2019 Lexus LX 450 Offroad Test Drive
Let’s talk about the new Lexus LX 450 2019 model year, the presentation of which took place last year. The car has significantly changed in appearance, getting a more aggressive design, acquired a completely new interior and a lot of equipment that was not available before.
Outside, the new car acquired a completely redesigned front end with a different head optics, other bumpers and fog sections, as well as a large hourglass-style grille that added even more solidity and brutality to the SUV. Also, the car was ordered by 20-inch ten-spoke wheels of a new design. The road clearance of the SUV has also increased.
But even more dramatically changed the interior of the new model, which received a completely different front panel, steering wheel, instrument panel and a re-designed center console with a stand-alone 12.3-inch multimedia screen. Also up to 11.6-inches, the diagonal of monitors for rear passengers was increased, and several new colors and materials were added to the list of available trim options.
Under the hood of the LX 450 there was a 5.7-liter petrol engine V8, but its output was increased to 383 hp. And in the Russian market to the petrol version of the off-road car, the diesel with a 4.5-liter “eight” with a capacity of 272 hp has been added. and 650 Nm, combined with a six-band automatic transmission. In addition, the new automobile received an adaptive suspension and a Drive Mode Select driving system, and the standard equipment includes a 360-degree view camera, active cruise control, a Lexus Safety System + safety package with front-collision warning, pedestrian detection and tracking marking.
As for the price, it starts at $ 80,000. The price will depend on the equipment.