The New Lexus RX 2016 is Revealed at the New York Motor Show
The SUV category is more popular than ever. Because it will only fit into the picture that the Lexus RX previously was the best-selling of all models in the 26-year history of the brand. One third of total production accounted for him. To date, 2.1 million units.
The 4.89 meter long and 1.90 meter wide new edition of the Lexus RX is with an extended wheelbase and 20 inch wheels brawny on the road. The Bug featuring the huge cooler throat, new L-shaped LED headlights and newly designed fog lamps. From the side of the Black held C-pillars and colored inserts in the wheels fall on. From the rear perspective, the L-shaped lights that travel about for the first time in a Lexus as a closed light strip around the tailgate.
From the grown to 2.79 meters wheelbase results in an extra leg and knee room for the rear passengers. The rear seats can be electrically adjusted and heated for the first time in the RX. The new cockpit is dominated by the central 12.3-inch touch screen and the large head-up display. The automatic selector lever changes position and the new Lexus RX surcharge with laser cut wooden slats in the interior in the next generation. Also an electric panoramic roof. A driving dynamics system that detects potentially dangerous driving situations in advance and corrected, is always included. Under “Safety + system” operates a combination of assistance systems. The high-beam assistant, the pre-crash system and the lane change warning, explore the driving situations such as the extra-costing Blind Spot Assist and the panoramic screen via radar or camera.
The handling of the new edition RX benefits from the stiffened body structure and the newly tuned McPherson front suspension and double-wishbone rear suspension. The variable damping system AVS allows the traction stable with all-wheel drive Lexus still individual adapted to the driving situation. In sporting trimmed RX F SPORT include AVS and additionally active stabilizers that reduce body roll in bends, fitted as standard. Similarly, the perforated leather upholstery, the F SPORT the instrument cluster and the leather sports steering wheel with shift paddles. With the paddles, the advanced 3.5-liter V6 Atkinson, working with its Electric Motors, and output over 300 horsepower.
The increases slowly after the presentation at the New York Motor Show. The new Lexus RX is only to be expected from the beginning of 2016. Lexus RX 2016 price expressed not yet.
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