Lineup 2018-2019 Lexus RX facelift survived and appeared at the Geneva Motor Show in the updated form. SUV design has become more aggressive and rapid, in the interior there are new color finishes, more comfortable steering wheel and upgraded center console – introduced Remote Touch control system with a joystick.
The 2018-2019 Lexus RX 450h changes have affected not only the appearance but also the hybrid drive system. In the transmission mode Sport appeared, he added a Normal mode, Eco and EV. In the latter case, the crossover goes only through electric. EV mode is activated on a modified RX separate button.
Besides the usual the RX, the 2018-2019 Lexus showed a version of the «F SPORT», which will have about 30 percent of sales in all model series. Sports version features a body vibration absorption system in the form of struts connecting the left and right suspension mounts.
2018-2019 Lexus RX was launched in 1998, becoming a crossover premium. The Japanese managed to combine in it the possibility of an SUV, luxury sedan comfort, agility of a sports car, add to these qualities practicality, reliability and durability. In 2005 came the first hybrid RX, and today these cars occupy 32 percent of the European market of premium crossovers.
The updated 2018-2019 Lexus RX has become more aggressive because of the powerful bumper grille in the shape of a spindle, in which the side of the divergent lens unit. In their lower edges are located L-shaped daytime running lights with LEDs. The new design gives the rear lights aft restyling RX more elegance.
Complementing the new image of the familiar crossover 2018-2019 Lexus 19-inch alloy wheels. The buyer can choose when you buy one of 10 colors, including 4 new red wine, ocher, gray and glossy dark blue. In the interior of the passenger compartment of the updated RX 350 and 450h 2018-2019 Lexus did not skimp on the unique insertion of such wood as maple and walnut. For version «F SPORT» available colors combination, consisting of a black, gray and white colors, as well as metal inserts instead of wood.
Because updates to the RX 350 F SPORT, 2018-2019 Lexus offers podrulevoj control automatic with six gears, which allows you to move automatically from the D mode in sports. Just one shift paddles on the impact and extent of the urban mode will be changed to sports.
Hybrid 2018-2019 Lexus RX 450h has its own characteristics. At speeds up to 50 km / h the vehicle is driven in EV mode in which the electric motor works only. In measured rhythm of motion without sudden acceleration transmission works in Eco mode. The driver himself can change the modes on the steering wheel while changing the dashboard lights. In Eco mode, EV, Normal is blue, the transition to the sport mode, it turns red.