2017 Lexus LS Redesign

By | January 21, 2015

2017 Lexus LS is a luxury sedan that will introduce a new generation of models based on hydrogen as fuel. First time is launched in 1989 year and since then it has gone through four generations. Toyota is very advanced in the development of green technology and hybrid propulsion systems, that has decided to apply in this model. The front of the car is completely changed: the sharp corners, LED lights, front grille and other elements. The rest of the car has a milder lines and recognizable elements. Interior The interior will get new functions and new styling cues which will affect the increased level of comfort. On the American market is growing demand for this type of drive, so expect good sales of the new LS models. Number of station to hydrogen is expanding so in the near future, we expect the full transition to this type of fuel.

2017 Lexus LS-front view

2017 Lexus LS Hydrogen

2017 Lexus LS will power the unit on a clean hydrogen which will produce 152 horsepower and 246 lb-ft of torque. This concept is taken from Toyota Mirai models. The second type will be a combination of 3.5-liter V6 and aggregates the hydrogen that would be a very powerful hybrid system. Power will be transmitted via the automatic transmission to the rear wheels or optional on the four wheel. Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph is achieved in only 6 seconds, while is the top speed limited to 130 mph. For housing a large tank of hydrogen, has been discussed several options, one of them is larger wheelbase. Other technical details will be announced later.

2017 Lexus LS-rear view

2017 Lexus LS Comfort

2017 Lexus LS brings a stylish exterior design and a high level of comfort. The seats are made of high quality materials and have the possibility of ventilation, heating and other options. Leather, wood, aluminum and ambient lighting make excellent harmony inside the cabin. Entertainment system allows you to view multimedia content, and availability of the screen on the seat with the audio system. At the center console will be available devices with the latest technology such as: digital navigation, automatic climate control, Bluetooth and other wireless connections. Safety package is upgraded with an automated system for parking and cruising, backup camera and other systems. Direct competitors are: Audi A7 and Mercedes-Benz S550 Plug-in. The price of the current model is around $ 85,000 and the addition of hydrogen fuel cells will only increase costs.

2017 Lexus LS-interior

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