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2021 Lexus RC F Fuji Speedway Edition RWD
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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Lexus RC F
Fuji Speedway Edition RWD
2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
MSRP
$41,050
Invoice
$38,178
Average Price Paid
$41,606
11 listings nationwide

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2021 Lexus RC F
Fuji Speedway Edition RWD
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2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Lexus RC F
Fuji Speedway Edition RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$97,200
3 listings nationwide

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2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$46,493
13 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Lexus RC F
Fuji Speedway Edition RWD
No Expert Reviews
2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

The Lexus IS enters its fourth generation of production, embodying lessons learned from the LC and RC. The 2021 IS targets enthusiast drivers and luxury buyers who might be thinking Ge...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 7
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2021 Lexus RC F
Fuji Speedway Edition RWD
No User Reviews
2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
Jay writes:
3.5 Engine screams
Looks/Style Ranked 2021 Acura TLX FWD with A-Spec Package better.
"Low-slung lock"
Would Buy Ranked 2021 Acura TLX FWD with A-Spec Package better.
"More comfortable and faster"

Specs

2021 Lexus RC F
Fuji Speedway Edition RWD
2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.4 gal 17.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
472 hp @ 7,100 RPM
260 hp @ 6,400 RPM
Torque
395 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
236 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12.3:1
11.8:1
Displacement
5,000 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.52 in
3.7 in x 3.27 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 45.4 in 44.8 in
Back Legroom 27.3 in 32.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 10.1 cu ft 10.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 700 lbs --
Exterior
Length 185.4 in 185.4 in
Width 80.7 in 72.4 in
Height 54.7 in 56.7 in
Wheelbase 107.5 in 110.2 in

Available Options

2021 Lexus RC F
Fuji Speedway Edition RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Arctic Blast Satin
  • Cloudburst Gray

Option Packages

  • Intuitive Parking Assist
  • Navigation System W/Mark Levinson Audio Package
  • Premium Triple-Beam Led Headlamps
  • Protection Package
2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Atomic Silver
  • Caviar
  • Celestial Blue GF
  • Cloudburst Gray
  • Eminent White Pearl
  • Iridium
  • Matador Red Mica

Option Packages

  • CF Mirror Caps
  • CF Rear Spoiler
  • Comfort Package
  • Intuitive Park Assist W/Auto Braking
  • Mark Levinson Audio System
  • Navigation Package
  • Navigation Package W/Mark Levinson Audio
  • Performance Exhaust
  • Premium Triple-Beam Led Headlamps
  • Intuitive Park Assist W/Panoramic View Monitor

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