Driving the Lexus RX 400h myLexusHybrid.com

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Driving the Lexus RX 400h

The RX400h provides a powerful and ride. When I first my Lexus RX 400h off the lot, I quite a few things.

First, the cabin was extremely quiet. is impart, due to the extra insulation the Lexus RX 400h cabin and the rubber seals that each door. This was a because I was used to my old car’s ride.

Secondly, the suspension was superb. I totally abstracted away the bumps and dips of the streets and The steering column is very and feels sturdy (even to day).

Thirdly, the brakes different than what I was to. I noticed that there was a latency when stepping on the and the braking wasn’t as smooth at low speeds (like the kind do backing up). This can be to the electric braking system (as to a hydraulic braking system). during highway and faster driving was a lot smoother and I didn’t the latency as much. I was still to accomplish smooth braking much jerkiness in those

Fourthly, the seats were comfortable. The driver’s seat has adjustment control! This me to dial in the perfect contour for my I also chose the heated model for the heck of it. This was a I didn’t expect to use often but I it quite useful on those LA days (we do have cold It’s quite a feeling a nice warm seat the moon roof open. I to keep the windows partially for fresh air, while the heated seats to keep me on those cold days. claims that the RX 400h seats have a little room due to the hybrid battery under the rear seats. A friend of mine (6′ 2′’) plenty of leg room in the back The back seats even

Lastly, most people to know about the type of I command while driving the RX 400h. Acceleration from a is initiated by the electric motors. If you it less than 30 mph, the will stay off and the electric will propel the car. If you to quickly accelerate, the engine turn on and you’ll hear the 6 engine. I have been to speed ahead of many from a stop. If you quickly for an extended period of time notice a small latency the electric motors

assist the engine for that of horsepower. It is quite an experience to the sudden rush and power. The was something I had to get used. The electric-to-gas is near seamless but not quite My girlfriend has a Honda Insight and very noticeable when the gas switches on (not to mention a kind of hybrid system). The RX400h is a lot smoother than the Insight (as one would expect


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