2017 Lexus LC 500 Specs, Review, Concept and Performance
Lexus has recently revealed the next new automobile it will add to its already spectacular collection; the 2017 Lexus LC 500. The automobile creating all the excitement is the 2017 Lexus LC500, carrying the exotic curves and athletic aerodynamic proportions first seen on the unique Lexus LF-LC concept that was hit at the 2012 Chicago Auto Show. This coupe offers driving enthusiasts incredible performance options for an exciting drive, inside amenities that will provide ultimate comfort, entertainment and advanced safety systems. 2017 Lexus LC 500 specs review concept performance.
2017 Lexus LC 500 Exterior and Interior
The first thing we notice is the luxurious exterior look. At the front, the Lexus LC 500 2017 features the large signature Lexus grille which has 3D mesh design. The headlights franking the grille are more dramatic compared to those of the concept. Just below these headlights are vertical LED running lights. Below the running lights are two air-vents that add to the automobile’s excellent aerodynamics on the sides, the fenders stretch high on the body touching the A-pillars. There’s also a soft body line that stretches from the side of the doors to the rear end just above the rear wheel arches. The automobile also includes a sloping roofline that touches the elevated trunk lid. Still at the back, the automobile features multi-layered taillights with L motif, a quite plain-looking diffuser and twin, dual exhaust outlets which characteristic rectangular chrome surround.
Interior, Lexus engineers strived for combining the feeling of a cockpit and elegance. In the 2017 Lexus LC 500, a highly-functional touchscreen display and dial replace the Remote Touch Controller found in Lexus models of years past. The LC may also debut the new 2017 Lexus Multimedia package that features faster, more flexible software and cleaner graphical interface. A new premium Pioneer audio system comes standard and Pioneer’s engineers worked with Lexus to make sure a cabin design that captures and enhances sound performance. The audio package will also be upgraded to the Mark Levinson system for the main audiophiles out there. 2017 Lexus LC 500 exterior and interior.
LC 500 Lexus 2017 Engine Specs
Under the hood of 2017 Lexus LC 500, the all-new ten-speed automatic transmission is the first of its kind in a luxury car. A 467-hp, 5.0 liter, V-8, with 389-pounds-feet of torque propels the LC 500 to a respectable 0 – 60 mph time of just 4.5-seconds. All the while, the computer-designed transmission instantly calibrates acceleration, braking and lateral g-forces and then automatically selects the right gear. The LC 500 rolls down the road smoothly and comes standard with run-flat tires. Even the suspension was designed with light-weight aluminum and the doors are made of carbon fiber to lighten the load and enhance nimble handling. LC 500 Lexus 2017 engine specs.
2017 Lexus LC 500 Release Date and Price
The exact release date isn’t yet known. The 2017 Lexus LC 500 will most likely be released in 2017. The estimated price will be around $100,000. 2017 Lexus LC 500 release date and price.