2023 Lexus RZ450e Review – Price, Spec and Release Date

2023 lexus rz450e review

After seven model years, the most beloved Lexus will finally be redesigned. The 2023 Lexus RZ450e will go on sale in 2022.

The luxury midsize SUV is against the Lincoln Nautilus, Genesis GV80, and other heavy-hitters. The three-row Lexus TX will likely replace the RXL of the previous generation.

What’s New In 2023 Lexus Rz450e

  • The 2023 Lexus RZ450e is a brand-new crossover by Toyota.
  • Lexus’ first all-electric vehicle
  • It can seat five people and is approximately the same size as the Lexus NX.
  • It is part of Lexus’ 2035 commitment to go all-electric.
  • The same 71.4 kWh pack of battery as the Toyota bZ4X, Subaru Solterra
  • Lexus Direct4 introduces a new all-wheel drive system.

The Lexus LC 500 Convertible 2023 Convertible Car is a Convertible. This Car has a basic warranty of 4 years / 50000 miles, corrosion: 6 years / unlimited miles, drivetrain: 6 years / 70000 miles, and roadside assistance: 4 years / unlimited miles.

You can choose Atomic Silver, Cadmium Orange, Caviar, and Flare Yellow. It has 2 doors and 4 seating. It is powered by a Lexes (Toyota motor).

Performance of 2023 Lexus RZ450e

Lexus LC 500 Convertible 2023 has a 5.0-liter V8 Gas Engine that produces 471 hp @ 7100 rpm horsepower and 398 lb/ft @ 4800 rpm torque. It is equipped with 8 Cylinders. The fully automatic transmission with rear-wheel drive is available.

The 6-speed gearbox is standard. This Car has an independent front suspension and multilink rear suspension. It has power steering with rack-and-pinion. This steering has a turning radius of 35.4 feet.

This Car has a Front Tire size of P245/45YR20 and a Rear Tire size of P275/40YR20. The front wheel size is 20 inx8.5 in, and the rear wood size is 20 inx9.5 inches.

Gasoline can get you 15 mpg in the city and 25 on the highway. A fuel tank has a capacity of 21.7 gallons.

Dimensions and Weight

This card measures 187.4 inches long, 75.6 inches wide, 53.2 inches high, and 113 inches wide. This Car weighs in at 4,540 lbs.

Additional Features

The information on this Car includes Bluetooth, Wi-Fi Hotspot, and Audio input. Touch Screen, DVD Player, Front and Back Speakers, Electric Folding Mirrors, Anti-lock Braking, Rear Seat Belts, Seatbelt Warning, and Rear Camera.

The Entertainment In-Car includes a Touch Screen, Bluetooth Connectivity, and front and rear speakers.

You can also control the audio system remotely using the remote control. An Electric Folding View Mirror and Low Fuel Warning Light are also available in this vehicle.

Safety and Comfort of 2023 Lexus RZ450e

It has Anti-lock Braking and Central locking. You can also get Adjustable Steering, Height Adjustable Driver Seat, and a Rear Leading Lamp for more comfort.

2023 Lexus RZ450e Exterior

2023 lexus rz450e exterior

Lexus will not compromise on the spindle design. The famous spindle grille was also on the outgoing model, but this design DNA has been extended to the entire Lexus RZ450e exterior.

The seamless, sculpted grille incorporates the front LED headlights. You can also see new design lines at the rear that kink slightly inward, creating a spindle-like appearance.

The RZ450e now has a lower center of gravity thanks to the new platform. Lexus wanted a design element with a wider, lower-down appearance accented by 19-inch alloy tires.

Our favorite design feature is the new L-shaped lightbar lamp with lenses that wrap around both sides of the body. Land Rover employs the same design strategy on the Range Rover Sport to give it a sportier, wider stance.

