There is now just crossovers and crossovers have premium. they differ radically. Just look at the new generation 2018-2019 Lexus RX, and understand what is at stake.
The car looks stunning and amazing. There does not even have to argue. As part of the International Motor Show in New York, the official presentation of new products. 2018-2019 Lexus Stand companies attracted great interest, because it is not just a restyling and new high-grade, now the fourth generation of the RX crossover.
The machine has now not only excellent appearance, but also literally full of high-tech solutions, security systems, cameras and many others.
A little history
We still have time to discuss in detail the brand new 2018-2019 Lexus, but first I want to talk about that in general is a model RX in terms of its history.
So, the first crossover RX index appeared in 1998 and became, in fact, the first midsize SUV premium. A year later came the second generation model, which many consider to be the best. Only in 2008, a third generation. Three generations were sold with a total circulation of 2.1 million copies.
Over the past year in Russia around 6700 2018-2019 Lexus PX found their owners. But the most successful market model is the North American region, where every year bought about 100 thousand crossovers 2018-2019 Lexus RX.
So the producer can rightly call this SUV one of its most successful models in the history of the company 2018-2019 Lexus. Will the fourth generation to continue the success of its predecessors? Apparently, the novelty has all the chances to beat them. Let’s see how things were in reality.
Exterior 2018-2019 Lexus RH
For starters we recommend to study the appearance of the car, looked at the photo and video materials. Now you can proceed to the immediate discussion of a body and not only.
Externally, the predecessor caused a lot of criticism because of its exterior was considered boring and bland. The fourth generation is hardly anyone dares so characterized.
The front part is decorated with a monumental bumper, which is connected with a huge false radiator grille, made in the company’s 2018-2019 Lexus style. We are talking about imitation hourglass. Complements this beauty is not less beautiful hood with powerful vyshtampovki, headache narrowed optics predatory squint and corners of LEDs, which plays the role of daytime running lights. In the body of the front bumper provide complex-shaped section, which is located inside the fog lamps are also working on the LEDs.
On the side we see a large, comfortable doors, the rear of which have been quite original form. Compact and high glazing combines with solid wheel arches, within which are located not less than solid rims. Successfully complete the profile of the strut exterior mirrors and the very form of buildings. The domed roof can be very useful approaches crossover.
The back part is decorated with a new optics L-shaped, fully packed with LEDs. Also it should be noted a small tailgate, a large angle of inclination of glass, spoiler and rear bumper clipped.
In general, the machine looks literally from all sides great and fascinating. Obviously, the exterior – this is a very powerful weapon in the fight for customers. Previous generations, despite their good design, even close can not be put together with the fourth generation 2018-2019 Lexus RX.
If we talk about the dimensions of the new items, there is a car shows an increase in almost all directions. The exception was the height to which the car lost 30 millimeters compared to its predecessor. In general, the actual dimensions in the figures are as follows:
- length – 4890 mm;
- width – 1895 mm;
- height – 1690 mm;
- wheelbase – 2790 mm;
- ground clearance – 180 mm.
Interior 2018-2019 Lexus RX
The interior space is decorated from the 2018-2019 Lexus RX the envy of competitors. Cancel ergonomics, excellent quality of the finishing materials and decor, functional and comfortable seats front and rear.
The driving position begins with cozy chairs, equipped with electric drive and other chips. Plus noticeable and pronounced lateral support. In the neighboring passenger seat similar. Then it comes to the compact, but very comfortable, stylish multi-function steering wheel. On the dashboard we see the modern solutions, a color trip computer, projection color display. The center console greets us at the top of a huge multi-media display, under which there are ventilation vents, as well as various control buttons.
The central tunnel that separates the driver and front passenger, fit to not only handle the transmission, but also a joystick control the infotainment system, coasters, buttons for setting the transmission and powertrain.
Rear sofa deserves special attention. The presence of a large space and do not even discussed. Plus there is a considerable margin over his head in her lap. Even three of us there will be more than comfortable to ride.
However, the side seats have advantages in the face of warming. Manually add sections do not have to, because this provides the drive. If a client wish, he will be able to order two additional display, by which the rear passengers will watch movies on the go.
