2015 Lexus RX – The Lexus RX is a car which is pretty comparable to some Toyota’s models. First of all, you’ll be able to examine it to Highlander, but its direct counterpart is the Toyota Harrrier. Toyota is generating its Harrier for Japanese market exclusively. We can say that Lexus RX is a US version of Harrier. This automobile has been currently unveiled in last Tokyo Motor Show, handful of months ago.
Obviously, we are able to see differences involving two models, but it’s clear that these crossovers are sharing quite a few platform and design specifics. So, we can say that 2015 Lexus RX will be a Toyota Harrier’s version in US. The 2013 Lexus RX was among the best selling SUVs in US with total of 45,818 units sold in first half of the year. It was also presented in few versions – RX 350, RX 450 and RX 450h Sport hybrid.
The 2015 Lexus RX is nevertheless in developing mode, countless a lot more adjustments are to be produced. Plan is to make 2015 Lexus RX more sporty and sophisticated. Obviously, Lexus will pay focus on luxury particulars inside the cabin. Exterior are going to be refreshed with LED headlights that will be also placed on the side of the bumper, which could attain much more consideration. Cabin may have additional modifications. With updates of the technologies, seats will be new, which will make more comfort and ease ride. Also, we can count on all standard and some additional safety features, for the reason that new Lexus RX is anticipated to be reputable and safe family crossover.
2015 Lexus RX Specs
With current information, drivetrain of the last model of RX will probably be carried more than to the 2015 Lexus RX. Mainly because of the release date which is believed to be in subsequent couple of months, there is no adequate time for you to make big changes. Base models will come with 3.5-liter V6 that tends to make 270 horsepower and 248 lb-ft of torque. This powertrain is mated to 6-speed auto gearbox. Transmission will use direct-downshift control to permit for fast shifting when needed.
It is also expected that 2015 RX may have few versions as present model. It is confirmed that we will have RX 350 and RX 450h. Hybrid version 2015 Lexus RX 450h will combine engine employed on base models with electric motor, to get a larger output of 295 hp and superior fuel efficiency. It will likely be 32 MPG in the city for FWD and 30 MPG for AWD.