Head to Head: 2016 Lincoln MKX vs. 2016 Lexus RX

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2016 Lexus RX vs. 2016 Lincoln MKX

The Lincoln MKX and Lexus RX, both completely redesigned for 2016, are striving to keep up with the demands of luxury midsize SUV owners, packing a multitude of cabin comforts within increasingly sporty exteriors.

The 2016 Lincoln MKX won our 2016 Best Luxury 2-Row SUV for the Money award and placed at No. 10 in our rankings of luxury midsize SUVs.

The Lexus RX, which popularized the crossover segment when it launched in 1999, is the upscale Japanese brand’s perennial bestseller. With its flashy new styling, the 2016 Lexus RX was a finalist for U.S. News & World Report’s 2016 Best Luxury 2-Row SUV for the Money and 2016 Best Luxury 2-Row SUV for Families awards. It placed at No. 5 in our rankings of luxury midsize SUVs.

Which is a better fit for you? Read on to learn how the Lincoln MKX and Lexus RX compare.