2018 Lexus LC 500 News, Rumors, Specs
2018 Lexus LC 500 will arrive in the marketplace as grand tourer. This new sports car will get some touches in all aspect that makes this car more aggressive and masculine than the other vehicles. Besides that, the manufacturer plans to enhance the quality performance on the road.
In the stiff competition, 2018 LC 500 will compete with the strong rivals such as Mercedes S550 4MATIC and Porsche 911 Turbo. The car will be the best selling in the marketplace due to the car offers more comfortable and enjoyable with modern features inside.
2018 Lexus LC 500 Exterior
In this segment, the visual appearance of new Lexus LC 500 has perfect design. Besides that, it will be more attractive and sporty look. The front end will get new refreshment. Compared with the previous model, the hood of 2018 Lexus LC 500 is lower. The front grille is not only vast but also recognizable using a 3D mesh style. There will be similarity between the LF-LC concept with the LC 500 in headlights. The car supported with new LED technology to complete the taillights and headlights, so it enhance the better visibility during driving. At the sides, there will be new alloy wheels in 20-inch or 21-inch. For better grip on the road, the wheels will be fitted with superb tires. There are available two small air intakes to support the front bumper. Dimension of new LC 500 is enhanced to be 187 inches in length and 113 inches in wheelbase, so the car has comfortable inside and huge.
2018 Lexus LC 500 Interior
Talk about the cabin of new LC 500 will come out with luxurious design. Overall cabin made by the Alcantara. Besides that, the material also cover the steering wheel, dashboard, center console, and all seats. There is available a single gauge in the center to complete the instrument cluster. It is useful as a tachometer. On the center console, the user is able to notice and sports shifter. More space inside is able to provide more comfortable in driving. 2018 Lexus LC 500 also supported with Pioneer premium audio system, cruise control, new software system, and others. There are also available safety features such as seatbelts, airbags, automatic high-beam assist, lane keep assist, traction control, and a pre-collision system.
2018 Lexus LC 500 Engine
As a future car, 2018 Lexus LC 500 will be developed using powerful unit. The engine will offer capacity of a 5.0 liter V8 unit. It has capability to produce high outputs around 467 horsepower and 389 pounds feet of torque. Then, the single engine will be coupled with a 10-speed automatic gearbox. The power of engine will be sent to rear wheels drive. As the result, the latest Lexus LC 500 will reach great acceleration from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.5 seconds. Unfortunately, the there is no information about the maximum speed. Besides that, to provide aggressive noise of the unit engine, the latest Lexus LC 500 will be completed with an active exhaust system. Compared with the previous model, the fuel consumption of this new car will be more efficient.
2018 Lexus LC 500 Release Date and Price
In the beginning of 2017, the 2018 Lexus LC 500 will arrive at the Detroit Auto Show. The base price depends on the trim level. For the base model, the latest Lexus LC 500 will go around $100,000. Next, the top trim will be approximately $150,000.