With handsome and futuristic design, luxurious interior and equipment, and a wide range of trim levels, the Lexus RX continues to be one of the most popular SUVs in its class. Alongside the standard model, the RX is also available with a hybrid engine and as the RX L, the extended version of this model. The RX has recently entered the next generation, so the upcoming 2021 Lexus RX 450h and RX 450h L shouldn’t receive any large upgrades this time.
2021 Lexus RX 450h and RX 450h L engine and performance
Under the hood of the upcoming 2021 Lexus RX 450h and RX 450h L will be placed the same hybrid engine which powers the current model. The total output of the hybrid engine will be 308 horses. The engine will be linked to a continuously variable transmission and the all-wheel drive system will be standard.As for the fuel economy, the RX 450h will get 31 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway. The Lexus RX 450h L is rated at 29 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway.
2021 Lexus RX 450h and RX 450h L Design of exterior and interior.
The 2021 Lexus RX 450h and RX 450h L will get no changes this time since the current generation has been introduced last year. The RX 450h differs from the RX 450h L in size.Stepping into the cabin of the 2021 Lexus RX 450h and RX 450h L, we will notice from the instant luxurious and well-equipped cabin. The standard model comes with two-row seating configuration while the RX L has three rows of seats. The RX 450h L comes with the second-row captain’s chairs as standard.
2021 Lexus RX 450h and RX 450h L Equipment
The standard equipment of the RX includes LED headlamp, power front seats, synthetic leather upholstery, an 8.0-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth, USB ports, an audio system with 9 speakers, and so on. The optional features of the hybrid model will include heated and ventilated seats, navigation, blind-spot monitors, and the panoramic roof. The safety equipment is great; it comes standard with a rearview camera, automatic emergency braking, active lane control, adaptive cruise control, and automatic high beams.
2021 Lexus RX 450h and RX 450h L Release date and price
The 2021 Lexus RX 450h and RX 450h L should go on sale it late 2018. The price of the RX 450h will start at $54,000 while the RX 450h L will be around 51,600.