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Those car shopping for a luxury midsize SUV may have their hands full trying to sort through all the choices out there. The 2022 Lexus RX is one of the best SUVs out there, and Consumer Reports considers it the best luxury midsize SUV of 2022. So how much does the 2022 Lexus RX cost, and will you get your money’s worth if you buy it?

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How much does the 2022 Lexus RX 350 cost?

The 2022 Lexus RX 350 price starts at $46,395 for the base model and $53,675 for the higher-trim F SPORT. The RX is attractive both on the inside and the outside. It’s “wrapped in a chiseled body that continues to look modern, despite being on the market for six years with limited design changes,” according to Consumer Reports.

The base model RX comes with 18-inch wheels, LED headlights, rain-sensing windshield wipers, and keyless entry with push-button start. It also has simulated leather upholstery, 8-inch infotainment touchscreen, and is compatible with both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

How much is the Lexus RX 450h?

The 2022 Lexus RX 450h is the hybrid version of the Lexus RX. The hybrid Lexus RX starts at $49,095. The 450h F SPORT starts at $52,575, and the F SPORT Handling beings at $54,895. All three of these luxury SUVs come with a 3.5-liter V6 engine that can make 308 hp.

The 2022 Lexus RX 450h also comes with 18-inch wheels, a power liftgate, and keyless entry and push-button start engine. In addition, it has a simulated leather interior, 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system, and a nine-speaker sound system. The hybrid RX is compatible with both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. It also has six USB ports.

Packages allow you to upgrade the RX

The 2022 Lexus RX 350 and 450h both have a variety of available packages. A towing package allows you to add a heavy-duty radiator and transmission and engine oil coolers. A luxury package throws in 20-inch wheels, a heated steering wheel, and ambient lighting. You can also get a leather and wood interior with the luxury package.

Then there’s the handling package for $1,050 which also adds on a panorama glass roof and aluminum roof rails for $1,850. A navigation package with a Mark Levison audio packages drives the price up by $3,365.

Both the RX 350 and 450h have available premium headlamp package, heated and ventilated front seats, and features like park assist. There’s even a panoramic view monitor with parking assist, automatic emergency braking, and cross-traffic braking for $1,365.

The 2022 Lexus RX 350 and 450h are both among the best luxury midsize SUVs you can buy. They each offer a blend of style, function, and luxury in a classic and long-lasting package. This is a combination that has proven to be a favorite among car shoppers. After all, the Lexus RX has been around for more than twenty years. That demonstrates just how popular the RX has been and how well received it has been and continues to be.


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