Newly retired, but wanting a sporty
SUV, I drove ALL of the brands. I
didn't think I could afford this, but
the dealer was great. This is the
nicest, most comfortable car I've ever
owned. I would have bought the Toyota,
but the salespeople were not helpful
with anything. My husband and I are so
happy that we purchased this car. What
a pleasure to drive.
I love the heated seats, driver's side
seat memory, the 6 foot length when the
seats are folded down (we can even
sleep there) and the beautiful wood
steering wheel. The stereo system is
I wish it had a better turning radius.
Also a way to hurt people that bang my
To anyone looking at these 4 SUV's.
Acura MDX, BMW X5, and the Mercedes.
We compared everything. Lot's of on-
line work and dealerships.However, the
Lexus up tops in almost every category
and we got the car for $34k. The Acura
would have been $43k. The Mercedes was
$39k and the BMW was outta site at
$49k. All with basically the same
features. The Lexus rides/feels like a
car and the others feel like a truck.
So.. with the warranty and awesome
Lexus service, if your looking to have
your cake and eat it too, this is it.
The RX has it all. This is not an
offroad SUV. It's a luxury street SUV,
so instead of getting it dirty, turn
Lexus Service. Really Walnut trim.
Excellent seats. Simple construction.
The other makes were very confusing.
This is a simple easy to use dash
system. Less things to go wrong. Very
good site lines, luxury items galore.
Too many to mention.
Stereo controls on the steering
wheel. Bring horse power up to 240
or better. Add higher priced items like
the Levinson sound system and improved
Also.. have the doors automatically
lock when you shift into drive. We
always have to lock them manually.