2019 Acura RDX vs 2019 BMW X3

Blue 2019 Acura RDX and BMW X3 models in comparison image

In today’s automotive world, luxury SUVs have become the gold standard for all other competitors to strive for. The writing is on the wall in terms of consumer interests, which is why sleek and sophisticated models like the new 2019 Acura RDX and 2019 BMW X3 have skyrocketed in popularity throughout recent years. It's easy to see why, as these crossovers can offer efficient performance with plenty of room to spare. But which one is right for your needs as a driver? 

Our Montano Acura team is dedicated to providing you with the information that you need to make an informed and wise purchasing decision – we've put some research together on the 2019 RDX and X3 models, so join us today as we show you what each has in store!

2019 Acura RDX 


2019 BMW X3 

2.0-liter VTEC Turbocharged Inline 4  Base Engine  2.0-liter Inline 4 
272 horsepower / 280 pound-feet  Horsepower / Torque Output  248 horsepower / 258 pound-feet 
Five Passengers / 58.9 cubic feet  Interior Seating Capacity / Cargo Volume  Five Passengers / 62.7 cubic feet 
22 mpg city / 28 highway / 24 combined*  Fuel Economy  23 mpg city / 30 highway 

*Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid only) and other factors.

Test drive the 2019 Acura RDX at Montano Acura in Albuquerque NM

Both the 2019 Acura RDX in Albuquerque NM and 2019 BMW X3 are worthy competitors, with each offering competitive levels of economy, performance and innovation inside. The RDX and X3 models both provide connective infotainment systems, but when you’re looking for that added bit of security and safety onboard, look towards the 2019 RDX, whose AcuraWatch™ driver assistance suite consists of some of the most advanced features on the American market. These include:

  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Lane Keeping Assist System
  • Road Departure Mitigation
  • Many more!

If you would like to learn more about what the 2019 RDX offers, be sure to contact Montano Acura today. Our sales team can get you inside for a test drive so that you can feel its full capabilities for yourself!