The RC, introduced by Lexus in 2015, is a large sedan with seating up to 4. Strong on technology, it has offered Android Auto since 2020 and Apple CarPlay since 2019. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it can easily handle mud, snow, and sand. The Lexus RC has some real zest, surpassing typical horsepower for its class. Lexus offers a 4-year, 50,000-mile basic warranty, and a 6-year, 70,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2017 Lexus RC has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0356% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 4.0675%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0356% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 4.0675% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2017 Lexus RC is 25% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2017 Lexus RC is 30% less likely to result in a fatal accident.
2017 Lexus RC offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 4%.