Let me just state for the record, cars are one area that I believe a little splurge is in order. Cars aren’t as easy to DIY and fix up as homes are 😉 That’s the major reason why I’ve always tended to opt for luxury. I like a car to be safe, comfortable, perform well, look good and have some fun bells and whistles.
I’m thinking a smaller sized SUV will suit our needs best. We definitely want something with AWD or 4WD. I also would like a car with built in GPS, heated seats and a back up camera. Do you guys have any recommendations? The Mr has done a lot of research on the matter at hand and one of the brands that rated at the top of his list was Lexus. So I reached out to them about doing a review post. We decided to try the RX 350 first because it was on the top of our list.
We recently took a trip to Tahoe and figured it would be the perfect time to drive the Lexus RX 350 to see how it handled. I must say it was the perfect car for the trip. When you take a seat you’re enveloped in soft and cushy leather seats – almost like sitting in a club chair! And the drive was unlike anything I’d experienced. I felt like I was riding on a cushion of air that protected you from bumps and dips in the road. I’m used to tight car-like handling so that definitely took a little bit of getting used to. By the end of the week it had definitely grown on me.
Now let’s talk about some of the bells and whistles…The RX350 had some fun really fun extras: