The 2018 Lexus RX 350L is essentially a copy of its two-row brother, the RX 350. It has almost all the same standard and optional equipment and many of the same virtues. That means high-quality materials, quiet and luxurious interiors and solid build quality. The main difference is that the 2018 Lexus RX 350L gets an additional third-row seat.
The 2018 Lexus RX 350L is a three-row luxury crossover sold in base and Luxury versions. Seven-passenger is standard, but the optional captain chairs reducing seating capacity to six.
Every 2018 Lexus RX 350L come standard with a 3.5-liter V6 engine that generates 290 horsepower and 263 pound-feet of torque. An eight-speed automatic transmission sent the power to the front wheel. All-wheel drive available as an option.
In track testing, the 2018 Lexus RX 350L FWD went to 60 mph in 7.1 seconds, which is slightly below-average for a luxury crossover.
EPA estimated fuel economy at 21 mpg combined (19 city/26 highway) with front-wheel drive, and 21 mpg combined (18/25) with all-wheel drive. When properly equipped, the 2018 Lexus RX 350L maximum towing capacity up to 3,500 pounds.