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Old 03-01-12, 04:07 PM   #1
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It will be shown at Geneva Auto Show next week!
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Lexus announced today that the world premiere of the new RX 450h and RX 450h F SPORT will take place at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show on 6th March 2012.

The RX 450h is a key model in recent years for Lexus and a car with a very important role to play for the brand in the future.

The other highlights of the show will be the European premiere of the LF-LC concept car, and the all new GS 450h and GS 450h F SPORT.

Introduced by Mr. Andy Pfeiffenberger, Vice President Lexus Europe, the Lexus press conference will be held at 10.30am on 6th March, on Stand 4211 in Hall 4.
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Also of worthy note:

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The new Lexus RX 450h will be unveiled to the world's press on the 6th March, with the production version going on sale this summer.
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This will be interesting to see and even more interesting to hear the reviews.

BUMP! Your post is newer than the other one. Maybe someone can merge the two?
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This will be interesting to see and even more interesting to hear the reviews.

BUMP! Your post is newer than the other one. Maybe someone can merge the two?
They did merge. GOOD JOB, MOD.
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Changes look good, very tempting to...........................
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Who wants to go to Geneva and report back
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Thanks for the photos, modernx! That first one of the 450h F Sport front end is the money shot for me. I want it @ 1920x1080 (in Riviera Red!) for my wallpaper.

Now I'm keeping my fingers crossed that the 450h F Sport is slated for release in the North American market (unlike GS450 which will have neither AWD nor F Sport in NA this year).
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...they changed the nav again? that makes three version since the 3RX came out

and they removed a lot of radio buttons too. i wish they would add back the presets
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So the "Lexus" on the left side is back? make up your mind people.
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The "Lexus" on the back is NOT present on US spec cars only I believe.
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The "Lexus" on the back is NOT present on US spec cars only I believe.
Yeah, that's it.

Lexus badge was removed just for the US, while Europe and Asia still have them.
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Looking *really* closely at the pictures, I noticed that there are more parking sensors in the front of the RX now - a total of 4 now.

Notice the two sensors on either side of the licence plates at the very front, and a sensor towards the bottom on the side (4th pic down).

A very nice improvement
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I like parking sensors but you need they much more for a long car a few inches off the ground than a a short high SUV.
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