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Introduced in 2009, the Lexus now comes with many advanced features like Leather Seats, Sunroof, , Premium Audio, ABS Brakes, Air Bags, Climate Control Air Conditioning, Bluetooth, Open road performance, equipment level, passenger comfort.
Its a great moment for us at Carsale Elite, Australia (carsaleselite.com.au) to offer you the most comprehensive review of Lexus. Safety comes courtesy of dual front, side and curtain airbags as well as the added precaution of a driver’s knee airbag. Electronic aids include ABS, EBA, EBD, ESC and Traction Control while up back, a reversing camera also comes standard.
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Lexus has a reversing camera, side-parking camera, heads-up display and more. Room in all two rows, comfort in all rows, luxurious interior in Ultima grade is worth the extra spend, plenty of storage, cabin never feels claustrophobic, engine and gearbox are a great combination.
Front seats are nicely shaped and supportive with electronic adjustment. The beautiful timber/leather steering wheel offers electronic adjustment for reach and rake. Rear seat accommodation is excellent with legroom amongst the best in this segment.
On the plus side though the RX450h does include as standard satellite navigation, six-CD tuner with DVD capability, auto dimming mirror, dusk sensing xenon headlamps with cornering function (which I might add are brilliant), rain sensing wipers, front and rear parking sensors, radar cruise control, self-folding electric wing mirrors with puddle lamps.
Power windows, electrically adjustable seats and steering column with three memory settings, heated and ventilated (front only) leather seats, iPod connectivity and Bluetooth integration.
Standard equipment on the Sports includes dual-zone climate control with vents for the rear seats, parking sensors front and rear, rain-sensing wipers, moon roof, heated electric front seats with three memory settings, keyless entry and keyless start, electric folding wing mirrors and automatic xenon headlights, Sunroof, Wood grain Trim,Leather trim, Radar Cruise Control, Reverse and Side Camera's, Adaptive Xenon and Cornering Lights, Cooling/Heating Front Seats, Bluetooth.
Features of Lexus :
(a). Instrumentation and Controls :
Traction Control System, Vehicle Stability Control, Driver - Satellite Navigation, Trip Computer, Display Clock - Digital, Information Display - Drivetrain, Information Display - Head Up (on windscreen), Trip Computer, Gauges- Tacho, Navigation, Navigation System - DVD Audio, Navigation System - DVD Video.
(b). Audio and communication :
Inputs- Aux Input Socket (MP3/CD/Casstte), MP3 Decoder, WMA Decoder, Bluetooth, Bluetooth Controls, Multi-function Control Screen - Colour, CD / DVD, DVD Player - 6 Disc Stacker, Speakers, 12 Speaker Stereo
(c). Suspension :
Front Suspension - MacPherson strut, Lower control arm, Gas damper, Coil Spring, Anti roll bar
Rear Suspension - Trailing arm, Lower wishbone, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar
(d.) Seating :
Front Row Seats, Ventilated Drivers Side, Ventilated Passenger Side, Electric Seats, Drivers with Memory, Driver with Electric Lumbar, Passenger with Memory, Passenger with Electric Lumbar- 1st Row Heated, 2nd Row Seats- Split Fold, Headrests - Active 1st Row (Front), Adjustable 1st Row (Front), Adjustable 2nd Row.
(e). Lexus Fuel - Petrol - Premium ULP :
Fuel Tank Capacity : 65 Litres
Fuel Consumption Combined : 6.4 L / 100km
Fuel consumption - urban : 6.6 L / 100km
Fuel consumption - extra urban : 6.1 L / 100km
(f). Exteriors &Exterior Dimensions :
Xenon Headlights, Body Coloured- Bumpers, Door Handles, Exterior Mirrors Partial- Boot, Power - Tailgate/Boot, Remote Boot/Hatch Release, Chrome Finish, Exterior Highlights, Grille Surround, Mirrors, Heated Electric - Anti Glare, Electric - Auto Dipping (Reversing), Electric - Folding, Electric - with Memory, Moulding, Mudflaps- Rear Metallic Paint, Spoilers- Rear Roof Mounted, Sunroof.
