2016 INFINITI QX80 vs. 2016 Lexus LX 570


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For drivers in the Portland, Beaverton, and Lake Oswego area in the market for a luxury SUV, the 2016 Infiniti QX80 and the 2016 Lexus LX 570 offer you a blend of style, sophistication, and power. These vehicles are similar, but today we're going to dissect them to show you their differences.

In this vehicle comparison, we're going to focus on engine power/performance and interior comfort. By the end, you'll have a stronger knowledge as to what these vehicles offer and which one you'd rather test drive.

Infiniti QX80 vs. Lexus LX 570 Engine Power and Performance

The 2016 Infiniti QX80 is outfitted with a 5.6-liter V8 engine that can reach 400 horsepower with 413 lb-ft of torque. The 2016 Lexus LX 570 features a 5.7-liter V8 engine that can reach 383 horsepower with 403 lb-ft or torque.

In terms of fuel efficiency, the QX80 gets an EPA-estimated 14/20 city/highway mpg. The LX 570, on the other hand, only gets 13/18 city/highway mpg, according to EPA estimates. So the Infiniti QX80 not only reaches a higher horsepower, but it also gets better city and highway mileage than the Lexus LX 570.

Interior Comforts and Space

The Infiniti QX80 and the Lexus LX 570 both feature three rows of seating for their passengers and are outfitted with leather-appointed seats that offer heat for front passengers.

In terms of headroom, the QX80 offers 39.9 inches in the front and 40 inches in the second row. The LX 570, on the other hand, offers only 38.3 inches of headroom for front passengers and 38.9 inches for second row passengers.

Regarding cargo space, the Infiniti QX80 has 16.6 cubic feet with all of the seats in place, but with all of the seats folded down, that number increases to 95.1 cubic feet. The Lexus LX 570 has 9.1 cubic feet of cargo space, but with all of the seats folded down, the amount increases to only 45 cubic feet.

Overall, both vehicles offer great comfort for their passengers, but the QX80 offers more room for not only passengers but for cargo as well. This is a factor to consider when taking long drives for family getaways.

2016 Infiniti QX80 vs. 2016 Lexus LX 570 Comparison Conclusion

In this vehicle comparison, you learned a lot about the Infiniti QX80 and the Lexus LX 570. You learned that the QX80 features an engine that can reach a higher horsepower and gets better fuel economy than the LX 570.

You also learned about their interiors and that both feature leather seating, with heated seats for front passengers. However, with space, there was a noticeable difference. The Infiniti QX80 not only offers more room for passengers but for cargo as well.

Overall, the Infiniti QX80 offers you and your passengers the comfort and power you need.

Schedule your test drive of the 2016 Infiniti QX80 today at Beaverton Infiniti, your go-to dealership in the Portland, Beaverton, and Lake Oswego area.

Key QX80 Advantages

  • More horsepower and torque - QX80's V8 engine produces 400 horsepower and 413 lb-ft of torque. Lexus LX 570's larger V8 produces only 383 horsepower and 403 lb-ft of torque - and it has lower EPA mileage estimates.
  • LED headlights - QX80's LED headlights require less electrical power and last significantly longer than conventional lightbulbs. Lexus LX 570 does not offer LED headlights.
  • Standard Front Sonar System - All QX80s have a front sonar system that alerts the driver to objects to the front of the vehicle. Lexus LX 570 offers a similar feature as part of an expensive option package.
  • Moving Object Detection1 - QX80's Moving Object Detection provides visual and audible warnings if a moving object is detected within the displayed Around View┬« Monitor image. Lexus LX 570 doesn't offer this feature.
  • Greater towing capacity - QX80 offers a maximum towing capacity of 8500 lbs. Lexus LX 570's maximum towing capacity is just 7000 lbs.

Additional Advantages

  • Available 22-inch wheels
  • Power-reclining 3rd-row seats
  • Available Advanced Climate Control System
  • Available Intelligent Cruise Control2 (Full-Speed Range) (vs. non full-speed)
  • Available Lane Departure Warning/Lane Departure Prevention3 systems
  • Available Blind Spot Warning/Blind Spot Intervention┬«4
  • Available Backup Collision Intervention5
  • Available Predictive Forward Collision Warning6 (vs. non-predictive)
  • Greater cargo capacity
  • The Total Ownership Experience

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