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2016 Lexus RC Specifications

2-Door Coupe

MSRP: $39,995
MSRP based on 2-Door Coupe
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Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 22 mpg City/32 mpg Hwy
Engine Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4, 2.0 L
EPA Class Subcompact Cars
Style Name 2dr Cpe
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style 2dr Car
Transmission Transmission: 8-Speed Electronic Automatic -inc: multi-mode and intelligence (ECT-i) w/steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Cars
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3737
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 39
Second Leg Room (in) 27.3
Passenger Capacity 4
Front Hip Room (in) 53.9
Front Leg Room (in) 45.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 50.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 82
Second Head Room (in) 34.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.7
Second Hip Room (in) 44.9
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.4
Wheelbase (in) 107.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.8
Height, Overall (in) 54.9
Length, Overall (in) 184.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.3
Track Width, Front (in) 62.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 10.4

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22

Performance Specs

Engine
Displacement 2.0 L/122
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 258 @ 1650
Fuel System Port/Direct Injection
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 241 @ 5800
Transmission
Trans Type 8
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.86
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.13
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.60
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.46
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.72
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.06
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.2
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.2
Steering
Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.2
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P235/45VR18
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P235/45VR18
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera Yes
Stability Control Yes
Other Features Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
ABS And Driveline Traction Control
Side Impact Beams
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
Safety Connect Emergency Sos
Tire Specific Low Tire Pressure Warning
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags
Airbag Occupancy Sensor
Driver And Passenger Knee Airbag and Rear Side-Impact Airbag
First Aid Kit
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Pretensioners

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Years 4
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 6
Drivetrain Miles/km 70,000
Drivetrain Years 6
Maintenance Miles/km 10,000
Maintenance Years 1
Roadside Assistance Miles/km Unlimited
Roadside Assistance Years 4

Other Specs

Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100
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MSRP
$39,995
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$42,610
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$45,015
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Gas Mileage
22 mpg City / 32 mpg Hwy
Gas Mileage
19 mpg City / 26 mpg Hwy
Gas Mileage
19 mpg City / 26 mpg Hwy
Gas Mileage
19 mpg City / 28 mpg Hwy
Engine
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Engine
Premium Unleaded V-6
Engine
Premium Unleaded V-6
Engine
Premium Unleaded V-6
Horsepower
241 @ 5800
Horsepower
255 @ 6400
Horsepower
306 @ 6400
Horsepower
306 @ 6400
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All Wheel
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity
4
Passenger Capacity
4
Passenger Capacity
4
Passenger Capacity
4
Transmission
Automatic w/OD
Transmission
Automatic w/OD
Transmission
Automatic w/OD
Transmission
Automatic w/OD