Presently the 471-hp Lexus LC500 is the brand’s high-performance flagship. However we’ve found out that Lexus is preparing more. Set to make its debut at the 2017 Tokyo Auto Show in October is an ultra-high-performance LC F that will include a brand-new twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8 creating powerful 600 horse power.
As per a report, this high-performance powerplant is in component two 8AR-type 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engines collaborated at 90 degrees. The twin-turbo 4.0-liter V-8 likewise will find its course into the GS F– 550 horse power– but for the LC F it will be show up to 600 horsepower, with 470 lb-ft of torque. As with the LC500, the F will use the automaker’s 10-speed automatic transmission.
The LC F’s bespoke body kit will include hood vents, duct for brake cooling, a set rear wing, and an aggressive front splitter in addition to side and rear air vents. A set of 20-inch wheels covered in high-performance rubber will keep the LC F adhered to the roadway, while six-piston brake calipers will squeeze the rotors to scrub off speed. We’ll discover more about the structure on this ultimate Lexus this fall.
While the pricing of LC500 will begin at $93,000, the Lexus LC F shall almost double that figure. Sound costly? Guess it’s a deal next to the $350,000 Lexus requested for the LFA.