(4.0) 27 reviews
MSRP: $2,494$8,238
Body Style: Sport Utility
Combined MPG: 20-21
Engine: 220-hp, 3.0-liter V-6 (premium)
Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
Seats: 5
2000 Lexus RX 300

Our Take on the 2000 Lexus RX 300

Our Take

The RX300, the best-selling model in the Lexus lineup, returns unchanged from last year. The RX300 was introduced as an early 1999 model and was an instant hit with buyers, who embraced the car-like ride and handling in a vehicle with Lexus' reputation for quality and service. The RX300 is ... Read Full Report


Our Expert Reviews

Toyota spares no modesty when it describes the RX300 sport-utility vehicle sold by its luxury Lexus division. "The RX300 sets the direction for future sport-utility vehicles to follow . . . combining the SUV traits most customers want--four-wheel-drive traction for poor weather, commanding visibility and utility--with the luxury, safety and quality of a passenger car.... Read full review for the 2000 Lexus RX 300

Consumer Reviews


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by Driver from Ohio on February 22, 2011

After researching this vehicle thoroughly, i bought a 2000. I was aware of the transmission problems some RX300's are plagued with. I did test drive a 2001 and could tell the transmission was going to... Read Full Review

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Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


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