Lexus LX 570: The Off-Road Fortress
Few cars invoke a sense of majesty and power as the 2017 Lexus LX 570. Its aesthetical charisma appears to be more aggressive than previous Lexus models, coming with sharp edged front and back lights. The hourglass grill is massive and looks ready to suck in anything from air to birds into its 5.7 liter V8 engine. This luxurious monster comes loaded with a list of safety features that make the car a likely choice for business executives, moguls and politicians. With its commanding combination of safety, power and style, the Lexus LX 570 continues its run as a top luxury SUV.
The LX 570 comes with a Safety System+. This is composed of a number of safety systems which include Pre-Collision System, Lane Departure Alert, Dynamic Cruise Control, Intelligent High Beam, and Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA).
The pre-collision system monitors the road and alerts the driver of eminent collisions, even applying emergency braking. The Lane Departure Alert lets the driver know when they are drifting from their lane. The Dynamic Radar Cruise Control monitors traffic speed and keeps the vehicle at a pre-set distance from the vehicle ahead. These features work together to give the LX 570 occupants a safe trip. For added protection from ammunition and ballistics, the armored Lexus
LX 570 is an excellent choice.
The Lexus LX 570 comes with a mighty 5.7-liter V8 engine which produces 383 horsepower at 5,600 rpm. This powerhouse is mated to an electronically controlled eight-speed automatic transmission, complete with adaptive shift technology. As standard in other Lexus vehicles, the LX 570 comes with the Drive Mode Select feature which allows its driver to tailor both suspension and power response. The LX also packs an impressive 7,000-pound towing capacity. With 90 percent of its torque available at low revolutions, the LX 570 will quickly accelerate out of tricky situations, if the need arises.
The Lexus LX 570 provides all the amenities expected from a top luxury SUV. Its eight occupants are surrounded by semi-aniline perforated leather in soft ambient lighting. Available to choose from are a range of exquisite Walnut trims which elegantly contrast the analog aluminum clock in the centerpiece.
With Climate Concierge, the LX 570 allows users to customize their climate control settings within the car’s four zones. Heated and ventilated seats are available as an option to provide year-round comfort. A cool box console, SmartAccesss card key and overhead console lighting round can also be found in this vehicle.
Work and play enhanced
Connectivity is at the heart of the Lexus LX 570’s entertainment system. Passengers are able to work or play in serene privacy. The LX 570’s multimedia and connectivity features are accessible through a new 12.3 inch touch screen, bringing audiovisual, phone, navigation and climate control options close to the driver. Tight iPhoneintegration allows occupants to navigate iTunes and see turn-by-turn navigation through Apple Maps by simply asking Siri.
Rear passengers can enjoy the Rear Seat Entertainment System with dual 11.6-inch screens during their daily commute. Audio is supplied through the available 450-watt Mark Levinson audio system via a total of 19-speakers, making music experience in the Lexus sublime.
Other interesting features
The Lexus proves its off-road worthiness through a list of helpful features. Drivers will appreciate its Traction Control system and limited-slip locking center differential which reduces wheel slip, and keeps the car in control. For steep terrains, the Lexus’s Hill-start assist prevents the vehicle from rolling back when parked at steep angles.
With its bold demeanour, powerful engine and helpful safety features, the 2017 Lexus LX 570 ensures the best comfort, class and safety for its occupants. Its armoured variant will likely be the definitive SUV for VIP transportation.