Lexus RX 350 MPG - Lexus RX 350

Between commuting to and from work and running errands, doesn’t it seem like you spend a lot of time traveling along the North Andover, Peabody, and Danvers, MA, roads? Wouldn’t it be nice if when commuting, you could spend less time at the gas station? Well, when you drive a fuel-efficient SUV like the 2021 Lexus RX 350, this dream becomes a reality, thanks to its EPA-estimated 20 city/27 highway MPG fuel rating.

To help you learn more about all the fuel-efficient features of this sedan, Ira Lexus of Danvers created this Lexus RX 350 MPG guide. In this, we’ll go over those details and take a look at all the ways you can experience the thrill of a high-efficiency SUV. Ready to learn more? Keep reading or skip to browsing our RX 350 inventory right here.

2021 Lexus RX 350: MPG by Trim Level

Overall, the Lexus RX 350 is quite fuel-efficient. However, the exact numbers vary based on two factors: whether you opt for front-wheel drive (FWD) or all-wheel drive (AWD), and whether you get the standard model or the 3-row model, the 350L.

Let’s take a closer look at how the trim level alters the fuel efficiency of this SUV!

2021 Lexus RX 350 MPG by Trim Level

Trim Level

Front-wheel Drive MPG

All-wheel Drive MPG

Standard Trim

EPA-estimated 20 city/27 highway MPG

EPA-estimated 19 city/26 highway MPG

3-row Trim

EPA-estimated 19 city/26 highway MPG

EPA-estimated 18 city/25 highway MPG

As you can see, each version of this Lexus model offers impressive MPG ratings. So, no matter if you choose an all-wheel-drive trim or a 3-row trim, you can spend a long time on the road before needing to stop and refuel.

Lexus RX 350: Fuel Tank Size

What exactly does the standard EPA-estimated 20 city/27 highway MPG of the 2021 Lexus RX 350 mean? Well, it means that you can travel hundreds of miles without needing to refuel. That’s because the 2021 RX 350 comes standard with a 19.2-gallon fuel tank.

When traveling along the highway, it’s estimated that the 2021 Lexus RX 350 can travel up to 518 miles on a single tank of fuel!

2021 Lexus RX 350: Enhanced Fuel Efficiency Features

The 2021 Lexus RX 350Lexus RX 350 MPG Front View Blue comes standard with Drive Mode Select with Sport S+. This feature gives you the freedom to customize the feel of your commute. You have your choice between ECO, Sport, and Normal/Customizable modes.

Each mode alters your throttle response, steering, and more to give you the specific feel you want. Here’s now:

  • ECO: Looking to get the most out of your Lexus RX 350 MPG? The ECO mode makes adjustments to your vehicle’s performance with the intention of boosting your fuel economy.
  • Sport: Travel the town with race-like performance, thanks to the Sport mode. This feature enhances your throttle response for a truly sporty feel.
  • Normal/Customize: Can’t decide between ECO and Sport? The Normal/Customize mode is just what you’re looking for. This drive mode combines the best of both worlds with a healthy mix of fuel efficiency and sporty capabilities.

For even more control over sporty performance, there’s the optional Sport S+ feature. This drive mode is equipped with the F-Sport trim levels. This specialty-tuned trim provides even more dynamic performance, thanks to thestandard Adaptive variable Suspension (AVS) that delivers athletic handing and a linear steering feel.

With the Sport S+ drive mode, you get extra steering ad suspensions system enhancements, giving you an extra high level of responsiveness.

Lexus RX 350: Performance Specs

Not only is the 2021 Lexus RX 350 a fuel-efficient SUV, but it’s also quite powerful. With the power of its standard 3.5L V6 engine, you might just find yourself taking the long way home, so you can experience the thrill of driving the RX 350 longer. Thankfully, with the Lexus RX 350 MPG, the long way home is always an option.

The standard 3.5L V6 engine packs a lot of punch:

  • Horsepower: 295 HP
  • Torque: 268 lb-ft
  • Acceleration: 7.7 seconds

Plus, it’s paired with an 8-speed automatic Electronically Controlled Transmission (ECT) that delivers seamless shifts. Couple this power and seamless shift capabilities combined with the standard paddle shifters and you’ll feel like you’re traveling around town feeling like a racecar driver.

Lexus RX 350: Your Choice of Drivetrain

As we mentioned before, the vehicle comes standard in front-wheel drive but is available in all-wheel drive for extra traction, giving you the ability to travel on nearly any terrain while still maintaining the necessary traction.

The Dynamic Torque Control all-wheel-drive system continuously monitors road conditions in real time. When extra grip is needed, the system will automatically shift power between the front and rear wheels. As a result, you’ll be able to stay in control on even the slickest surfaces.

The camping and boating locations are often found off the beaten path. With its maximum towing capacity of 3,500 pounds when properly equipped, you can bring your favorite outdoor toys along for the off-roading ride.

Some of the toys you can tow with the RX 350 include:

  • Jet skis
  • Pop-up camping trailer
  • Small fishing boat

What’s even better is that, thanks to the impressive Lexus RX 350 MG, you can take off-road travels without needing to refuel.

Experience the Lexus RX 350 MPG Today

With an EPA-estimated 20 city/27 highway MPG, you can travel nearly anywhere in and around North Andover, Peabody, and Danvers, Massachusetts. Couple this fuel efficiency with the power and available all-wheel-drive capabilities and you’ll likely find yourself taking the long way home from work.

Experience the Lexus RX 350 MPG and all the power this SUV has to offer by test driving this vehicle. Contact us at Ira Lexus of Danvers today to schedule your test drive!