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Lexus RX MPG

MPG Number of Vehicles
11 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
12 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
13 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
14 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
15 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
16 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
17 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
18 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
19 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
20 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
21 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
22 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
23 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
24 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2005 2005 4dr SUV 275-hp 3.5L V6 6-sp shiftable automatic AWD 19
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With the 295-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2005 Lexus RX has been averaging 19 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2005 Lexus RXs in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 65 miles per hour (about 35 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (30 percent), in heavy traffic (5 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2005 Lexus RX in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC on only some of the time.
2005 2005 4dr SUV 295-hp 3.5L V6 8-sp shiftable automatic AWD 17.19
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2005 2005 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 5-sp automatic FWD 20.15
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2005 Lexus RX Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2006 4dr SUV 208-horsepower 3.3L V6 Hybrid
CVT AWD
I researched this a fair bit. I did not want an SUV but the space offered, reliability, and fuel economy sold me. I regularly get 26-27 MPG city/hwy combined, way better then any other SUV (Highlander excepted) see full Lexus RX review
 

2005 Lexus RX Gas Mileage (MPG)

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