2017 Lexus RX 450h Release Date, MSRP, Changes, Specs

The Lexus Company has quite luxury vehicles and one of them is certainly the latest 2017 Lexus RX 450h. This model will be very attractive crossover and according to Lexus, we can expect it on the dealerships around the world at the beginning of next year. The Lexus also claims that we can anticipate a lot of redesigns compared to its predecessor. They say that this model will be most likely better selling vehicle than the previous one. So, if you are looking for a crossover with luxury style, elegantly designed interior design as well as with remarkable engine capabilities, then you should consider the possibility of buying this vehicle.

2017 Lexus RX 450h front2017 Lexus RX 450h – Very Attractive Appearance:

The exterior design of the recent 2017 Lexus RX 450h will be very attractive and everything from the outside looks quite amazing. Compared to the previous model, we can expect refreshed exterior design, as well as a bit modernistic appearance. At the front side, we can notice one notable change. That will be the addition of spindle front grille. This grille will make this model more elegant. Also, one more change is the headlights. It will receive some minor tweaks, and we can expect updated LED or HID technology (you can choose whatever you want) in order to improve road vision.

The exceptional front fascia is finished with the massive and muscular front bumper. The fog lights and the air intakes will be incorporated into the bumper. The rear side will also receive some changes in a sigh of revised taillights. At the sides, the newly 2017 Lexus RX 450h will ride on 19-inch aluminum wheels. The entire chassis of this model is actually made using the lightweight materials in order to save some weight.

Interior Changes:

The 2017 Lexus RX 450h will be very spacious and the cabin will have space for five people max. All of them will enjoy the high level of comfort thanks to the well-shaped seats with very good level of adjustability. Lexus always has a lot of premium materials in the cabin, and the same case we can expect and this time. All seats will have leather as standard upholstery. Besides leather, we can anticipate some aluminum, wooden and carbon fiber parts inside. When it comes to technology, there is going updated infotainment system. Also, we can expect great Lexus premium audio system with 12 speakers. In addition, there will be USB ports, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Dual zone climate control system, adaptive cruise control, smartphone connectivity, and many others as well.

2017 Lexus RX 450h interior

2017 Lexus RX 450h – Engine and Performance:

The 2017 Lexus RX 450h will be powered by a combination of 3.5 liter V6 engine and an 116 kWh electric motor. The only engine will be capable of producing up to 259 HP while in combination with mentioned electric motor, we can expect the total max power output of 308 horsepower as well as 247 lb-ft of torque. Of course, if you want to drive only with electric power, you can choose that options. According to Company, this model will have an acceleration from 0-60 mph in just 7.8 seconds. Also, the top speed will be rated at 112 mph. At this point, we don’t have information about the EPA rates.

2017 Lexus RX 450h side

2017 Lexus RX 450h – Market Release and MSRP:

The release date of the forthcoming 2017 Lexus RX 450h will be at the beginning of 2017. When it comes to prices, this vehicle will have a starting manufacturer’s suggested retail price of around $43.000. This model will be certainly a great competitor.

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