comparisons for Lincoln MKX

February 7, 2009/Steve Tackett
Acura MDX

2009 ACURA MDX
Base Price: $40,790
Super Handling AWD; standard power tailgate; 3.7-liter 300-hp V6; 18-inch M+S tires; EPA: 15/20 mpg

BMW X5

2009 BMW X5
Base Price: $47,100
New for 2009 twin-turbo charged diesel 265-hp engine; 50-state emission compliant; heated rear seats; EPA: 19/26 mpg

Lexus RX 350

2009 LEXUS RX 350
Base Price: $37,700
FWD, AWD models; 3.5-liter 270-hp V6; 0 to 60 mph in 7.3 seconds; Vehicle Stability Control; EPA: 18/23 mpg