The official premiere of the novelty will take place at the motor show in Detroit in January 2017.
Lexus started the final tests of the new LS generation. For the first time photosporn managed to capture the optics of the production version of the car. The official premiere of the car will take place at the motor show in Detroit in January 2017. The production model will be launched in the middle of next year. Sale LS expected to begin in may next year.
The design of the machine will repeat the concept LF-FC, which was presented at the motor show in Tokyo last year. The car will be built on a completely new rear-drive architecture of the GA-L, which was first used on the model LC. More expensive version of the LS will receive system of a full drive. In addition, the machine can receive a modification with an extended wheelbase.
Sedan will be equipped with 5.0-litre petrol V8 engine capacity of more than 500 horsepower. Also customers will be offered a hybrid version of the news. In the structure of the power plant will include a 3.5-liter V6 unit.
Later Lexus LS will get a version running on hydrogen fuel cells. According to Autocar, such a modification the novelty will appear on sale in 2019. It is expected that the car will borrow a number of technologies from hydrogen sedan Toyota Mirai.
The novelty will be focused on the use in large cities, where it is expected to stricter environmental requirements. Among them are London, Los Angeles, Paris and Tokyo.
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