The Lexus Company will release the refreshed 2018 Lexus RX 350 at the second half of the next year. At least some reliable rumors claim that. What we know for certain is that the Company will provide a lot of new things and redesigns for the upcoming model. It will come on the market with a very appealing exterior design that has the futuristic appearance. Also, the interior design will be very modern and we can expect the addition of some new system inside. This model will improve the engine capabilities as well. According to Lexus, we can expect a more powerful engine with improved efficient. So, you get more power and better fuel consumption.
2018 Lexus RX 350 – Refreshed Design:
The exterior design of the coming 2018 Lexus RX 350 will be very attractive as always. Its appearance is eye-catching and probably every customer will be delighted. In order to save some weight, the chassis of this model will be made from lightweight materials. Besides saving weight, this also means better engine economy. According to Lexus, we can expect wider body and longer wheelbase, which means more space inside. When it comes to some details from the outside, we can expect to see sharper panels for better aerodynamic.
The front fascia is probably the most attractive part, and here we can see almost the same front grille as before. It will be very huge. The headlights will be slightly modified, and the LED system will be also updated. The headlights are very sharp and thin. At the rear side, we can notice revised taillights with the LEDs, as well as nicely designed rear bumper and tailpipe.
Inside the Cabin:
The interior design of the recently developed 2018 Lexus RX 350 will be luxury and elegant. Thanks to the wider body and longer wheelbase, we can expect more space in the cabin which further means improved comfort. Also, all seats inside will be covered with the premium leather and it will be very adjustable. The steering wheel will also use leather as upholstery and it will have a lot of buttons. This model will provide some new high tech features and standard interior features.
The cabin will be able of accommodating up to five passengers. Some of the standard interior, high-tech, safety features will include automatic climate control system, WI-FI, GPS, and Bluetooth connectivity, excellent audio system, adaptive cruise control, pre-collision system, electronic access system, emergency brakes, fire alarm devices, and many others. The navigation system with a rear-view camera is optional in new Lexus RX 350 for 2018. However, this system doesn’t provide the 180° wide-angle front camera. This system can be found in new Lexus LX 570.
2018 Lexus RX 350 – Powertrain Specs:
The new Lexus RX 350 2018 will be powered by a 3.5-L V6 that is capable of delivering up to 295 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. This engine will be mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission and it will have four-wheel drive type. A 6-speed automatic will be the optional transmission. The EPA city/highway fuel economy is 20/28 mpg for the model with (FWD), and 19/26 mpg for (AWD).
2018 Lexus RX 350 – Date of Release and MSRP:
According to some reliable rumors, the release date of the newly 2018 Lexus RX 350 will be by the end of next year. When it comes to prices, we can expect manufacturer’s suggested retail price of around $43.000.