2022 Alfa Romeo Stelvio vs. 2022 Lexus RX 450hL | NewCars.com

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2022 Alfa Romeo Stelvio vs. 2022 Lexus RX 450hL Review

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2022 Alfa Romeo
Stelvio

MSRP*: $45,550 to $84,650
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2022 Lexus
RX 450hL

MSRP*: $52,110 to $58,110
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MPG - City 17 - 22 MPG 29 MPG
MPG - Hwy 23 - 29 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 6 seats
Cargo Space 56.5 ft3 34.1 ft3
Engine
  • 280-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 505-hp, 2.9-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 308-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T Continuously Variable
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 280 - 505 hp 308 hp
Exterior Length 184.6 - 185.1 in 196.9 in
Exterior Width 74.9 - 77.0 in 74.6 in
Leg Room Front 36.6 in
Rear 31.9 in
Front 41.4 in
Rear 30.9 in
Head Room Front 40.2 in
Rear 38.9 in
Front 38.7 - 39.8 in
Rear 37.9 - 38.5 in

*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
The Alfa Romeo Stelvio offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Lexus RX 450hL. The Lexus RX 450hL 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 450hL, 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 450hL.

Dimensions
The Alfa Romeo Stelvio is about the same width as the Lexus RX 450hL. If you go with the Alfa Romeo Stelvio, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Lexus RX 450hL.

Performance
The Alfa Romeo Stelvio has a little less horsepower than the Lexus RX 450hL.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Alfa Romeo Stelvio transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Lexus RX 450hL.

Utility
The Alfa Romeo Stelvio has less seating than the Lexus RX 450hL, making the Lexus RX 450hL the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. With the Alfa Romeo Stelvio, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Lexus RX 450hL.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Alfa Romeo Stelvio than that of the Lexus RX 450hL.