2022 INFINITI QX55 vs 2022 Lexus RX350

2022 INFINITI QX55 vs 2022 Lexus RX350

2022 INFINITI QX55 vs 2022 Lexus RX350

The field of high-end luxury crossovers has a unique entrant, the 2022 INFINITI QX55. Bringing back the stylish crossover coupe body style, the QX55 offers Denver metro customers a different approach to upscale driving. Impressive upscale interior elements combine with a satisfying powertrain for the type of ride that discerning Colorado residents demand. Compared to other luxury crossover brands such as the 2022 Lexus RX350, the INFINITI brings a refined sense of style and performance to your Colorado drive. 


A VC-Turbo 2.0L four-cylinder engine comes equipped with every 2022 INFINITI QX55. Despite its smaller stature, the engine roars triumphantly with 268 horsepower that is effortlessly handled by the Continuously Variable Transmission. The 2022 Lexus RX350 is fitted with a 3.6L V6 engine that generates 295 horsepower and is accompanied by an automatic eight-speed transmission. An advantage that owners of the 2022 QX55 have over the RX350 is that AWD comes standard on every model of the INFINITI. The RX350 comes standard with FWD, and customers must opt for AWD instead. The QX55 engine experiences extra efficiency on the road, with the QX55 sporting an estimated 22 MPG city/28 MPG highway fuel economy numbers which beat out the Lexus.  

Interior Features

Upscale interior design and features help distinguish the 2022 INFINITI QX55 from its Lexus counterpart.  Every aspect of the cabin has been carefully thought through from positioning to maximum convenience. For example, the infotainment system onboard the QX55 is easy to operate even while on the move to minimize the effort drivers need to exert. The RX350 has a more finicky approach to the use of their system with the tuning knob being positioned less than optimally for the driver. Both vehicles do share similar media applications from their respective systems such as both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration. A Wi-Fi® hotspot also comes standard on both crossovers for mobile Internet access all across Colorado.  

Safety Features

The fact that the 2022 INFINITI QX55 comes with a responsive AWD system as the standard drivetrain means that drivers get superior handling all year long without having to pay extra. Customers who choose to purchase a Lexus RX350 will pay more for AWD on their various trim levels to get similar handling performance. High-end assistance systems come standard on both models to further accentuate the safety that drivers will appreciate while on the road. The INFINITI utilizes features including Electronic Brake-Force Distribution to continue building on the all-weather versatility of the crossover coupe.  The Lexus RX350 is equipped with Adaptive Cruise Control, while both vehicles have standard Automatic Emergency Braking as part of their safety package.  

Learn More About the 2022 INFINITI QX55 at Mike Ward INFINITI

Getting the complete package of a vehicle that incites a feeling of regality while also performing at a satisfying level is found with the 2022 INFINITI QX55. The reintroduction of the crossover coupe style that INFINITI made famous, this is the option for drivers who want to stand out from their friends and family. Visit Mike Ward INFINITI in Highlands Ranch, CO today to see how we can find the ideal 2022 INFINITI QX55 to fit your preferences. See why we are a highly rated Denver Metro dealer with our elite customer service.  


  2022 INFINITI QX55     2022 Lexus RX350 
Base MSRP  $46,500  $45,320 
Horsepower  268 HP  295 HP 
City Estimated MPG:  22 MPG  20 MPG 
Highway Estimated MPG:  28 MPG  27 MPG