The 2023 Lexus RZ is the corporate’s first electrical car within the U.S. As electrical automobiles go, it’s not notably spectacular. Our skilled take a look at driver cited “so-so vary” and “so-so charging speeds” however referred to as it “exceptionally and effortlessly fast” and stated it gives the cocoon of luxurious Lexus consumers anticipate.
Our stock numbers present that sellers aren’t notably overstocked with the mannequin. However Lexus is introducing the sort of low cost provide that makes you assume they’re. By November 30, the 2023 Lexus RZ 450e is eligible for $15,000 in lease money.
The provide is simply obtainable in Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Virginia, Vermont, and West Virginia. The small print contains the same old luxurious automaker caveat that solely “well-qualified consumers” want apply, however the provide contains each trim ranges.
In some components of the nation, the provide pushes the month-to-month lease fee on an RZ as little as the fee on a 2024 Lexus RX, successfully bringing worth parity to an electrical car for some customers.
Sadly, you’ll be able to’t stack the federal authorities’s $7,500 federal EV tax credit score onto the provide. The IRS does permit the credit score on leased automobiles irrespective of the place they’re constructed. However Lexus tells InsideEVs Uncle Sam’s low cost is already included within the $15,000 lease money.