Is the 2016 Lexus GX Price Justified by Its Offered Amenities?

March 4th, 2016 by

2016 Acura MDXConsumers looking for an ideal luxury vehicle may wonder what they’ll get for the 2016 Lexus GX price. Does the cost justify the amenities, or does a competing vehicle like the 2016 Acura MDX offer more for the money?

Comparing Prices

The Acura MDX lineup for 2016 includes a large assortment of trim levels to give drivers plenty of options to choose from, while the Lexus GX roster for 2016 only features three trims. The MDX also costs thousands less than the Lexus GX at all trim levels.

The Acura MDX trims and prices include:

  • 2016 MDX, MSRP $43,015*
  • 2016 MDX with AcuraWatch Plus, MSRP $44,515*
  • 2016 MDX SH-AWD, MSRP $45,015*
  • 2016 MDX SH-AWD with AcuraWatch Plus, MSRP $46,515*
  • 2016 MDX with Technology Package, MSRP $47,440*
  • 2016 MDX with Technology and AcuraWatch Plus Packages, MSRP $48,640*
  • 2016 MDX with Technology and Entertainment Packages, MSRP $49,440*
  • 2016 MDX SH-AWD with Technology Package, MSRP $49,440*
  • 2016 MDX with Technology, Entertainment, and AcuraWatch Plus Packages, MSRP $50,640*
  • 2016 MDX SH-AWD with Technology and AcuraWatch Plus Packages, MSRP $50,640*
  • 2016 MDX SH-AWD with Technology and Entertainment Packages, MSRP $51,440*
  • 2016 MDX SH-AWD with Technology, Entertainment, and AcuraWatch Plus Packages, MSRP $52,640*
  • 2016 MDX with Advance Package, MSRP $53,230*
  • 2016 MDX with Advance and Entertainment Packages, MSRP $55,230*
  • 2016 MDX SH-AWD with Advance Package, MSRP $55,230*
  • 2016 MDX SH-AWD with Advance and Entertainment Packages, MSRP $57,230*

The Lexus GX trim levels and prices are:

  • GX 460, MSRP beginning at $50,780
  • GX 460 Premium, MSRP beginning at $55,225
  • GX 460 Luxury, MSRP beginning at $62,155

Offered Amenities

In addition to amenities found in both the MDX and the GX 460, the MDX offers features at the base model level that either aren’t found in the GX 460 base trim at all or are only available as an optional upgrade, including:

  • Noise cancellation
  • Power liftgate
  • Leather-trimmed seats
  • Radio theft-deterrent system
  • Remote-activated perimeter lighting
  • Adaptive variable suspension
  • Rear seat climate controls (only offered as an optional upgrade in the GX 460)
  • Voice-activated controls for audio and Bluetooth wireless enabled devices (only offered as an optional upgrade in the GX 460)
  • Heated front seats (only offered as an optional upgrade in the GX 460)
  • Speed-sensing interval windshield wipers
  • Remote trunk release
  • Paddle shifters
  • Front armrest storage

Meet the MDX in Person

Drivers can further explore the exceptional 2016 Acura MDX at any Chicagoland Acura Dealers location. Contact or visit one of our associated dealerships today to take the MDX for a test drive.

*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license, or a $940 destination and handling charge. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor, and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.

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