The new version of Lexus RC is all set to make debut at the Paris Motor Show this year. However, the vehicle will be offered for commercial sale in 2019. The Lexus RC ever since it came to the market in 2014 has been focusing on what they refer to as emotional driving. It, therefore, comes with versatile driving features and aggressive styling. Certainly, it is much sought after for its craftsmanship and of course for its reliable and sturdy performance. Let us, therefore, have a look 2019 Lexus RC as far as looks, appearances, engine power, exteriors, and interiors are concerned.
Lexus RC 2019 Interior
The front row offers more legroom but the rear row has quite a bit to offer in terms of leg space. Many feel that it is cramped. The seats are well cushioned and comfortable and they come with adjustable facilities. The ambient sound-levels are also have been efficiently insulated. The feel of the cabin also stands increased because of better streamline treatment and other such things.
The new styling is a continuation of the previous models but has some significant changes to it. As far as the designs of the cabin are concerned, the focus is being given on quality materials. The controls also being designed with a new look to ensure very good driving pleasure. The aerodynamics has also been given a new look and the same is the case with suspension and tires. With the objective of giving a refined drive, the steering look and feel have also been improved quite a bit. The engine power takes you past mountain terrains quite effortlessly and also move across long distance journeys easily.
– Lane Departure Alert + Steering Assist,
– Pre-collision Safety System + Pedestrian Detection,
– Dynamic Radar Cruise Control,
– Blind Spot Monitor system,
– Automatic High Beam,
2019 Lexus RC interior
2019 Lexus RC Exterior
As far as dimensions are concerned, the RC is rough of the same size as that of various other mid-sized coupes. However, according to reviews and as per feedback from experts, the sloped roofline and the grille which looks hourglass-shaped makes the Lexus RC 2019 look better. It has a width of 72.4 inches and a length of 184.8 inches making it one of the biggest in its category. Curb weight is 3,958 lb. It comes with good-looking integrated fog lamps, rear spoiler, and also a clear wrap that could protect the vehicle from rock chips. Standard wheels are 19-in forged alloy BBS 7-spoke, tires are Michelin summer, at front 55/35R19 and rear 275/35R19. The available wheels are the 20-inch diameter with Michelin summer tires, front 255/35R20, and rear 275/35R20 and are sturdy and made from the high-quality material (forged alloy).
The new Lexus RC comes with 5.0 L V8 engine, capable of generating a horsepower of 467 at 7,100 RPM and torque of 389 lb-ft @ 4,800 – 5,600 RPM. The engine is quite powerful and can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 4.4 seconds flat, top speed on the track is 168 mph. It also comes with 8-speed automatic transmission facility and of course, it is RWD car. The engine is smooth and purrs like a sexy cat as it laps up distances and at the same time quite effortlessly. The RC 2019 version should give you a mileage of 16 mpg in city conditions and around 25 mpg in highway drives, while combine goes around 19 mpg. Fuel tank capacity is 17.4 gal.
Though the actual price of the 2019 edition of Lexus RC is still not known, there are reasons to believe that it will be priced at around $64,650. You also 10th-anniversary edition which could come with a price tag of $81,000.