2021 Acura TLX vs. 2021 INFINITI Q50

2021 Acura TLX vs. 2021 INFINITI Q50
2021 Acura TLX


2.0L I4


3.0L V6
10-speed automatic


7-speed automatic
22 mpg city/31 mpg highway

Fuel Efficiency

20 mpg city/29 mpg highway
13.5 cubic feet

Cargo Space

13.5 cubic feet

Standard Drivetrain


When driving through Turlock, you want to be comfortable in a sleek, high performing vehicle that will turn heads. In Modesto, most consumers are at a crossroads between the 2021 Acura TLX and the INFINITI Q50. If you find yourself in this same predicament, read on and allow us to reveal to you which vehicle has the superior accessories, engineering and power. The details below will help you decide which option is best for your specific lifestyle.


Performance always matters, especially in Stockton. Although the INFINITI sedan has a larger engine, you’ll be able to take advantage of the better fuel economy of the Acura TLX on road trips and commutes to work. The TLX also includes a more reliable drivetrain in addition to the option to upgrade the brand’s esteemed Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ system for even more control. You can observe the performance comparisons of the TLX vs the Q50 in detail below:

Acura TLX Standard Package FWD Specs:

  • Turbo Premium 2.0L I4 engine
  • 10-speed automatic transmission
  • 22 mpg city and 31 mpg highway*

INFINITI Q50 Pure RWD Specs:

  • Twin Turbo Premium 3.0L V6 engine
  • 7-speed automatic transmission
  • 20 mpg city and 29 mpg highway

Interior Space and Safety Features

At Acura of Modesto, safety always comes first. The TLX comes standard with the lane departure warning and lane keeping assist, ensuring you are driving safely on the road. While the Q50 doesn’t come with these features, they do have the following features in common with the TLX: brake assist, child safety locks and integrated turn signal mirrors. With 13.5 cubic feet of cargo space, the Acura TLX is suitable for a quick grocery trip or a getaway to Manteca. Both luxury sedans can seat up to 5 people comfortably and have plenty of legroom. See the difference in space and safety features below:

Acura TLX interior

  • Trunk volume: 13.5 cubic feet
  • Passenger volume: 93.4 cubic feet
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Blind Spot Monitoring

INFINITI Q50 interior

  • Trunk volume: 13.2 cubic feet
  • Passenger volume: 101.5 cubic feet
  • Direct Adaptive Steering®
  • Forward emergency braking

Test Drive a New Acura TLX Today!

Now that you’ve gotten a glimpse of the comparison between the 2021 Acura TLX vs. INFINITI Q50, feel free to call our sales department for additional information about our luxury sedan. Once you schedule a test drive and get all of your questions answered, our finance team will help you start the purchase process for your brand new Acura TLX or used Acura TLX model! Check out the new vehicle specials to see the great deals you are eligible for. Visit us today!

*Based on 2021 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid only) and other factors.

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