The Lexus LX is the most expensive and largest full size luxury Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) from the house of Toyota under the luxury brand of Lexus. The brand name LX stands for Luxury Crossover. Heavily inspired from the design of the Toyota Land Cruiser, the first generation Lexus LX was produced in November 1995 and released in January 1996. The Lexus LX 570 debuted at the New York International Auto Show in April 2007 as the 2008 model, it being the third generation version of the LX series.In 2012, new designs on the grille, bumpers, headlamps and wheels were added for the 2013 model. In August 2015, an all-new interior and major changes in the exterior were unveiled at the US Pebble Beach. The 2017 Lexus LX 570 is expected to come out with some significant changes and improvements in design, mostly in the exterior visuals and some key features like security and functionality are also expected to be redesigned and/or improved.
Let’s Check the 2017 Lexus LX 570: Inside and Out
The 2017 Lexus LX 570 is expected by the auto industry and consumers to spring a few surprises in its redesign. Moving away from the basic inspiration of the Toyota Land Cruiser, the car is expected to be launched with a newly designed spindle grille and a new bumper bar. It is also expected that angular sliver fog lamps will be used to take the place of the old large and wide lamps. The head and tail lights are expected to boast a sleeker design and more visible haunches and fenders are expected to make the 2017 lexus lx 570 look bolder. A host of safety features like are expected to be part of the new unveiling. These include lane departure alert which helps the driver to maintain the car inside the white and yellow lines, pre-collision auto braking which helps the driver to avoid accidents, auto high-beams which is very useful for driving in the night as it provides nighttime visibility and adaptive cruise control radar system which automatically adjusts speed of the car and maintains a safe distance from other vehicles ahead. The interiors of the SUV will come with the expected luxury finest quality leather 8 seats with features like GPS, a fine wooden three spoke steering wheel, a panoramic camera for easy parking assist and power controlled seat movements.
2017 Lexus LX 570 – Powerful Engine and Performance
The 2017 Lexus LX 570 is driven by the 5.7 liter V8 engine that churns out a strong 383 horsepower at 5,600 rotations per minute and produces 403 lb-ft of torque at 3,600 rotations per minute. This allows the lexus lx 570 the potential to carry or tow a combined weight of up to 7,000 pounds. The 2017 Lexus LX 570 is estimated to provide a fuel economy rate of between 13-18 miles per gallon of gas depending on whether one is driving in the city or out on the highway.
2017 Lexus LX 570 – Expected MSRP and Availability
The 2017 Lexus LX 570 is expected to come out sometime next year in 2017, with more details to be available in the near future. It is expected to have a price under $90,000. However, if one adds the additional features like a required luxury package ($1,190), the Mark Levinson sound system ($2,350), a rear-seat entertainment system ($2,005) and other options, the price of the lexus lx570 can go up to $95,000 as well.