The horsepower of the Cadillac SRX I 3.6 i V6 24V 264HP manual 4x4 is by 49 hp bigger in relation to the Lexus LX 450. While the difference is not big it should not affect the vehicles performance to a large extent.
The fuel economy is distinctly to Cadillac SRX I 3.6 i V6 24V 264HP manual 4x4's advantage. This vehicle uses 4.3 l fewer petrol in the mixed cycle when compared with the Lexus LX 450. Note that average fuel consumption in the combined cycle for the large off-road 4x4 class, in which the Cadillac SRX I 3.6 i V6 24V 264HP manual 4x4 is classified, equals to 12.2 l while the Cadillac SRX I uses by 4 percent less fuel than the average.
The fuel consumption of the Cadillac is 19 percent better in relation to the Lexus LX 450. Despite the difference is little, in the long run it can cause that your vehicle would be significantly cheper to exploate.
The maximum velocity possible to be reached by the Cadillac SRX I 3.6 i V6 24V 264HP manual 4x4 is higher as compared to this of the Lexus LX 450 which allows to cover the same distance on the highway faster. The difference that amounts to 40 km/h is little and is imperceptible in daily use.
The wheelbase of a car is the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving because of more appropriate car's weight distribution. Cadillac SRX I 3.6 i V6 24V 264HP manual 4x4 has 108 mm longer wheelbase distance in comparison to Lexus LX 450. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the stability and steering. Thus, the mass of Cadillac should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
The Cadillac SRX I is 3 % longer in comparison to the Lexus LX 450. The length of the car plays a role in terms of driving comfort and room in the boot. The Cadillac SRX I very likely will be offering to it's users more space for legs. At the same time the Cadillac SRX I will be better driven but the Lexus will be a bit easier for parking because of shorter length .
Model release date
Manufacture of the older vehicle started 8 years prior to its rival and for this reason it seems to be right to assume that this vehicle is equipped with significantly less modern solutions applied.