2018 Lexus RX 350 Release Date, Colors, Review

The 2018 Lexus RX 350 incorporates luxury and performance without leaving innovative technology behind. Its design is bracing meaning it is stiff and has superior handling in relation to its superior underbody braces, suspension member braces, and fender braces. The acceleration in this machine is quite swift for an SUV of this design. From the tests, a wide range of road manners are expected since it has high mileage. However, with engineering not everything is perfect. A few turn downs about this car is its sheet metal that is highly polarized and its high cost which makes it expensive for certain market segments.

2018 Lexus RX 350 front

2018 Lexus RX 350 – Design


The body type of this automobile is sports utility vehicle with the large grille. The exterior is eye-catching and captivating with the roof line slimmed to enhance a broadened height which makes it even sleeker than any other model produced previously. The automobile is fitted with safety features which include automatic collision notification, stability and traction control, antilock brake discs and a rear-view camera. It comes with highly polished colors such as nebular gray, silver lining metallic and eminent cashmere metallic just to mention a few. Major accessories include 18-inch wheels and led fog lights. The suspension systems are made of adaptive damper mechanisms.


The aesthetic leather interior is the first glance eye-catching feature. The front seats are ergonomically designed such that it fits all body sizes of course with a few adjustments. There is a power great power controlled tilt steering wheel. The seats are also full ventilated. The entertainment features are of premium quality. There is an eight-inch, full touchscreen meant for infotainment. The touchscreen can easily be upgraded. Furthermore, there is a superior rear-seat system for entertainment with a super wide display that is capable of playing even two videos at once placed side by side. The dashboard is a wide space capable of also holding a 12-inch touchpad that readily accepts zooming and swiping gesture effects. However, the entertainment cannot accept android and apple car-play.

2018 Lexus RX 350 interior

2018 Lexus RX 350 – Engine Performance

The 2018 Lexus RX 350 is made of a 3.5-liter V6 engine which delivers a 295 hp associated with a 267-foot pound of torque. The transmission system is an 8-speed automatic system with paddle shifters which enables a smooth and efficient dynamic driving. This model has employed the use of dynamic torque control integrated into the engine for information processing through sensors which include steering angle sensors and wheel-speed sensors. The engine power is channeled to the rear wheels which ensure there is maximum tractability in different road surfaces and conditions.

2018 Lexus RX 350 rear

2018 Lexus RX 350 – Release Date and Price

This model has not yet been released to the market, the expectation is that soon it will be launched into the market for dealers to start taking orders. It is expected to be released beginning of next year.

The official pricing is expected to start at $44,215 inclusive of destination. This should be noted that this price is slightly higher with an average of $120 compared to previous models. The price is also inevitable to change as caused by the mode of transmission whether FWD or AWD which is a discrepancy of $1,400. Other components of comfort like leather interiors and roof rails can cause you to dig deep into your pocket than expected.

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