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The RX 400h is an automobile assembled by Motor Corp. under the brand name using Hybrid Synergy Drive Currently, Lexus is using the generation of Hybrid Synergy from Toyota. Each surpasses the previous, offering power and less cost.

The powertrain adds a mere 300 to the vehicle’s curb weight, an engineering acheivement. The majority of extra weight is mounted low in the To manage the additional weight, made the chassis of the RX stronger. The RX. Lexus ES 350.

Toyota and Toyota Highlander are all built on the platform with slight between the sedans and the SUVs.

After first being in January 2004 at the North International Auto Show, it become the world’s second hybrid SUV. after the Escape Hybrid. In November Toyota announced the American of hybrid Lexus /Toyota SUV be delayed to the 2006 model with European and Asian to meet the same fate. The version of the same car debuted in in March of 2005 as the Toyota Hybrid .

The gasoline-powered part of the system is a 3.3L 3MZ-FE V6. similar to the one found in the RX 330. It 268 HP when aided by the two additional motors. Under normal conditions, only the front and gasoline engine will be The rear motor will be used under full-throttle or when the front wheels traction (if so equipped).

The gasoline engine will off automatically when the vehicle is stationary, decelerating, or being at a slow speed and the electric will take over. A battery is responsible for powering the and it is charged during deceleration and the heat energy caused braking.

The assistance of the electric increases the vehicle’s performance, the RX Hybrid can reach 60 mph (97km/h) in than 8 seconds which is than the normally aspirated RX Despite the increased performance, the RX consumes roughly the same of fuel as a compact four-cylinder and it qualifies as a Super Ultra Low Vehicle (SULEV ) in America.

See WikiCars’ comprehensive Lexus RX Hybrid Review Page


The RX 400h was new for the 2006 year. 2007 models additional hybrid signifiers to the doors, and aft emblems to further the hybrid models. A combination trim package was also

Styles and Major Options

is only one trim for the 400h, but it is in a variety of options. It is powered by a 208hp V6 hybrid engine and a continuously variable transmission ), but there is a choice between wheel drive and all wheel versions. In addition, there are optional packages available, the Premium Package, which items like driver memory and a roof rack, to a Package, which includes not a voice activated navigation but also an 11-speaker 210-watt Mark Levinson audio Some of the standout features

Standard Equipment

Leather-trimmed steering wheel and shift

Brushed aluminum interior pieces

Power tilt-and-telescopic column with memory

Memory System to control driver’s seat (except outside mirrors and steering

Illuminated entry system

tilt-and-slide sunroof with open/close and sliding sunshade

Front Lighting System

High-Intensity Discharge (HID) with dynamic auto-leveling

rack with rails

automatic climate control

10-way driver (including and 8-way front passenger seats

Lexus eight-speaker, Sound system with six-disc CD changer

Steering mounted cruise control, and display function controls

Factory Options

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Lexus DVD Entertainment System (RSES) two pairs of wireless headphones) $1,840

Heated Front with Rain-Sensing Wipers $665

Mark Levinson® 210-watt Premium Audio with in-dash, single-feed, CD changer — $980

voice-activated DVD Navigation System backup camera and Bluetooth ® — $2,350


All-weather floor mats

Car cover

Cargo mat

Cargo net


Tow-hitch receiver


Wireless headphones

Today’s actual prices for the RX 400h can be found at CarsDirect .

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