2016 Lexus RX Review

2016 Lexus RX is a new generation of mid-size luxury crossover that will comes on the market changed. The elegant outer appearance is inspired with new design language with the L-shaped elements. The list of changes includes: a new grille, LED lighting, the new C-pillar, panoramic sunroof and 20-inch wheels. Vehicle dimensions are corrected so it will be longer wheelbase for two inches and a length for five inches. Thanks to this, increase is the space inside the cabin so passengers will have at their disposal more comfort. The list of equipment is impressive, and is based on the devices and systems of the latest technology. Efficient V6 engine will be the basis for the drive system, while a part of the offer and a hybrid drive. This vehicle is designed for families and other customers who prefer this vehicle category. The manufacturer expects sales growth and popularity.

2016 Lexus RX450h-front view

2016 Lexus RX – Engine

2016 Lexus RX will trigger a conventional 3.5-liter V6 engine in the RX 350, and the hybrid drive in the RX 450h. Conventional engine will deliver 300 horsepower and is based on the direct injection technology. The increase compared to the previous model is 30 horsepower. The engine is mated with a 8-speed automatic transmission and the power is transferred to all four wheels. The hybrid drive uses the same engine with Atkinson cycle. This type of facility has increased the output value of 55 horsepower. Hybridization is taken by Toyota Hybrid Synergy Drive system. New adaptive suspension provides firmer driving mode called as SPORT S +. Fuel consumption in city conditions is 32 mpg, while the value of the hybrid models and bigger.

2016 Lexus RX450h-rear view

2016 Lexus RX – Cabin

2016 Lexus RX has a spacious cabin that can accommodate 5 passengers. Thanks to a larger space, provides extra space between rows of seats. Extra luggage space is obtained by folding the rear seats. The standard equipment list includes: 12.3-inch touchscreen, a new instrument panel, steering wheel, entertainment system and other functions. Passenger safety and vehicles was raised on the highest possible level thanks pre-collision warning and blind-spot warning, cruise control and more. The biggest competitors are: Audi Q5, BMW X3 and Volvo XC60. Redesign will bring something bigger price for packs and will be available in early 2016 year.

2016 Lexus RX450h-interior