2015 Lexus RX350: Unique Vehicle from the House of Lexus

2015 Lexus RX 350

With years of experience in manufacturing luxury vehicles, Lexus has become the largest seller of Japanese market. With the launch of this year’s Lexus RX350, company has set benchmarks in production of premium cars. Various automotive magazines and journals have agreed to the fact that 2015 Lexus RX350 provides outclass driving experience, comfortable ride, spacious accommodation and enough cargo room to fit large boxes.

This model is not just a luxurious 2 row SUV but the perfect choice for a family SUV. Elegantly designed interior, various electronic systems for safety and family friendly features make Lexus RX350 the foremost vehicle in the catalogue of Luxury 2 row midsize SUV for families. According to the experts of test drives Lexus RX350 has comfortable and congenial front row seats enhancing the driver’s experience. Legroom for back seats is sufficient to fit in taller passengers easily.

Reasonable Price of 2015 Lexus RX-350

Lexus’s model of 2015 RX350 is priced at $41,705, which is $1305 more than the previous models. Howbeit, this increment may go unnoticed, as the car’s new standard backup camera and display screen were previously available for $2,775. All-wheel drive carries an additional $1400 setting the base price of All-Wheel-Drive RX350 at $43,105.

High-Performance Engine

Lexus RX350 is one of those models of Lexus automakers that have got to live up to many expectations of consumers. Reason behind this is its own reputation of being a spectacular vehicle to drive. 15 years back, Lexus RX was the first ever luxury crossover of company that walked the tracks and since then this car is seen as a standard in its own segment.

This all-new model of Lexus is powered up from a 3.5-liter V6 engine capable of producing 270 horsepower. It is sufficient for a midsize SUV to drive freely (0-60 mph comes in 7.7 seconds) This V6 engine is linked to a 6-speed automatic transmission along with all-wheel drive as an option.

Optional all-wheel drive is aided by active torque control system. It varies torque distribution in Lexus RX350 and allows it to deliver good ride quality based on road conditions and driving dynamics.

2015 Lexus RX350’s Modish Exterior

Lexus RX350 is designed with new techniques. This Lexus crossover SUV has an apprehensive look with spindle grille that is used in many of the other models of Lexus family.

It comes standard with LED daytime running lights, custom hood, side vents, sunroof visors, winches, trailer hitches and many more. Sloped rear window line of Lexus RX350 gives out a good view. It is available in three trim levels, which are standard, Crafted Line and F-Sport

F-Sport model of RX350 has 19-inch wheels, a distinctive bumper and badges, whereas, RX 450h hybrid features a blue-hued badge in front.

Impressive Exterior Dimensions

This latest vehicle has impressive exterior design, which is made to give it an astonishing look with a firm road grip. Car is smartly designed to get utmost power with the use of wind power. The specs of its exterior body are given below:

Wheelbase: 107.9 inches

Width: 74.2 inches

Ground Clearance: 7.3 inches

Height: 66.7 inches with the addition of roof rails and 67.7 inches without roof rails

Admirable Features in 2015 RX350’s Cabin

2015 Lexus RX350 comes standard with a power lift gate and a push button start. Rear seats can slide and recline at time when passengers want. 7-inch touch screen with an infotainment system is installed in Lexus RX350. Other regular features include a satellite radio, audio system with 12 speakers. Rearview camera is also available as in many other newly built models. Other standard interior features are:

  • USB iPod connectivity
  • Cruise Control
  • Smart Access with start/stop push button
  • Steering wheel mounted with phone, audio and display controls
  • Illuminated entry system
  • Bluetooth audio profile for wireless connection of music players with in-car audio system
  • Outside temperature gauge

Although Lexus RX350 has some impressive standard features but still there are several systems and features which are not a part of 2015’s model. Rearview mirror camera is standard on all RX350’s models but it lacks the ability of being reconditioned with a rear cross traffic alert system, as it has not offered by Lexus for this year.

This is not all. Lane departure warning and an advanced technology of lane keeping assist are also not available in this year’s offered model of Lexus. It also misses out the action of all-rounder, 360 degree camera system.

Standard Safety Features for 2015 RX350

For missing out some of the important safety measure control the company has made up with several other installations that are worth keeping your luxury crossover secure. Front and rear sensors are available in RX 350, which helps in alerting driver of hurdles while the car is being parked.

You can outfit this luxury crossover with a blind-spot information system. Powerful cruise control system is also installed in Lexus RX 350 with pre collision warning technology. Then there is a pre collision braking system, which naturally puts the car on brake making it stop if a collision is adjudged unavoidable.

2015 Lexus RX350 also offers various option packages for its customers:

User-friendly Packages in Lexus RX350

For 2015, Lexus has added three packages in RX350:

  • Premium Package

This package of RX350 comprises of sunroof, roof rails, power-folding and auto-dimming mirrors, driver memory settings and leather upholstery. You can also have blind-spot monitoring system with this premium package. This impressive system is car-based sensor that detects other vehicles located to your side and rear. Its warnings can be audible, visual or vibrating.

  • Luxury Package

Optional luxury package in LX350 has features like power-driver seat cushion extender, headlight washers, an upgraded leather upholstery and 19-inch alloy wheels. With this package, you can also get automatic climate control with smog-sensor. Whenever you travel on clogged roads, you may not pay attention that how much smog is entering your automobile. 2015 Lexus RX350 does that for you.

Smog-sensing auto recirculation mode detects harmful emissions from other car and changes the climate control system automatically to recirculation mode. Features like household-style power outlet and heated steering wheel are also a part of this optional package. Luxury package also have contents of Premium package.

  • Comfort Package

This package requires either Luxury or Premium packages with the addition of xenon headlights, automatic wipers and heated & ventilated front seats.

With all the above-mentioned facts, we can say that this new model is unique from its older family members but it will have to face difficult market competition to earn revenue for the company.

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