The 2018 Lexus RC F doesn’t leave any details to chance. Its performance has been fully track-tested and its engine boasts class-leading power. That high performance is enhanced even more by the Lexus RC F’s comfortable, supportive cabin, and its cutting-edge infotainment and safety systems ensure that you’re always informed and protected.
The 2018 Lexus RC F is built to perform — and to help you maximize that performance. The RC F’s fearsome 5.0-liter V8 engine delivers 467 horsepower and 389 lb-ft of torque. The engine is paired with an eight-speed Sport Direct Shift paddle-shifter transmission. Equipped with this powertrain, the RC F can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.4 seconds and has a top speed of 168 mph. To help you handle all that power, the RC F features high-performance Brembo brakes, Drive Mode Select and an F-Adaptive Variable Suspension with adjustable damping to deal with a variety of road conditions. The RC F’s digital tachometer gives you an easy way to track performance, featuring displays for the car’s drive mode, gear position and lap times.
The NuLuxe-trimmed interior of the 2018 Lexus RC F will keep you comfortable and engaged as you take advantage of the car’s performance capabilities. The stitched and F-badged high-back sport seats are designed to keep your body completely supported and under control even in situations involving high G-forces. These seats also feature 10-way power adjustability on the driver’s side and eight-way power adjustability on the passenger side. Meanwhile, the dual-zone climate control system maintains comfortable cabin conditions with an interior air filter, automatic recirculation mode and smog sensor.
Infotainment and safety technology
The 2018 Lexus RC F is loaded with technology to keep you connected and safe as you navigate winding back roads or pursue your new best track time. The Lexus Display Audio system with 10-speaker premium sound features a color multimedia display with Scout® GPS Link, MapStream™ and TurnStream™ to keep you on course. Bluetooth® streaming audio, voice command and Siri® Eyes Free make it easy to integrate your smartphone. You’ll also have access to a variety of Lexus Enform connected services, including App Suite 2.0, Service and Safety Connect, Remote and onboard Wi-Fi®.
The Lexus RC F also comes with the standard Lexus Safety System+. This high-tech feature includes a variety of active safety equipment: a pre-collision system with pedestrian detection to avert and mitigate crashes, lane departure alert with steering assist to keep you on course and high-speed dynamic radar cruise control to help you maintain a safe following distance in heavy traffic.
Behind the wheel of the 2018 Lexus RC F, you’ll enjoy top-flight performance, premium comfort and high-tech features that look out for your safety and keep you continuously connected. Whether you’re pushing the Lexus RC F to its limits on the track or enjoying its effortless power on the highway, your experience behind the wheel will be an exhilarating one.
This article is presented by Lexus of Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada.