Lexus, the luxury auto division of Toyota, the foremost auto manufacturer in Japan, is considered the third most admired luxury brand in the United States. It hopes that the LF 500 coupe will be amongst the most talked about innovative vehicles for the model year 2017. According to Lexus, the 2017 Lexus LC 500 Coupe, which is to be released for sale all over the world, is the daylight of a new age for the worldwide luxury brand.
The 2017 model LC 500 Coupe is the hottest example of the decision of Toyota to change Lexus into a more performance-focused brand with dramatic styling as it breaks from its standing for an ordinary design. The aggressively, influentially designed new LC 500 coupe has been enthused by the LF-LC Concept, which was revealed at the North American Intercontinental Auto Show.
2017 Lexus LC 500 on track
2017 Lexus LC 500 Changes, Exterior
According to Toyota, the parent company of Lexus, this new model coupe is their most important vehicle after the LS sedan from Lexus and they expect it could be on one among the attractive and performance-based vehicles in its lineup. The daring external styling starts with a snout that features a commanding understanding of the distinctive grille of Lexus. It is trimmed by chrome on three of its sides and a sweeping new 3-Dimensional mesh pattern that varies the appearance of the grille, according to the angle. The manufacturing model of the new LC 500 coupe shares several of the jagged, sporty design external elements with the concept sedan from which it is derived.
Unlike the expensive Lexus’s LFA super car, the automaker has used the application of carbon fiber only for its doors and roof. While the carbon fiber doors come as standard, the carbon fiber roof comes as an optional external feature. By using the carbon fiber, Lexus has achieved in bringing the overall body weight of its 2017 model coupe to a great extent. In turn, the performance of the coupe will be improved. Furthermore, the new LC 500 coupe will be constructed on an innovative GS platform, so buyers can expect the new vehicle with either a back-wheel drive system or with the four-wheel drive system.
Other visible and major external modifications done include, an aggressive front end, wider headlights that have been designed similar to those of the RC F version, alloy wheels that assume the looks of Bugatti Veyron, flush door handles and taillights that have been redesigned with the LED expertise.
2017 Lexus LC 500 Interior
The interior design is focused on both the cockpit and style, such that it assumes the same layout of a coupe. The cabin of the vehicle is designed to house four occupants in a comfortable way. The luxuriousness of the cabin is exposed by well-designed seats made from premium materials, which is further enhanced by covering these seats in high-quality leather.
Most of the new Lexus LC 500 2017 interior convenience is designed according to the preferences of the driver to offer an exciting and fun drive when driving the vehicle at higher speeds. The cabin is also designed with the latest model of infotainment system and the renowned Pioneer acoustic system. It also comes mounted with a leather-swathed steering wheel that assists the driver to have better control over the vehicle. The cabin of the vehicle is loaded with lots of standard and optional interior and safety features to offer better safety to both the occupants and the vehicle.
Lexus achieved in perking up the performance, by equipping it with a commanding naturally aspirated engine found in RC F and GS F vehicles. This 2017 Lexus LC 500 engine will be a V8 mill with the displacement of 5.0 liters to provide the new coupe with the greatest power of 467 HP and the essential torque output of 389 lbs for each foot. The performance is further enhanced by combining this engine with a 10-speed preprogrammed gearbox. Better acceleration is also achieved by the vehicle through this engine by making it to get the 60 mph velocity from the motionless status in less than 4.5 seconds.