Toyota premium brand can be proud with the new 2017 Lexus LS. The hybrid version that will impress the entire world.
2017 Lexus LS Exterior Design
Serial production of the Lexus LS should be consistent to concept. Exterior is, by the way, in many ways a recognizable, especially the front grille. Many segments are taken from the model LC coupe. Used the global architecture with a dynamic line.
The look is dynamic, elegant, aggressive enough and superior. Although it is a modern hatchback, many details can be a judgment in favor of the sporty design. Were prepared quality external color, that will point out the car. LED light units are mounted on the front and the back. The manufacturer plans the model with a long wheelbase. It will be set on a global platform with rear-wheel drive.
2017 Lexus LS Interior Design
External aggression and modernization was transferred into the cabin. With the entry into the cabin, you will meet up with the best materials and equipment. For example, the gear lever and pedals for the management of the aluminum suitcase. The seats are upholstered in leather and have excellent ergonomics. Everything is fully upgraded. This, in addition to materials including technological changes. Maybe even the parts that have not been seen in the car.
Behind the wheel you can feel a special energy that dominates the space. The best systems, environment and functional lighting systems are only part of the interior. A large part of the system will be controlled through a central screen. Framed by the touch keypad and vents. The control panel is very clear, well-located and large enough. The driver can relax and enjoy every moment of the ride.
2017 Lexus LS Engine Power
With quality exterior and functional cabin comes good and powerful engine. This time the offer will comprise two units. The first is a 4.6 liter V8 engine with an output of 386 hp and torque of 367 lb / ft. 8-speed automatic transmission will transfer the power to rear wheels. At the same time, the consumption will be around 16 mpg around town and 24 mpg on the highway. This engine will form another offer but with a little less power. It will be able to produce 360 hp and torque of 347 lb / ft. With the same transmission, power will be transmitted to all wheels, whereby consumption will be 16 mpg around town and 23 mpg on the highway. No drastic changes in consumption.
Safety Features for 2017 Lexus LS
From safety equipment, we can expect only the best systems, which will in any moment worry about the safety of passengers and other road users. On the list will be: ABS, traction control, stability control, airbags, pedestrian detection, the warning to leave the lane, parking sensors, navigation system, traffic sign recognition, automatic headlights, rain sensor, tire pressure monitoring etc.
Competitors for 2017 Lexus LS
From major competitors we need to point out: Audi S7, Audi A8, Audi A7, BMW 7 series, BMW 5 series, Genesis G90, Cadillac CT6, Hyundai Equus, Acura RLX, Lincoln Continental, Mercedes-Benz S class, Maserati Quattroporte and Jaguar XJ.
Release Date and Price for 2017 Lexus LS
The manufacturer did not provide a specific date when it will officially commence sales of the Lexus LS. But surely this would have to happen next year. Price will depend on the choice of engines and auxiliary equipment. Basic price could be around $ 75,000.