Division of Toyota, Lexus, plans to present new model of this crossover sport utility vehicle. It is new, high-quality and luxurious, 2015 Lexus RX, model of the third generation of this vehicle. The demand for this vehicle on the market and customer interest is at a high level. Data from the U.S. auto market indicate that this model tends to outperform the generations of 2005 and 2006, when it sold over 110,000 units of Lexus RX (the last few years, the figure is around 95,000). There is no doubt that the producers of Lexus model have to be satisfied with the reaction of the market. With work on improving the already top performance and innovation, the goal is to win more percentage of the customers on the market.
The new model 2015 Lexus RS in terms of size will be slightly smaller than its predecessor. This car belongs to mid size category of vehicle, and high quality and luxury classify Lexus at the top of this class. The changes are expected in both segments, interior and the exterior. Using quality materials and innovations in the design itself will be followed by changes in the output characteristics. Improved performance will impress onlookers.
This model has a very rich heritage in terms of awards won by its predecessors, the third generation: award for luxury crossover SUV (AutoPacific), award for the best sale of luxury utility vehicle (Kelley Blue Book), award for near luxury SUV (Automotive Lease Guide), RX 350 won award as top safety pick accolade (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety) and award for the most dependable vehicle in the U.S. (J.D. Power and Associates). Beside this, RX 350 model is marked with 5 stars in next categories: the frontal driver, frontal passenger, side driver and side rear passenger. With four stars is ranking in the category of Rollover. This testing has been done by the U.S. NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration).
2015 Lexus RX: Price
Under the hood of new 2015 Lexus RX based engine will be 3.5-liter V6 DOHC with variable valve triming. Power of this engine is 270 horse power for the 2015 Lexus RX 350, while for 2015 Lexus RX 450 this engine delivers 295 horse power. As for fuel efficiency, it is 18/24 mpg in city/highway driving for RX 350 model, and for RX 450 model it is 30/28 mpg in city/highway.
It is expected that release date of 2015 Lexus RX will be this spring, and starting price should be around $ 40,000 for RX 350, and $ 46,500 for RX 450 model.