2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe vs. 2021 Lexus RX 350L | NewCars.com

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2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe vs. 2021 Lexus RX 350L Review

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2021 Jeep
Wrangler Unlimited 4xe

MSRP*: $51,525 to $55,225
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2021 Lexus
RX 350L

MSRP*: $48,050 to $55,450
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Invoice* $47,951 to $51,436 $44,928 to $51,847
MPG - City Info not available 18 - 19 MPG
MPG - Hwy Info not available 25 - 26 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 6 seats
Cargo Space 67.4 ft3 58.5 ft3
Engine 375-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Plug-In Electric/Gas) 290-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 375 hp 290 hp
Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs Info not available
Exterior Length 188.4 in 196.9 in
Exterior Width 73.8 in 74.6 in
Leg Room Front 40.8 in
Rear 38.2 in
Front 41.4 in
Rear 30.9 in
Head Room Front 40.7 - 42.8 in
Rear 40.2 - 42.6 in
Front 38.7 - 39.8 in
Rear 37.9 - 38.5 in
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Info not available ****
Frontal Crash Rating** Info not available ****
Side Crash Rating** Info not available *****

**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
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe than in the Lexus RX 350L. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe and the Lexus RX 350L.

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). The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe is somewhat more expensive than the Lexus RX 350L. 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 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe is much higher than that for the Lexus RX 350L.

Dimensions
The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe is a little narrower than the Lexus RX 350L, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe is slightly shorter than the Lexus RX 350L, which may make it easier to park.

Handling
The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Lexus RX 350L, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe has a little more horsepower than the Lexus RX 350L.

Powertrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Lexus RX 350L.

Utility
The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe has less seating than the Lexus RX 350L, making the Lexus RX 350L the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Lexus RX 350L.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Lexus RX 350L.