The 2019 Lexus RX 350L is a special version of the mid-size with the 7-seat layout. An extended version is longer than the base one. Another difference is the power output. The 350L is delivering five ponies less than the standard model using the same engine.
Not only that the regular model is getting the extended version, but also the hybrid. However, it will appear as a 450hL crossover. The front-wheel drive is not available for the hybrid, but it is for petrol variant. The vehicle will also have plenty of options to add to the standard offer, making it much more expensive.
2019 Lexus RX 350L Dimensions
Wheelbase, width, and height of the 2019 Lexus RX 350L are the same as for the standard model. However, an extension of 4.5 inches will seek more attention from drivers. But, besides that, nothing changes for the RX 350L. The wheelbase is 110 inches long, and overall length is 107 inches. The crossover is 74.5 inches wide and 68 inches high.
Extra cabin length gives more room for occupants. The 2019 Lexus RX 350L 7-seater offers 40/38.5/35 inches of headroom for each row. Not only that rear bench lacks space for the head, but also legs. The front row has 41 inches for legroom, middle 31, and rear seats only 23.5 inches. That makes the third row suitable for children and not adults. Cargo area 16 cubic-feet can take a large part of 3,500 pounds the Lexus RX 350L 7-seater can take.
2019 Lexus RX 350L Redesign
The new 2019 Lexus RX 350L seven-seater is not going to change too much on its body. It is heavier than the base and F Sport models for about 200 pounds. However, next season, the extended crossover could save 50-100 pounds thanks to the diet. The body of this SUV will use more lightweight materials, such as carbon fiber and aluminum.
Lexus RX 350L Additional Options
Every buyer will be able to install extras to its 2019 Lexus RX 350L. From entire packages, we can find navigation with the premium audio system. Fifteen speakers and 12-inch screen are part of it. Top of the range offered is Luxury set with larger wheels outside and extremely comfortable seats inside. The premium package brings moonroof and unique interior upholstery.
2019 Lexus RX 350L Drivetrain
The 2019 Lexus RX 350L 7-seater is using the same engine as the RX 350 five-seater. It is a 3.5-liter V6 powertrain that delivers 367 lb-ft for both units. On the other hand, total horsepower of the extended version is 290, five fewer than the shorter model is producing. An eight-speed automatic transmission is the only option for the entire RX lineup. Well, F Sport models are getting paddle shifters. The Lexus RX 350L has parts of this package, but shifters are not part of it.
2019 Lexus RX 350L 7-seater Price
With more seats and options it is expected from 2019 Lexus RX 350L to cost more than the regular model. An extra row is boosting the price for around $4,000 and the extended version starts from $48,000. It is still less than F Sport model. A three-row hybrid model costs over $50,000.