AcuraWatch™ vs. New Lexus Safety System+

August 4th, 2018 by

Acurawatch Safety Features

As technology advances at an ever more rapid rate, so do automobile safety systems. Compare the AcuraWatch™ vs. Lexus Safety System+ to find out how each can make Hartford commutes easier and West Hartford highways safer. Find AcuraWatch™ on models like the Acura MDX and Acura RDX!

AcuraWatch™

The AcuraWatch™ safety and driver-assistance suite is comprised of a set of four core features: Collision Mitigation Braking System™, Lane Keeping Assist, Road Departure Mitigation, Adaptive Cruise Control (with Low-Speed Follow). These features are standard in the TLX and RLX sedans, and the RDX and MDX SUVs.

More AcuraWatch™ features that are standard or available with an upgrade in the rest of the Acura lineup include:

  • Forward Collision Warning
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Auto High-Beam Headlights
  • Front and Rear Parking Sensors
  • Blind Spot Information System
  • Rear Cross Traffic Monitor
  • Head-Up Warning

Lexus Safety System+

The Lexus Safety System+ is standard on most of the Lexus models. This safety suite also includes four main features, with a few slight variations across the Lexus lineup:

  • Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection
  • Lane Departure Alert (with Steering Assist) / Lake Keep Assist / Vehicle Sway Warning
  • Intelligent High Beams
  • Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (High-Speed or All-Speed)

However, these four are the only features included in this driver-assistance suite.

Learn More at Acura of Avon

If you are considering a new luxury SUV in Manchester, get a closer look at the Acura MDX performance, then take a look at more Acura vs. Lexus comparisons, like the Acura TLX vs Lexus ES. Contact us at Acura of Avon with any questions!


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