The first photos of the updated coupe 2018-2019 Lexus RC F were published in the autumn of last year, and in early January, the famous Japanese automaker officially introduced a novelty. Its world premiere was held at the Motor Show in Detroit.
In contrast to the standard 2018-2019 Lexus RC, made its debut at the Tokyo Motor Show last year, a version with an additional prefix F received a bumper with a more aggressive appearance and a modified grille. In addition, a higher bonnet, and extended wings with integrated air inlets, air vents in the hood and four exhaust pipes.
In addition, 2018-2019 Lexus RC F is equipped with an active rear wing, automatically rising at a speed exceeding 80 km / h, and then put back in if the speedometer indicates less than 40 kilometers per hour. For this coupe were developed just three options forged wheels 19 inches, and their polishing takes place manually to High Plus top model.
The interior of the car interior reproduces conventional coupe, but then set a brand new steering wheel, sport seats, which are available in five different versions, leather trim with contrasting seams and pedals. The instrument panel is adjustable, allowing you to choose one of the many display modes up to date information.
Specifications. Under the hood of the car put a new naturally aspirated V8 engine with gasoline volume of 5,0 liters and capacity of 450 liters. from. and the highest torque of 519 Nm – the exact figures are not yet known. It works in conjunction with the only possible 8-speed automatic gearbox with paddle shifters, which transmits power to the rear axle.
The highest speed of the model is limited to on-board electronics on a mark of 270 km / h. Interestingly, the acceleration time of this version from zero to hundreds of the company keeps a secret, but its representatives have made it clear that the coupe will get a quick sedan 2018-2019 Lexus IS-F, which accelerates to “hundreds” of 4.8 seconds excellent.
It is expected that the price of the updated 2018-2019 Lexus RC F will be around 100 thousand. Dollars, and it will be competitive models such as the BMW M4 Coupe and Audi RS5. Car sales in the US will start this fall.