Which Lexus Models Have AWD?

March 19th, 2020 by

2020 Lexus RX

Find yourself wondering which Lexus models have AWD? Here at Butler Lexus of South Atlanta, we know drivers are in search of reliable and luxurious AWD vehicle options. Luckily, nearly all of the great new Lexus models offer all-wheel drive options. No matter if you’re looking for a coupe, sedan, or SUV, you can find an awesome model with a great AWD system. Read on to discover which vehicles in the Lexus lineup have all-wheel drive systems, compliments of Butler Lexus of South Atlanta.

LEXUS ALL-WHEEL DRIVE BENEFITS

There are many benefits to purchasing a Lexus all-wheel drive model. The Lexus AWD models are packed with a technologically advanced system that can detect wheel slips and automatically sends power to two or four wheels as needed. The distribution ratio can range from 50/50 all the way to 30/70 if needed. Rest assured that the Lexus all-wheel drive models come with top-notch engineering to meet whatever weather conditions local roads throw at you. Lexus AWD models also come with the highly-regarded Cornering Control to correct oversteer and understeer.

LEXUS AWD SEDANS AND COUPES

LEXUS IS

This entry-level Lexus sedan features all-wheel drive options and comes with a 3.5L V6 engine delivering either 260 hp or 311 hp.

  • Lexus IS 300 AWD
  • Lexus IS 350 AWD
  • Lexus IS 300 F Sport AWD
  • Lexus IS 350 F Sport AWD

LEXUS GS

Taking a step up, the impressive Lexus GS midsize sedan all-wheel drive trims come with a 311 hp 3.5L V6 engine.

  • GS 350 AWD
  • GS 350 F Sport AWD

LEXUS LS

The LS full-size sedan comes with a 416 hp 3.5L gas engine or a 354 hp hybrid powertrain for those drivers looking to go green. The TORSEN® torque-sensing center differential technology distributes power to individual wheels for adaptability on slippery roads and fast corners.

  • Lexus LS 500 AWD
  • Lexus LS 500 F Sport AWD
  • Lexus LS 500h AWD

LEXUS RC

The Lexus RC is a coupe all-wheel drive option that comes packed with a 3.5L V6 engine delivering 260-311 hp.

  • Lexus RC 300 AWD
  • Lexus RC 350 AWD
  • Lexus RC 300 F Sport AWD
  • Lexus RC 350 F Sport AWD

LEXUS AWD SUVS

LEXUS UX

This favored subcompact luxury SUV AWD model delivers 181 hp with a 2.0L 4-cylinder hybrid engine.

  • Lexus UX 250h AWD
  • Lexus UX 250h F Sport AWD
  • Lexus UX 250h Luxury AWD

LEXUS NX

The popular Lexus NX compact crossover SUV features all-wheel drive trims with either a 235 hp 2.0L 4-cylinder gas engine or a 194 hp 2.5L 4-cylinder hybrid engine.

  • Lexus NX 300 AWD
  • Lexus NX 300 F Sport AWD
  • Lexus NX 300 Luxury AWD
  • Lexus NX 300h AWD
  • Lexus NX 300h Luxury AWD

LEXUS RX

The RX is a full-size SUV. As a popular option for Lexus AWD enthusiasts, this model comes with many different configurations. Opt for the powerful 3.5L V6 engine with 290 hp or 295 hp, or make an eco-friendly choice by selecting the hybrid powertrain delivering 308 hp.

  • Lexus RX 350 AWD
  • Lexus RX 350L AWD
  • Lexus RX F Sport AWD
  • Lexus RX 450h AWD
  • Lexus RX 450hL AWD
  • Lexus RX 450h F Sport AWD

WHICH LEXUS MODELS DON’T HAVE AWD?

On the other hand, there are only a few Lexus models that don’t have all-wheel drive options for local drivers If you want to explore the benefits of other types of drivetrains choose from one of the following:

  • Lexus ES sedan: Front-wheel drive on all trims offers excellent fuel economy
  • Lexus LC coupe: Rear-wheel drive on all trims delivers sporty handling
  • Lexus GX SUV and Lexus LX SUV: The full-time 4WD system is off-road-ready and comes on all trims of the GX and LX, with the lockable TORSEN® torque-sensing limited-slip center differential.

EXPERIENCE LEXUS ALL-WHEEL DRIVE AT BUTLER LEXUS OF SOUTH ATLANTA

Now that you know which Lexus models have AWD, it is time to find the perfect one for you! The best way to explore the capability that Lexus AWD systems have on local roads is by contacting Butler Lexus of South Atlanta to schedule a test drive. Our clients have great things to say in their reviews of our dealership, and we look forward to helping you find the car of your dreams. Stop by to take advantage of one of our exclusive new vehicle specialslearn about how to finance a car, and more

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