2016 Lexus RCF Price, Specs, Review

The RCF model is performance-oriented version of the regular RC model, produced by Lexus, luxury vehicle division of Japanese automaker Toyota Motor Corporation. The production of this coupe started in 2014, which means that it is still young, since 2016 Lexus RCF will be only second model of this kind. This means that we can’t expect major changes from the RCF, since its appearance is still fresh and modern. However, here is what we can expect from the 2016 Lexus RCF:

2016 Lexus RCF front

2016 Lexus RCF exterior and interior

You will recognize the RCF by its low ground clearance, great design, Lexus’s recognizable front grill and great color palette. New model year, 2016, will not bring much news. Its main characteristics will remain the same, with possibility for few new exterior colors, and new wheel design. The front end of this great performer will stay the same, as well as the overall body, including rear. This two door coupe has elegant and sleek body lines which contribute to overall aerodynamic of the vehicle, making it faster and easier to handle than most of its competitors.

Considering that its manufacturer is a luxury brand, you won’t be missing features. In fact, Lexus make sure to offer a bunch of standards and then some more. Interior is upholstered in NuLuxe leatherette available in four shades, including Playa, Flaxen, Light Gray and Black, additionally enhanced with aluminum and wood details. Part of its standard entertainment equipment includes 10-speaker, AM/FM/CD/MP3/WMA/SiriusXM/HD Radio sound system with Bluetooth and USB/iPod connection. This audio system is connected to a 7-inch VGA screen. Standard features also include Lexus Enform Remote, Siri Eyes Free, Lexus’ smart stop technology and more.

Optional features are packed in 5 packages including Performance, Premium, Navigation System, Navigation/Mark Levinson and All-Weather packs. Individual optional features, among others include leather interior trim, specially designed wheels, Moonroof and Intuitive Parking Assist.

2016 Lexus RCF interior

2016 Lexus RCF engine and mpg

Changes will not happen under the hood, too, and, we must add, there is no need for it. Great scores RCF model achieved will be carried over. This is all thanks to its 5.0-liter V8 engine which delivers up to 467 horsepower and 389 lb-ft of torque. It comes paired with an 8-speed Sport Direct Shift automatic transmission. The power is transmitted to rear wheels. Acceleration time of the 2016 Lexus RCF will stay unchanged, meaning that it will go from 0 to 60 mph in 4.4 seconds. Top speed for the RCF is 170 mph.

Fuel economy of this sporty coupe will stay the same as for the previous model. It will be able to deliver 16/25/19 mpg in the city/highway/combined.

2016 Lexus RCF rear

2016 Lexus RCF price and release date

Since there is no official info regarding the release, we can not specify the exact date. However we are able to inform you that we can expect new model to appear on the market late this year, or, during the first months of 2016. Price will not feature significant boosts, so expect 2016 Lexus RCF to start around  $62,500.

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