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I'm making a deal to purchase a Basic Model with black Nuluxe. For those of you that have it.. does it feel burning hot in the summer sun?

My current Matrix has fabric and I was just in it with hot sun.. Sure the car felt a bit hot when I first got in, but the fabric was no issue at all and the AC takes care of the general heat. My Rx300 had a light Leather and that was never an issue. Now I was just wondering if this will be a dramatic change going to the Black Nuluxe?? I don't like the look in the car for Ecru or Caramel contrasting so much with the black all around and then the light headliner too... arghhhhh...

Gray leather looks best to me with all the black interior... but that is not a possibility for the basic model.. Is the headliner with gray leather a light gray or is a white color?

How is the black Nuluxe in the sun??? I'm hoping it is not blazing hot like the plastic surfaces...

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I've got Black Nuluxe here in Georgia, It was 97 here today, car sat out for a while when I went shopping (like a couple of hours in the parking lot in full sun) no issues. Not uncomfortable at all... I had shorts on and the back of my legs would have told me so if it was too hot!
That is great news.. maybe it behaves more like fabric in the sun then.
 

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Just drove up to visit friends for the 4th in Palm Springs area. I think it wouldn't make a difference here it is 113 at 5pm. I'm baking. Thank goodness for a good A/C in the car.

I shouldn't worry to much really as long as I'm living where I do.. There are maybe only 10 days a year above 90... I will get a sun shade and there is always some sort of lighter seat cover/cushion as an option too... Hope you have a pool to lounge by for the 4th..
 
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