Lexus RX vs. Maserati Levante

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Key Specs

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
295 hp
345 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.5L V6 DOHC 24
3.0L Twin Turbo V6

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional
Optional

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate
Optional
Optional

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P235/55VR20 - P235/65VR18
P265/40WR21 - Y

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
109.8 in.
118.3 in.

Length

Length
192.5 in.
197 in.

Width

Width
74.6 in.
77.5 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4222 - 4387 lbs.
4650 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
295 hp
345 hp

Torque

Torque
267 ft. lbs.
369 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
3500 lbs.
5952 lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
350 lbs.
595 lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder
V6 Cylinder

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
19.2 gal.
21.1 gal.

Combined

Combined
23 - 24 mpg
18 mpg

City

City
19 - 20 mpg
15 mpg

Highway

Highway
26 - 28 mpg
21 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Lexus RX
Maserati Levante

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD - Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Standard Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
121.3 ft³.
108 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4222 - 4387 lbs.
4650 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
22 - 23 mpg.
17 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
19 - 20 mpg.
15 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
26 - 28 mpg.
21 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
3500 lbs.
5952 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
350 lbs.
595 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
3500 lbs.
5952 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
350 lbs.
595 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
3500 lbs.
5952 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded V-6
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-6

Displacement

Displacement
3.5 L/211
3.0 L/182

Fuel System

Fuel System
Port/Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
8

Trans Description Cont.

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

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
5.25
4.71

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.03
3.14

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.95
2.11

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.46
1.67

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.22
1.28

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.01
3.32

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.33
3.27

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.7 - 8.0
10.4

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

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

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P235/55VR20 - P235/65VR18
P265/40WR21, P265/45WR20, P265/50WR19, Y

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P235/55VR20 - P235/65VR18
P265/40WR21, P265/45WR20, P265/50WR19, Y

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Compact

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 8 - 20 X 8 in.
19 X 8.5 - 21 X 9 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 8 - 20 X 8 in.
19 X 8.5 - 21 X 9 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

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
12.9 in.
13.6 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.3 in.
13 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
19.2 gal.
21.1 gal.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
109.8 in.
118.3 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
192.5 in.
197 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
74.6 in.
77.5 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
67.7 in.
66.1 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
64.4 in.
63.9 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
64 in.
66 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
56.3 ft³.
57.4 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
18.4 ft³.
20.5 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
18.4 ft³.
20.5 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.81
0.84

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
0.67

Model Group

Model Group
RX350
Levante

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Luxury Sport Utility
Intermediate Luxury Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.5
3.0

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