2011 Lexus RX 350 is an excellent choice if youâ€™re looking for a well-equipped crossover among luxury midsize SUVs. In its class, the gas mileage brings the good fuel economy. Discover the comfortable seating inside, premium materials plus interior has elegant design, and many high-technology standard features. Unfortunately, Lexus RX 350 2011 without third-row seat offered even itâ€™s for five passenger capacity, expensive option packages, and the sportier competitors has better entertainment, says some automotive reviewers.ï»¿
New 2011 Lexus RX 350 presented in two models: RX 350 FWD and RX 350 AWD (Active Torque Control all-wheel drive with variable torque split and manual-locking center differential). The engine use 60-degree V6 (aluminum block and heads) 3.5 liters (211 cubic inches) four cam, four valves per cylinder, with dual Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i) and produces 275 horsepower @ 6,200 rpm & 257 lb-ft of torque @ 4,700 rpm. The power delivered through 6-speed automatic Electronically Controlled Transmission with intelligence (ECT-i) with Sequential Shift and Snow modes.
Performance of 2011 Lexus RX 350 gets the top track speed (electronically limited) up to 112 mph, then for Â¼-mile acceleration is 15.7 seconds. While 0-60 mph accelerations are 7.4 seconds (RX 350 FWD) and 7.5 seconds (RX 350 AWD). Ratings on EPA fuel economy (city/highway/combined): 18/25/21 mpg (FWD) and 18/24/20 mpg (AWD). Other performance specifications: 0.33 aerodynamic drag coefficient and 38.8 ft turning circle.
The 2011 Lexus RX 350 chassis including from the suspensions are Independent, MacPherson struts with inversely wound coil springs (front) and Independent double-wishbone with coil springs (rear), all completed by gas-pressurized shock absorbers and stabilizer bar. Steering is use Electronic Power Steering (EPS) system. The brakes are four-wheel power-assisted discs with four-sensor, four-channel Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist, then 12.9-in ventilated front, 12.2-in solid rear discs. For the wheels and tires: 18 x 7.5-in five-spoke alloy wheels with 235/60VR18 all-season tires and also with compact spare tire/wheel.
2011 Lexus RX 350 has the highlight standard convenience features, such as: SmartAccess with push-button Start/Stop and touch sensors on exterior front-door handles, dual-zone automatic climate control with interior air filter, Multifunction (in-key remote entry system with rolling-code technology), remote-linked opening for windows and available moonroof, HomeLinkÂ® universal transceiver, cruise control, sun visor extensions, roof rails, rear bumper protector, and more.
While seating & trim 2011 Lexus RX 350 highlight standard features: Espresso bird’s-eye maple or brown walnut interior trim, leather-trimmed steering wheel and shift knob, 10-way driver’s and front passenger’s (including lumbar) power seats, height-adjustable headrests for all seating positions, and reclining; sliding rear seat (40/20/40-split).
In 2011 Lexus RX 350 interior has audio, communication & navigation features from Lexus nine-speaker Premium Sound System (with Automatic Sound Levelizer (ASL) and in-dash, single-feed, six-disc CD auto-changer), Auxiliary iPodÂ®/MP3/Windows MediaÂ® Audio (WMA) port, XM Radio Subscription required (90-day trial subscription included), BluetoothÂ® technology, Bluetooth audio profile for wireless integration of compatible music players with in-vehicle audio system controls, FM-diversity antenna system, and shark-fin antenna.
Controls and instrumentation of 2011 Lexus RX 350 highlight standard features: steering-wheel-mounted audio and display controls, Electroluminescent instrumentation, Liquid crystal display (LCD) multi-information console display on upper console, Organic Light-Emitting Diode (OLED) multi-information display in gauge cluster, outside temperature gauge, automatic on/off headlamps with auto-off delay, and interior electronic fuel-filler door release.
There are several packages for 2011 Lexus RX 350, likes: Navigation System with Nine-Speaker Audio Package, Navigation System with 12-speaker audio Package, Rear-Seat Entertainment System (RSES) & Navigation System Package, Premium Package, Comfort Package, Luxury Package, Sport Package, and Towing Prep Package.
Packages consist of examples are HDD Navigation System, XM NavTrafficÂ®, XM NavWeatherâ„¢, XM Sports & Stocks, Lexus 12-speaker Premium Sound System (with Automatic Sound Levelizer (ASL) and in-dash, single-feed, six-disc CD auto-changer), Dual-screen DVD Rear-Seat Entertainment System (RSES), wireless headphones, 2-prong 120V AC power outlet, heated & ventilated front seats, power tilt-and-slide moonroof with one-touch open/close & sliding sunshade, semi-aniline leather-trimmed interior, sport-tuned suspension, 19 x 7.5-in seven-spoke alloy wheels with Superchrome finish and 235/55VR19 all-season tires, and more.
Pick 2011 Lexus RX 350 via interior colors gives: Parchment Leather Trim with Brown Walnut Accent, Light Gray Leather Trim with Espresso Birdâ€™s-Eye Maple Accent, and Black Leather Trim with Brown Walnut Accent.
Some 2011 Lexus RX 350 exterior colors: Tungsten Pearl, Starfire Pearl, Cerulean Blue Metallic, Satin Cashmere Metallic, Matador Red Mica, Smoky Granite Mica, Stargazer Black, and Obsidian.
Lexus RX 350 2011 has the starting price (MSRP) at $39,075 for 2011 Lexus RX 350 FWD and $40,475 for 2011 Lexus RX 350 AWD. We recommend check out the options, accessories, and other price first at nearest official Lexus dealer.