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2017 Lexus RC 200t
200t RWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

The Lexus RC was introduced for the 2015 model year to compete with German coupes like the BMW 4 Series, Audi A5, and Mercedes-Benz C-Class. While RC apparently stands for “Radical Cou...

2021 Lexus RC
300 AWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

Three new special edition trims join the fray in 2021, while the much-loved RC F Track Edition has been discontinued. Two Black Line Specials and an RC F Fuji Speedway Edition take its...

Specs

2017 Lexus RC 200t
200t RWD
2021 Lexus RC
300 AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
22 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
32 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.4 gal 17.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
241 hp @ 5,800 RPM
260 hp @ 6,400 RPM
Torque
258 lb-ft @ 1,650 RPM
236 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
11.8:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.39 in x 3.39 in
3.7 in x 3.27 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Optional
Passenger Airbag Standard Optional
Front Side Airbags Standard Optional
Curtain Airbags Standard Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
CD Player Standard Optional
Radio Standard Optional
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Driver Power Seats Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats Standard Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 45.4 in 45.4 in
Back Legroom 27.3 in 27.3 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 10.4 cu ft 10.4 cu ft
Maximum Payload 700 lbs 700 lbs
Exterior
Length 184.8 in 185 in
Width 81.5 in 80.6 in
Height 54.9 in 55.1 in
Wheelbase 107.5 in 107.5 in

Available Options

2017 Lexus RC 200t
200t RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Atomic Silver
  • Caviar
  • Eminent White Pearl
  • Infrared
  • Molten Pearl
  • Nebula Gray Pearl
  • Obsidian
  • Silver Lining Metallic
  • Special Color - Infrared or Ultrasonic Blue Mica
  • Ultra White
  • Ultrasonic Blue Mica 2.0

Option Packages

  • Premium Triple-Beam LED Headlamps
  • Navigation System
  • Navigation System with Mark Levinson Premium Audio
  • F Sport Package with Summer Tires
  • F Sport Package with Summer Tires (without Moonroof)
  • Luxury Package
  • Premium Package
  • Blind-Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Front and Rear Intuitive Parking Assist
  • Pre-Collision System
  • Moonroof with Power Tilt/Slide
  • Wheels: 19" F Sport Forged Alloy
  • Wheels: 19" x 8" Front and 19" x 9" Rear Aluminum Alloy
2021 Lexus RC
300 AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Atomic Silver
  • Caviar
  • Celestial Blue GF
  • Eminent White Pearl
  • Infrared
  • Obsidian

Option Packages

  • Front & Rear Intuitive Parking Assist
  • Mark Levinson Surround Sound System
  • Moonroof W/Power Tilt/Slide
  • Navigation Package
  • Navigation System W/Mark Levinson Audio Package
  • Premium Package
  • Premium Paint
  • Protection Package
  • Triple-Beam Led Headlamps
  • Wheels: 19" Split 10-Spoke Alloy

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