The Lexus RX will have a version of 7 seats

Lexus RX 450h 2016Took time rumoreándose the possibility that the japanese decided to launch a Lexus RX 7 seater. Now it seems to be that this new model will become reality, as the Lexus RX 7 seater has been confirmed by a high charge of Lexus in the course of the Auto show in New York. A SUV 7-seater was something that both customers and dealers are demanding in the range Lexus.

Currently in Europe, Lexus has no model 7-seater. In some markets, like the united States, there are the Lexus GX and LX, two suvs based on Toyota models, yes you can have space for seven passengers. This new Lexus RX 7 seats would come to market in late 2017 or early 2018, so you still lack the time to learn about the model that is sure to complement the range of SUV and crossover of Lexus.

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By the time the Lexus RX has five seats

The Lexus RX leads to achieving great business results the past few years, even being the last years of the previous generation. Now with the new Lexus RX and the future version 7-seater, the sales of the crossover japanese will grow more, given that the new body will be able to planting face-to-rivals such as the Audi Q7, the Volvo XC90 or the Hyundai Grand Santa Fe, to cite some examples.

The new 7 seater Lexus will keep the brand name RX. Have been shuffled other names, but opting for a name that has been used with remarkable success for four generations, is a point in favor. In fact, at the beginning of this month have been registered in the united States the names, RX 350L, and RX 450hL on the part of Lexus, which does indicate that the new SUV 7-seater of the brand will be offered both in the version 3.5 V6 petrol as well as the hybrid 313 CV, that combines the same V6 engine with two motors and electrical.

Lexus RX 450hThe brand says that even on the aesthetic level, the differences will be minimal with the Lexus RX. It is likely that changes in the body are limited to a rear overhang a bit longer and to a higher roof or with a smaller drop in the rear, so as to provide space for the occupants of the third row of seats.

Source – Automotive News

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