Acura vs. Infiniti: Head to Head

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Infiniti vs. Acura: Which Luxury Automaker Is Right for You?

If you are in the market for a new luxury vehicle, Acura and Infiniti are two popular brands to compare. Both luxury brands have been around for about 30 years. Acura is owned by Honda, and Infiniti is Nissan’s luxury line.

Cars and SUVs at this level are known for performance, high-tech features, and upscale interiors. A buyer in search of a bargain will notice a lower price trend among Acura vehicles, but Infiniti is a decent value too. The Infiniti QX60 is a finalist for the 2017 U.S. News Best Luxury 3-Row SUV for the Money award; it offers great fuel economy and an adult-friendly third-row seat.

The two brands share vehicles in four classes: luxury small car, luxury midsize car, luxury compact SUV, and luxury midsize SUV. In this slideshow, we’ll see how the brands match up in those four competing classes, based on U.S. News scoring, as well as other categories that are important to luxury car buyers, such as price and reliability.

U.S. News scores are regularly updated with the latest information available from expert reviews and data. Therefore, the scores posted in this slideshow may not match the scores or rankings in our reviews.

Infiniti and Acura both have style, but which luxury automaker comes out ahead? Read through the following slides to find out. 

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