By Jayveer Vala

Lexus RX SUV breaks cover in its 5th generation without V6 engine.

Lexus has taken the covers off the brand new era RX compact SUV for the worldwide markets. The 5th era Lexus RX can be supplied on a brand new platform and with the selection of 4 new powertrains.

The facelift model of the RX SUV has ditched the vintage V6 engines in its new avatar. It will take on the likes of the Mercedes-Benz GLE, BMW X5 or maybe the entry-stage Porsche Cayenne.

The new Lexus RX is constructed at the newly restructured TNGA-K platform. Resulting in being extra Rigid, however the ordinary weight of the auto is decreased by means of ninety kg.

The wheelbase has been prolonged via way of means of 60 mm. But atone for the mobility of use via way of means of lowering the rear overhang distance via way of means of 60 mm.

The layout of the RX facelift SUV stays in large part similar to the outgoing model. It receives the same Spindle Grille and a hard and fast of headlights that include Daytime Running Light.

The rear has a contemporary-day set of LED lighting fixtures wrapped from proper to left. The indoors of the brand new RX SUV is pretty top rate as expected.

The indoors is to be had in six unique shade subject matters which encompass Macadamia Brown, Black Black, Birch Beige, Palomino Yellow Gold, Peppercorn and Rioja Red.

The ordinary layout of the brand new RX has now no longer modified tons from the authentic model. However, the largest modifications have come beneath the hood. 

There is a 2.4-litre DOHC 16-valve, 4-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine able to producing most energy of 275 horsepower and 430 Nm of height torque.

The engine comes mated to an 8-velocity computerised transmission and can be had in each front-wheel pressure and 4-wheel pressure AWD.

The RX350h version will come ready with a 2.5-litre 4-cylinder Hybrid petrol engine that can churn out most energy of 246 horsepower and height torque of 316 Nm.

The engine is mated to a CVT computerised transmission and 4-wheel pressure AWD device. The RX500 F Sport version can be powered via means of a 2.4-litre 4-cylinder Hybrid petrol engine.

It is able to produce the most energy of 367 hp and most torque of 550 Nm. It will come paired with a 6-velocity computerised transmission.