Toyota’s luxury brand Lexus has officially pulled the wraps off the 2016 RC Coupe, which has been upgraded for the new model year.
According to the Japanese based automaker, the 2016 Lexus RC Coupe is now bringing a new color for its body, which has been called the Eminent White Pearl, and it is also adding the orange brake calipers and the limited slip differential, but on the F Sport versions. The model is also equipped with the Lexus Enform Service Connect system, allowing owners to view vehicle info from the MyLexusandBeyond app on devices with iOS.
The best part has been saved for last because the 2016 Lexus RC Coupe has received a new 200t version, which is making use of a 2.0 liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine. The unit is capable of putting down a total of 241 HP (179 kW) and 349 Nm (258 lb-ft) of torque, connected to an 8-speed automatic transmission, exclusively. Power is being sent to the rear-wheel drive but if this isn’t enough for you, than you can always turn your heads for the new RC 300 AWD, which is making use of a 3.5 liter V6 engine, rated at 255 HP (190 kW) and 319 Nm (236 lb-ft) of torque. This is connected to a six-speed automatic transmission and it is powering the AWD system. Additional details on the 2016 Lexus RC Coupe are limited at this time but you can take a closer look at it in the small photo gallery posted below.