I have owned a 2010 RX 350 for six months now and have developed a fairly good feel for its pros and cons. This is my third Lexus since 1990, having owned a LS 400 and currently owning an LS 460. The RX 350 is my first SUV. Let me start by saying that I am not a fan of this style vehicle, preferring a station wagon instead. But I needed something that could tow. I find the peripheral vision in the RX is poor. Maybe its the tinted windows. Or maybe its the roof lines. But switching lanes, particularly to the right, is never fun in this vehicle. Also, the drivers side view mirror is blurry and shows double images at the edges. Lexus says its a design problem and doesnt plan to change the
Positives include better than advertised gas mileage (25.3 hwy 17.6 avg ) and an excellent designed multifunction multi-controller. The ride in the vehicle, noise level and comfort level are all good. Power is more than adequate and braking is excellent. The vehicle handles well
Negatives are visibility, drivers side mirror, lack of heated steering, interruptions in the satellite radio transmissions
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