The new 2016 Lexus RX forms a new conception in the luxury crossover segment. The Lexus RX spearheaded the extravagance crossover section when it appeared in the late 1990s as the RX300 has been a mainstay of the Lexus mark from that point onward. It remains the top of the line Lexus model at present. The Japanese organization moved 107,000 units a year ago, putting the RX well in front of the runner-up ES car, of which it sold 72K.
Lexus RX 2016
Interior and Exterior
The simply disclosed 2016 update about the new 2016 Lexus RX demonstrates that natural clash. This new Lexus RX 2016 is featured with lighting elements in L-shape along with a giant, spindle grill. The innovative facet of this new 2016 Lexus RX is its floating roof which is created by the blacked-out C-pillar. But unfortunately, this aspect is also found on the new Nissan Murano.
Lexus RX 2016 – Interior
Its dimensions include length around five inches with the stretching in wheel base of around 2inches. The additional length of the crossover upshot in improved rear-seat room but the company has chosen not to have third row of seats.
The new Lexus RX 2016 offers a wide range of safety features such as the blind spot warning, pre-collision warning system, lane departure warning, and rear cross traffic alert, lane-keep assist. It’s also got the moon roof for the rear seat passengers and a panoramic view monitor.
Engine and Mileage of 2016 Lexus RX
Lexus RX 2016
The new Lexus RX has a 3.5 Liter V-5 with 300 hp. It’s an eight speed automatic which was earlier available in the F-Sport. It’s the first time the six speed units of the RX series are changed for the first time. It’s the buyer’s option to choose to have the front wheel or all four wheels do the driving. The new RX is also available in a hybrid version with the Atkinson-cycle version of the 3.5 liter. The electric motor generates up to 300 hp. Although, it’s got a lot of features of the F-Sport and brings it along the list of performance SUVs by Mercedes-Benz, Audi and BMW.
The average basic price for the new Lexus RX would start at $42,143. The vehicle will hit showrooms by the end of this year. Since the new Lexus RX 2016 is a compact SUV, it will have healthy competition from its variants from different car manufacturers worldwide such as, Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Ford, etc.