The Lexus cars are synonyms of luxury and power, and the new 2017 Lexus LX is no exception. This car was first produced in 1995 and has many loyal followers around the globe. It is based on the Toyota Land Cruiser, these models share many features, but the new 2017 edition comes with more warmer materials inside the cabin. The current car came out as the 2008 model, and the Japanese Automaker has high expectations of the new 2017 generation of model, which will hit the market in the near future.
2017 Lexus LX Redesign
The outer appearance of the new 2017 Lexus LX is elegant, very dominant and the car definitely owns unique charisma. As for the upgrades and new features, first of all, we must mention, a new design of the car’s front end. Up front, there is a new spindle grille, in my opinion, the most dominant detail of the exterior and it will also have a new bumpers and fog lights. The new 2017 model will have narrower LED headlights and new tail lights. We cannot forget a new D-pillar.
And now a few words about interior design of the new 2017 Lexus LX. The interior layout includes luxurious and spacious cabin, very comfortable seats and it can accommodate maximum of seven occupants. This cabin secures enough space for the heads and legs of all travelers and relaxing ride is guaranteed. Its cargo space is satisfactory. As for the infotainment and technology features, the new LX will have 19 speaker audio system and USB connectivity. Among others, we must also mention Bluetooth connectivity and satellite radio. Traveler’s safety is secured with the traction, cruise and stability control, GPS tracker, lane departure alert and the new 2017 model will have the auto-braking. Safety department also includes pre-collision system, auto-high beam and fire alarming device. Furthermore, this generation gets more airbags, stronger seatbelts and adaptive radar cruise control is also present.
2017 Lexus LX Engine
Under the bonnet, the new 2017 Lexus LX Engine will be powered by the 5.7 liter V8 hybrid engine. The total strength of the engine is 383 horsepower and 403 lb-ft of torque and this model is equipped with an ECT 6 speed automatic transmission. Estimated fuel economy in the city is 12 miles per gallon, on the highway is 17 miles per gallon and car’s top speed is 225 km/h on the city roads.
2017 Lexus LX Release Date and Price
The release date of the new 2017 Lexus LX is yet to be announced. On the other hand, if we listen experts from the industry, they are claiming that the new 2017 edition will be available in the course of this year (2016). The price of the current base model is around $83,000, and as for the new model, we can expect similar price tag.