Lexus brought in the new LC500H Luxury Coupe. The coupe now comes equipped with a slew of high-end upgrades. The new Lexus LC 500h also benefits from distinct enhancements to further up its lifestyle quotient.
The new Lexus LC 500h is a 4-seater Luxury Coupe. Priced at INR 2.3 crore in India, it defines luxury. In this new article, we will find out the upgrades in the Lexus flagship LC 500h.
Notable Upgrades In The Lexus LC 500h
First is the Instrument Panel/ Display shape. This time, Lexus is using a 12.3-inch-wide touch-screen display (21CY multimedia). And the display position has been moved 86 mm toward the rear of the vehicle to allow natural touchscreen operation.
Then we have the centre console switch layout. The switches are now arranged in a longitudinal layout, enhancing usability. The passenger side ornamentation panel has also been unified with the instrument panel upholstery. Thus, emphasising the horizontal design theme.
2023 Lexus LC 500h: Mechanical Highlights
The Lexus LC 500h uses a 3.5-litre V6 naturally-aspirated engine. This motor works in conjunction with a two-motor-generator hybrid system. The V6 motor makes 295 BHP of maximum power at 6,600rpm. Meanwhile, the combined torque and power figures stand at 347Nm and 354bhp. On offer is a 10-speed hybrid automatic gearbox that sends power to its rear wheel.
2023 Lexus LC 500h: Key Safety Features
Talking of the safety features, the new Lexus LC 500h gets it all. The SUV comes equipped with 8 sensor-controlled SRS airbags, run-flat tyres, an LED cornering lamp, and a pop-up engine hood system for pedestrian protection.
2023 Lexus LC 500h: Exterior Styling
Up front, the LC 500h Coupe massive spindle grille makes an instant impact. Furthermore, the compact LED headlamps, arrowhead running lights, and L-shaped tail lights with 80 LEDs on either side, add up to the style. The vehicle also features a carbon roof and flush door handles. Riding on 21-inch forged alloy wheels with a glossy black finish and metallic accents, the LC500h is a style statement. Now, the Lexus LC 500h is available in a total of two exterior colour options. These are namely, Ultrasonic Blue Mica 2.0 and Copper Crest.
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