PistonCars.com – 2016 Lexus RX450h F Sport AWD; The first Lexus’s F Sport trim with a Hybrid engine. Actually, it is interesting to see that Lexus makes the Sport trim for the 2016 RX while the Hybrid comes to give the fuel efficiency.
This RX450h F Sport AWD is a four-door hatchback which fits to five passengers. The interior is created to be convenience and luxury. The back seats are spacious to give free leg room for the passengers. The powertrain is supported by a 3.5-liter V-6 Hybrid engine to produce 259 horsepower and 247 lb-ft of torque.
2016 Lexus RX450h F Sport AWD; Specification
Inside, the interior is beautifully designed with high-quality material to give a luxury style. The cabin is completed with soft-touch upholstered surfaces with diamond-pattern stitching on the seats and door panels. The front seats are comfortable with a deep-pocketed design for additional lateral support. This 2016 RX offers two cozy row seats with a longer wheelbase and lower rear floor for rear passengers. An optional sunroof to light up the cabin is also offered.
There is also a 12.3-inch center display, a large home screen which show one, two, or three elements such as e.g map, audio, and phone. This RX also offers a blind-spot warning, lane-departure warning, forward-collision warning with automatic emergency braking and pedestrian detection, a standard rear camera, rear cross-traffic alert, and adaptive cruise control.
The Sport trim is gained from a black mesh grille, black side-mirror caps, a restyled lower front fascia and rear bumper and the 20-inch wheels. Moreover, a Sport+ setting for the drive modes and an adaptive variable suspension also make this RX sporty. The handling of the 2016 RX450h F Sport is also sportier than we expected.
The 2016 RX450h F Sport is powered by a 3.5-liter DOHC V-6 Hybrid engine to produce 259 horsepower and 247 lb-ft of torque. The engine is paired with the CVT automatic transmission and all-wheel drive. The total horsepower gained from the Hybrid powertrain reaches 308 horsepower.
Price and Release Date
The price of the 2016 Lexus RX450h F Sport AWD $60,225. However, the RX450h has the base price starting from $58,045.