Lexus India launched the flagship SUV, LX 570 at a sticker price of Rs 2.33 crore (Ex showroom). The design expression of the LX 570 SUV makes a stunning first impression by evoking the most powerful design concepts within the L-finesse language of luxury. Performance is heightened through superior off-road technology features from its powerful frame to the intuitive multi-terrain adjustment systems.
Speaking on this, N Raja, Chairman, Lexus India, said, “The performance and perfection of the 2018 LX embody the highest expression of Lexus engineering and design in an SUV and delivers for the Indian road in ways not previously seen. The addition of the LX 570 to our line-up in India offers our guests a striking vehicle with a commanding presence on the road, and exceptional ride quality to match. This is a car built for those who navigate life’s twists and turns with ease and authority.”
Exterior wise, the LX 570 SUV gets a impression through signature Lexus design elements such as the spindle grille and the Lexus L-shaped illumination of the triple LED headlights. On the inside, the mark of the Takumi is evident in the superior semi aniline leather interiors and the Shimamoku trim on the steering wheel. The spacious cabin of the LX 570 boasts of spirit of hospitality, or omotenashi along with silky white LED lighting and ambient illumination integrated in the doors. For the entertainment, the SUV gets a high-definition 11.6 inch liquid crystal AI (Artificial Intelligence) displays for rear seats with 19 speakers Mark Levinson reference surround sound system.
PB Venugopal, President, Lexus India, said, “The LX 570 brings a combination of power, performance and perfection that will make a head-turning impression on Indian roads. It’s built to tackle all the unpredictability of uneven terrains and to deliver the hallmarks of Lexus luxury. The 2018 LX delivers the power and dynamic presence of a 4WD with the technological innovations that deliver an exceptional drive.”
The new Lexus LX 570 draws its power from a 5.7-litre V8 engine that cranks out 362bhp of top power with 530Nm of peak torque. The powertrain comes paired with a a six-speed automatic transmission that send power to all wheels. The SUV can do 0 to 100kmph in just 7.5 seconds. It comes with multi-terrain Select adjusts multiple vehicle systems to negotiate a range of conditions and demanding off-road conditions are seamlessly managed by the 5-speed Crawl Control, which intelligently adjusts the torque and brakes on each wheel independently.