New member of the Lexus RX family, will soon become the 2016 Lexus RX 200t SUV. Specifically, at 2015 New York Auto Show is presented the new generation of Lexus RX models. Then were presented RX 350 and RX 450h versions. This second has a hybrid drive. At the Motor Show in Shanghai (April 2015) presented a completely new version of this great SUV, the 2016 Lexus RX 200t, which will soon be on sale.
Lexus has sold over 2.1 million copies RX model, and it is the company’s most successful and best-selling model. 2016 Lexus RX 200t will try to continue this trend and to further increase sales results.
2016 Lexus RX 200t – Design
New Lexus RX 200t is 4.89 m long, the width is 1,895 m, while the vehicle height is 1.69 m. Wheelbase is 2,789 m. Customers can choose from a set of wheels of different sizes. There are wheels 18”, 19” and 20”.
The vehicle is characterized by inspiring and bold design. The interior of the vehicle is very spacious, and compared to previous generation RX model, the passengers in the rear seats have more legroom. The vehicle cab is made of high quality materials with exceptional touch of luxury. In the cabin is located HUD (head-up display) monitor of 12.3”, and driver assistance provide numerous systems. Some of them include Vehicle Stability Control (VSC), Vehicle Dynamics Integrated Management (VDIM), AVS (Adaptive Variable Suspension). All of these systems are on the list of basic equipment, which offers a 2016 Lexus RX 200t.
However, special attention is drawn to the innovative Lexus Safety System+. This system is equipped with radar, camera, and additional systems for safety. It includes Pre-Collision System (PCS), Lane Departure Alert (LDA), Automatic High Beam (AHB), Lane Keep Assist feature (LKA), Panoramic View Monitor (PVM), Blind Spot Monitor (BSM) and Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA).
In the version of the model with a 4×4 drive, Lexus has prepared a special package of equipment – F Sport Package. This package includes a different design of the front grille, rear spoiler and alloy wheels of 20”. Special benefits relating to the interior. These include F Sport instrument panel, TFT Multi Information Display (MID), a sports leather steering wheel, and F Sport tag.
2016 Lexus RX 200t – Specs
The new generation Lexus RX 350 launches upgraded 3.5-liter V6 petrol engine combined with an 8-speed automatic transmission, which delivers 300 horsepower. 2016 Lexus RX 450h has a hybrid drive which consists of V6 petrol engine and electric motor. The latest 2016 Lexus RX 200t has a four-cylinder 2.0-liter turbo engine in combination with automatic transmission and 4×2 drive system (4×4 option). The output power of the engine is 238 horsepower, while the maximum torque is 350 Nm.