The Russian version of the new sports coupe 2018-2019 Lexus RC, built on the IS sedan based, was officially presented at the Moscow International Motor Show . Immediately after the debut of new items in dealer showrooms started taking orders, but Russian customers will receive their cars only in , the year .
The new machine was not only aggressive and, at the same time, a stylish exterior, and a very respectable price tag, as well as technical equipment is not worse than the German equivalent models.
But we tell everything in turn.
Externally, the sports coupe 2018-2019 Lexus RC model year looks very aggressive and quite rapidly.
However, as it should look like solid sports model.
The length of the Japanese car reaches 469.5 cm, width rests on new items mark 184.0 centimeters, and the vehicle height is 139.5 centimeters.
The length of the wheelbase is less than 273 x centimeters.
Sporty coupe 2018-2019 Lexus RC got a body made primarily of high-strength steel and aluminum, and in the top-end variant of equipment modifications RC F contains a number of pieces of carbon fiber.
Inside the novelty has a four-bed layout, the cabin is equipped with comfortable sport seats made using “solid foam” technology.
The driving position features excellent visibility, and the front panel in terms of ergonomics is at a high level, allowing the driver not too distracted from the road while using the on-board systems.
High levels of quality and different interior decoration, offering multiple finishing options, depending on the vehicle.
For the basic version sports coupe 2018-2019 Lexus RC 350 Japanese engineers offer a gasoline V-shaped 6-cylinder 3.5-liter (3456 cm / cc) unit with a 24-valve timing mechanism, variable valve technology and function combined fuel injection phase.
Develops basic petrol engine is about 317-year-horsepower reached at 6400 rpm, and about 380-minute Newton meters of maximum torque available at 4800 rpm.
In a couple of the power unit receives an automatic vosmidiapazonnuyu box with the ability to shift manually with the paddle.
For the “charged” version of the 2018-2019 Lexus RC F Japanese produced 8-cylinder engine with a V-shaped arrangement, the working volume of which amounts to 5.0 liters (4969 cm / cc).
This engine with a 32-valve timing mechanism, feature variable valve timing with electromechanical actuators phase shifters and a combined fuel injection system made of aluminum.
Giving top-end engine is approximately 477 hp of power and 520 Newton-five-meter maximum torque.
As the base powerplant, the flagship engine is equipped with an automatic 8-speed transmission, but with completely different settings.
As stated by the Japanese automaker, the top-end modification 2018-2019 Lexus RC F model year is able to accelerate from zero to a mark of 100 kilometers per hour in just 4.5 seconds.
As for the top speed of this version of the sport coupe, the electronics of its limits at 270 kilometers per hour.
In the Russian market the new car will be available only with a drive to the rear axle, which has a limited slip differential.
Note that the Japanese novelty has received a fully independent suspension, complete with monotube gas-filled shock absorbers.
The front of the coupe 2018-2019 Lexus RC model year equipped with a two-lever design, while the rear multi-link system is installed.
All the wheels of the new machines are equipped with disc brakes with ventilation function.
Add that to the standard equipment of the Japanese car entered a large set of electronic assistants, among whom there is a switchable ESP system.
Basic modification 2018-2019 Lexus RC model year will be available in three equipment levels – Luxury-1, Luxury-2 and F-Sport.
The top version of the 2018-2019 Lexus RC F will be available in two trim levels – Luxury and Carbon.
The standard set for the new coupe equipment consists of LED optics, alloy wheels 18 inches in diameter, eight airbags, hatch in the ceiling with electric front seats with ventilation and heating functions, monitoring system “dead” zones, a rearview camera, climate control , a navigation system and a premium music system with Mark Levinson once seventeen speakers.
As for the cost of the Japanese news, the base 2018-2019 Lexus RC model year our country will be available at least for 2 million 700 thousand rubles, and in the top of the coupe version of the RC F Russian motorists will have to pay not less than 3 million 900 thousand rubles.