2018 Audi Q3 vs. 2018 Lexus NX

Buying a car requires careful thinking and some extra thought about the factors that are needed to assess the purchase. If you happen to be thinking of buying either the 2018 Audi Q3 or the 2018 Lexus NX, you should know which aspects to compare. This comparison will definitely do you a lot of help when it comes to deciding which between these two car models you should buy.

Design & Style

The design and style of the 2018 Audi Q3 is simply one of the best in the market for luxury cars. The crisp edges in the exterior solidify the overall construction of this car. Add to that, the details on the exterior are no less than beautiful overall. For the cabin, you will find that only the best quality materials have been chosen to make one. Despite focusing on an attractive design, space has not been compromised in the cabin. This makes the car a favorable choice for drivers and passengers of different shapes and sizes.

The 2018 Lexus NX is gifted with great design features in its exterior too. It is beautiful to look at and will make you take a look at what else it can offer. Comfort has also been given high regard by the maker with generous room inside to accommodate varying needs of users. Cargo space has been sacrificed for a lot of cabin space though.

Technology & Safety

Technology is always a beautiful thing for lovers of any car from Audi. In the 2018 Audi Q3, you will find the infotainment system more than just reliable because it is user-friendly as well. Adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning, as well as blind spot monitoring are safety features found on top of the standard driver aids for this car model.

The 2018 Lexus NX, on the other hand, will impress you too at least in terms of safety features because it has the same features as those basically found in the Q3. However, you will notice that the Remote Touch for the infotainment system out of place. It does not work the same way as you want it to. It is sluggish and can be troublesome for many users.


Getting a rating of 200 horsepower and 207lb-ft of torque for its four-cylinder, 2.0-liter engine, the 2018 Audi Q3 will truly give your money's worth in terms of performance. The 2018 Lexus NX runs on the same size of engine and produces a torque of 258lb-ft and 235 horsepower. The figures for the NX may be higher but note that acceleration for this car model can sacrifice the suspension of the car and produce some noise when running at full speed.

The Bottom Line

You will surely applaud the 2018 Audi Q3 for all the great things that it possesses. It is simply stylish and has been designed to suit the needs of modern-day drivers. Technology and safety features are impeccable too. You cannot deny that engine performance is also one of the best in the market.

Ready to Schedule an Audi Q3 Test Drive Today?

If you want to find out why we are so proud of the 2018 Audi Q3, why not come and test drive this outstanding car with us at Classic Audi. You will find us at Eastchester New York serving the needs of car buyers in the Tri-State area. Drop by our showroom today or you may also book your Q3 test drive appointment in advance.


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