Doha: First launched in 1999, the Lexus RX created the blueprint for luxury crossover utility vehicles and has been in shape for this segment ever since. The 1999 Lexus RX300 was the world’s first luxury crossover, and the 2006 Lexus RX400h was the world’s first hybrid electric luxury crossover. The new, sophisticated exterior of the 2022 model maintains a sporty and powerful feel, with improved front-to-rear character lines and extraordinary flow and consistency in the overall look that emphasizes Lexus’ new design language. Added.
The Lexus RX also incorporates Lexus’ reputation for compelling performance. The engineering team scrutinized every part of the vehicle, significantly increased the rigidity of the body and suspension system, and added new shock absorbers and brake control systems. The result is a vehicle with excellent handling, allowing the driver to track the desired driving line with incredible accuracy.
The 2022 Lexus RX represents a subtle evolution of the aesthetics of the dynamic exterior of the previous generation. It begins with a new L-pattern grille mesh and a smooth surround that blends seamlessly with the front bumper. A prominent grille arrangement is engraved in the bumper corner and fog lights are located at the bottom of the front bumper. The slender new headlamps add an element of sharpness to the front look. A similar reconsideration applies to the rear, the fog lights are more effectively integrated into the balance area, the combination lamp functions are arranged in a strict horizontal division, and the feeling of width is increased.
Luxury crossovers receive some changes designed to enhance the driving dynamics of the entire lineup. Both the front and rear stabilizer bars are hollow for weight savings, but the larger diameter and enhanced bushings help minimize body roll and improve steering response. ..
Responsiveness is further refined by the Adaptive Variable Suspension (AVS). It, along with the newly added Active Corner Assist (ACA), provides a range of up to 650 instantaneous compression and damping adjustments for more precise control of overall handling, stability, and control. .. By applying more braking force to the inner ring, it helps prevent understeer on turns.
The 12.3-inch high-resolution, split-screen Lexus multimedia system touch screen approaches the driver approximately 5.5 inches and can control both audio and climate systems. The touch screen also includes a back camera to help the driver move backwards. In addition, the new Lexus RX’s advanced smartphone integration provides access to in-vehicle connectivity technology applications from Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and a designated phone storage area and six USB ports keep passengers connected on the go. Will remain.
In addition, the 2022 Lexus RX adds the convenience of a hands-free powerback door. It is activated via a foot manipulation system that can be used when the user’s hands or arms are full, such as when carrying goods. Place or kick your foot towards the sensor under the rear bumper cover to open and close the electric back door.
Lexus RX is available with a choice of two powertrains. The RX 350 model is equipped with a 3.5-liter V6 gasoline engine that produces 296hp and 370Nm of torque and is combined with an 8-speed automatic transmission. The RX 450h variant, on the other hand, is equipped with a 3.5-liter V6 gasoline engine and two electric motors, producing a total system output of 308hp. With its class-leading hybrid electrical model, customers can contribute to a sustainable future while improving driving satisfaction and smooth acceleration, especially at the start.
As with any Lexus car, safety is a top priority for the new RX. Drivers can enjoy complete peace of mind thanks to the Lexus Safety System +. This is an advanced safety technology package that includes pedestrian detection during the day and in certain low light conditions, and daytime cyclist detection, a full speed pre-collision system (PCS). Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC), Lane Trace Alert (LTA), and Adaptive High Beam System (AHS).