The 2017 Lexus LX 570 is a brand synonymous with luxury and excellence. For years we have expected nothing but the best when it comes to vehicles manufactured under the Lexus brand name. When the lineup for the coming year was disclosed to the public, we were pleasantly surprised to see an upgrade on the Lexus LX series, namely the LX 570. Hence, it is safe to say that the LX 570 is sure to surprise us, but to understand it fully; we must delve deeper into the specifications of the SUV.
2017 Lexus LX 570 – Interior and Exterior:
The latest model of the Lexus LX has been revamped and redesigned specifically to entice consumers. The sumptuous interior, to say the least, is a nothing less than a work of art. The cabin is equipped with a 19 speaker Mark Levinson audio system, which alone costs $2350. This provides premium sound quality. In addition to this, there is also the option of premium leather covers for the seats, which can be easily adjusted according to your preferences. The third and second rows of the seats are both power folding and power adjusting.
Moreover, users have the choice of four trim wheels made of real wood. As far as entertainment is concerned, the dashboard comes with a 12.5 inches touchscreen, and there is also the availability of Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity. The crossover vehicle also comes fully equipped with a 360 degrees camera, navigation and cruise control for safety. Safety, as always, is of paramount concern; hence the vehicle has been installed with driver assisting technology and automatic emergency brakes. Lastly, the SUV comes with a dual screen DVD system.
The exterior of the SUV has also undergone severe revision from the front and rear. The most prominent feature is the addition of the famous Lexus Spindle Grille.
2017 Lexus LX 570 – Engine Specs:
The crossover comes with an eight-speed transmission, and the engine type is the DOHC 32 valve V8. This is accompanied by an aluminum block and head, with port fuel injections. The SUV has both an auto mode and a manual mode. The 5.7-liter engine produces a 383 hp and a torque of approximately 403-pound feet.
The aim of the LX series is to be fuel efficient. According to figures provided by test runs, the fuel economy while in the city is 13 mpg. However, if you are traveling on the highway, the fuel economy is 18 mpg. It must be noted that the average observed fuel economy is 15 mpg. Furthermore, officials from the Lexus company say that the 2017 Lexus LX 570 is capable of achieving a speed of 60 mph in just a mere time span of 7.2 seconds. Top speed of the car is 113 mph.
2017 Lexus LX 570 – Dimensions:
|Passenger Volume||143 cu ft.|
|Cargo Volume||9 cu ft|
|Curb Weight||6206 lb. ft|
2017 Lexus LX 570 – Pricing and Release Date:
The price of the 2017 Lexus LX 570 is speculated to be approximate $90,000, inclusive of additional charges. The release date has yet not been revealed to the general public, but it is expected to be made available in the market around the last quarter of 2016.
All in all, the latest model of the Lexus LX seems promising and is sure to give its rivals – Mercedes-Benz G-class, Lincoln Navigator, and Cadillac Escalade – a tough time in the market. However, all readers are advised to bear in mind that you should do in-depth and exhaustive research before purchasing anything. Do not let costs put you off; you should spend money on something that will still prove beneficial in the coming times.