of the 2017 Lexus RC F. Base trim shown.
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- V-8 sound
- Decent gas mileage
- Standard sport seats
- Rich gauges
- Driftable rear end
- Modest torque
- Transmission hesitation
- Multimedia interface
- Small backseat
- Rear seats don't fold
- New adaptive suspension
- Four-seat high-performance coupe
- Based on the RC coupe
- 467-hp, 5.0-liter V-8 engine
- Eight-speed automatic transmission
- Rear-wheel drive
What it is: The Lexus RC F is a performance coupe that stands out for its big, naturally aspirated V-8 in a field of competitors that often rely on smaller turbocharged engines. Competitors include the BMW M4, Cadillac ATS-V and Mercedes-AMG C63 coupe.
New for 2017
The RC F adds an adaptive suspension and has a new base wheel design.
Significant Standard Features
- 467-horsepower, 5.0-liter V-8 engine
- Eight-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters
- Rear-wheel drive
- LED headlights
- Automatic wing deploys around 50 mph, retracts below 25 mph
- Spindle-style grille
- Sport seats
- Required in every new car: front airbags, antilock brakes and an electronic stability system
Significant Available Features
- Premium stereo
- Carbon-fiber roof and rear wing
- Forward collision warning with automatic emergency braking
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48 months / 50,000 miles
72 months / 70,000 miles
48 months / unlimited distance
Every L/Certified vehicle now comes with an unlimited-mileage warranty up to 6 years, complimentary maintenance plan. Each L/Certified Pre-Owned Lexus must pass a rigorous inspection and be thoroughly reconditioned to meet the same high standards as a new Lexus. Exclusively at a Lexus dealership.
Unlimited Mileage Warranty Up To 6 YearsWarranty is valid for a minimum of two years/unlimited mileage after the expiration of 4 yr/50,000 mile new vehicle Basic Warranty, or two years from L/Certified purchase or lease date, whichever occurs later.
Under 6 years / 70,000 milesVehicles receive a 161 point inspection and reconditioning.