At last year’s Tokyo Motor Show, Lexus introduced the audience 2016 Lexus LF-FC concept and announced to him what the audience can expect from the biggest and most expensive model of the company. Here we will introduce you to some basic characteristics of this model while we are familiar with the details of such a thing when the time comes.
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2016 Lexus LF-FC concept design
This means that the LF-FC largely represents the future LS, which is the car that was unveiled this legendary Japanese manufacturer. Introduced in 1989, the LS is the first Lexus and quickly gained the trust of customers thanks to its high quality. For this reason, the LS is a very important model for Lexus, and therefore every new model has received substantial attention.
This concept of powering hydrogen fuel cells, two electric motors and drive to all four wheels, and there is a system for autonomous driving. One of the electric motor drives the rear wheels and then sends power to the front to give the same amount of power to all four wheels. In this way, the LF-FC is a dynamic drive and offers high stability when cornering, regardless of weather conditions.
From the design, the LF-FC provides a distinctive Lexus design and we can already guess how it will look. The roof is slightly more aerodynamic than the current model, which tells us that the Japanese automaker may be planning to offer a four-door coupe to compete with the popular Germans. The front of the car is characterized by distinctive large grille, and Lexus says its purpose is not only design, but also easier access to free air for better performance.
The interior is significantly higher than the standard model and is characterized by modern technology. It is hard to expect that we will see all the details in serial production, but Lexus says that the audience will be very surprised when the production model debuts.
LF-FC also provides equal weight distribution thanks to the system of hydrogen fuel cells, located in the rear of the car. It is not known who exactly will the details of this system go into series production, but is expected to re-LS is powered by a 5.0L V8 engine with 465 hp. The offer should find the same engine in the hybrid version, which would power jumped to 535 hp.
2016 Lexus LF-FC Release date
That could happen as early as next year on some of the larger car dealership in America and Lexus would pick this location most because this market is the largest and most important for LS. In any case, in the class dominated by Mercedes S-Class, BMW 7 Series and Audi A8, Lexus LS could Onesimo real refreshment for customers who want to be different.