2016 Lexus RC 200t

2016 Lexus RC 200t 200t Base 2dr Rear-wheel Drive Coupe
  • MSRP$39,995 Invoice$37,196
    • 22 City
    • 32 Hwy
  • Seating4
  • Doors2
  • Horsepower241 hp

Estimated Monthly Payment

Term 24 mo 36 mo 48 mo 60 mo 72 mo 84 mo
Payment $1,755 $1,199 $921 $755 $644 $565

2016 Lexus RC Buyer's Guide

The 2015 Lexus RC 350 is a four-seat coupe with a 3.5-liter V6 engine, an eight-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive. All-wheel drive is available, and is paired with a six-speed automatic transmission. The RC comes in two trims: 350 and 350 F Sport. There is also the high-performance RC F model, which comes with a 5.0-liter V8 engine, an eight-speed automatic transmission, and rear-wheel drive. The Lexus RC 350 and RC F are all-new models for 2015.

What's the difference between trims?

2016 Lexus RC 200t
  • Push button start/stop
  • Dual-zone climate control
  • Drive mode selector
  • 241 horsepower turbocharged 4-cylinder engine
2016 Lexus RC 300
  • 255 horsepower V6 engine
  • Paddle shifters
  • Backup camera
  • Lexus display audio multimedia display
2016 Lexus RC 350
  • Push-button start
  • LED headlamps
  • Genuine wood interior trim
  • Drive mode selector
2016 Lexus RC RC-F
  • 5.0 liter, 467 horsepower engine
  • Eight speed sport direct shift automatic transmission
  • Speed-activating rear wing
  • Siri eyes free system

What makes it move?

The base 2016 Lexus RC is the 200t, featuring a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder with 241 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. The 300 comes with a 3.5-liter V-6 with 255 horsepower and 236 lb-ft of torque. The 350 gets the same V-6 as the 300, but 306 horsepower and 277 lb-ft of twist. The RC F gets a 389-horsepower 5.0-liter V-8. Rear-wheel drive RCs get an eight-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive gets a six-speed automatic.

Why buy the 2016 Lexus RC?

The Lexus RC is a car that has a lot of flash but also legitimate performance, and for 2016, the Lexus RC offers a bunch of new drivetrain combinations and some new features. Buyers who like Lexus’ upscale quality but crave more athleticism should take a look at the RC. The car’s safety test scores and reliability make it a good buy. The top-of-the-line RC F performance model gets exclusive equipment such as adaptive variable suspension and the Lexus Dynamic Handling System with dynamic rear wheel steering. The regular 2016 RC models are also generously equipped. For 2016, each RC gets standard features such as the Lexus Enform Service Connect service, push-button start, a rearview camera. Plenty of options round out the list.

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