The 2020 Acura RDX and the 2020 Audi Q3 are both dependable options for SUV shoppers browsing around for their next vehicle. But how do these models compare to one another? If you’re finding it difficult to decide between the 2020 Acura RDX vs 2020 Audi Q3, continue reading. We’ve compared the 2020 RDX against the 2020 Q3 in terms of engine performance, cargo hauling capability and available technology features.
Both the 2020 Acura RDX and the 2020 Audi Q3 are powered by a turbocharged, four-cylinder, 2.0-liter engine. However, the 2020 Audi Q3 comes equipped with a less capable engine, only capable of producing 228 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. The 2020 Acura RDX can output up to 272 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque.
2020 Acura RDX
2020 Audi Q3
|272 hp||Standard Horsepower||228 hp|
|280 lb.-ft.||Standard Torque||252 lb.-ft.|
|79.8 cu.ft.||Maximum Cargo Capacity||48.0 cu.ft.|
|10.2 in.||Infotainment Screen||8.8 in.|
The 2020 Acura RDX can provide 79.8 cubic feet of maximum cargo space when drivers fold down the rear seats. The 2020 Audi Q3 lags far behind the 2020 RDX in this regard, offering only 48 cubic feet of maximum cargo capacity.
Technology is another area where the 2020 Acura RDX surpasses its Audi competitor. While both the 2020 RDX and the 2020 Q3 come equipped with an infotainment system, the 2020 RDX comes with a 10.2-inch touchscreen display vs the 8.8-inch display found in the 2020 Q3.
Available 2020 Acura RDX interior amenities include: Dual-zone automatic climate control with humidity control and air filtration, keyless access, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, heated front and rear seating, ambient cabin lighting, a 12-volt power outlet, push-button ignition, a voice recognition system and front 12-way power seats with power lumbar support.