The New 2013 Lexus RX 350 AWD F-Sport Hybrid
Updated May 24, 2012
This soccer mom mobile is getting a little frisky
Lexus has dominated the luxury crossover niche for years with the RX. For many individuals it seems a perfect balance of versatility along with capabilities although never used to their full potential. But the fact is that Lexus has hit a home run with this vehicle and plans to continue to reap the benefits of selling these vehicles to every suburbanite mother throughout the country. Today we see the 2013 Lexus RX having many different varieties in order to appeal to everyone from the whole foods hybrid-hymn to the F-sport middle-aged man driver that isn’t allowed to get the Shelby Mustang.
New Lexus RX 350 Specs
The base model Lexus RX 350 comes FWD with a 270 hp 6-cylinder that manages 25 mpg on the highway and 18 in the city. The AWD RX 350 drops to 24 on the highway. The base and AWD come standard with a six-speed automatic transmission while the RX F-Sport receives an eight speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters. The Lexus RX F-Sport also received a more aggressive look on the front fascia as well as a few other trim pieces here and there that try to signify that the driver is ready to race for pink slips. The F-Sport still shares the 270 hp 3.5 L so don’t expect to be injuring into any track day events unless you want to be the pace car. The base model RX 350 will run you around $40,000 and the all-wheel-drive will cost around $41,500 so not a huge difference between front and all-wheel-drive versions. As for the RX 350 F Sport, the price will be starting at $47,000.
New Lexus RX 350 Price
The Lexus RX 450h hybrid will start at $46,000 for the front-wheel-drive version and around $47,000 for the all-wheel-drive version. The hybrid RX 450 will receive more horsepower thanks to electric assisting motor and will receive much better gas mileage city as it will achieve around 32 miles per gallon and 28 miles per gallon on the highway. The RX 450h will receive Toyotas CVT transmission that we be used utilized efficiency.
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