The 2015 Lexus RC F coupe is the most powerful Lexus ever built. It is powered by the 5.0-liter V8 engine with 467 horsepower, stronger even that legendary Lexus LFA. The letter F in this brand stands for Fuji Speedway. That tells you that this street legal car is built for track also.
2015 Lexus RC F coupe review
When you look at the 2015 Lexus RC F the first thing that you will notice is grille with letter “F” repeated on the grille mesh. It is built on the Lexus RC platform but RC F is slightly longer, wider and lower. Creating of the sporty look is tailored to improve aerodynamics and to make extra space for V8 engine under the hood. For that reason the hood is raised in the center with the big air intake on the front fascia. On the rear dominates trunk with sharp cut-off edge which improve aerodynamics. It is equipped with LED head- and taillights, 19” alloy wheels and like Lexus LFA with integrated spoiler that deploys from trunk when the car reaches 50 mph. The Lexus sport car comes in Blue Mica 2.0, Infrared and a new orange, Molten Pearl colors. These colors are the colors that represent speed and power. It is also available in these colors too: Ultra White, Nebula Grey, Liquid Platinum and Obsidian.
The interior is designed according to Lexus LFA supercar. The RC F features are leather upholstery, digital TFT tachometer that changes it look depending on the driving mode, adaptive cruising control, rearview camera, ventilated seats, blind-spot monitors. On the central stack is info 7-inch display with touchscreen integrated with audio system with 10 speakers (upgradeable to 17-speaker Mark Levinson system with 835 watt), navigation and climate control.
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The new Lexus coupe is powered by the 5.0-liter V8 engine which produces 467 horsepower and 389 lb-ft of torque. It is mated with 8-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters on the steering wheel. This Sports Direst Shift (SPDS) transmission offers to the driver 4 optional modes: normal, sport S, sport S+ and sport M (manual). EPA estimated fuel economy is 19 mpg combined and 16/25 mpg city/highway. It sprints from 0-60 mph in just 4.4 seconds.
2015 Lexus RC F price
The 2015 Lexus RC F base price starts from $63,325 and it can goes up to around $70,000 with all available equipment. Comparing to the competition the pricing is good considering that BMW M4 starts at $65,125.