By Veeno Dewan
TORONTO, ON ––The boldly designed Lexus RX L series combines brave design, an elegant interior, agile handling, exceptional performance and inspired technology to create a mix-size SUV that’s long on versatility. A full 110mm (4.3”) longer than the RX series, Every 2019 RX L also delivers impressive performance, with a choice of two powertrains. The RX 350 L features a 290 HP 3.5L V6, coupled to an 8-speed automatic with sequential shift mode and lock-up torque converter. Meantime, the RX 450hL is built around a self-charging Lexus Hybrid Drive. This system uses an Atkinson cycle 3.5L V6 and high torque electric motor to deliver 308 net horsepower through a continuously variable transmission.
All gas models feature the Lexus Active Torque all-wheel-drive system, which delivers the traction that only an AWD powertrain can provide. The 2019 RX L is offered in range of models and trim levels, as follows:
The 2019 Lexus RX 350 L Luxury 7 Passenger (starting MSRP: $66,250) features 20” alloy wheels, a 12-speaker Lexus Display Audio system, semi-aniline seating, leather-wrapped steering wheel, rear seat climate controls, garage door opener, and more. This model may be enhanced with a choice of two upgrade packages, as follows:
The 2019 Lexus RX 350L Luxury 6 Package (starting MSRP: $67,050) replaces the second-row bench seat with captain’s seats, and adds a 1587 kg (3500 lb) towing capacity.
The 2019 Lexus RX 350L Executive Package (starting MSRP: $72,300) builds on this, adding a wood grain and leather-wrapped steering wheel, automatic air recirculation control system, a 15-speaker Mark Levinson Surround Sound audio system, touch-free power back door, Qi Wireless Charging system for personal electronics, premium leather seat surfaces, and more.
For 2019, the self-charging hybrid 2019 Lexus RX 450hL Executive 6 Passenger (starting MSRP: $77,600) is offered as a single, fully-equipped model – featuring a 15-speaker Mark Levinson Surround Sound audio system an incredible range of luxury extras such: 20” alloy wheels, door handle touch sensors, premium LED headlamps and rear combination lamps, and more.
The 2019 Lexus RX 350L and RX 450hL are now on sale at Lexus Dealers across Canada. For complete and up to date details and specifications, visit www.lexus.ca/rx