2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio vs. 2020 Lexus RX 350: Compare reviews, safety ratings, fuel economy, etc.

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2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio vs. 2020 Lexus RX 350 Review

New 2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio

2020 Alfa Romeo
Stelvio

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New 2020 Lexus RX 350

2020 Lexus
RX 350

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MSRP*
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$41,400 to $80,500
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$44,150 to $51,750
Invoice* $39,378 to $75,350 $41,281 to $48,388
MPG - City 17 - 22 19 - 20
MPG - Hwy 23 - 29 26 - 27
Engine(s) Inline-4, V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested **** - *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested ****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Lexus RX 350 than in the Alfa Romeo Stelvio, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Lexus RX 350 will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Alfa Romeo Stelvio.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Alfa Romeo Stelvio as you will with the Lexus RX 350, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Alfa Romeo Stelvio will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Lexus RX 350. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Alfa Romeo Stelvio is much higher than that for the Lexus RX 350.

Dimensions
The Alfa Romeo Stelvio is about the same width as the Lexus RX 350. The Alfa Romeo Stelvio is slightly shorter than the Lexus RX 350, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Alfa Romeo Stelvio transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Lexus RX 350.

Performance
With the Lexus RX 350, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than with the Alfa Romeo Stelvio. The Alfa Romeo Stelvio has a little less horsepower than the Lexus RX 350.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Alfa Romeo Stelvio and the Lexus RX 350. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Alfa Romeo Stelvio as you will in the Lexus RX 350.

Warranty
The Alfa Romeo Stelvio comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lexus RX 350.