Lexus RX for Sale
The Lexus RX is a mid-size luxury crossover SUV introduced by Lexus, luxury division of Toyota, in 1998. It was initially introduced by the automaker as Toyota Harrier in Japanese market, but was marketed internationally as Lexus RX. The SUV has been sold across three generations till date, the first one being compact while the later two were mid-size. The Lexus RX has a cumulative sales of over 2,500,000 vehicles. Lexus pioneered luxury crossover segment with RX which gained immense appreciation from customers worldwide.
Lexus does not market Lexus RX in Pakistan, but due to its high demand among Pakistani consumers it is parallel imported into the country. One can easily find Lexus for sale in Pakistan.
Reasons to Buy Lexus RX
Performance of RX
The Lexus RX is offered in three trims namely RX 350, RX 350 F Sport and RX 450h. All trims are available with both front wheel drive and all wheel drive options. The 350 and 350 F trims are powered by a 270 hp 3.5 liter V-6 VVT-i engine generating 248 lb/ft of torque assisted by a six-speed Electronically Controlled Transmission. The Lexus RX 450h is powered by the same 3.5 liter V-6 engine mated with a 123-kW electric motor harnessing a total system power of 295 hp and 234 lb/ft of torque. The hybrid drivetrain has an impressive fuel economy of 12.75 km/L.
The active torque control all-wheel drive provides the driver with superb handling on a variety of road surfaces and conditions. The top-notch technology features include Voice Activated Navigation System, Lexus ENFORM, Advanced Voice Command, Remote Touch System and Smart Access.
Safety Features of RX
Keeping up with the brand's legacy, the Lexus RX is packed with latest active and passive safety features. The Pre-Collision System with Pre-Collision Braking and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control prevents frontal collisions. The back cameras make reversing the crossover easier for the driver. The Blind Spot Monitoring System generates alerts for approaching vehicles. Other prominent safety features include Vehicle Dynamics Integrated Management, Regenerative Braking System with Brake Assist, Intuitive Parking Assist, Direct Tire Pressure Monitor, Active Front Head Rests, Three-point seatbelts with pre-tesioners and 10 SRS Airbags. The body of the RX has been engineered to reduce injuries to occupants in the event of a collision. The front and rear crumble zones, side-impact door beams, impact dissipating upper interior trim and collapsible steering wheel and brake pedal ensure highest safety of the passengers.
Design of Lexus RX
The Lexus RX has a unique and elegant exterior styling which makes it standout among other crossovers. It has a powerful presence with its sharp front bumper, bold Spindle Grille and 19 inch alloy wheels. The “L” shaped High Intensity Discharge headlamps and LED fog lamps adorn the front.
The Lexus RX interior has been designed to surpass expectations with its high level of comfort and convenience. The ergonomically designed seats are equipped with height-adjustable headrests. The driver and front passenger seats are heated and ten way power adjustable. The wood and leather trimmed steering wheel offers telescoping, allowing drivers to adjust it according to their own comfort. The Dual Zone automatic climate control maintains a pleasant temperature in the cabin. The Smog-Sensing Automatic Recirculation Mode protects occupants from harmful emissions from other vehicles. The adjustable seating and multiple storage compartments provide maximum cargo capability i.e. 80.3 cubic feet.
The Lexus RX has a range of distinguishing features which set it apart from its competitors in the market. Some of the prominent standout features include Active Torque Control All-wheel drive, Voice Activated Navigation System, Vehicle Dynamics Integrated Management System and Smog-Sensing Automatic Recirculation Mode.
Lexus RX Price in Pakistan
The Lexus RX 2015 has a starting price of PKR 4,300,000 in Japan; however, for Pakistani customers import charges and custom duty apply. Finding a used Lexus RX for sale in Pakistan is not difficult; it is priced between PKR 2,200,000 and PKR 10,000,000 depending on the model year and condition of the vehicle. The difference in prices is due to high import charges. Below you can find average prices of Lexus RX according to current Carmudi listings:
Lexus RX 2010 Average Price: PKR 7275000
Lexus RX 2009 Average Price: PKR 7270000
Lexus RX 2008 Average Price: PKR 7000000
Lexus RX 2007 Average Price: PKR 4600000
Lexus RX 2003 Average Price: PKR 6500000
The Lexus RX is a premium luxury crossover that offers excellent driving manners combined with world class reliability. Luxury and comfort are the main focus of the vehicle and it delivers it very well, making it a cozy everyday cruiser. The Lexus RX gives a tough competition to BMW X3, Mercedes Benz M-Class and Honda Crossroad in Pakistan.