Options 2018-2019 Lexus RX
Needless to say how richly equipped with premium crossover 2018-2019 Lexus RX face the fourth-generation model. Yes, completing his exemplary and modern. It is possible to note some of the most interesting pieces, but to list all of the options we will not. It will take too much time. So, provided such equipment for the 2018-2019 Lexus RH:
- a full set of airbags;
- leather upholstery;
- leather multi-function steering wheel;
- electric, heating, ventilation and massage front seats;
- electric folding rear backrest of the sofa;
- Heated rear sofa two sections;
- multimedia complex with a display on the touch screen of 12.3 inches;
- Head-Up Display;
- multimedia displays for rear passengers 11.6 inches;
- dual-zone or four-zone climate control;
- adaptive head optics, etc.
We should also talk about security and a variety of electronic assists. The list is not complete, but still distinguish the major:
- frontal collision warning system;
- warning system unauthorized crossing of the road strip;
- Automatic return system in the lane;
- active assistance system when driving in heavy traffic;
- Blind Spot Monitoring System;
- parking assistance system;
- panoramic view of the system;
- adaptive cruise control with automatic brake function;
- aid system at the start of the hill;
- assistance system of steep slopes.
In fact, the car can do everything. It monitors the blind zones, observing that you move in the right lane, automatically brakes independently picks up speed, and so on.
Price 2018-2019 Lexus RH
It is unknown what will be the price of the new 2018-2019 Lexus RX year, as sales planned to start later this year.
At the moment, it is reported that the car will arrive in Russia to the official dealers in the mid-autumn . Because completion summer or early autumn, you can expect the final reports from the company’s 2018-2019 Lexus regarding pricing policy in the fourth generation 2018-2019 Lexus RH.
For reference, the current is still the third generation model in Russia begins with a mark of 1.94 million rubles for the basic package. A more advanced version is 2.6 million rubles, while the basic equipment for the hybrid modification is necessary to give at least 2.99 million rubles.
It is unlikely that anyone will be surprised if the fourth generation from the start will cost at least 2.2 million rubles, and top assembly passed the mark of three million.
Technical specifications 2018-2019 Lexus RH
The new chassis did not come up, and instead took on the basis of the previous generation and modernized it. Plus, it should be noted first of PX use of adaptive shock absorbers. They allow the car to adjust to the current conditions on the road, as well as to reduce roll in corners.
The frame became stiffer, more efficient insulation. The motor and gearbox can be operated in three modes – Eco, Normal and Sport. When buying a crossover version F Sport, there is a fourth mode of operation – Sport S +.
Initially the car will present only in two versions equip the engine compartment.
The first version – it’s RX 350, which uses the former, but the revised powertrain with six-cylinder and 3.5-liter. Previously, he gave 277 horsepower, now increased to full power 300 horses. Changed and gearbox. Instead of the previously used six-speed automatic gearbox, the engine is now running with vosmidiapazonnym machine.
Hybrid remains the same. It consists of a six-cylinder petrol engine of 3.5 liters, as well as an electric motor and a set of batteries. All this is combined with an automatic transmission.
Even within the framework of the Shanghai Motor Show 2018-2019 Lexus he showed a new modification, which was given the name RX 200t. She Edit the former basic variation of the RX270.
The composition of the new modification includes trubirovanny petrol engine capacity of 2.0 liters. Do not be fooled so small volume of the engine, because it provides an impressive 228 horsepower. For comparison, the old naturally aspirated 2.7-liter engine boasted 188 horsepower all the forces of power.
An important fact is still a fact that the two-liter turbo engine is a first for 2018-2019 Lexus RX engine design which provides turbocharging. All of the previous generation were available only atmospheric powertrains.
Video Test Drive 2018-2019 Lexus RX
Speaking about the new generation 2018-2019 Lexus RX, summing up, there is no special meaning. And so you have all seen with our own eyes.
This is a car with a stunning appearance, beautifully executed interior, incredibly generously equipped, as well as solid technical specifications, which deserves special attention, though basic, but the new turbocharged engine.
Obviously, at 2.0 liters, and the turbine efficiency at 228 horsepower it will be complemented by a decent economy. It is hardly necessary to question a proper fuel consumption in comparison with the 3.5 liter aspirated. We hope we will soon be able to see this in person when the fourth-generation 2018-2019 Lexus RX first batches will flow to the 2018-2019 Lexus official dealers in Russia.