Officially released a new generation of LX models. The new car will be built on the Toyota TNGA-F platform, continue the non-carrying body form, and adopt new powertrain equipment and a new naming method.
Appearance: familiar taste
Although we are all aware of the inextricable relationship between Lexus LX ( parameters | inquiry ) and Land Cruiser, the LX of the past has maintained its style as a "Lexus". Coming to the new generation, the new car has become wider and thicker as a whole. The spun-cone grille with a huge front face is particularly recognizable. The convex silver horizontal grille makes the front face fuller and becomes the vision of the entire front. center.
On both sides of the grille, regular headlights and dark air intake grille fill the remaining part of the front face. The new headlights are still composed of broken-line LED daytime running lights and three LED light sources. Lexus" flagship sedan LS and MPV flagship LM have kept pace. In addition, the front engine compartment cover with grooves is no stranger, adding to the overall sense of strength.
On the side of the car body, it is not difficult for us to continue to see the shadow of the LC300 on the new Lexus LX. The convex front and rear wheel eyebrows not only widen the lateral width of the vehicle but also visually build a sense of muscle on the side of the car body together with the full door panel.
Coming to the rear of the car, we saw the through-type taillights appearing on the trailer. The overall shape is similar to the models recently released by Lexus, and it is the latest family design. And below, we see that the new car adopts the brand new naming tail of "LX600", which we will talk about later in the power section.
Interior: four-seater version available
Coming into the car, Lexus once again proved their disdain for the "inward scrolling" of the current large screens of the car. Despite having three screens, the proper retention of physical buttons still shows Lexus" sense of luxury. "The classic understanding and restraint.
But this does not mean that the new Lexus LX is behind the times in terms of technological configuration and intelligence. The center console of the new car still adopts the Tazuna Concept (rein) design concept. Most of the functions are integrated in the 12.3-inch floating center control screen at the top of the center console. It supports voice control and Apple CarPlay/Android Auto phones. Functions such as interconnection, remote OTA, in-vehicle WiFi, and Internet browsing. The vehicle start button is set on the side of the central control screen and is equipped with fingerprint recognition technology for the first time.
In the area surrounded by the silver trim below, detailed basic vehicle information (including accelerator/brake, four-wheel-drive status, vehicle tilt angle, road conditions, etc.) and air conditioning display is integrated into the 7-inch touch screen. The adjustment method still retains the physical buttons, which greatly guarantees the convenience of function adjustment of the new car under extreme off-road conditions.
In front of the driver, the new car still provides LCD instrumentation and HUD head-up display, and other equipment. At the same time, this generation of Lexus LX has also been upgraded in terms of active safety assistance. The new car is equipped with "Lexus Safety System+", which can achieve better front collision prevention, pedestrian monitoring, and change by improving the performance of monocular cameras and millimeter-wave radars. Features such as lane assist, low-speed acceleration suppression, full-speed domain follow-up assistance, road sign detection, driver error response, Lane Tracing Assist, and lane-keeping.
Perhaps Lexus finally realized that some customers never let their vehicles drive off the asphalt after purchasing the LX. Therefore, the renewed Lexus LX provides a four-seater version for the first time. Get on the yacht". It can be seen that the four-seater version of the model adopts a through-type armrest in the center of the rear row. The air-conditioning and seat adjustment of the rear partition are integrated into a separate display. At the same time, the seats are also used in a more luxurious version. Like the Lexus LS, the "boss seat" needs to be achieved by "bullying" the co-pilot-move the co-pilot seat forward and back, and the passengers on the right side of the second row can get a large seating space with the leg drag.
Of course, the traditional 7-seater version will also continue to be offered on the new LX, and passengers in the second row can still get a rear entertainment system with a large screen. At the same time, the new car still provides a variety of colors of interior leather and wood grain veneers to choose from.
Power: new 3.5T engine / non-carrying body / four-wheel drive system
In terms of power, the newly added Lexus LX600 model will be equipped with Toyota"s new V35A-FTS 3.5T V6 twin-turbocharged engine, with a maximum power of 415 horsepower, peak torque of 650 Nm, and a 10-speed automatic transmission. Thanks to the use of the TNGA-F platform, the new Lexus LX model has lost nearly 200kg in weight.
LX600 forged wheels 22-24 inches