A spoonful of the new Lexus RX for the common crossover
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Published on Sat, Mar 26, 2016
By: The LACar Editorial Staff
Video directed by Bobby Holland
Lexus has a prescription to cure the common crossover. It’s the new 2016 Lexus RX—the carmaker’s boldest RX design to date. Video director Bobby Holland provides LA Car readers with a multi-media review of the new prescription remedy for the SUV blues from Lexus.
Video by Bobby Holland & Right Track Motoring for LA Car
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SPECIFICATIONS Name of vehicle: 2016 Lexus RX Price: $ (base RX 350) EPA fuel economy rating (miles per gallon): 20 city/28 highway/23 combined Engine: 3.5 liter DOHC 24-valve V6 with dual variable valve timing with intelligence Horsepower: 295 Torque: 268 @ 4700 rpm Transmission: Eight-speed automatic Electronically Controlled Transmission (ECT) Steering: Electronic Power Steering (EPS) system Drive configuration: Front-wheel drive Suspension Front: Independent MacPherson struts with coil springs, gas-pressurized shock absorbers and stabilizer bar Rear: Independent double-wishbone with coil springs, gas-pressurized shock absorbers and stabilizer bar Brakes: 12.9-in ventilated front discs, 13.3-in solid rear discs. Four-wheel power-assisted discs with four-sensor, four-channel Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist Wheels and tires: 18-in six-spoke alloy wheels with 235/65-18 all-season tires Dimensions Length: 192.5 inches Width: 74.6 inches Height: 67.7 inches Curb weight: 4222 pounds