The 2018 Lexus LC model is a luxury coupe produced by the Japanese automaker Lexus since 2017. Lexus LC 2018 model is derived from the Lexus LS and draws inspiration from the Lexus LF-LC concept car. Lexus LC was revealed in January 2016, at the Detroit show, and production begins in April 2017 at the Motomachi plant in Japan.
2018 Lexus LC production for Europe starts in May 2017, at the same Motomachi plant, for deliveries in August 2017. Two versions of the Lexus LC are available: LC 500 with V8 petrol engine and LC 500h with V6 hybrid petrol engine.
2018 Lexus LC Coupe 500
The release of LC 500 was submitted in January 2016 in the Detroit exhibition. Using the 5-liter 2UR-GSE 5-liter engine with the V8 Lexus RC F and GS F, it provides 351 kW power (471 hp) power due to the best import and output system. In addition, the transfer involves 10 automatic transfers.
2018 Lexus LC Hybrid 500h
The LC 500h was announced in January 2016 and the complete specifications were published in February 2016. 2018 LC Hybrid 500h is equipped with a 3.5-liter engine with V6 architecture, combined with a hybrid system with an electric motor powered by batteries. lithium-ion, for a combined output of 264 kW (354 hp).
2018 Lexus LC F
In February 2017, the parent company of Lexus filed with the European Union Intellectual Property Office an application to register the LC F trademark, which heralds the introduction of the Lexus LC F with improved performance, analogous to the RC F and GS F models.
The 2018 LC F model would be equipped, it remains open, because the V8 2UR-GSE engine, used in RC F and GS F, is a standard drive of the LC 500 model. From Koji Sato, the main constructor of Lexus LC, 2018 Lexus LC can be concluded that a hybrid unit is involved.