Born as the first luxury crossover 20 years ago, RX today remains the most popular luxury utillity vehicle on the market. Now enlarged with the new three-row, RX L models enable families to enjoy ampler space while retaining its luxury sense. Coming in 350L and 450hL variants, RX offers six to seven seater capacity.The 350L will hit dealerships late this year with MSRP (Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price) tag starting at $47,670 (around N24 million) for FWD, and $49,070 (N25million) for AWD, with shipping and clearing included.
RX is titled as the trendsetter who created LUV, combining SUV multitasking ability and sedan luxury. On the outside, RX L mixes sharp-looking creases with curves, embodying Lexus iconic spindle grille, charming chrome surround and standard Bi-LED headlights.
Lexus RX L mixes sharp-looking creases with curves
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2018 RX L models offer full-length side curtain airbags in all of its three rows. Standard safety features include Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, All-Speed Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Lane Keep Assist, Intelligent High Beams, Rear Cross-Traffic Braking, and Blind Spot Monitor with Intuitive Parking Assist. Panoramic View Monitor is available as an option.
Lexus 2018 RX L from a side angle
The RX 350L comes equipped with 3.5-litter V6 engine, D-4S fuel injection system, Variable Valve Timing – Intelligent Wide (VVT-iW) and VVT-I. The variant can produce 290 hp and 263 lb.-ft. of torque and provides three such driving modes as Normal, Sport and Eco that suits various driving needs and preference. Meanwhile, eco-drivers will find the RX 450hL an ideal travel mate. The variant incorporates D4-S injection 3.5-liter V6 gasoline engine with 2 electric drive motor-generators which provide a combined 308 horsepower.
Lexus 2018 RX L dashboard
Launched at 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show, the car marque’s representative revealed that the launch of the RX L might earn 30.000 units more in sales for RX range.
Lexus 2018 RX L third row
A detailed review of the 2018 Lexus RX L will be available on Naijauto very soon so stay tuned!