If a favorite song comes on the radio while you're busy with something else, like waiting at a bank drive-through, use the cache radio feature to pause it for up to 15-minutes and then listen later. The F Sport badge on a Lexus tells you to expect a special driving experience. If you've got a compatible smartphone or other device, just placing it in the tray will recharge its battery. To keep the engine oil clean, the intake system creates a syphon which draws carbon vapors away from the crankcase allowing for 10,000 miles between oil changes similar to aspirated engines. One multimedia offering is the Siri Eyes-Free Mode, compatible with Apple iPhone 4S and later models.
Injury measures Driver — Measures taken from the dummy indicate a low risk of any significant injuries in a crash of this severity. That's about average for a luxury compact crossover with 235 hp. There are also analog displays for oil temperature and oil pressure. Drivers can optimize fuel economy using Eco or Normal modes in Drive Mode Select, or use Shiftmatic in Sport mode to better enjoy a winding road. The photos and videos shown here may be of a different model, model year or body type from the one selected. A head-up display is also available, and it comes standard with eight airbags. Driving-related switches are found on the console, and a panel to the left of the steering wheel contains two rows of switches for other vehicle functions.
A Navigation system with the Lexus Enform information service is also optional, displayed on a 7-inch touchscreen also used for multimedia functions. The crouching, muscular stance, in part a result of providing good ramp-over angles for light trail driving, is accentuated by having the highest point set back toward the rear of the roof. Body-hugging, quilted NuLuxe seats are exclusive in the F Sport, which offers an exclusive interior color, Rioja Red. That helps cut weight, and likely let the designers package the long, sloping nose, but it means this new luxury compact crossover has to be driven hard to obtain the best performance and response. Came away with excellent customer experience so much so that we would visit this dealership again for vehicle purchase even though it an hours way away!! A continuous sound emitted from the vehicle proximity notification speaker mounted near the front bumper alerts pedestrians and cyclists of the approaching vehicle. To minimize turbo lag, the four-into-two exhaust manifold system pairs cylinders according to their expansion or compression stroke to reduce pumping losses and eliminate exhaust gas interference.
The hybrid-specific dial changes to a tachometer when the vehicle is in sport mode. This is one of the most comprehensive certified pre-owned programs available. Details by seating position 1 Tether anchor easy-to-find location no other hardware could be confused for anchor Lower anchors too deep in seat not too much force needed to attach difficult to maneuver around anchors 2 Tether anchor hard-to-find location no other hardware could be confused for anchor Lower anchors none available 3 Tether anchor easy-to-find location no other hardware could be confused for anchor Lower anchors too deep in seat not too much force needed to attach difficult to maneuver around anchors Lower anchor A Open access rated No Depth cm 2-4 Force lbs 28 Clearance angle degrees 30 Lower anchor B Open access rated No Depth cm 2-4 Force lbs 19 Clearance angle degrees 32 Tether anchor Location Middle seatback Confusing hardware present Yes Has contrasting label within 3 inches of tether anchor Yes Seat position 22 Lower anchor A Open access rated No Depth cm 2-4 Force lbs 24 Clearance angle degrees 29 Lower anchor B Open access rated No Depth cm 2-4 Force lbs 26 Clearance angle degrees 35 Tether anchor Location Middle seatback Confusing hardware present Yes Has contrasting label within 3 inches of tether anchor Yes. Footwell lighting is standard, and the dome and map lights are activated by touch switches in the headliner, though Lexus has wisely kept them off the console. Available Lane Departure Alert warns the driver when it determines that the vehicle is about to veer from a traffic lane. Optional electronic safety features include the Pre-Collision Safety System, which senses impending collisions with obstacles or other vehicles ahead via the sensors used for the adaptive cruise control. Display bars indicate the steering angle, throttle opening angle and brake pressure.
I honestly have never had a better sales experience at an auto dealership. E-Four saves energy and fuel, because the vehicle only uses all-wheel drive when needed. The same camera also controls automatic highlight dimming when there are oncoming vehicles, which Lexus calls Intelligent High Beams. Front parking sensors and blind spot, lane departure and forward collision warning systems are optional. The metallic accents contrast nicely with the softer trim and upholstery materials, complementing the large round gauges. It's mated to a six-speed automatic transmission, with front-wheel drive standard and all-wheel drive optional.
The F-Sport option is the one to have if you really enjoy the act of driving. The transmission offers sequential shift which allows maximum power to be delivered on demand and increases engine braking when decelerating. Eminent White is brighter than the brightest conventional white. I was greeted immeadiately and took care of like a buyer should be. Side airbags standard front and rear head curtain airbags and standard front seat-mounted torso airbags Wheelbase 105 in. When the driver turns the high beam on, it will switch to low beam to help prevent blinding other drivers and restore high beam when there are no vehicles ahead are detected.
Hampel's professional skills and patience in combination with rare intellectuality were exceptional. A sharp crease angles up from the base of the front wheel well through the rear wheel to the line of the thin taillight, with a deep indentation in the door forming an asymmetrical sill in the base of the door. Leather-wrapped metal over high contrast metallic colors provides visual depth. Lexus Enform provides access to the subscription-free App Suite. This graph shows how the ratio varied as the test of this vehicle progressed. That said, the noise suppression is so good that drivers will have to watch the power meter to determine whether or not the car's stayed in electric mode--engine turn-on is all but imperceptible.
Manny my new sales guy was amazing. It was a pleasure to work with him too. After drying, the functional layer condenses to one-quarter of its previous thickness, compacting its mica particles for strong reflectivity and shading. I would recommend him and this dealership to anyone who is looking to buy a car that is clean, well maintained and not looking to get hassled and treated like a nobody like other dealerships typically do. The suspension does a fine job of soaking up bumps and dips in the road as well. He made the options available to us so clean and concise.
A two-color black and clear molding method gives the thick-walled lens a crystal glass appearance even when not illuminated. Side airbags front and rear head curtain airbags and front seat-mounted torso airbags Wheelbase 105 in. Structure The driver space was maintained well, with maximum intrusion of the lower interior of 9 cm at the lower hinge pillar. Whether it's to your taste, or whether luxury buyers will prove to prefer something quieter and subtler, remains to be seen. The salesman came back and told us what he could give us for trade-in which was one third of the market value for a low mileage Lincoln with up grades in this condition, also clean carfax. It assists turning on slippery roads and straight-line stability at high speed. Under light loads, and when there is a low speed difference between the left and right wheels during cornering, the pre-loaded differential ensures straight-line stability and acceleration performance.
I felt like I was in an upscale hotel when first walking in. The available Navigation System comes with Lexus Enform service including Lexus Enform Destination Destination Assist, eDestination and Lexus Enform App Suite. I also love the air-cooled seats-perfect for the summer time heat! This results in improved acceleration response and wide torque band. A good rating requires a strength-to-weight ratio of at least 4. Send Kelsey an Hide full review. All-New Six-Speed Transmission An all-new sequential six-speed automatic transmission networks with the turbo engine to achieve an ideal level of boost pressure for performance and fuel economy. After purchase, Terry Krawczyk gave me a lecture with detailed instruction on car features.