According to Lexus, their new RX is nothing like other luxurious SUVs. Coming from them, that’s nothing more than a marketing statement, but that doesn’t make it completely untrue. Across the range, the RX is primarily a lot more discrete than its (mostly German) competition, but looking at the RX450h which we took for a spin, it’s also special because it’s a hybrid.


Engine Size: 3.5 Litre V6
Max. Power: 220 kW @ 6000 rpm
Max. Torque: 317 Nm @ 4800 rpm
Fuel Type: Petrol
Fuel Consumption: 6.3 L/100km
Transmission: Electronically Controlled Continuously Variable Transmission (ECVT) banner

Some Key Features

  • Satellite Navigation
  • Sunroof
  • LED daytime running lights
  • 19 inch alloy wheels