The new LS 500h, the highest version of the range.
The division’s premium Toyota has confirmed the presentation in Geneva of the hybrid version of the new sedan LS, the Lexus LS 500h, which is converted in the highest version and banner of the renewed range LS.
Thanks to the details revealed by the brand, confirmed the rumors before and the new LS 500h will feature the same engine found in the sporty LC 500h, a gasoline engine V6 of 3.5 liters and twin-turbo, which delivers 299 HP. This is combined with a small electric motor of 60 HP, so that the total power is of 359 HP.
The brand has not revealed even if the performance of this propeller group assembled in the new LS 500h, but will wait a few similar figures. This will be the largest version of the range and therefore, the flagship hatchback of the brand.
New generation of the range LS.
The new Lexus LS was introduced at the last Detroit motor show, which was held the past month of January. This new generation has an image much more dynamic, unbecoming of a saloon of these features. The mimo who have placed their creators in the design of its lines is palpable, taking as a basis the design language of the firm, the fifth generation of the LS has a body that draws its silhouette to base of folds sculpted, and not marked.
behind is trimmed, and the C-pillar stretches to the rear, to promote the dynamic image of the sedan, which looks very sharp in all its perspectives.
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