Following its redesign for the 2023, the Lexus RX enters the 2024 mannequin 12 months with a brand new plug-in hybrid grade.
The RX 450h+ is already offered overseas however is just now reaching dealerships within the U.S., with Lexus on Tuesday asserting a beginning value of $70,080, together with vacation spot.
The RX 450h+ is the second plug-in hybrid for Lexus, following the smaller NX 450h+ which is mechanically related. And it could be dear however it comes with all-wheel drive and lots of the RX’s premium options as normal.
It makes use of a 2.5-liter inline-4 for the internal-combustion element of its powertrain, and options an 18.1-kwh lithium-ion battery. Lexus hasn’t supplied full particulars on the powertrain, together with an influence determine, however in different markets the RX 450h+ is nice for a mixed 302 hp. Lexus mentioned homeowners can anticipate 0-60 mph acceleration in 6.2 seconds and 35 miles of pure electrical vary.
2024 Lexus RX 450h+
Among the many normal options discovered on the RX 450h+ are 21-inch wheels, a head-up show, leather-based trim, heated and cooled seats, a panorama glass roof with roof rails, and ambient lighting. A typical 14-inch touchscreen serves because the infotainment hub whereas a 21-speaker Mark Levinson sound system is accessible for audio buffs.
Wi-fi Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are additionally on provide.
Consumers have eight exterior colours to select from and three inside shade choices. The inside will also be dressed with both Ash Bamboo or Black Open Pore accents.
Like each RX, the RX 450h+ additionally options as normal a collection of energetic security know-how, which the automaker dubs the Lexus Security System+ 3.0. It consists of automated emergency braking with pedestrian detection, adaptive cruise management, visitors signal recognition, and energetic lane management. An obtainable park help system with distant parking enables you to maneuver the automobile into tough spots from outdoors utilizing an app.