The Lexus brand officially entered the Indian market a few years ago. However, there are many who simply cannot wait to drive exotic cars and import them to drive around in India. Well, here is one such Lexus that was imported way before the Japanese luxury brand officially entered the Indian market. However, this one is selling for pretty cheap. Cheaper than any sub-4m compact SUVs available in the market including the Kia Sonet, Hyundai Venue, Tata Nexon, Ford EcoSport and more.
This car for sale is a Lexus RX300 and it is an SUV. As per the seller, this Lexus RX300 came to India in 2005 and was registered in the same year. It is currently owned by the second owner, which means that the new buyer will become the third owner of the car. It is a CBU model with all the paper work in place as per the advertisement by the seller. It is also mentioned that the vehicle is in a great condition and all the functions and features are working without any problem.
The exact variant of car is not known but the Lexus RX300 was available in three variants – Standard, SE and SE-L. The RX300 competed with the likes of BMW X5 in the market and the all-new model was introduced in 2003. This is from the same generation.
All the variants including the one for sale are powered by the 3.0-litre V6 petrol engine engine. I generates a maximum power of 204 PS while the higher tuned engine options offered a maximum of 272 PS. All the engine options offer a five-speed automatic transmisison.
This car is located in Maharashtra and is registered in the same state. The pictures show that the car is in a great condition and there are no dents or scratches on the body. It also has valid insurance coverage till February 2021. The asking price is only Rs 5.25 lakh, which makes it cheaper than a lot of hatchbacks, mid-size hatchbacks and the sub-4m compact SUVs. However, it should be noted that maintenance of such imported vehicles can be quite much. Compared to the new cars, such rare exotic imports can be much more expensive to maintain.
The seller has mentioned that the vehicle has completed a total of 1.62 lakh km, which is quite a lot. However, it should be noted that if proper care is given to the vehicle and the engine is maintained, it can do lakhs of kilometres without any problem. That is why such vehicles are supposed to be owned only by the car enthusiasts.
The reason for selling this vehicle has not been mentioned. However, the seller has mentioned that the car can be inspected by the interested buyers by visiting Ghatkopar, West Mumbai, Maharashtra. You can always give a good look to the car and check if the spare parts and servicing can be easily done before making the decision. For more information and details, please contact the seller directly by clicking here.