Ten 2023 Lexus RZ450e colors will be available: Ultra White Pearl, Eminent White Pearl, and Nebula Gray Pearl. Iridium, Caviar. Matador Red Mica. Copper Crest. Nori Green Pearl. Nightfall Mica.

2023 Lexus RZ450e Interior and Cargo

Although the 2023 Lexus RZ450e cargo space figures have not yet been released, Lexus shared images that show the adjustments.

The trunk opening is large, and the floor is very flat. Although the second row isn’t flat, folding the seats forward creates a cavernous space.

It is very useful that the seats can be folded forward in a 40/20/40 split. The rear middle seat allows four people to fit their ski equipment. There is enough space for the rear passengers to rest comfortably.

Although headroom and legroom figures don’t exist, the front and second rows of seats provide enough room to spread out. Another selling point is the Lexus RZ450e seat, some of the industry’s most luxurious.

2023 Lexus RZ450e HEROINE

The engine is expected to have at least 275 horsepower more than last year. When you consider the various hybrid powertrains, more horsepower is possible. A hybrid powertrain will likely have a V-6 engine and the RZ450e+ model.

2023 Lexus RZ450e SAFETY

The new 2023 Lexus RZ450e System+ 3.0 will most likely be included in the vehicle. The Lexus Safety System+ 3.0 is a four-system system that helps ensure drivers are safe on the road.

These include the pre-collision system with Pedestrian Detection and Intelligent High Beams, Lane Departure Alert, and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control.

Pre-collision systems will prepare the brake assistance option when a vehicle, pedestrian, or other vehicle is in your path. They can assist you with braking or brake assistance in certain situations.

The Lexus Safety System includes Intelligent High Beams. They increase visibility when no one is on the road and reduce intensity temporarily when a vehicle is detected in your path.

Additional systems include Road Sign Assist and Lane Tracing Assist. Curve Speed Management is another system. You can also get Additional Intersection Support.

2023 Lexus RZ450e Engines and Performance

2023 lexus rz450e engines and performance

The 2023 Lexus RZ450e engine has been retired. The RX 350 is powered by a 2.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder inline-four instead of the 3.5-liter naturally aspirated V6.

The new model produces less power but more torque than its predecessor. The V6 produced 295 horsepower and 268lb-ft torque. The turbocharged four-pot produces 275hp and 317lb-ft. It is mated with an eight-speed automatic transmission.

The new 2023 Lexus RX doesn’t seem to be noticeably faster straight. This is likely because Lexus was primarily concerned with fuel consumption.

It can go from 0-60 mph in 7.7 seconds in front-wheel drive and reach that speed in 7.2 seconds with the extra grip provided by AWD.

The 2023 Lexus RZ450e also features a new hybrid powertrain. The V6 was used to power the combustion part of the hybrid system in the previous model, but the new model features a 2.5-liter naturally-aspirated inline-four.

Although power has been reduced from 308 horsepower to 246 horsepower and 233 lb-ft of torque, Lexus still seems to focus on impressive fuel economy. It comes standard with a CVT transmission.

We will share the details of the RZ450e+ plug-in hybrid vehicle for the US market later.

Basic Info of 2023 Lexus RZ450e
Model RX
Release Date2023
Made inJapan


Some frequently asked Questions about Lexus RZ450e are :

When Will the 2023 Lexus RZ450e, be Available?  

The new 2023 Lexus RZ450e  will be available for Lexus to purchase in the second half of 2022.

It has been difficult for the company to pinpoint the exact timeframe due to chip shortages and supply issues plaguing the automotive industry.

Lexus has confirmed that it will begin selling the RZ in 2023 models by the end of this year.

How Much Will the 2023 Lexus RZ450e Cost?  

We expect the 2023 Lexus RZ450e to be priced at around $55,000, although Lexus has not yet released pricing information. Lexus has not yet released information about trims or options.

The 2023 Lexus RZ450e costs $43,215 and includes $2,000 for AWD. The Solterra, which is also AWD like RZ–starts at $46,220.