2017 Lexus LS Release Date, Price
Lexus LS has been redesigned and it is coming as the 2017 version. LS was the flagship Sedan ever since it has been introduced by 2007. In the year 2013, the car received a major update. The new generation model is going to be something even bigger and better. Speculators say that it is going to be different from its previous generation vehicles.
2017 Lexus LS – Design Modifications
This new generation 2017 Lexus LS is going to target the sportier market segment and that means we might see a 4-door coupe for 2017 Lexus LS. The inspiration for the looks of LS are going to be taken from Jaguar XJ and Porsche Panamera. It is heard that there is going to be head to head competition between Lexus LS and Mercedes S. So what’s going to be new? Expectations are that a brand new grille will be added having the Lexus signature. The lights and bumpers will be redesigned too. LED will be used for the lights. It is going to have a totally new architectural platform. Furthermore, for reducing the weight, carbon fiber and similar other light materials have been used. The fuel economy of the car is going to be better as well. The luxury and comfort will be found at its peak. The car is going to get a new platform that will help in offering better handling and performance. A new designed language will be followed from both inside and outside.
The redesigning is done in such a way that a brand new Sports Aura will be shown. High quality leather is being used for the seats and the dashboard for the 2017 LS is going to be new too. There is going to be plenty of headroom and the technological features in the car are going to make the ride even smoother.
2017 Lexus LS – Engine Details
Moving on to the powertrain, the 2017 Lexus LS is going to be powerful. The engine used is equally impressive as the car. It is going to be equipped with the V8 5 liter engine which was there in 2015 RC F. It is also expected that the engine will come in hybrid technology and it will be fuel-efficient and it is going to be powerful as well. There will be 2 engines provided for the car. The horsepower for the engine is 450 and the torque is going to be 383 pound feet. This is going to be something ultra-modern and sportier. The hybrid version will be V6 and it is going to be capable of producing 600 hp. The car will come in both RWD and AWD system.
2017 Lexus LS – Price and Release Date
One thing is for certain that the new 2017 Lexus LS is going to be bigger and better. It is going to steal the hearts of many people. The expected release date is unknown but it is said that the car will be available by the end of 2016. The expected price is still unknown.