Lexus India launches LC 500h Limited Edition

Japanese luxury car brand Lexus has launched a limited-edition model of its sports coupe, the LC 500h at a starting price of INR 2.15 crore (ex-showroom). The Lexus LC Limited Edition is inspired by aircraft and aviation technology.

The car focuses on a refined aerodynamic performance to elevate the sense of driving. The LC 500h Limited Edition is powered by a naturally aspirated V6 3.5-litre engine that delivers 264 kW horsepower and 350 Nm of torque. The grand-touring coupe’s special edition is available in three colours: White Nova Glass Flake, Sonic Silver and Black.

P B Venugopal, President, Lexus India, said, “We are very excited to announce the addition of the exclusive limited edition of the LC 500h. With its bold, aviation-inspired design language, we are confident that it will be well received by our discerning guests who value and appreciate the quality of finer things in life.”

The interior features include AlcantraTM upholstery, Limited edition front sport seats & CFRP scuff plates, 8-way power front seats with one-touch walk-in function, 2-way power lumbar support (Front seats), Ventilated Seats (Front seats), Seat heater (Front seats), Driver’s seat with 3 memory position switches, AlcantaraTM limited edition steering wheel, Limited edition console box and door trims, Aluminium brake pedal, Analog clock, 20.32 cm (8-inch) colour TFT (Thin Film Transistor) multi-information display and LED ambient illumination.

Talking about the exteriors, the new vehicle has limited edition 3-eye Bi-Beam LED headlamps with headlamp cleaner, Auto headlamp levelling system, Light control system, LED DRL (Daytime Running Lamp), Limited edition front bumper and grille, Acoustic windshield glass with UV-cut function, UV-cut function for the door, rear and rear quarter window glass, Outside rearview mirror with LED side turn signal lamp, auto-folding, heater, memory, interlinked with reverse gear, Flush surface type door handles, Foot area illumination, Limited edition rear combination lamp, Rear fog lamp, Limited edition carbon fibre rear wing and CFRP (Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastics) roof.

Additionally, to reduce the risk of injuries to pedestrians, the LC 500h limited edition comes with an impact-absorbing pop-up hood which is a sensor-activated safety system that creates a space between the hood and the engine if an impact is detected.