Lexus of Merrillville

Lexus RX 350L vs Volvo XC90

 

Anyone looking to purchase a new three-row luxury SUV in the Merrillville, IN has likely considered the Volvo XC90 or the New Three-row RX 350L. To save you time researching, our team of product researchers has put together this review comparing the merits of each model across several key categories for luxury SUVs. For the purposes of this comparison, we will be using the 2019 Lexus RX 350L with all-wheel drive and the 2019 Volvo XC90 Momentum with all-wheel drive and the T5 engine. If you have questions, please don’t hesitate to Contact An SUV Expert at our dealership in Merrillville, IN.

 

Lexus RX vs. Volvo XC90: Luxury Interior & Design

Despite the fact that both the Lexus RX 350L and Volvo XC90 offer seating for seven passengers, the RX has more front headroom and legroom than the XC90. It also has a more luxurious cabin. Features available in the 2019 Lexus RX 350L and not the 2019 Volvo Momentum include:

 

  • Heated and cooled front seats
  • Power lumbar support and seat cushion extension for front seats
  • Power folding and reclining second and third row seats
  • High-grade leather and multiple options for decorative wood trim

 

Lexus RX vs. Volvo XC90: Luxury Interior & Design

Despite the fact that both the Lexus RX 350L and Volvo XC90 offer seating for seven passengers, the RX has more front headroom and legroom than the XC90. It also has a more luxurious cabin. Features available in the 2019 Lexus RX 350L and not the 2019 Volvo Momentum include:

 

  • Heated and cooled front seats
  • Power lumbar support and seat cushion extension for front seats
  • Power folding and reclining second and third row seats
  • High-grade leather and multiple options for decorative wood trim

 

Lexus RX vs. Volvo XC90: Safety & Technology

 

Lexus and Volvo both offer several impressive safety systems. The difference is that active safety features are standard on Lexus models and only available for an additional cost on Volvo models. The Lexus Safety System+, standard on every new Lexus RX, includes automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection, adaptive cruise control that can operate both at highway speeds and in stop-and-go traffic, lane keeping, and headlights that can automatically switch between high and low beams depending on the presence of other cars.

 

The technology features available on these two luxury SUVs go beyond safety features. Both are available with 12.3-in. navigation screens, a heads-up display, and even a 15-speaker premium sound system. However, the Lexus RX can also do a lot more.

Lexus Enform infotainment and connectivity features include:

  • Remote engine start and climate control activation
  • Guest driver monitoring
  • 24/7 access to live response center agents for navigation assistance
  • App suite
  • Voice command
  • Maintenance reminders
  • Traffic and weather updates

 

Lexus RX vs. Volvo XC90: Engine & Performance

 

Every new Volvo XC90 is powered by a four-cylinder engine, while the Lexus RX comes standard with a six-cylinder engine rated to tow up to 3,500 lbs. The Lexus RX is also available with a tough all-wheel drive system with active torque control, variable torque split, and an electronic differential lock that is superior to the all-wheel drive system available with the XC90.

 

 

 

Lexus RX vs. Volvo XC90: Price & Incentives

 

While a new Volvo XC90 with all-wheel drive and the standard T5 engine starts at $49,700 MSRP, the 2019 Lexus RX 350L with all-wheel drive starts at $49,170 MSRP. The RX offers an even better value once you add in the unique Finance And Lease Offers available each month at our luxury dealership in Merrillville, IN. Contact A Finance Expert at Lexus of Merrillville to express your interest in the new RX 350L.

 

Test Drive a New Luxury SUV in Merrillville, IN

 

The Lexus RX is more powerful, more luxurious, and better equipped than the Volvo XC90 while also costing less. With all this taken into consideration, it’s clear that the Lexus RX is the superior vehicle. To experience the new three-row Lexus SUV in person, Schedule a Test Drive Appointment at Lexus of Merrillville in Merrillville, IN. You may also direct any questions to our product and finance experts by calling (219) 281-8121.