The debut of the new generation 2018-2019 Lexus RX crossover took place in New York in early April, but did not die down American Auto Show in Shanghai, the public presented another modification of the vehicle in its own interest. RX fourth generation looks more aggressive and sportier than its predecessor due to a slightly modified radiator grille, sculptured front bumper and narrow headlights with L-shaped running lights. Tinted rear pillar creates the illusion of a floating roof, 20-inch wheels may have special color inserts and equipped with tires Michelin Premier.
The new 2018-2019 Lexus RX has a length of 4890 mm, width 1895 mm, height 1690 mm, with dimensions and wheelbase has grown up, which added length of 50 mm and is now 2790 mm. The crossover with all-wheel drive is available with the sports package F Sport, providing a different grille with mesh design, 20-inch alloy wheels with a graphite color, the other wheel (with perforated leather trim) and the dashboard.
The exhibition in the USA RX shown in two versions. Under the hood, 2018-2019 Lexus RX 350 V6 engine is naturally aspirated 3.5-liter direct injection that generates 300 horsepower. A couple of the engine is 8-speed automatic transmission. The hybrid RX 450h and 300 hp, but the V6 petrol powerplant in the composition of working there on the Atkinson cycle. Drive Mode Select allows the controller to select one of several modes of driving. On machines with F Sport except Eco, Normal and Sport mode has a Sport S +. For the first time it appeared RX adaptive suspension AVS, helping to avoid banks when cornering at speed.
In China brought new 2018-2019 Lexus RX 200t, equipped with a 2-liter 235-horsepower turbo engine with four cylinders. Earlier this engine is paired with a 6-band “automatic” was the 2018-2019 Lexus NX 200t.
RX model interior changed very much. For example, the transmission selector is no longer located on the center console, which is now crowned by a 12.3-inch multimedia system. There was a head-up display for the driver. The rear seat, divided 60/40, received electric folding, and the services available to its passengers entertainment system with a pair of attachment on the headrests of the front seats Screens 11.6 inches.
Complex 2018-2019 Lexus Safety System + incorporates the most innovative safety systems such as the Lane Departure Alert (LDA – warns about going outside lane), Pre-Collision System (PCS – avoids frontal collisions), Automatic High Beam (AHB – automatic switching headlights), dynamic cruise control with front camera and millimeter wave radar. Since its introduction in 1997, 2018-2019 Lexus RX, sold in Japan as the Toyota Harrier, the number sold more than 2.1 million vehicles.