Aggressively Crafted Exterior
The 2020 Lexus RC channels the spirit of the ground-shaking Lexus LC, with its sharpened front bumper and spindle grille design, and new character lines that emphasize its low proportions and planted stance. Precision-machined aluminum wheels add to RC’s muscular image - deeply sculpted at 18” on RC 300 and 19” on RC 350.
F Sport Enhancements
RC F SPORT takes its bold exterior one step further with a series of exclusive features including a more distinctive front bumper design, spindle grille mesh pattern, jet black chrome plating, and aluminum wheels that reflect the design theme of the LC and LS. Available in a striking Flare Yellow.
F Sport Interior
Find yourself wrapped in a unique driver-focused cockpit -- standard on RC 350 AWD and available RC 300 AWD with F SPORT packages. Foam-injected front seats hold you tight - especially during high-spirited maneuvers. Other exclusive features include carbon fibre accents, G Force monitor, and a digital tachometer inspired by the world-renowned LFA supercar, that slides to reveal the multi-information display. F SPORT 2 and 3 also boast Lexus Embedded Navigation with Remote, which adds Destination Assist to an enviable list of connected services.
F Sport Unique LED Headlamps And LED Daytime Running Lights
Available “stacked” triple-LED headlights form a unique L-shaped pattern at low beam – a bold expression of Lexus identity. Housed in the aggressively low front fascia, the lamps flank the one of the widest and boldest applications of Lexus' signature spindle grille. Inset daytime running lights (DRL) enhance the design, and enable other drivers see you from a greater distance.
RC pampers while it performs. Standard 8-way power adjustable - and heated - front seats hold you in firm embrace. While dual zone automatic climate control allows driver and front passenger to dial in their own comfort zones. Both the RC 350 AWD and enhanced RC 300 Premium Package feature heated and ventilated front seats, a driver seat memory system, and a heated steering wheel that continually monitors and adjusts the heating level to maintain your ideal temperature.
Signature & Premium Packages
RC 300 AWD features a Signature package that brings more value to RC’s powerful attributes. Or choose the enhanced Premium package, that elevates comfort, convenience and control with features like heated steering wheel, ventilated front seats, power moonroof, rain-sensing wipers, 19” alloy wheels, blind spot monitor with rear cross traffic alert, and more.
RC 300 AWD
RC 300 AWD features a 260 HP direct injection V6. Advanced features, including Variable Valve Timing with Intelligence, simultaneously raise performance, increase torque, and enhance fuel economy.
RC 350 AWD
RC 350 AWD is powered by an aggressive 311 HP dual injection V6. To get your heart pumping a little harder, a standard Sound Amplifying Resonator releases a sporty engine growl during spirited acceleration.
6 Speed Transmission
Lexus RC's 6-speed automatic transmission is engineered to optimize power delivery and maximize fuel efficiency. In manual (M) mode, full torque converter lockup from second to sixth gears enables down changes in just 0.2 seconds. With the help of enhanced suspension-tuning, RC is more responsive than ever, while still delivering exceptional ride comfort.
Available Adaptive Variable Suspension
Standard on RC 350 AWD and available on RC 300 AWD equipped with select F SPORT packages is an adaptive variable suspension (AVS) both front and rear. The system continually monitors and adjusts the electronically controlled shock absorber settings at each wheel, to give you superior comfort and control across changing road conditions. In Sport S+ mode, the AVS adapts to provide improved body control and precise, agile steering response.
Drive Mode Select
Drive Mode Select lets you make your RC more responsive or efficient with the turn of a dial. Choose from up to four unique modes including “Sport” for more dynamic throttle response. “Normal” for an optimal balance of fuel efficiency and engine performance. “ECO” when you want to get the most out of every litre. And, Sport+ to customize performance to match your driving style -- standard on RC 350 AWD and available on RC 300 AWD with F SPORT
Lexus Display Audio with Remote
Lexus Display Audio with Remote offers a new dimension of convenience and connectivity with features that include available 10.3” display screen and embedded navigation. standard 7” display and 10 speakers. It is compatible with Apple CarPlayTM and with Android AutoTM, giving you easy access to your favorite apps, music, navigation and more. And, it includes Enform Remote and Enform Service Connect, along with Enform Safety Connect. Standard on all 2020 RC models.
Control your Lexus from a distance with features like remote lock/unlock, the ability to check the status of doors, windows and glass roof, and panoramic glass roof, and pre-heat or pre-cool your RC for the ultimate in comfort.
Enform Service Connect
Get vehicle health reports, service reminders and more sent automatically to your smartphone.
Next level peace of mind with Automatic Collision Notification, Stolen Vehicle Locator, Emergency Assistance Button, and Enhanced Roadside Assistance.
Control your Enform Connected Services using your smartphone. Simply download the Lexus App and enroll.
Lexus Navigation with Enform Remote
Building on Lexus Audio with Remote, the available Lexus Navigation with Enform Remote elevates your experience even more by featuring a 10.3” display screen, embedded navigation, embedded traffic and weather along with 3 years of map updates. It also includes the ultimate convenience of Destination Assist, which offers 24/7 access to a live agent who can help you find the best route, find sites of local interest, make reservations, and more. Available on RC models equipped with F SPORT 2 and 3 packages.
Lexus Safety System+
LSS+ integrates a portfolio of active safety technologies to support your awareness and decision-making under a variety of traffic conditions and contingencies.
- Pre-collision Safety System with Pedestrian Detection and Active Steering Assist
- Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist
- Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
- Automatic High Beam
Lexus RC surrounds you with a network of 8 airbags including: driver's and front passenger's knee airbags, front and rear side curtain airbags and front seat-mounted side airbag.
Vehicle Dynamics Integrated Management (VDIM)
Seamlessly integrating an array of handling and traction control systems, VDIM can predict and prevent a skid even before it occurs - providing you exceptional straight-line stability and precise cornering performance. Standard on all models.
Blind Spot Monitor With Rear Cross Traffic Alert
Enhance your peace of with a Blind Spot Monitor (BSM) with Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) - standard on RC 350 AWD and available on RC 300 AWD. BSM alerts you to the presence of vehicles in adjacent lanes that may have escaped visibility in your sideview mirrors. While RCTA warns you about hazards you can’t see while backing up.