2019 INFINITI QX50 in red


2019 Acura RDX in charcoal

2019 Acura RDX

2019 INFINITI QX50 vs. 2019 Acura RDX



2019 Acura RDX
$36,550 MSRP*

Starting Price

$37,400 MSRP
6-year/70,000-Mile Warranty

Powertrain Warranty

6-year/70,000-Mile Limited Warranty
24 mpg city/31 mpg highway

EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy

22 mpg city/28 mpg highway
268-hp 2.0L Variable Compression Turbo

Base Engine

272-hp 2.0L VTEC Turbo

Cincinnati, OH-area car shoppers in the market for a luxury crossover packed with the latest in safety and entertainment features will have come across the 2019 INFINITI QX50 and the 2019 Acura RDX. Both are top-rated crossovers worthy of praise, but only one vehicle will end up on your driveway. INFINITI of Northern Kentucky is comparing the Acura RDX vs. INFINITI QX50 to see which is better suited for your driving needs.

INFINITI vs. Acura: Price and Configurations

The INFINITI QX50 has six configurations with the base and top-of-the-line trim levels at a lower starting price than the Acura RDX, which has four packages available:

  • 2019 INFINITI QX50 PURE: Starting at $36,550 MSRP*
  • 2019 INFINITI QX50 Essential AWD: Starting at $45,150 MSRP*
  • 2019 Acura RDX Standard Package: Starting at $37,400 MSRP
  • 2019 Acura RDX Advance Package: Starting at $45,500 MSRP

INFINITI vs. Acura: Performance

When it comes to performance, both are impressive vehicles that people are excited to drive. There isn’t a massive difference between the two luxury crossovers. The new INFINITI QX50 comes equipped with the standard 268-hp 2.0L Variable Compression Turbo engine, and the 2019 RDX comes equipped with the 272-hp 2.0L VTEC Turbo engine. The Acura’s engine and horsepower may be stronger, but it’s subtle, and you’re paying more when you won’t see a difference when you’re behind the wheel.

2019 INFINITI QX50 close up of grille

INFINITI vs. Acura: Features

Both vehicles offer noteworthy entertainment, convenience, and safety features like 60/40 split folding rear seatbacks, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, a tilt and telescopic steering column, a Bluetooth® hands-free phone system, LATCH system, and Brake Assist.

However, there are lots of features available on the QX50 base trim, but not on the Acura RDX, which includes:

  • Intelligent Key with illuminated push button ignition
  • Center armrest storage compartment
  • Cargo net tie-down anchors in the cargo area
  • Front and rear carpeted floor mats
  • 8-way power adjustable front seats with driver power lumbar
  • INFINITI INTOUCH™ dual display system screens, LCD/VGA 8-inch, and 7-inch lower color vehicle-information displays
  • Rearview monitor
  • Manual anti-glare rearview mirror
  • Predictive Forward Collision Warning
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • And more!
2019 INFINITI QX50 interior in grey leather

Test Drive the INFINITI QX50 at INFINITI of Northern Kentucky

Are you ready to get behind the wheel of a dependable luxury crossover? Visit INFINITI of Northern Kentucky to test drive the 2019 INFINITI QX50. We’ll go over the configurations and features available, create a finance plan that fits within your budget, and go over the recommended maintenance plan. Contact us today with any questions you have, or continue your research on INFINITI models when you compare INFINITI vs. Lexus safety features, price range, and more in-depth.


Disclaimer: *Price is Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). MSRP excluding destination charge, tax, title, license and options. Dealer sets actual price.


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INFINITI of Northern Kentucky

1945 Dixie Hwy Fort Wright, KY

Phone: (859) 320-1000



Phone: (859) 320-1000

1945 Dixie Hwy Fort Wright, KY


Phone: (859) 320-1000

1945 Dixie Hwy Fort Wright, KY


Phone: (859) 320-1000

1945 Dixie Hwy Fort Wright, KY
39.0557801 -84.5449661
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INFINITI of Northern Kentucky
INFINITI of Northern Kentucky
1945 Dixie Hwy
Fort Wright, KY, 41011 US
(859) 320-1000
INFINITI of Northern Kentucky 39.0557801, -84.5449661.