Where is the Lexus RX made

Raising the bar of what it means to drive a luxury SUV in a new decade, the 2020 Lexus RX combines a natural automotive performance with immersive luxury and technology to create a stronger bond between the driver and road. Sounds fun, eh? That’s because it is.

Crafted with Japanese ingenuity over several packages, the RX, RX F SPORT, RX Self-Charging Hybrid Electric, and the spacious seven seating RX L, the RX series promises accommodation for a luxury lifestyle without compromise.


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Let’s take a look at some of the most frequently asked questions.

Where is the Lexus RX Made?

The Lexus RX has been produced in Ontario, Canada since 2003. It is built at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada’s South Plant in Cambridge, which is one of two Canadian plants and one of five around the world. Over 77,000 RXs have sold in Canada within the last decade.

Is the Lexus RX reliable?

Yes, of course! The Lexus RX continues to be the most popular luxury SUV in America and was ranked sixth in the J.D Power 2019 Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study, out of 13 midsize premium SUVs.

Can the Lexus RX tow a camper, trailer or boat?

The 2020 RX models can tow up to 1,585 kg. So, the RX can handle many small boats, ATVs, motorcycle trailers, jet skis, tent trailers and more.

Can a Lexus RX be flat towed?

No. The Lexus RX is not designed to be towed on all four wheels behind a motorhome. This can cause substantial damage to the vehicle.

Does the Lexus RX need premium gas?

The RX 350 and 350L are equipped with a commanding 3.5-litre V6 engine only requiring regular gas. RX 450 and 450L, however, recommend a 97 octane rating.

Is the Lexus RX 350 all-wheel drive?

While all-wheel drive is an optional feature on the RX 350 model, standard front-wheel drive models feature Active Torque AWD, actively monitoring road conditions to automatically shift engine power between the front and rear wheels to provide traction performance and fuel efficiency.

Which Lexus RX has a third row of seating?

The Lexus RX 350L and the self-charging RX 450hL come with available seating for up to seven passengers with third-row seating design.

Which Lexus RX has a panoramic sunroof?

The elegant and uniquely-styled panoramic sunroof is an optional feature on the RX 350 and RX 450 models.

Does the Lexus RX have air suspension?

Exclusive to the RX F Sport models is the Adaptive Variable Suspension (AVS), with front and rear performance dampers that make automatic adjustments to shock absorber settings for handling and cornering performance based on selected driving modes.