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The new four-seat coupe Lexus LC500 became available in Russia

Lexus LC500. Photo: Lexus

Manufacturers of premium cars became more active in Russia in the beginning of spring. So, Land Rover and Porsche announced their novelties for Russia yesterday, and today first details appeared about new Lexus flagship – four-seat coupe Lexus LC500.

The world premiere of the car took place at Motor show in Detroit in January 2016. Model inherited the ambitious design of concept LF-LC and become one of the most powerful and sophisticated car in brand’s model range. The LC500 is powered by petrol 5.0 (477hp) engine paired with an innovative 10-speed automatic transmission.

Lexus LC500 interior. Photo: Lexus
Lexus LC500 interior. Photo: Lexus

The car has a fresh and original exterior that, according to the manufacture, marked the beginning of a new design philosophy of the brand. The interior is not behind the new body, it surrounds driver and passengers with luxury, bringing them into the world of Lexus technology. The control panel is designed similar to supercar Lexus LFA. 8-inch color multifunction display on the instrument panel provides clear and easy perception of the information. 7-inch color projection display on the windshield allows you to read all the basic information, without looking away from the road. In addition, LC500 is equipped with a rich set of safety systems. Furthermore, the coupe received ERA-GLONASS system of emergency call, as it is required by new Russian standards.

The car is already available for pre-order in Russia in 7 body colors and in a wealth Sport+ trim. Price – 7’886’000 RUR.

Source: Lexus Russia