2016 Lexus RCF review, exterior, design

As we found out, Toyota RCF will soon appear on the world market in facelift version. Lexus with RC mark first appeared in 2015, and was first introduced in 2014. Model RC is a coupe version of the IS model. The main characteristic of this vehicle is an extremely powerful engine and have, as every coupe – two doors. RCF is a RC model with the best performance. Lexus is a part of the Toyota company, which was destined for luxury cars, so this model will be one of the best in its segment.

Model 2016 will have some minor changes to the styling. Although not yet confirmed, changes will be mainly focused on the bumper and headlights.

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2016 Lexus RCF engine

Lexus RCF 2016 engine will be 5.0 l V8 that would produce 467 hp and 389 lb feet of torque. It will consumed less fuel than cars in its class, because of use Atkinson cycle. Lexus RCF will be able to get 60 mph in 4.4 sec because of 8 sport speed differential transmission. Lexus RCF will have 170 mph maximum speed. It will consume 16 mpg for city, 25 mpg for highway and 19mpg for combined roads. Power will be transmitted to rear wheels.  F is performance for Lexus RCF and it is replacement for IS. Difference will be visible in a fancy spandy grille and hood higher placed because of space for bigger engine. Lexus RCF will have rear fenders and outlet on both fronts which will look like letter l because of taking hot air from under the hood. There will be one more difference between basic RC and this new one with F performance: that is stack trapezoidal exhaust which is more aggressive than basic RC. Wheelbase of this model is about 107 inches, so the most drivers will have good confort in cabine.

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2016 Lexus RCF interior

Interior will be decorated by carbon fiber elements which will be chosen by buyer’s wishes. Byers will be able also to choose wheel designs which in base will be 19 inches. On front fascia spindle grille will have LED headlamps. On the back will be speed sensing spoiler.

Interior will also have aggressive style and it will mostly be in aluminum, wood and NU luxe leatherette. That aggressiveness will reflected in gauge, steering wheels, seating and pedals. Front seats will be with memory foams which will adapt to the driver’s body. 2016 Lexus RCF will have sound system with 10 speakers and it will be connected to 7 inch VGA screen. Sound and am/fm internet system will be with Bluetooth and USB/Ipad connection. There will be also classic Lexus features like : Siri Eyes free, Lexus smart stop and enforce report. Other features will depend on different packages, like: parking intuitive assist system, leather interior trim, moon roof.

2016-Lexus-RCF interior

2016 Lexus RCF release date and price

Lexus RCF 2016 will appear on the market by the end of this year – 2015. Basic model will cost between 60000-65000 $.

2016-Lexus-RCF side view design

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