In 2022 Lexus will double its electric offensive with the launch of the RZ of which it has just revealed its first two sketches.
Lexus seems to have gotten a taste for electric vehicles. After launching the UX 300e, the Japanese premium firm fully immerses itself in what will be its second electric model of the one that has just presented its first sketches: the RZ.
A model that will be available during 2022 and that is supported on the new platform for electric vehicles BEV of the Toyota group, the same that gives life to the Toyota bZ4X and Subaru Solterra. For you to understand us, this Lexus RZ will be the premium version of these two models.
It measures 4.65 meters long and its design is expected to be as spectacular as that of the latest models of the Japanese firm. At the moment, as we tell you, we have only been able to see two strokes that are those that Lexus itself has leaked to us in its images.
The truth is that its silhouette is expected to be similar, or very similar, to that of the BZ4X and single Solterra, with very marked wheel arches for prominent hits and a slight coupe line. Of the interior, we do not know images yet but it is also expected to keep that large floating type center screen, a digital instrument panel placed in the background, and a very spacious driving position.
It is what mechanics refers to, it seems that here the Lexus RZ will offer distinction compared to its two twin cousins Well, everything indicates that it will only be launched with the highest performance version, the all-wheel-drive and 218 hp and 356 Nm of torque, which It incorporates two electric motors, one on each axis and could homologate a range close to 450 km thanks to the 71.4 kWh lithium-ion battery that it mounts.
We will be attentive to see how the Lexus information is shelving to know how this new Lexus RZ will be, the second electric of the Japanese brand.