The 2018 Lexus RX 450h is apparently among the most demanded upcoming SUVs. The vehicle has undergone multiple, modifications since its introduction in the market. It stands out among its competitors due to the stunning exterior design and comfy cabin. The extravagance SUV is set to enter the market next year and will bring along impressive changes, both outside and inside. The mid-size SUV is amazingly looking better than its predecessor as customers are anticipating for miraculous changes on its outlook and power details. The Lexus RX 450h s a crossbreed with impressive engine performance.
2018 Lexus RX 450h – Thinner and Sleeker
The automaker implemented some great changes to make the new 2018 Lexus RX 450h appear thinner and sleeker. Apart from that, the Toyota has made every necessary effort to make the car lighter hence improved aerodynamic power and improved fuel efficiency. The body chassis is designed using a mixture of lightweight aluminum, carbon and high strength.
It gets a very stable stance for highway driving. The front end will feature a redesigned chrome grille which together with the sharper LED headlights make RX 450h looks more elegant. Although the car appears thinner, some of its exterior dimensions have been extended to create more room inside. The rear end also gets new LED taillights which make the car sportier. The Lexus RX 450h rides on massive 19-inch aluminum alloy wheels.
We are also expecting a more spacious cabin capable of carrying to seven passengers comfortable. You get comfortable rides with quality leather material upholstered seats. The 2018 Lexus RX 450h bring on board a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with few button controls. It looks pretty on the dashboard with the revised audio system featuring HD satellite radio, CD/MP3/MP4 player, USB port interface, Bluetooth integration and others. Other upgraded standard features include automatic climate control, zonal HVAC framework system, satellite navigation system, smartphone integration and others. Among the safety and driver-assistance equipment include automatic emergency braking system, rear parking sensors and camera, lane-departure warning system among others.
Engine and Maximum Power Output
The 2018 Lexus RX 450h will be equipment with a 3.5-liter V6 engine featuring 123 kW electric motor. The automobile is a hybrid model that operates on two electric engines, which together produces a total of 3o0 horsepower and 249 lb-ft. for the torque. It will be paired with a six-speed automatic transmission system with power adjusted the all-wheel drive system. The car’s fuel efficiency, acceleration, and top speed details have not been revealed. Its top speed will be 124 mph.
Date of Arrival and Price
The Toyota has not communicated on the exact date for the release of the 2018 Lexus RX 450h. However, we are expecting that this sporty and stunning car will make an entry in the market starting from the fall of this year or the first half of next year. Reliable rumor sources have revealed that the 2018 Lexus RX 450h will be offered at a base price of $54,000. The main competitors will be Volvo XC90, Audi Q7, Toyota RAV4 and others.