Recently, Lexus officially released the 2021 Lexus RC model overseas, and also released the official image of the BlackLine special edition model. The exterior of the new car is decorated with all black lines, provides custom luggage, and has some configuration upgrades.
In the shape of the new car, the Lexus family’s “spindle” front air intake grille is adopted. The design of the LED headlights on both sides is sharper, and the shape of the lamp group is more complex. The heat sinks on both sides of the front surround are water droplets. Shaped and detailed design make the front face stronger and more fashionable.
In addition, RC has a total of 9 different exterior colors to choose from, including the new “Grecian Water” body color to further enhance the sporty characteristics of the coupe.
All the details of the new car are decorated in black, such as black exterior mirrors and black window frames. The front waistline fenders of the new car have been extended to the rear taillights. The overall design has been improved to make the new car full of vitality.
Below the front and rear fenders are black five-spoke petal-style 19-inch wheels with orange brake calipers to further enhance the visual effect of the new car.
The new car uses a polygonal taillight, and the internal shape forms an “L” pattern, which is well recognizable when lit. The shape of the trunk lid is also slightly upturned, forming the feeling of a duck tail. The shape of the heat dissipation openings on both sides of the rear enclosure echoes the shape of the front enclosure. The exhaust uses a two-sided shape, and the tail nozzle has also been blackened.
In terms of interior, the new car uses an all-black interior and uses a large number of black wood grain decorative panels to cover, which are unique to the Black Line model.
In terms of power, the new car will have four models of RC 300, RC 300 AWD, RC 350, and RC 350 AWD and three power options. The RC 300 will use a 2.0T turbocharged four-cylinder engine with a maximum power of 244 horsepower and a maximum torque of 350 N·m. The transmission system is matched with an 8-speed Sport Direct-Shift automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive; the RC 300 AWD is equipped with a 3.5L natural Aspirated V6 engine with a maximum power of 264 horsepower and a maximum torque of 320 N·m. The transmission system is matched with a 6-speed automatic transmission and four-wheel drive; the RC 350 and RC 350 AWD are also equipped with a 3.5L naturally aspirated V6 engine, but the maximum power will be It achieves 315 horsepower and a maximum torque of 380 N·m. In terms of transmission system, the four-wheel drive model is equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission, and the rear drive model is equipped with an 8-speed Sport Direct-Shift automatic transmission. At the same time, the F SPORT version will also be equipped with Torsen limited slip. Differential.