Lexus LX Review
Full-size sport utility vehicle (SUV) with luxurious touch, the new Lexus LX is built to make you explore the real world of adventures. This SUV innate all the capabilities to propose optimum performance in many strenuous conditions. The abbreviation LX stands for luxury crossover and it is entirely adapts the platform of Toyota land cruiser. After its inception in the year 1996, it has gone through lots of upgrades and its latest generation comes with a powerful engine paired with six-speed automatic transmission and 4 wheel drive. Its robust styling and dynamic aesthetics, body-on-frame truck platform make this car to perform off-road duties while it is also considered as one of the most sophisticated vehicles developed by Lexus.
Engine, Mileage & Variants
Whether you’re moving on the highway or any challenging road, the New Lexus LX gives you the confidence while exploring the real world of adventure in absolute luxury. The equipped 5.7-litre V8 engine is centrifugal of 362 hp of power at 5600 rpm with maximum torque of 530 Nm at 3200 rpm. Also, this engine is paired with 6-Speed Sequential-Shift Automatic with ECT accentuating the overall performance. With this engine, you can accelerate from standstill to 100 kmph in mere 7.8 seconds with the top speed of 220 kmph. When it comes to fuel economy, the car might disappoint a bit. Lexus LX delivers a mileage of 5.9 kmpl which might turn out to be a little hefty for your pocket.
Comprising a truck based design, the new Lexus LX offers scintillating styling cues with its striking appointments such as large front grille adorned with chrome surround. Adaptive headlights integrated with LED headlights and fog lamps at front proposes clear visibility of the road surface along with its elegant look. The aesthetic and meticulous craftsmanship is underlined on the chrome accents embellished on the door handles and exterior mirrors on sides while roof rails and rear spoiler gives it an masculine touch. From its every corner each of the insert is gracefully appointed to render the utmost appeal of this luxurious SUV. Its commanding presence reflects its well-proportioned measurements which stand at 5005mm x 1970mm x 1865mm (L x W x H) and the wheelbase remains as 2850 mm. With its 228 mm of ground clearance, this is considered as one of the versatile car by Lexus. The anchored 18 inch alloy with tire specification as 235/45 R18 enhances its performance on the road.
New Lexus LX is aggressive and tough on the outside, but it is luxuriously refined on the inside. When you step inside the cabin, all of the premium appointments allow you to discover the highest standards of hospitality with the comforts of home. Supple leather trim and affluent wood inserts complements the appeal of its interior designing, while heightening luxury persona of this SUV. The four-zone climate control system can be easily adjusted in order to create a perfect ambience for everyone on-board. 3.5-inch TFT Multi-information display equipped on the dash notifies the driver about every important information related with vehicle. Enabling you to experience the remarkable audio clarity in every corner, this car has got Mark Levinson® Reference Surround Sound System with 19 Speakers. To enjoy the world-class entertainment on the move, the new Lexus LX is equipped with a rear seat entertainment system which comes with a DVD player, two 9-inch VGA displays and an SD card slot.
Safety, Braking and Miscellaneous
Accessing the advanced driving simulator, the brand has blessed this SUV with such safety features that assist you in a superior way. The deployed multi-terrain anti-lock braking system delivers great response that suits various driving situations. Installed adaptive front-lighting system which monitors speed and front-wheel angle and then it pivots the headlamps to illuminate on upcoming turns making you see what lies ahead. To drift smoothly across roads, Vehicle stability control performs well with four wheel active traction control optimizing traction in any condition. The passive safety of the occupants is ensured with 10 airbag system while high rigid body with front and rear crumple zones and side impact door beams make you feel protected form all possible risks. Working in-coordination with anti-lock braking system, the appointed Electronic Brakeforce Distribution and brake assist stabilizes the vehicle in an effective manner.
A strong competitor in its class, this luxurious SUV by Lexus comprises comprehensive sophisticated interiors, crisp, quite and efficient engine. It is up-beat, it is classy and it is an amazing performer.