2012 Lexus RX Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$45,235-$46,825
$42,520-$44,016
31 /CITY / 28 /HWY
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Available Trims for the 2012 Lexus RX 450h
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name FWD 4dr Hybrid Transmission Continuously variable ratio MSRP 45235.00 Engine 3.5L/211 City/Hwy MPG 32/28
Name AWD 4dr Hybrid Transmission Continuously variable ratio MSRP 46825.00 Engine 3.5L/211 City/Hwy MPG 30/28
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INTERIOR
  • Cloth seat trim
  • 10-way pwr front bucket seats -inc: pwr lumbar, adjustable active headrests
  • Easy exit drivers seat (2011)
  • Reclining/sliding 40/20/40 split fold-down rear bench seat -inc: center armrest w/cupholders & storage box, adjustable headrests
  • Rear seat 1-touch fold
  • Center console -inc: storage, (2) pwr outlets, (2) cup holders
  • Carpeted floor mats
  • Leather wrapped pwr tilt/telescope steering wheel -inc: audio/phone/display controls
  • Organic white light-emitting diode (OLED) gauge cluster display
  • Pwr windows w/1-touch auto-up/down, jam protection
  • Pwr door locks w/anti lock-out
  • SmartAccess remote entry system -inc: multi-function remote, panic alarm, remote window down, rolling code technology, engine immobilizer
  • Cruise control
  • Lexus personalized settings (LPS)
  • Pwr fuel door release
  • HomeLink programmable garage door opener
  • Vehicle theft-deterrent system
  • Auto dual-zone climate control -inc: air filter
  • Rear air conditioning vents
  • Rear window defogger
  • Front door pull-out storage pockets
  • Wood trim
  • Dual sliding sun visors -inc: slide extensions, vanity mirrors w/adjustable illumination
  • (2) front & (2) rear assist grips (2011)
  • Chrome door handles
  • Electrochromic rearview mirror
  • Illuminated entry
  • Leather wrapped shift knob
  • Interior lighting -inc: door mounted courtesy, center console, glove box, front & rear map, dome w/spotlights, floor, cargo area (2011)
  • Front seatback pockets
  • Cargo area pwr outlet
  • Cargo area tonneau cover
  • Storage compartment under cargo floor (2011)
EXTERIOR
  • 18" x 7.5" 5-spoke aluminum wheels
  • 235/60R18 tires
  • Compact spare tire (2011)
  • Rear bumper protector
  • Color-keyed rear spoiler
  • Auto on/off headlamps w/delay-off feature
  • Integrated front fog lamps
  • LED brake & tail lamps
  • Pwr heated mirrors -inc: integrated turn signals
  • Acoustic glass windshield (2011)
  • Water-repellent front door glass
  • Rear privacy glass
  • Variable intermittent windshield wipers
  • Intermittent rear wiper w/washer
  • Roof rails
MECHANICAL
  • 3.5L DOHC SFI 24-valve V6 hybrid engine -inc: variable valve timing w/intelligence (VVT-i), high-output permanent magnet electric motor
  • Push button start
  • Electronically controlled continuously variable transmission (ECVT)
  • Front wheel drive
  • Sealed nickel metal hydride (Ni-MH) hybrid battery pack
  • McPherson strut front suspension -inc: coil springs
  • Double wishbone rear suspension -inc: coil springs
  • Front/rear stabilizer bars
  • Electric pwr assist rack & pinion steering
  • 4-wheel pwr ventilated front/solid rear disc brakes
  • Tool kit
  • Traction control (TRAC)
  • 3.5L DOHC SFI 24-valve V6 hybrid engine -inc: variable valve timing w/intelligence (VVT-i), front/rear high-output permanent magnet electric motors
  • Electric all wheel drive control system
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • 4-wheel 4-channel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    • Smart stop technology brake override system
    • Electronically controlled brake system (ECB) -inc: regenerative braking, electronic brake force distribution (EBD), brake assist (BA)
    • Vehicle dynamics integrated management (VDIM) system
    • Enhanced vehicle stability control (VSC)
    • Side-impact door beams
    • Daytime running lights
    • Dual front advanced airbag system -inc: passenger twin-chamber airbag, crash severity sensors, passenger weight & child seat sensor
    • Front/rear seat-mounted side airbags
    • Front/rear side curtain airbags w/roll-over sensor
    • Front seat knee airbags
    • Safety connect -inc: automatic collision notification, stolen vehicle location, emergency assist button (SOS), enhanced roadside assistance, 1 year trial subscription
    • All-position 3-point seat belts w/pre-tensioners
    • Front seat belts -inc: force limiters, height-adjustable anchors
    • Rear outboard child restraint seat tether anchor brackets
    • Child safety rear door locks
    • Direct-type tire pressure monitoring system
    • Collapsible steering column
    • Collapsible brake pedal
    • First aid kit
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • AM/FM stereo w/in-dash 6-disc CD changer -inc: MP3/WMA/iPod audio port, Bluetooth audio streaming, (9) speakers, auto sound levelizer, SiriusXM radio w/90-day trial subscription
    • Shark-fin antenna

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