INFINITI Q70 vs. Lexus RC

Hermosa Blue
VS
Ultra White

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$32,225 - $35,406
$44,351 - $48,148

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
330 hp
311 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Not Available
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.7L DOHC 24
3.5L V6 DOHC 24

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Not Available
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional
Not Available

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Not Available
Optional

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Not Available

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Not Available
Optional

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional
Not Available

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
44 in.
45.4 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.1 in.
37.8 - 39 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
36.2 in.
27.3 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.7 in.
34.8 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
14.9 cu. ft.
10.4 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Not Available
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Optional

CD Player

CD Player
Optional
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5
4

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Not Available
Optional

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
245

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
114.2 in.
107.5 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
36.7 - 37.4 ft.
34.2 - 34.8 ft.

Length

Length
194.7 in.
184.8 in.

Width

Width
72.6 in.
72.4 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3876 - 4057 .lbs
3748 - 3891 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
330 hp
311 hp

Torque

Torque
270 ft. lbs.
280 ft. lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
Optional
Not Available

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Not Available
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
20 gal.
17.4 gal.

Combined

Combined
9 - 25 mpg
19 - 26 mpg

City

City
18 mpg
18 - 20 mpg

Highway

Highway
24 - 25 mpg
24 - 28 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Not Available
Optional

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional
Optional

Safety Features

Stability Control

Stability Control
Optional
Not Available

Traction Control

Traction Control
Optional
Not Available

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights
Optional
Not Available

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Not Available

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Not Available
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
INFINITI Q70
Lexus RC

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Coupe

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Subcompact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
4

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
103.6 ft³.
82 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3876 - 4057 lbs.
3748 - 3891 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
20 - 21 mpg.
21 - 23 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
18 mpg.
18 - 20 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
24 - 25 mpg.
24 - 28 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Premium Unleaded V-6
Premium Unleaded V-6

Displacement

Displacement
3.7 L/226
3.5 L/211

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Port/Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
7
6 - 8

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.78
3.52 - 4.60

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.10
2.04 - 2.72

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.98
1.40 - 1.86

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.37
1.00 - 1.46

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.71 - 1.23

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.87
0.58 - 1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.86
3.17 - 4.06

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.36
3.13 - 3.77

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
720
Not Available

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.4 - 8.8
7.7 - 8.4

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150
100

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
245/40WR20, P245/40WR20, P245/50VR18
P235/40VR19, P235/40YR19, P235/45VR18

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
245/40WR20, P245/40WR20, P245/50VR18
P235/40VR19, P235/45VR18, P265/35VR19, P265/35YR19

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Compact

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 8 - 20 X 9 in.
18 X 8 - 19 X 8 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 8 - 20 X 9 in.
18 X 8 - 19 X 9 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Aluminum - Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
36.7 - 37.4 ft.
34.2 - 34.8 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.6 - 14 in.
13.2 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.1 - 13.8 in.
12.2 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
20 gal.
17.4 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.1 in.
37.8 - 39 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
44 in.
45.4 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
58.4 in.
54.7 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
54.3 in.
53.9 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.7 in.
34.8 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
36.2 in.
27.3 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
56.7 in.
50.8 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
53.5 in.
44.9 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
114.2 in.
107.5 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
194.7 in.
184.8 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
72.6 in.
72.4 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
59.1 - 59.6 in.
54.9 - 55.1 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62 in.
62.2 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
61.6 - 61.8 in.
61.8 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
5.8 - 6 in.
5.3 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
14.9 ft³.
10.4 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.78
0.82

Model Group

Model Group
Q70
RC 350

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Luxury
Intermediate Luxury

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
Coupe

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.7
3.5

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
6

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4