TEXAS, 9 August 2023: The 2024 Lexus RX arrives with exciting enhancements and innovations to build on the refinement introduced in the fifth-generation RX in 2023. Customer feedback has driven improvements in technology and convenience features, delivering an optimized driving and in-cabin experience. The lineup is also expanded with the introduction of the highly anticipated 2024 RX 450h+ Plugin Hybrid Electric Vehicle.
Noteworthy Additions and Upgrades
The 2024 RX introduces the Cloudburst Gray exterior color and adds Copper Crest to the Premium and F SPORT Handling grades. The lineup is enriched with a suite of technology and convenience features, varying by grade. Some features are available only as part of packages.
Comprehensive Grades and Platform Design
The 2024 RX is available in six grades: Standard, Premium, Premium+, Luxury, F SPORT Handling, and F SPORT Performance. The model is built upon the GA-K platform, which prioritizes lightweight construction. The platform’s low center of gravity and high rigidity contribute to improved performance and comfort.
Powerful Engine Options
- RX 350 (FWD/AWD): Powered by a 275-hp turbocharged four-cylinder gasoline engine, featuring advanced technologies for high output and efficiency.
- RX 350h (AWD): RX 350h (AWD): A hybrid motor combined with a 2.5-liter four-cylinder Atkinson-cycle gasoline engine produces 246 total system horsepower.
- RX 450h+ (AWD): Combining a high-capacity lithium-ion battery and a 2.5-liter inline 4-cylinder engine, this hybrid system achieves a manufacturer-estimated combined 83 MPGe rating.
Advanced Safety and Assistance Features
The 2024 RX comes standard with Lexus Safety System+ 3.0, which includes features like Pre-Collision System (PCS) with Pedestrian Detection, Proactive Driving Assist (PDA), Road Sign Assist, and more. The model also introduces Traffic Jam Assist, providing hands-free steering assistance in low-speed driving conditions.
Innovative Technology Integration
The vehicle features a 9.8-inch or available 14-inch high-definition touchscreen, offering user-friendly controls and information display. The Cloud Navigation system provides real-time updates and faster search results. The Intelligent Assistant offers voice-activated commands for various functions, enhancing convenience and connectivity.
Luxurious Interior Design
The 2024 RX boasts an ergonomic cockpit design that prioritizes the driver’s comfort and control. The spacious cabin offers ample storage options, including a front cubby with wireless charging capabilities. Passengers can enjoy features like power folding rear seats, cooling and heating functions, and a generous cargo area.
Enhanced Driving Dynamics
The RX’s GA-K platform contributes to improved handling and control. The model features MacPherson front struts for sharp turn-in, while Adaptive Variable Suspension (AVS) ensures a comfortable and stable ride. The F SPORT Performance grade introduces the DIRECT4 all-wheel drive system for enhanced handling.
Elevated Driving Experience
The 2024 Lexus RX presents a range of upgrades and innovations, from advanced safety features and intuitive technology integration to refined design and enhanced driving dynamics. With its diverse lineup, the RX continues to deliver a luxurious and captivating driving experience for the modern driver.