Compare 2008 Acura RDX vs 2008 INFINITI EX

2008 Acura RDX
2008 INFINITI EX
Add Vehicle
Select style
4WD 4-Door
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
RDX 4WD 4-Door 17 22 $30,521 $33,195
RDX 4WD 4-Door Tech Pkg 17 22 $33,731 $36,695
Select style
AWD 4-Door
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
EX35 AWD 4-Door 16 23 $30,626 $33,300
EX35 AWD 4-Door Journey 16 23 $33,880 $36,850
EX35 RWD 4-Door 17 24 $29,343 $31,900
EX35 RWD 4-Door Journey 17 24 $32,597 $35,450
Pricing
Invoice Price
$30,521
$30,626
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$33,195
$33,300
Monthly Payment Estimate
$553 / month
$555 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.8
8.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2008 Acura RDX gets its edge from turbo power and crisp handling, but it can feel a little nervous and cramped. Because of the Infiniti EX35, 2008 could be year of the right-sized crossover. Many people are looking for SUV style without SUV size, and they should be particularly attracted to this offering.
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
City
17 mpg 16 mpg
Highway
22 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sport Utility Vehicle Small Station Wagon
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
37.7 28.5
Front Head Room (in)
38.7 40.5
Passenger Volume (ft³)
101.4 107.1
Second Hip Room (in)
53.0 50.0
Front Shoulder Room (in)
58.2 54.8
Second Head Room (in)
38.3 38.4
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.3 55.1
Front Leg Room (in)
41.8 44.3
Front Hip Room (in)
54.4 52.9
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.6 71.0
Track Width, Front (in)
61.9 62.7
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.3 6.0
Length, Overall (in)
180.7 182.3
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
65.2 61.9
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - 28.5
Track Width, Rear (in)
62.6 64.6
Wheelbase (in)
104.3 110.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - 55.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
60.6 47.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - 24.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
28.8 18.6
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.7 x - TBD - - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.0 x - TBD - - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.0 20
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - 38.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.1 16.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.2 36
Steering Type
Variable Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.76 2.97
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P235/55R18 P225/60R17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P235/55R18 P225/60R17
Spare Tire Size
T165/80D17 165/80D17
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
150 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1500 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3924 3915
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 7.5 17 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact 17 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 7.5 17 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
9.6 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
440 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
105 - TBD -
Engine
Displacement
2.3L/140 3.5L/- TBD -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
240 @ 6000 297 @ 6800
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System
PGM-FI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
260 @ 4500 253 @ 4800
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
17 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
22 23
Transmission
Trans Type
5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.61 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
4 Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
1.89 2.76
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.61 2.35
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.53 3.69
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.70 3.84
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.07 1.53
Summary
Vehicle Name
Acura RDX Infiniti EX35
Body Style
4 Door 4 Door SUV
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.75 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.83 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multilink Multi-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Independent

Get FREE Dealer Quotes

From dealers near you
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Select a vehicle below
Please choose a make.
Please choose a model.
Please choose a year.
Continue