2015 Lexus RX 450h Hybrid SUV Review, Specs, Design

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The 2015 Lexus RX 450h is a top hybrid SUV manufactured by Toyota’s luxury brand, well known for their manufacturing of hybrid vehicles that offer premium design and performance. You may have heard a lot about this model, but maybe you do not know its specs, and that is why I will take you through its features in this article.

2015 Lexus RX 450h front view

RX 450h Hybrid Exterior Design

Lexus have only added minor updates on the 2015 model year in terms of exterior outlook. This means that some of the features that were there in the 2014 RX have been maintained but they have been well updated and re-varnished. This include the headlights that customers can order can now be in Light Emitting Diode or High Intensity Discharge technology while rear lamps have been redesigned to make them stronger. The other package that has been included is the five-spoke triple-split 19-inch alloy wheels that have been given a light gray paint. Generally, the 2015 Lexus RX 450h Hybrid has a height of 67.7 inches with when with roof rails, a length of 187.8 inches, 74.2 inches wide, 7.3 ground clearance and 107.8 inches wheelbase.

rear view

Interior Styling and Accessories

The interior of the 2015 Lexus RX 450h Hybrid also remains quite the same but a few changes have been made to make it be more attractive and breathtaking from the inside. For example lumbar front seats that are 10-way adjustable, the steering wheel has three spokes that have been well wrapped in leather. The designers have also integrated the steering wheel with some information switches and audio control buttons, hence making it possible for drivers to access these buttons more conveniently without much struggle.

They have also provided the Lexus own 12-speaker audio system that also comes with a lot of music sources, hence giving you an option of choosing the type of songs you want without any limitations. The CD player has been maintained together with iPod an USB control, audio Bluetooth streaming and a satellite radio from SiriusXM. Lexus also allows you to expand the 12 speakers to 15 speakers which could deliver a total of 330 watts. Generally the interior dimensions are 39.0/37.7 inches headroom, 55.5/54.5 inches HIP Room, 43.1/36.8 inches leg room.


Hybrid Engine, Specs, Performance

Under the hood of the 2015 Lexus RX 450h is a V-6 engine, which has a 3.5 liters capacity and an option of gas-engine only, electric only, or combined electric and gas modes. Together with a 116-kW electric motor can produce a total of 295 horsepower with a good fuel consumption record, which allows it to move from 0 to 60 mph within 7.7 seconds. However, its top speed when on electric mode is just 116 mph. This car comes with four different driving modes from which you can choose one that suits you. They are EV, Eco Mode, Normal Mode and the Sport mode.

hybrid engine

2015 Lexus RX 450h Release Date, Price

This car can be purchased for the base price tag of $48,355. However, its price might hit $50,000 or more if some options are added along the way. It is already available for sale. The 2015 Lexus RX 450h Hybrid SUV is therefore very attractive and offers high quality features to its users, its comfort inside is something you should really get to experience. You can hereby make your order and wait to enjoy the goodness in this vehicle.

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