Comparison: 2018 RLX vs Infiniti Q70

May 3rd, 2018 by

Drivers in Middletown, New York looking for a luxurious sedan should look no farther than the 2018 Acura RLX, but when looking for a new vehicle, consumers are going to check out other models. So, we’ve made it easier to do that. Below, we will compare key features of the 2018 Acura RLX and the Infiniti Q70.

After checking out our comparison be sure to pop into Friendly Acura to test drive the RLX and make your own comparison.


Acura RLX

Included standard on the RLX is a rearview camera, adaptive cruise control, forward-collision warnings with automatic emergency braking, and lane departure warning. Traffic jam assists allow a degree of autonomous driving, as the RLX can steer, accelerate, and stop at speeds up to 40 mph. RLX Sport Hybrids adds a surround view camera as well as parking sensors.

Infiniti Q70

The only safety feature that comes standard on the Q70 is a rearview camera. Advanced options include, forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking, blind spot monitoring, active lane keep assist, front and rear parking sensors, and a 360-degree camera system.

Features and Tech

Acura RLX

The RLX base trim comes standard with leather seats, heated power front seats, navigation, keyless ignition, and ELS premium audio. The RLX Sport Hybrid is the only model to give customers a surround-view camera system, heated rear seats, cooled front seats, as well as front and rear parking sensors.

Infiniti Q70

The base Q70 brings 18-inch alloy wheels, automatic headlights, keyless ignition, power heated front seats, an 8.0” infotainment system, rearview camera and LED headlights. Jump up to the premium package that includes Infiniti Navigation, heated and ventilated front seats, and a heated steering wheel. Infiniti’s top option, the Premium Select Edition, will include 20-inch wheels, darkened rear low bumper, rear spoiler, illuminated door sills and sports brakes.

The RLX packs a lot of standard safety features into its base trim level, while the Q70 brings a lot of flashy technology that comes standard. Both luxury sedans have advanced safety and technology features available at higher trim levels.


Acura RLX

Starting at $54,900**

Infiniti Q70

Starting at $50,300**


**Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or a destination and handling charge. Actual vehicles/accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer

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