The new generation of the Lexus LX570 premium SUV was unveiled at the 2007 New York Auto Show. For the LX570, a new robust chassis and high-tech suspension have been created. The car is equipped with the latest V-shaped 8-cylinder engine. In addition, the Lexus LX570 is equipped with sequential automatic transmission as standard. To improve the aerodynamic properties of the machine, the motor was installed below about 3 centimeters. Appearance Lexus LX 570 has an elegant outline. Even with the increase in size, the drag coefficient decreased to 0.35. Salon LX, which has eight seats, features high quality finishes, in addition, it is the standard of luxury and silence. With the latest restyling of 2015, LED lighting, heating and ventilation of the rear seats and many other improvements appeared in the car.
For the US market, the LX570 was offered in one configuration, which includes: 20-inch aluminum wheels, adaptive xenon headlights, electric rear door, heated and electric front seats with driver settings memory, keyless entry system, four-zone climate control, Bluetooth, premium audio system with a six-disc changer, a voice-activated navigation system, a rear-view camera and a hard drive. In options: Mark Levinson system with 19 speakers, front ventilation and heated second-row seats. The 2012 redesign mainly affected the appearance, bringing it in line with the new Lexus style. The most significant changes in the composition of the equipment followed in 2015: the car received a larger 12.3 "central monitor and two rear 11s. 6 "monitor instead of 9-inch. In addition, the new Lexus Climate Concierge system is now responsible for climate and comfort. Concierge combines automatic air conditioning control, heated steering wheel, heated and ventilated front and second-row seats. Lexus LX 570 is equipped with a 5.7-liter V8 gasoline engine with 367 horsepower, which is paired with an automatic 6-speed gearbox. After restyling in 2015, engine power was raised to 377 horsepower, with up to 90% of the torque already available starting at 2000 rpm, and at maximum it reaches 534 Nm (at 3200 rpm). The engine is paired with the new 8-speed automatic transmission 8 Super ECT, which Toyota calls “super-intelligent”, capable of both spectacular acceleration and the demonstration of all the power of torque even when driving at low speeds in conditions off road. The SUV accelerates to 100 km / h in just 7.7 seconds, and its maximum speed is 220 km / h. The combined fuel consumption is 14.4 liters per 100 kilometers.
Lexus LX570 remains a classic full-size SUV, based on a frame, an independent front suspension on double wishbones, a dependent rear suspension. The car received the function of selecting driving modes, which also affect the adaptive suspension. There are four of them: Eco, Comfort, Sport S and Sport S +, the latter adjusts the engine and chassis of the car for even more dynamic driving. At the same time, the LX570 is equipped with the latest hydraulic suspension with an active height control system, as well as all-wheel drive. The smart suspension allows you to compensate for vibration from bumps, while he can independently set the vehicle’s ground clearance depending on the nature of the road, adapting it to specific conditions and situations, and the all-wheel drive system can also adapt effectively to the grip of the road surface. Among the safety systems Lexus LX570 can offer: active head restraints of the first row of seats, frontal airbags, side airbags for the first and second rows of seats, curtain airbags for all rows of seats, knee airbags of the first row, ISOFIX mounts. Of the electronic systems there are: Active Traction Control System (A-TRC), Adaptive Anti-Lock Braking System (Multi-terrain ABS), Emergency Braking Assist, Electronic Brake Force Distribution System, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, Adaptive High Beam Control System. A set of Lexus Safety System + active safety systems is also provided, including a road marking tracking system, adaptive cruise control, a collision avoidance system, a traffic sign recognition system and other functions. Thanks to a number of new technological developments, the third-generation LX is characterized by significantly increased power characteristics and intelligent safety features. Restyling of 2015 allowed the car to extend life on the conveyor belt, despite the fact that some decisions regarding the organization of the interior already seem like an anachronism, such as, for example, folding seats on the sides of the third row. At the same time, do not forget that not every luxury SUV has such serious off-road potential as the Lexus LX570 has.