The 2014 Lexus Rx 450h comes in just one trim level. The 2014 Lexus RX 450h standard features include 18-inch wheels, automatic lights, fog-lamps, LED running lights, heated mirrors, rear privacy glass, a power lift-gate and key-less ignition / entry. Inside you get an automatic dual-zone climate control, eight way power front seats and two power lumbar adjustment, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, sitting and sliding rear seats, cloth upholstery, a leather-wrapped wheel steering and auto-dimming glasses.
The standard features for 2014 Lexus Rx 450h include electronic system, Safety Connect emergency communications, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, Siri Eyes and a nine-speaker system sounds a Change six-CD, satellite radio, an auxiliary jack audio and iPod / USB audio interface. There are many optional packages available, some of which require purchase of one to one. Premium package adds a sunroof, power-folding mirrors auto-dimming, the roof rails, leather upholstery and driver memory settings. There is also the version of this package includes blind spot monitoring system. Comfort package adds wipers automatic, Xenon headlamps, and heated front seats and the spirit.
The 2014 Lexus Rx 450h Display Audio package you get the camera rearview, a larger 7-inch central display screen, the Bluetooth phonebook download capabilities, Lexus Remote Touch electronics interface, suite Enforma features of the app-based and 12-speaker sound system with HD radio . Navigation package adds Display Audio content and navigation system controls the voice.
Finally, the 2014 Lexus Rx 450h Luxury package adds 19-inch wheels, LED headlamps, -10 power front seats, heated wheel of its wood and leather, synthetic leather upholstery, a 115-volt power shop for the rear seat area and smog -sensing, automatic climate control recirculation. Other options for the 2014 Lexus Rx 450h include front and rear parking sensors, head-up display, a dual-screen rear seat entertainment system, a surround-sound system 15-speaker Mark Levinson audio and adaptive cruise control pre-collision warning system (requires all-wheel drive).
2014 Lexus Rx 450h Interior
Appointments upscale, with a build quality and features cutting edge tech to make the 2014 Lexus Rx 450h the right look and feel expensive for the price. Authentic wood trim and leather lend an air of opulence, and optional Mark Levinson sound system is one of the best on the market.
If you go to the Audio Display Navigation packages, buyer get Lexus Remote Touch system, which is mouse-like device that allows the user to move between the various icons on a large screen in the center. It is the success of the nifty technology, but find that hard to practice on-screen menus and the environment controller’s too imprecise to draw your attention away from the road.
The 2014 Lexus Rx front 450h seats could use some extra adjustment range, and both thigh and lateral support are a bit lacking. However, the rear passengers will find open seats are comfortable and thank you to kill them, and pull the changes. There are also ample luggage space, just as in the 2014 Lexus RX 450h as, in fact 40 cubic feet behind the 40/20/40 split-folding rear seats and 80 cubes when they’re all correlated. No third-row seat, though.
2014 Lexus Rx 450h Engine
Powering the 2014 Lexus RX 450h, is a 3.5 liter V6 petrol engine and electric motors. Front-wheel drive model to use two motors; one is a starter-generator and the other provides propulsion. The all-wheel drive-Rx adds a third electric motor driving the rear wheels. Total output is 295 horsepower, and can be routed through a special continuously variable transmission automatic (CVT).
In the tests, the 2014 Lexus Rx 450h to 60 mph from zero in 7.5 seconds, which is a second a few tenths slower than normal electric Rx 350 and the other crossovers midsize. The upside, the 2014 Lexus Rx 450h, is that the EPA-estimated fuel economy is an impressive 30 mpg combined (32 city / 28 highway) with front-wheel drive. The version of the all-wheel drive returns 29 mpg combined (30 city / 28 highway). 2014 Lexus Rx 450h equipped with all-wheel drive and the optional towing hitch, the 450h Rx can be said 3,500 pounds.
2014 Lexus Rx 450h Safety
2014 Lexus Rx 450h emerged with antilock brakes, fire and stability control, front and rear side airbags, side curtain airbags and front knee airbags. And Safety Connect emergency communications system that combines automatic collision notification, emergency help button and a stolen vehicle location services. Optional parking sensors, blind-spot monitoring, camera rearview and adaptive cruise control system that includes the warning and brake-priming pre-collision. In brake testing, the 2014 Lexus Rx 450h stood at 60 mph in 130 feet, which is needed for a midsize crossover.
In government crash tests, the 2014 Lexus Rx 450h received four stars five for overall crash protection, four stars for frontal impact protection and five stars for side-impact protection. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave the 2014 Lexus Rx 450h the best possible rating of “Good” in the moderate-printing directly overlap, side-impact and the roof-strength crash tests. The 2014 Lexus RX 450h seat / head restraints also received a “Good” rating for Whiplash protection in rear impacts.