Lexus RX 450h exterior

Externally, the new Lexus RX 450h gets the biggest update on the front end.

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Lexus RX 450h front clip

The headlamps have been stretched back toward the wheel wells, taking on a shape evocative of the Toyota Camry's.

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Lexus RX 450h headlamp

The trapezoidal grill has been enlarged to match those of the LS and GS sedans.

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Lexus RX 350 exterior

The RX 350 features a different front bumper from its brother the RX 450h, losing the slit-like opening beneath the upper grill.

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Lexus RX 450h profile

The profile of the RX hasn't changed much from the current model, retaining the same silhouette.

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Lexus RX 450h rear

The RX features a new tail light design that is more simple than the old model's.

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Lexus RX interior

Inside, however, the RX has been drastically overhauled featuring a new dashboard and center stack and an all-new "Remote Touch" controller.

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Lexus RX dash

The new center stack features a new, more driver-centric interface that brings all of the buttons together and moves the new OLED display up and back into the dash.

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Lexus RX Remote Touch

The "Remote Touch" controller is used to command the hard drive-based navigation system. The joystick controller moves an onscreen cursor and should be immediately familiar to anyone who's used a mouse.

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Lexus RX screen

Lexus' menu system has also received a major overhaul, featuring an icon and cursor based interface.

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Lexus RX map

The great looking maps of the Lexus navigation system still look good.

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Lexus RX navTraffic

The RX features standard XM satellite radio and benefits from XM NavTraffic and NavWeather features.

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Lexus RX gauges

The gauges feature white backlit numerals with blue ambient lighting and an upgraded LCD multi-information display.

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Lexus RX steering wheel controls

The steering wheel controls have also been revised.

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Lexus RX rear seat entertainment

Rear seat entertainment is handled by these seat back displays which are mounted in such a way that allows independent adjustment of the headrests.

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