2019 Acura TLX vs 2019 Lexus IS 300

White 2019 Acura TLX next to silver 2019 Lexus IS 300 in comparison image

The current luxury sedan landscape in America has caused many of today’s models to innovate far beyond the expectations of many consumers. Industry-leading vehicles like the 2019 Acura TLX and 2019 Lexus IS 300 are renowned for their high amounts of power, efficiency and innovative qualities, all of which make them worthy choices for any Albuquerque driver’s home and family. If you’re in the market for a new luxury model, we want to help you determine which of these two sedans best fits your needs.

You’re welcome to join Montano Acura today in checking out what the 2019 Acura TLX and 2019 Lexus IS 300 bring to the table. We’ve put some research together on both models, so keep reading below to find your new favorite!

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2019 Acura TLX vs 2019 Lexus IS 300
$33,000*  Starting MSRP  $38,310 
2.4-liter Inline 4 / 3.5-liter V6  Engine Options  2.0-liter Inline 4 / 3.5-liter V6 
290 horsepower / 267 pound-feet  Maximum Horsepower / Torque Output  260 horsepower / 258 pound-feet 
23 mpg city / 33 mpg highway / 27 mpg combined**  Base Engine Fuel Economy  21 mpg city / 30 mpg highway 

*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge is $995 for sedans and $995 for SUVs. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.

**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 TLX at Montano Acura in Albuquerque NM

With greater high-end horsepower and better fuel economy than its IS 300 counterpart, as well as a lower starting price, the 2019 Acura TLX makes a strong argument for your next automotive purchase. That’s not all that the TLX has going for it, however – with its available V6 engine you’ll be in line for a 9-speed automatic transmission, and inside you can keep connected and entertained with its On Demand Multi-Use Display™ (ODMD™). Throughout your drive, the 2019 TLX also brings the following driver assistance and safety features to the table, each of which can keep you secure in ways greater than the competition. Some of these technologies are:

  • Blind Spot Information (BSI)
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)
  • Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)
  • Surround-View Camera System & Rear Cross Traffic Monitor
  • Road Departure Mitigation (RDM)
  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Low-Speed Follow (LSF)

Looking for more info on the 2019 TLX or want to schedule a test drive? Contact our Montano Acura team today and we’d be happy to show you all that we know. Stop in and see us to get a better idea of what this sedan is capable of!


Front seat and steering wheel of 2019 Acura TLX
Apple CarPlay interface inside 2019 Acura TLX
Rear view of blue 2019 Acura TLX driving on residential road
2019 Acura TLX rear nameplate