Upgrades aplenty for 2021 Lexus RC range

2021 Lexus RC 350 F Sport
2021 Lexus RC 350 F Sport

LEXUS has upgraded the fashionable RC sports coupe with a number of focused changes that realize more powerful driving reactions and also higher safety standards, with modifications to the powertrain, suspension system and protection equipment.

Headlining the changes may be the addition of brand new adaptive control software for intuitive 8-speed Sports Direct Shift (SPDS) automatic transmission standard on both the 2.0-litre turbocharged RC 300 and 3.5-litre usually aspirated V6 RC 350 models.

It operates in typical, Sport and Sport S+ settings and today much more assertively changes transmission change tips in accordance with driver input and road circumstances.

In regular mode, during gentle driving, the transmission control consistently favour greater gears to improve gas efficiency while for sportier driving, it will probably today adjust and hold reduced gears longer to supply maximum torque, reaction and control.

If SPORT or SPORT S+ mode is chosen, the adaptive control will more easily pick reduced gears during the braking phase whenever spirited driving is recognized.

Both Lexus RC 300 and RC 350 models in addition take advantage of improvements to the back suspension system, using the installing of a heightened diameter stabiliser bar with minimal wall thickness and recently developed high-strength aluminum for top arm.

This can help to lessen weight while making sure rigidity. Lexus in addition has improved convenience with the use of an electric playground brake (replacing the foot operated one). For enhanced safety, brand new all-speed radar active cruise control (RACC) is standard.

All-speed RACC can adapt to the switching road conditions at all speeds, including visiting an entire remain in traffic, before instantly starting once more. When it comes to RC 300, this can include switching off and on without the driver input.

Modern improvement toward Lexus RC builds on a currently extensive listing of luxurious convenience functions including dual-zone environment control, heated and ventilated power-operated front side seating, and a leather-accented inside.

A 10.3-inch screen with Lexus remote touch-pad controller, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, DAB+ electronic radio, satellite navigation, plus a 10-speaker Pioneer speakers may included.

The comprehensive standard Lexus protection System+ incorporates a pre-collision security system with pre-collision braking, including pedestrian recognition, automatic large ray and lane deviation caution with steering aid.

A blind area monitor with lane modification alert, reversing camera, approval and reversing sonar, and back cross traffic alert may also be standard. Aside from the enhanced features, the Lexus RC can also be today available in two brand new colours; Sonic Chrome and Celestial Blue.

These get in on the present palette, including White Nova, Sonic Quartz, Titanium, Onyx, Graphite Black, Infrared, Zinnia Yellow and Cobalt Mica. Pricing the 2021 Lexus RC range starts from $67,990 (plus on roadways) right through to $81,236 (plus on-roads).

For further information, please contact your local Lexus supplier, or visit the Lexus website.

2021 Lexus RC 350 F Sport2021 Lexus RC 350 F Sport
2021 Lexus RC 350 F Sport

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