LEXUS RX350 2018

from October 2015

The 2015 Lexus RX hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

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ANCAP 5 Star Safety Rating - Tested in 2015

The tested model of Lexus RX was introduced in Australia and New Zealand in October 2015. This ANCAP safety rating applies to all variants.


Test Results Summary
Crash TestScore
Adult Occupant Protection 31.8 (out of 38)
    Full Width Frontal Test 7.07 (out of 8)
    Frontal Offset Test 6.67 (out of 8)
    Side Impact Test 8 (out of 8)
    Pole Test 7.63 (out of 8)
    Whiplash Protection Test 2.40 (out of 3)
    AEB (City) 0 (out of 3)
Child Occupant Protection 40.3 (out of 49)
Safety Assist 9.7 (out of 13)
    Speed Assistance System 0 (out of 3)
    ESC 3 (out of 3)
    Seat Belt Reminders 3 (out of 3)
    Lane Support System 1 (out of 1)
    AEB (Interurban) 2.71 (out of 3)
Pedestrian Protection 28.7 (out of 36)

Safety Feature Summary

The safety feature information below is subject to change without notice. For up to date safety feature specifications for all variants, please see the safety feature table to the right or contact the manufacturer.

Dual frontal, side chest and side head airbags (curtains) and a driver knee airbag are standard. Advanced seat belt reminders are fitted to all seats. Advanced crash-avoidance features including Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) are available as standard.

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Frontal Offset Crash Test Results

Frontal Offset Test Image
Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Frontal Offset* 6.67 pts (out of 8)
Head/Neck 4 pts
Chest 2.73 pts
Upper Legs 4 pts
Lower Legs 2.61 pts

The passenger compartment held its shape well in the offset test. Pedal and steering wheel displacements were well controlled. Driver and passenger contact with the airbags was stable. All doors remained closed during the crash.

What is frontal offset test?

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Side Impact Test Results

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Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Side Impact* 8 pts (out of 8)
Head 4 pts
Chest 4 pts
Abdomen 4 pts
Pelvis 4 pts

Good protection was provided for the driver in the side impact test.

What is side impact test?

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Full Width Frontal Test

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Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Driver* 15.24 pts (out of 16)
Head 4 pts
Neck 4 pts
Chest 3.24 pts
Upper Legs 4 pts
Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Rear Passenger* 13.02 pts (out of 16)
Head 4 pts
Neck 3.74 pts
Chest 1.28 pts
Upper Legs 4 pts
What is full width frontal test?

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Pole Test

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Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Pole* 7.63 pts (out of 8)
Head 4 pts
Chest 3.26 pts
Abdomen 4 pts
Pelvis 4 pts

There was a slight risk of serious chest injury in the oblique pole test.

What is pole test?

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Whiplash Protection Test

Front: 1.65 points

Rear: 0.75 points

AEB (City): 0.00 points

Whiplash Protection Crash Test Image

Child Protection Test

Crash Test Performance
18 month old child: 12.00 points
3 year old child: 9.30 points

Child Safety Features
Safety features: 7 points
Installation check: 12 points

NOTE: The child restraints tested by Euro NCAP are relevant to the European market. For Australasian consumers, this information should be used as a guide to vehicle features only. For more detailed information about Australian child restraints visit childcarseats.com.au.

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Pedestrian Summary

Adult & child head impacts: 16.67 points
Upper leg impacts: 6.00 points
Lower leg impacts: 6.00 points

This vehicle scored 28.67 out of 36 points (Good). The RX scored maximum points for the protection provided to pedestrians' legs and to the pelvic region, with good results being recorded on the bumper and front edge of the bonnet. Head protection was predominantly good or adequate with only a few poor results recorded on the stiff windscreen pillars. (Tested by Euro NCAP v8)


Pedestrian Rating Explained

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Pedestrian Rating - please view table for scores

Green Vehicle Guide

Combined Fuel Consumption CO2 Greenhouse Rating Air Pollution Rating Overall Rating
9.6 L/100km 223 g/km

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