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2022 INFINITI QX50 vs. 2022 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Review

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2022 INFINITI
QX50

MSRP*: $39,150 to $57,100
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2022 Toyota
Highlander Hybrid

MSRP*: $39,555 to $51,460
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MPG - City 22 - 23 MPG 35 - 36 MPG
MPG - Hwy 28 - 29 MPG 34 - 35 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 7 - 8 seats
Cargo Space 64.4 - 65.1 ft3 84.3 ft3
Engine
  • 268-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 243-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
Transmission Continuously Variable Continuously Variable
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 268 hp 243 hp
Towing Capacity 3,000 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 184.7 in 194.9 in
Exterior Width 74.9 in 76.0 in
Leg Room Front 39.6 in
Rear 38.7 in
Front 42.0 in
Rear 41.0 in
Head Room Front 40.0 - 41.0 in
Rear 38.4 - 39.1 in
Front 38.4 - 41.2 in
Rear 37.1 - 39.4 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
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Toyota Highlander Hybrid than in the INFINITI QX50, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Toyota Highlander Hybrid will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the INFINITI QX50.

Convenience
With the Toyota Highlander Hybrid, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the INFINITI QX50, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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). Whether you pick the INFINITI QX50 or the Toyota Highlander Hybrid, it's going to cost you about the same.

Dimensions
The INFINITI QX50 is a little narrower than the Toyota Highlander Hybrid, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. If you go with the INFINITI QX50, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Toyota Highlander Hybrid.

Handling
The INFINITI QX50 has a smaller turning radius than the Toyota Highlander Hybrid, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The INFINITI QX50 has a little more horsepower than the Toyota Highlander Hybrid.

Powertrain
Due to its much higher torque, the INFINITI QX50 does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Toyota Highlander Hybrid.

Utility
The INFINITI QX50 has less seating than the Toyota Highlander Hybrid, making the Toyota Highlander Hybrid the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The INFINITI QX50 has significantly less cargo capacity than the Toyota Highlander Hybrid.