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02 Apr 2019
Vietnam

Lexus reimagines its luxury sports coupé

Even sharper, more refined

-  Designed to Captivate –

-          The new RC possesses a sporty-yet-elegant new exterior that draws from the svelte design language of  the LC flagship coupe

-          Interior refinements inspire heightened driving pleasure

-          enhancements have been made to the RC’s aerodynamics, tires, suspension result in a “sharper and more refined” drive

Hanoi, Apr 2ndToday  Lexus Vietnam proudly introduce the new Lexus RC 2019 - the luxury sports coupé, being choosen by many young customers thanks to its svelte sporty appearance and versatile driving character. Taking the driving concept of “sharper and more graceful” that defined the LC, Lexus engineers have succeeded in making the new RC thoroughly fun to drive by focusing their attention on the details.The new Lexus RC300 2019 will be officially available in two (02) genuine Lexus dealers nationwide (Lexus Thang Long in Hanoi and Lexus Saigon in Ho Chi Minh City since April 2019

u Adopting the sporty-yet-elegant exterior design language of the flagship coupe LC

o   Lexus designers sought to maintain the RC’s dynamic coupe proportions, only longer (+ 5mm) while combining low center and a high level of elegance to the exterior that emphasizes the sporty style

o   The elegance of the design starts up through the addition of distinctive design elements, such as a new front bumper corner that flows down from the headlamps and a grille mesh pattern whose shapes gradually transform from top to bottom. Also, vertically arranged extra-small triple LED headlamps add to the car’s new, more classy appearance

o   Also, the rear combination lamps now house more pronounced L-shaped lenses that serve as a new signature design feature for Lexus coupes

o   The 18-inch wheels is emphasized with the spokes that are bundled into five dynamic multi-spindle spokes shod with tires with increased grip result in excellent steering response

o   The RC 2019 interior still inherits comfortable and convenient space from the previous version, at the same time the center cluster are inspired by the LC, creating a heightened sense of space. A new analogue clock, identical to the one in the LC, has sits at the top of the instrument panel, making it an identifying feature for Lexus coupes.

o   Lexus RC has up to 7 exterior colors and 4 interior colors, including the most distinctive Radiant Red of exterior color; Ocher / Clove of interior are new colors on RC

Through master craftsmanship, the new RC realizes the “sharper and more graceful” driving concept of the LC

o   The Lexus RC 2019 equipped Turbo 2.0L 4-cylinder engine through a 8-speed Direct Shift automatic transmission, delivers a total of 241 hp @5,800 rpm and a total of 350 Nm @1,650 – 4,400 rpm

o   Taking the driving concept of “sharper and more graceful” that defined the LC, the new RC enhancing the car’s aerodynamics and fine-tuning the suspension system and powertrain.

o   Particularly, a new fin shape on the side window mold and a duct on the rear bumper that improves air flow, result in in better handling stability

RC 2019 version is still equipped with driving and safety support features from the previous version, including: Navigation system integrated Vietnam map, Blind spot monitor (BSM), Rear cross traffic alert (RCTA), Tire pressure warning system (TPWS) and 8 airbags

Buying the new RC 2019, customers will experience Amazing Services, including: 3 Years or 60,000 km Free Maintenance (whichever comes first after delivery) including labor cost, spare parts and Lexus motor oil; 3 Years / Km Unlimited Warranty; Lexus Finance Service, Lexus Insurance Service and other products developed by Lexus and leading partners are optimal choice for Lexus customers' various demand on premium service and high quality

 

Model       Color       Retail Price (VAT Inc)                                                          

RC300 2019

Turbo 2.0L, 4-cylinder engine, 8AT, RWD     

Exterior (6 colors): White Sonic Quart, Mecury Gray Mica, Silver Sonic Titanium, Starlight Black, Graphite Black,  Sparkling Meteor Metallic

Interior (4 colors): Black, Dark Rose, Ocher, Clove

VND 3,270,000,000

 

  Exterior (distinctive color): Radiant Red VND 3,300,000,000

For more information, please visit our website at www.lexus.com.vn  or contact:

Ms. Hoang Thi Nhu Quynh

Deputy General Manager

PR & CSR Division

Toyota Motor Vietnam

Tel: (84-24) 35536878 (ext. 120).

Fax: (84-24) 35536841- 42

Email: hnquynhhn@toyotavn.com.vn