2017 Lexus LC 500 Confirmed for Australia

2017 Lexus LC 500 Confirmed for Australia

New 351kW quad-cam V8 Lexus LC 500 coming to Australia.

2017 Lexus LC 500 Confirmed for Australia
2017 Lexus LC 500 Confirmed for Australia – the Lexus LC 500 will feature a new 10-speed auto transmission.

The rebirth of Lexus as a more performance-orientated brand continues with confirmation just coming in that the just unveiled 2017 LC 500 will be available in Australia.

The 2017 Lexus LC 500 was shown for the first time overtime at the Detroit Auto Show and packs quite a punch! The quad-cam 5.0 litre V8 engine under the bonnet giving the coupe 351kW and 530Nm.

The new Lexus LC 500 will feature the same V8 engine as found in the RC F and GS F.

Lexus Australia boss, Peter McGregor, was quick to confirm the performance model would definitely be available here.

“The LC 500 epitomises the new spirit of Lexus and will act as a lighthouse model for our expanding range.”

While in launching the new model, Lexus branding boss, Akio Toyoda, says the LC 500 is all about changing perceptions of the Lexus brand.

” This flagship luxury coupe’s proportions, stunning design and performance make a strong statement about our brands’ emotional direction, and will grow the Lexus luxury appeal globally.”

We will keep you updated with full Australian availability, pricing and specification information when confirmed by Lexus Australia.

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Kate has always had an interest in writing and cars and now as a key member of the Behind the Wheel website team she gets to spend her days consumed by both.Aside from being a contributor and an editor at Behind the Wheel, Kate enjoys driving her Lancer EVO and walking her beloved dog, Max!

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