Review: 2018 RX Hybrid

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Drivers in the Los Angeles area are often seen in the most stylish rides. The 2018 Lexus RX Hybrid is a mid-size luxury SUV equipped with top-notch performance and safety features.

Performance

 

The 2018 Lexus RX uses a continuously variable transmission in tandem with a hybrid engine. This pairs a potent 3.5-liter V6 engine with a powerful electric motor for an impressive 308 total system horsepower, along with all-wheel drive performance.

The 2018 Lexus RX Hybrid with AWD has an EPA estimated 31 MPG city and 28 MPG highway. This combination provides a driving range of 533.2 miles (city) and 481.6 miles (highway). Coupled with a suspension that offers a smooth and quiet ride, you can cruise in comfort on long car rides without needing to stop as much.

Safety

The 2018 Lexus RX Hybrid was awarded a five-star safety rating by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and comes equipped with Lexus Safety System+. This combines several features to ensure the RX has top quality safety, such as automatic high beams, adaptive cruise control, automatic emergency braking, forward collision warning, lane departure warning with steering assist, lane keeping assist, and pedestrian detection. The 2018 Lexus RX Hybrid also has available rear cross-traffic alert and blind-spot warning as well.

Pricing

Starting at $45,695 MSRP

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