The 2019 Lexus LX 570 may not win the competition for the most successful automotive design, but it will persuade you to get out of the way with an appearance in the rearview mirror. The Japanese manufacturer is going to launch the refreshed version of its largest SUV model. It will join GX 460 next season with modest changes. Besides cosmetic, the LX 570 undergone significant updates in the engine room.
The front of the vehicle is completely redesigned. Lexus has sealed the massive grille. Headlights redesigned comes with distinctive LED daylight running lamps with a new shape. On the mechanical side, the 2019 Lexus LX 570 keeps an eight-speed automatic gearbox. After replacing the six-speed predecessor, this transmission proved its development.
2019 Lexus LX 570 Mid-Cycle Update
The front bumper of the 2019 Lexus LX 570 suffers a restyle. Stop lights are getting visual and technological improvements. Thus all lead to better visibility and, with it, overall safety. Lexus is trying to make the LX 570 more user-friendly with 20 and 21-inch options. Also, rim design will lure some buyers. The Lexus LX 570 gets the same styling changes for all markets. So, the front part has a larger grille and a more aggressive bumper. The SUV also introduces new LEDs, which were first put on a Lexus vehicle in the previous edition.
In the SUV model, which receives up to 8 passengers, everything has to be perfect. That is why 2019 LX 570 is getting a huge 12.3-inch multimedia display. This feature takes up a large part of the dashboard. Furthermore, the SUV is using a system that allows the driver to choose one of several driving modes. There is also head-up ambient LED lighting, wireless mobile phone charger, and 11.6-inch screen in the front seat backrests. Ventilation and heated rear seats are standard features.
2019 Lexus LX 570 Specs and Engine
The flagship crossover of this brand will use the same 5.7-liter V-8 engine as before. The same unit is coming for markets in the USA, Japan, and Europe. In North America, the 2019 Lexus LX 570 will be capable to produce 380 hp at 5600 rpm. Also, the crossover is ready to deliver 400 lb-ft of torque. The crossover is going to pair this single engine option with an eight-pace automatic transmission. The only available driving mode is AWD.
2019 Lexus LX 570 Release Date and Price
The 2019 Lexus LX 570 will be available during this year. That is the only thing we can claim at this moment. However, the exact day of launch is unknown yet. Also, we still can’t predict if it will come together with its smaller sibling GX 460. Nevertheless, fans are eagerly expecting both vehicles, and there is no doubt Lexus will fail to deliver.
A major problem for all car lovers, when we talk about Lexus products, is the price. Luxury crossover can do many things, it is everything but cheap. In the matter of fact, it is not even affordable with expected price above $90,000. With some extra features, it will get to a 6-digit price.