NEWS: brand new Lexus LS Range Unveiled
We love the Lexus LS range here at www.roadmagazine.co.uk: in which’s THE perfect limo. When we tested the LS600h (http://issuu.com/roadonlinemagazine/docs/road_15), we found in which lacking nothing along with nigh-on-perfect. nevertheless Lexus obviously thought their flagship style could be improved upon upon, amazingly – as they have just revealed a brand brand new LS range, starting coming from £71,995 along with including world-first technologies – like their digital ‘climate concierge’ system (monitoring facial temperatures of the driver along with passengers!). Luxury can be all from the details folks!
There’s also a brand brand new F Sport style available for once (pictured), a re-introduction of the LS 460 petrol style following requests coming from customers along with there will be three products from the range: LS 460 Luxury, LS 460 F Sport along which has a full hybrid, 5.0-litre V8 with 439bhp LS 600h L Premier, costing £99,495. The LS can be available to order right now, with customer deliveries coming from January 2013.
Lexus say: “True to Lexus tradition, the cost tag includes a high specification in which can be rich in advanced ‘world-first’ technology along with luxury features, combined with precision fit along with finish along with attention to detail. For the first time, the LS range includes an F Sport style, combining sporting external surfaces along with Indoor design elements with numerous dynamic enhancements.”
The LS 460 also makes a welcome return, in two trims, Luxury along with F Sport along with can be powered by a 382bhp (285kW) 4.6-litre V8 Dual VVT-i petrol engine. The Luxury can be equipped with 18-inch alloy wheels, automatic bi-xenon headlamps, along with LED daytime running lights. Cabin comfort can be assured with leather upholstery, four zone climate control featuring nanoe technology, along with air conditioned electrically adjustable front seats (16-way for driver along with 14-way for front passengers). The Indoor can be lit by the planet’s first Dynamic Illumination System with soft white Indoor lamps along which has a dynamic instrument panel lighting in which moves along with modifications in intensity in line with vehicle start-up along with switch-off. On-board entertainment can be provided by a 19-speaker Mark Levinson audio system with DVD player, DAB tuner, Bluetooth along with USB/Aux ports. Satellite Navigation along with on-board entertainment information can be presented on a 12.3-inch central display – the largest on the market today. Meanwhile, the LS 460 F Sport builds on the Luxury specification with 19-inch F Sport alloys, Brembo brakes, a lateral damping system, a Torsen limited slip differential, along with suspension modifications. The external surfaces look of the automobile can be augmented with F Sport design elements, including a more aggressive front spindle grille along with sports styled bumpers. The Indoor carries a sportier look too, which has a dark cabin finish, perforated leather seats along with steering wheel; Lexus scuff plates, aluminium pedals, along with an aluminium effect finish on the dashboard.
There will be a range of options, to go with the well-specced LS range, including: Night view system, which captures images of the night time field of view using a near-infra red camera along with displays the night vision images on the 12.3-inch central display, as well as metallic or mica paint, in a range of eight external surfaces colours from the LS Luxury along with Premier along with seven from the F Sport range (which will have black upholstery as standard, nevertheless can be specified with Sport White). F Sport products will also feature aluminium dashboard inserts as standard, regardless of Indoor upholstery.
brand new LS prices
|LS 460 Luxury||£71,995|
|LS 460 F Sport||£74,495|
|LS 600h L Premier||£99,495|
|Night view system||£1,515|