’re looking for a luxury vehicle that can give you access to your favorite smartphone apps and ensure a comfortable ride, the TLX is worth checking out. The TLX interior provides Oak Park drivers with perforated Milano leather sport seats, Apple CarPlay™ integration, the option of a heated steering wheel and heated rear seats, and up to 14.3 cubic feet of cargo space.

The INFINITI doesn’t have smartphone integration but it offers INFINITI InTouch™, Remote services, INFINITI Personal Assistant®, and up to 13.2 cubic feet of cargo space.

interior dashboard of the 2019 Acura TLX



Both models have impressive safety features built in to keep you safer on Niles streets, but only the TLX earned 5-star crash test ratings across the board from the NHTSA***. While both vehicles have their own versions of a forward collision warning and lane keeping systems, they have some differences worth looking into:

  • 2019 Acura TLX: AcuraWatch™ driver assist technology: Adaptive Cruise Control, Collision Mitigation Braking System, Blind Spot Monitoring, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, and Road Departure Mitigation
  • 2019 INFINITI Q50: Forward emergency braking, Direct Adaptive Steering®, Active Lane Control, and Around View® Monitor with Moving Object Detection
2019 Acura TLX on road

Test Drive the Acura TLX at McGrath Acura of Downtown Chicago

Now that you’ve compared these luxury sedans, it’s clear that the TLX makes the most sense for your next vehicle purchase. To find out more about what the TLX offers or to set up a test drive in Chicago, contact us online.


*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge is $995 for sedans and $995 for SUVs. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.

**Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid only) and other factors.

***Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s New Car Assessment Program (www.safercar.gov). Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB).

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