Lexus Unveils 2014 RC Coupe
Lexus took the wraps off its all-new RC coupe at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show on Wednesday. The new coupe is production-ready and will launch in 2014.
The RC coupe will be offered with two powertrain options. The 3.5-liter V6 model is mated to an eight-speed sequential transmission and develops 314 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque.
The 2.5-liter Lexus Hybrid Drive system model is powered by a 105 kW electric motor. The hybrid develops 176 horsepower and 163 pound-feet of torque.
The new RC offers an updated blind spot monitor as well as a new Remote Touch Interface – Lexus’ media and information console. The interior is outfitted with new colors, materials, and lighting and the exterior sports deep contour lines and Lexus’ widest and lowest application yet of the spindle grille.