Length- 4770 (mm), Width- 1885 (mm), Height- 1720 (mm), Wheelbase- 2740 (mm), Track Front- 1630 (mm), Track Rear- 1620 (mm), Tare Mass- 2165 (kg), Kerb Weight- 2205 (kg), Gross Vehicle Mass- 2700 (kg), Gross Combination Mass- 4700 (kg), Payload- 495 (kg), Towing Capacity (braked)- 1500 (kg), Towing Capacity (Unbraked)- 750 (kg).
(g). Interior dimensions :
Leather Trim (Incl. Seats, inserts), Woodgrain, Centre Console, Inserts in Door, Other Wood/Leather Gear Knob, Wood/Leather Steering Wheel, Headlights Active (Cornering/steering), Automatic (light sensitive), LED, Bi-Xenon (for low & high beam), Electric Level Adjustment, Washers, Tail Lights, LED Lights, Fog Lamps - Front, Fog Lamps - Rear, Power Windows, Front & Rear, Rear View Mirror, Electric Anti Glare, Wipers, Intermittent Wipers - Variable, Rain Sensor (Auto wipers), Rear Wiper/Washer.
(h). Storage :
Front Storage - Seatback Pockets - 1st Row (Front) seats, Door Pockets - 1st row (Front), 2nd row (rear), Drink Holders, Cup Holders - 1st Row, Cup Holders - 2nd Row, Cargo Space, Cargo Cover.
The foot-operated parking brake and hill-start assist combine well. The two features free up space in the centre console for cupholders and a large storage bin. Inside the storage bin, there are two auxiliary power outlets and an input jack for a music source to play through the audio system.
(i). Comforts and Convenience :
Air Conditioning Rear, Climate- Climate Control 2 Zone, Air Quality- Pollen Filter, Driving- Cruise Control, Distance Control, Technology, Voice Recognition, Illumination, Ambient Lighting, Courtesy Lamps - in Doors Front, Courtesy Lamps - in Doors Rear, Footwell Lamps - Front, Map/Reading Lamps - for 1st Row, Map/Reading Lamps - for 2nd Row, Starter Button - Key/Fob Proximity, Floor Mats, Sunvisor, Illuminated Vanity Mirrors Dual, Front Storage, Seatback Pockets - 1st Row (Front) seats, Door Pockets for 1st row (Front), 2nd row (rear), Drink Holders, Cup Holders - 1st Row, Cup Holders - 2nd Row, Cargo Space, Cargo Cover, Remote, Fuel Lid Release.
(j). Safety & Security :
Number of Airbags- 10, Airbags - Driver & Passenger (Dual), Knee Driver, Knee Passenger, Head for 1st Row Seats (Front), Head for 2nd Row Seats, Side for 1st Row Occupants (Front), Side for 2nd Row Occupants (rear), Seatbelts- Lap/Sash for 5 seats, Pretensioners 1st Row (Front), Load Limiters 1st Row (Front), Adjustable Height 1st Row, Brakes, ABS (Antilock Brakes), Brake Assist, EBD (Electronic Brake Force Distribution).
Vehicle Control, Traction, Dynamic Stability, Hill Holder, Park Assist, Park Distance Front, Park Distance Rear, Graphical Display, Camera- Rear Vision, Side Vision, Central Locking, Key Proximity, Remote/Keyless, Alarm, Anti-theft, Data Dots - Part Identifiers, Engine Immobiliser, Emergency, First Aid Kit.
(k). Vehicle Finance :
Car finance arises because the price of cars was out of the reach of individual purchasers without borrowing the money. Flexible finance options is now available. Carsales Elite provides financial support as it has tie up with many banks for the finance of vehicles.
In nutshell, Carsales Elite, Australia (carsaleselite.com.au) feels that Power Sockets, Engine Description, Active Torque Transfer System, Centre Differential, Multi-function Steering Wheel, Power Steering, Steering Column, Ventilated Front, Rear Solid Brake, Operation by Wire, Electro-Hydraulic, Regenerative, Rim Material- Chrome Wheels, Front Rim- Alloy Wheels, Spare Wheel- Space Saver/Temporary gives the elite look to the car.
Carsales Elite,Australia (carsaleselite.com.au) wishes you a Happy & safe Motoring. Take Care.