Lexus RX Specs and Features - Exceed Expectations With The Unconventional SUV 1

Lexus RX Specs and Features - Exceed Expectations With The Unconventional SUV

13 Dec 2022

Explore The Specs Of The Lexus RX

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Lexus RX Overview


Meet the SUV that challenges everything every day, like you. Pushing innovation boundaries a step further, the modern Lexus RX features an integration of the heritage of craftsmanship and artistry with daring design.

From a sleek exterior that delivers aggressive agility to advanced technological features that ensure safety and superior connectivity, the Lexus RX is truly incomparable. The fourth-generation Lexus RX is reported to still be the benchmark in the market, featuring a captivating exterior composed of smooth curves.

Ready to challenge everything, four models make up the revamped RX range:

  • Lexus RX 350 EX
  • Lexus RX 350L EX
  • Lexus RX 350 F SPORT
  • Lexus RX 450h SE

CFAO Motors Lexus offers Lexus cars that span the full range of Lexus South Africa’s offerings, along with plenty of customisation available.


Prepare to unleash new possibilities with the redesigned Lexus RX 350L 7-seater. Offering more than enough room, the spacious RX dimensions are an overall length of 5 000 millimetres. For more additional space to unleash your potential, the third-row seats of the RX can be unfolded with a touch of a button.

Ready to challenge everything, the Lexus RX dimensions continue to defy expectations by featuring 1000.76 centimetres of headroom and additional 1120.14 centimetres of legroom. Also, the Rx rests on a wheelbase of 2790 millimetres.

Dare to defy the conventions, the Lexus RX chassis and drivetrain include…

  • 20” Alloy Wheels Design
  • F SPORT - Tuned Suspension
  • 8-Speed Automatic Transmission
  • 3 Spoke/Wood+Heater Steering Wheel
  • Dynamic Torque Control all-wheel drive (AWD)
  • Double Wishbone Suspension (Rear) and MacPherson Suspension (Front)

Incorporated into the gleaming athletic appearance, the stylish L-shaped premium LED headlights, LED rear lights, and floating C-pillars highlight the continuity of the contemporary RX design style. Even its shadow draws eyeballs! View our incredible online showroom here today.

Lexus RX Performance


The redesigned Lexus breaks boundaries with its equilibrium between cutting-edge performance and unparalleled comfort. With increased suspension rigidity for more agile handling and riding comfort, the RX guarantees a more responsive driving experience, with uncompromised ease and support.

The Lexus Hybrid Drive with the Atkinson-cycle V6 engine and a CVT transmission surpasses expectations by achieving a balance between innovation and design with class-leading fuel economy, environmental efficiency and evolved driving performance.

On the other hand, the Lexus RX petrol range is equipped with a 3.5-litre V6 engine with 8-speed automatic transmission, delivering a maximum of 221kW of power at 6 300 r/min on the 5-seater, and 216kW on the 7-seater model respectively.

The Lexus RX warrants you the opportunity to rethink exhilaration.


The Lexus RX 450h balances conservation, performance and style with advanced hybrid technology, delivering enhanced fuel efficiency and clean emissions without compromising on power. Beneficial to providing better performance during acceleration and high-speed driving, the petrol engine and motor work in tandem.

Reimagine reality with the following RX specs and features that enhance performance with every drive…

  • 30 AWD
  • EV Drive Mode
  • Paddle Shifters
  • 200 km/h Top Speed
  • Drive Mode Select with SportS+ Mode

Redefining the RX performance even further, a Control Device has been added to the shock absorbers for optimal steering control along with revised suspension bearings. Thus exceeding all expectations.

Lexus RX Technology


Defining elegance with its state-of-the-art technology, the Lexus RX breaks boundaries with its cutting-edge multimedia system inclusive of a larger, more user-friendly display screen. Utilising Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to connect your mobile device to your car, Lexus drivers can benefit from the improved connectivity that the RX offers.

Furthermore, the Lexus RX offers an integration of the following technological features to offer luxurious comfort while enhancing your efficiency without affecting your focus…

  • Electrochromatic Technology
  • Dynamic Voice Command
  • Mark Levinson 15-Speaker
  • 3 Spoke/Wood+Heater
  • Front and Rear Seat Heater

The BladeScan technology, which improves headlamp performance, was created over a 13-year period, utilising the unrelenting innovation of Lexus while undergoing hundreds of tests. Re-exploring reality in unconventional ways.


The trailblazing technology of the RX headlamps enhances your connection to the vehicle, road, and environment by providing stunning illumination without obstructing your view. Striking a balance between efficiency and elegance, down to the hand-stitched leather seats and dashboard, the Lexus RX spearheads technologies that break boundaries.

Additionally, the RX integrates the following innovative technological systems to ensure your safety…

  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Lane Trace System
  • Park Distance Control
  • Pre-Crash System

The Lexus RX inspires innovative design and sustainable technologies to deliver the unexpected.

Lexus RX FAQs

For how long will an RX last?

A leader in its class, the Lexus RX can last up to an impressive 402336 to 482803.2 kilometres when maintained regularly and driven with care.

How spacious is the Lexus RX?

The Lexus RX features more than enough room to offer you and your passengers all the space you need. Coming in with 1000.76 centimetres of headroom and additional 1120.14 centimetres of legroom, the 7-seater RX offers a first-class experience.

Is the Lexus RX a V6 or a V8?

The Lexus RX 450h comes with the Atkinson-cycle V6 engine, while the Lexus RX petrol models are powered by a 3.5-litre V6 engine with an 8-speed automatic transmission.

How fast is the Lexus RX?

The Lexus RX sprints a top speed of 200 kilometres per hour, and the Lexus RX 450h SE accelerates from 0-100 in 7.7 seconds.

What does RX in Lexus RX stand for?

The RX in the name means Radiant Crossover. The word radiant is reported to represent the bright new future envisioned by Lexus at the launch of the RX.

Switch To The Lexus RX


Exceeding expectations, the revamped Lexus RX challenges everything. This distinctive range of vehicles is handcrafted according to the Lexus ‘YET’ philosophy: The Lexus RX has a heritage of defying the norms.

CFAO Motors Lexus offers a purchasing experience that is dedicated to service excellence, at any of our Lexus dealers you will be attended to in a relaxed, professional, first-class environment. Book a test drive with us today!

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