2017 Lexus LS Redesign, Release Date, Specs
The other sedan by Lexus is 2017 Lexus LS. As a new generation, the car will have new engine options under the hood. Besides that, the implementation of new ideas will make this car will be better than previous model. The latest Lexus LS will face with the best rivals such as Mercedes Benz S-class, Audi A8, BMW 7-Series and Jaguar XJ. Besides that, the company tries to give better performance and appearance for this car. As soon as possible, the 2017 Lexus LS will arrive in the automobile market around in the end of 2016.
2017 Lexus LS Exterior and Interior
Although the automaker has no confirmed the information officially, there are rumors mentions that the new design of the latest Lexus LS. The new model of this vehicle will be more aggressive than previous model. The manufacturer will give spindle grille design, new LED headlights, and new bumper for the 2017 Lexus LS. Besides that, the exterior side will use better materials and new features. The manufacturer also redesigns the interior side to be awesome. There will be available new features of technology system that can give more comfortable in driving. The latest Lexus LS will be completed with audio system, large center-mounted screen, satellite and HD radio, navigation, ventilated and heated front sitting row and much more. In addition, this vehicle offers standard Lexus’s Remote Touch system such as mouse-like controller manages audio, climate, navigation, and so on.
2017 Lexus LS Engine
The new Lexus LS will be available in two variants. There are LS 500 as base variant and LS 500h as the hybrid. The automaker offers new powertrains under the hood to give better performance. The base LS 500 will have a 5.0 liter V8 engine. It will deliver output of 465 horsepower. If compared with the current LS 460 that has 4.6 liter V8 engine, which put 385 horsepower and 367 pound-feet of torque, the engine of 2017 Lexus LS will be better. The current model will have 60 mph in just 5.4 seconds. Besides that, the hybrid petrol-electric hybrid LS 500h will be paired with V8 and electric motor. The engine is capable to generate output of 535 horsepower. The current model can deliver output of 438 horsepower and reach 60 mpg in just 5.5 seconds. However, the new model will deliver output almost 100 horsepower. However, the LS F model will get a 5.0 liter twin-turbocharged V8 engine. It can produce 600 horsepower.
2017 Lexus LS Release Date and Price
The current 2017 Lexus LS comes with a price of around $85000 for the fully equipped model. With technology like hydrogen added into the equation, the price could easily go over the 100k. The model is expected to go into production at the end of the 2016.