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2018 Acura MDX vs. 2018 Lexus GX

The 2018 Acura MDX and the 2018 Lexus GX might both be popular luxury crossovers, but the Acura MDX is a smarter choice if you’re searching for the following:

  • Lower starting price
  • More luxurious features
  • Better fuel economy

Starting Price and Efficiency

The MDX and the GX 460 are both equipped with automatic climate control and front power-adjustable seating, but the MDX comes in at thousands less than the Lexus GX 460 price.

  • 2018 Acura MDX Base – $44,200 MSRP*
  • 2018 Lexus GX 460 – $52,155 MSRP

It even costs less than the 2018 BMW X5. On top of that, the MDX will save you money on fuel costs as Evanston, IL gas stations:

  • 2018 Acura MDX Base
    • Fuel Economy (City) – 19 mpg**
    • Fuel Economy (Highway) – 27 mpg**
    • Fuel Economy (Combined) – 22 mpg**
  • 2018 Lexus GX 460
    • Fuel Economy (City) – 15 mpg
    • Fuel Economy (Highway) – 18 mpg
    • Fuel Economy (Combined) – 16 mpg

BMW vs. Acura SUV: Standard Features

You might expect the new Acura MDX to be lacking in premium standard features, but it actually comes better-equipped in the base trim than the Lexus GX:

  • Heated Front Seats
  • Rear-Seat Climate Control
  • Leather-Trimmed Seating

2018 Acura MDX Driving

2018 Acura MDX Entertainment

Experience the MDX in Downtown Chicago

Compare the Acura MDX to the BMW X5 or Audi Q7 at McGrath Acura of Downtown Chicago. We’re easy to reach via Interstate 290 from Oak Brook, IL. Our customer service team is happy to go over Acura MDX performance. Contact us today to schedule a test drive in the new MDX.


*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 2018 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.

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1301 N Elston Ave. Chicago, IL


Phone: 773-830-3434

1301 N Elston Ave. Chicago, IL


Phone: 888-248-7691

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McGrath Acura of Downtown Chicago
1301 N Elston Ave.
Chicago, IL, 60642 United States
McGrath Acura of Downtown Chicago 41.9050055, -87.6589445.