2018 Lexus LS
By 2018, it is planned to release two new products from Lexus at once! The new Lexus LS 2018 sedan (fifth generation) and LX 570 SUV. They will win the hearts of millions of fans of the Japanese car concern. Both models deserve great attention, let's dwell on the “all-terrain vehicle”, whose impressive appearance leaves no one indifferent.
All the details of the new SUV have become a bit more, while the overall look has become more modern. The brightest detail was the front of the Lexus. The sharp inclination of the windshield with narrow racks, which pass into a very wide and impressive hood with a large number of raised ribs - all this is immediately evident in the new product.
The headlights are made in the form of "L", repeat the silhouette of a boomerang and resemble the look of a predatory beast. They include several LED lights. With the edge of the bumper located anti-fog. A new grille has taken almost the entire surface of the front of the car, made in the X-shaped style. All this and an impressive body kit gives the car greatness.
Moving further along the body, you can see smooth sidewalls, a wide roof and a large area covered with a stack, inserted into a chrome edging.The elegance gives the appearance of mirrors, repeating turn signals. For the convenience of passengers and the driver provides wide thresholds that also complement the entire appearance of the car.
Designers left the shape of the door unchanged, but the wheels on the wheels were slightly modified. And also added LED optics, giving the car a clear aggressive look.
As for the dimensions, they really have become a bit larger:
- Length - 5965 mm;
- Width - 1981 mm;
- Height - 1864 mm;
- Ground clearance - 226 mm.
What changed inside
Automobile concern Lexus has made changes in the interior of the car, making it even more comfortable and modern.
Every detail in the cabin is made at the highest level. You will find enough free space to quietly “fall apart” on the chairs, and the instrument panel is highlighted in turquoise.
But the center console deserves special attention, on top of which there is a 12.3 inch monitor with touch controls. From the bottom of the block, almost all the space was occupied by various buttons, of which there is a huge amount. Everything is displayed in a separate compartment.And in the middle are located round the clock, completing the elegant look of the cabin.
The gear shift panel looks very modern, it is wider than its predecessors. Designers have added to it the holders of glasses and cells for storing small items, so that the driver is as comfortable as possible for a long time to spend time behind the wheel.
Between the front seats is a small armrest. And in order to achieve maximum comfort for passengers in the back rows, the transmission tunnel was shortened.
All finishes are made of quality materials. The lining of genuine leather with elegant inserts of wood, aluminum - meet the highest requirements.
Built-in removable third-row seats, removing that trunk size increases to 1274 liters.
The developers included in the basic package all the options that were previously provided only in expensive models:
- The number of airbags has increased to 10;
- LED optics attract attention;
- Built-in rear sensors (front) parking;
- Climate control extends to four zones;
- Full set of driver and passenger safety systems;
- Added driver assistant in electronic form.
Thus, the new 2018 Lexus LX 570 will suit even the most demanding customer.
But not only the car changed its appearance, but also its technical characteristics were improved. For the Russian audience is planned to release one version of the engine that runs on gasoline 5.7 liters with 8 V-shaped cylinders. The power of the SUV will reach 383 hp, and the 8-range automatic acts as a transmission.
The car can accelerate to 100 km / h in just 7.2 seconds. The highest speed is 220 km / h. Gasoline consumption is planned to be average, namely: in the mixed mode of 15.7 liters, in the city - 18.1 liters. At the same time on the highway, the indicator of "gluttony" can be reduced to 13.1 liters.
The new Lexus copes well with snowdrifts, can force a ford, up to 70 cm deep. The maximum cross-country angle was 23 degrees.
Driving a new product will be very easy, as it is dynamic and maneuverable. At the same time, the total number of complete sets that will be available abroad reaches five. We hope that for Russia in the future they will become available, including the diesel version of the engine.
Car cost and sales start in Russia
Exit to mass production of the new Lexus LX 570 is planned for the beginning of 2018. The price for the simplest basic equipment will be 5 million rubles. At the same time the car in the maximum configuration will cost 6.2 million rubles.
For such immodest amounts the following functions will be available:
- The third row of seats;
- Folding front with electric;
- For rear row passengers, 10-inch headrest monitors;
- All-round camera;
- The total number of airbags - 12 pieces.
We will follow the news of the release of the car and its configurations.