2024 Lexus NX 350h vs. 2024 Toyota 4Runner Review

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2024 Lexus
NX 350h

MSRP*: $43,465 to $49,605
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2024 Toyota

MSRP*: $40,705 to $55,170
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MPG - City 41 MPG 16 MPG
MPG - Hwy 37 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 - 7 seats
Cargo Space 46.9 ft3 88.8 - 89.7 ft3
  • 240-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
  • 270-hp, 4.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Continuously Variable Automatic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 240 hp 270 hp
Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 5,000 lbs
Exterior Length 183.5 in 190.2 - 191.3 in
Exterior Width 73.4 in 75.8 in
Leg Room Front 41.0 in
Rear 36.1 in
Front 41.7 in
Rear 32.9 in
Head Room Front 37.1 - 38.3 in
Rear 38.1 - 38.5 in
Front 38.6 - 39.3 in
Rear 38.6 in

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Comparison Review

Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Lexus NX 350h than in the Toyota 4Runner. The Toyota 4Runner will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Lexus NX 350h.

The Lexus NX 350h requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Toyota 4Runner, making it more convenient to drive.

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 Lexus NX 350h or the Toyota 4Runner, it's going to cost you about the same.

Since the Lexus NX 350h is much slimmer than the Toyota 4Runner, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. The Lexus NX 350h is slightly shorter than the Toyota 4Runner, which may make it easier to park.

The Lexus NX 350h has a larger turning radius than the Toyota 4Runner, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

In terms of towing capacity, the Toyota 4Runner is clearly the choice over the Lexus NX 350h for pulling heavy loads. The Lexus NX 350h has a little less horsepower than the Toyota 4Runner.

The Lexus NX 350h has much lower torque than the Toyota 4Runner, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Lexus NX 350h and the Toyota 4Runner. The Lexus NX 350h has significantly less cargo capacity than the Toyota 4Runner.