Lexus UK announces the 2012 RX line. Lexus is a division of Toyota Motor Corp., and a leader in the automobile industry in manufacturing luxury rides. The RX line is no exception, and consumers that are interested in a new vehicle this year, will definitely take notice of the Lexus line of vehicles, which Lexus has introduced, and is exceptional. This year's line of hybrid cars is outstanding, and the consumer will not be disappointed in Lexus' hybrids in the least.
Lexus vehicles are class, style and performance, and there are few vehicles on the market that compare. The exteriors and interiors are a class of their own, and there is loads of room in the Lexus RX to ensure that you have comfort on all trips, especially long trips. One look at the Lexus Hybrid RX 400 H is just one show of the high quality hybrids.
Of hybrid vehicles, the Lexus Hybrid RX 400 H is one of the most popular, and has all the elements in place, a quality ride, good fuel economy and the guarantee of a quality vehicle manufactured by Lexus. So, what sets the RX 400 H aside from other hybrids on the market? It is a simple matter of its features. The RX 400 H is packed with outstanding qualities that many hybrids are lacking.
The Lexus RX 400 H has a combination of an electric motor and a gasoline motor that function both separately and together. This is the reason for the outstanding fuel quality of the vehicle. The gas engine is a 3.3 liter V6 with 268 hp when in use with the electric motor. When the vehicle is idling, or slows down in speed, the gasoline kicks off and the electric motor takes over to conserve fuel use.
The SUV is not without power, in fact, it reaches 60 miles per hour in eight seconds. The Lexus RX 400 H has received a four star rating for its low emissions, another definite plus. Top speed is 124 miles per hour.
The vehicle is a smooth, quiet and comfortable ride. It is a luxury SUV that definitely earns the title of luxury. The vehicle is performance, and handling of the vehicle is also comfortable.
Safety features of the vehicle include dual front airbags, driver knee airbags, head curtain side bags, and side bags. The Lexus RX 400 H has received a five star rating in crash tests, which is a definite safety factor.
The best part of the Lexus RX 400 H is the cost. It is priced under $40K, which for a luxury SUV hybrid is an exceptional value. Depending on the features you opt for, will depend on the selling price, but you definitely have an exceptional vehicle.
Lexus has long been a manufacturer of high quality, luxury vehicles, and their line of hybrid vehicles is no exception. The company has produced top of the line vehicles for a number of years, and among consumers, Lexus is a known name that spells quality and craftsmanship.