The 2017 All-New Lexus LC 500 is claimed as a luxury sedan with the best handling level ever produced. All-new Lexus LC 500 has an advantage in its chassis parts so as to give a slick performance when paired with a 5.0-liter V8 engine 10-speed transmission. The ability of the combination is claimed to beat the performance of the LFA V10 supercar limited edition.
Lexus claims that this luxury sedan is 60 percent more comfortable when cornering compared with the Lexus GS. The 2017 All-New Lexus LC 500 under development LFA Development Program. Naturally, if incorporate lightweight materials such as carbon fiber. The result is the weight of the car will be lighter and stronger.
Meanwhile, Lexus has divided the weight of the car to have a ratio of 52 percent in front and 48 percent at the rear. As for the type of hybrid, has a weight ratio of 51 percent in front and 49 percent at the rear.
“The ability of LC 500 has been perfect with the help of Akio Toyoda, who was Chief Branding Officer and Master Driver of Lexus International. Toyoda has a major role during this crucial stage in the product development process so that we can produce a luxury sedan with amazing capabilities, “said Koji Sato, Global Chief Engineer Lexus.
Machines of the LC 500 and LC 500h reinforced with GA-L platform (Global Architecture for Luxury Vehicles) stored rear-wheel-drive technology that makes this car will be very convenient to use. In the LC 500h equipped with Lexus Hybrid Multistage System (MSHS) in order to maximize the ability of hybrid cars.
The MSHS serves a gasoline engine 3.5-liter V6, electric motor and lithium-ion batteries. In this hybrid model will use matic four-speed transmission.
By using MSHS, this hybrid sedan has a high level of efficiency without compromising driving pleasure. In the manufacturing process, Lexus puts the characters ‘fun car to drive,’ where consumers will get to experience the driving fun along with the 2017 All-new Lexus LC 500 and LC 500h.
According to the plan, the all-new Lexus LC 500 and LC 500h will be introduced and marketed in Australia from the first half of 2017.