WHAT’S NEW: 2010 Lexus RX 450h


The all-new 2010 Lexus RX 450h reclaims its place in the world’s only luxury hybrid lineup that it started and will continue to be on the cutting edge of advanced performance, luxury, fuel efficiency and environmental leadership a clear leader for the RX series
  • A revised more powerful and fuel efficient 3.5 litre V6 engine (vs. 3.3L of previous generation) with an all-new six-speed automatic Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT).
    • 10% more power at 295 net horsepower at 6,200 rpm (from 268)
    • 16% more fuel-efficient at6.8 L/100 km (from 8.1 L/100 km) combined city and highway.


  • Atkinson Cycle
  • Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) system reduces smog forming emissions and improves fuel consumption.
  • Cooled Exhaust Heat Recovery System improves cold-starts for Canadian winters
  • A new driver-selectable EV mode
  • Three motor-generators
  • MG1, the engine-driven generator, is a starter and can charge the battery pack or power other electric motors as needed
  • MG2 is the front-drive motor
  • MGR is a rear-mounted motor-generator that drives the rear wheels
  • Available Remote Touch console-mounted navigation controller
  • Available Heads-up Display
  • Organic Light-Emitting Diode (OLED) display
  • Vehicle Dynamics Integrated Management (VDIM) governs all handling technologies
  • Hill-start Assist Control (HAC)
  • Intelligent Adaptive Front-lighting System (AFS)
  • Active Torque Control AWD System


  • Eco driving indicator light
  • Eco driving indicator zone display
  • Segment-leading 10 standard airbags
  • Standard electric power steering system eliminates hydraulic oil and reduces maintenance
  • Button-free touch sensor-type smart switch on the front door
  • SmartAccess keyless entry with push-button start
  • Auxiliary Bluetooth® wireless connectivity
  • Nine-speaker system with a CD changer


  • Pre-Collision System (PCS) with Dynamic Radar Cruise Control uses millimetre-wave radar
  • Safety: side-view monitor and rear-view camera
  • Available USB input displays iPOD artist, track and album on the navigation or audio screen
  • 12-speaker system comes with the optional navigation system
  • 15-speaker Mark Levinson® Surround Sound system
  • Dual screen rear-seat DVD entertainment system
  • XM Real-Time Traffic capability







3.5L V6

6-speed automatic

Coming so

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