The 2017 Lexus RX 450h is anticipated to be one of the most demanded SUVs once it enters the market. This is primarily based on the high demand of the current model which is demanded mostly by families and modern buyers. The new luxury SUV is even better looking than the current model where diverse exterior features have been modified. The 2017 Lexus RX 450h is also designed in a way that the users get to enjoy optimum convenience and comfort even on long journeys. Manufactures of this vehicle have also ensured it provides users with high quality performance and reliability through fitting it with an upgraded engine where there might even be a hybrid option for the vehicle.
2017 Lexus RX 450h – Exterior and Interior
This new luxury SUV has been designed in a new platform which makes it look sleeker and slimmer than the current model. However, despite looking slimmer, some of its dimensions have been increased to make the vehicle more stable and increase the interior space. A big percentage of the 2017 Lexus RX 450h’s frame has been made using lighter materials which significantly improves its fuel efficiency. On the front area the vehicle has a chrome grille which is the most dominant feature since it occupies a huge chuck of the front consequently making the vehicle look sleeker. The HID head lights design has also been changed where this luxury SUV has a set of sharper lamps which plays an important role in making the SUV look aggressive. It has also been fitted with effective fog lights which give the driver better vision while it is raining or it is foggy since they reduce the effects of reflective lights. The rear end of this 2017 Lexus RX 450h has been uplifted and there is a set of new tail lights which look sharper and makes the vehicle look more elegant. There is also an improvement when it comes to wheels where this new vehicle rides on nineteen inch wheels which are wrapped using high performance tires to enhance driving dynamics and also make the entire vehicle look sportier.
The manufacturers of this 2017 Lexus RX 450h have given luxury and comfort priority while designing the interior. The SUV comes with options of either three or two rows of seats which means there is a version that can accommodate five people while there is another than can accommodate seven people depending on buyers’ preferences. The interior is roomy where there is also enough cargo space behind the last row of seats. The dashboard of this 2017 Lexus RX 450h comes with a seven-inch display and other neatly organized features which make it look simple and interactive. Other important features found inside this luxurious SUV include modern connection possibilities, enhanced security attributes, an improved infotainment system, a zonal HVAC system that works automatically and different safety options.
2017 Lexus RX 450h – Engine and Performance
This modern SUV is anticipated to be powered by a 3.5 liter V6 engine with ability to produce a power of about 295 HP. There is also a hybrid variant that works with two electric motors and has the ability to generate an optimum power of 280 HP and 249 lb-ft of torque. The engine is mated with a six speed auto transmitter and its power is distributed to all the wheels. It also gets an improved fuel efficiency and ability to accelerate faster.
2017 Lexus RX 450h – Release Date and Price
Expectations are that this newly upgraded SUV will be making its entrance into the market in the last half of 2016 with a starting price tag of about $ 42, 000.