2020 Lexus LC 500 Coupe: Design, Hybrid, Arrival

According to the latest news, the 2020 Lexus LC 500 Coupe will arrive with several upgrades this time. So, we could see some subtle styling changes and more tech features inside the cabin. Under its hood, it will use the same engine as before and there is also a hybrid unit in the offer as well.

Engines and performances of the 2020 Lexus LC 500 Coupe

The 2020 Lexus LC 500 Coupe will arrive to the market with a familiar 5.0-liter V-8 engine which will able to produce 471 horses and 398 lb-ft of torque. The engine will be mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission and will come standard with rear-wheel drive system. As well, it will be able to hit 60 mph in around 4.5 seconds. This engine will be rated at 16 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway.

2020 Lexus LC 500 Coupe

There is also the LC 500h model which combines a 3.5-liter V-6 gasoline engine with an electric motor. The total output of this engine will be 354 horses and it will also get the RWD system. The engine will work with a continuously variable transmission. As for the fuel economy, it will get 27 mpg in the city and 35 mpg on the highway.

The exterior and interior design of the 2020 Lexus LC 500 Coupe

When it comes to the exterior styling, the 2020 Lexus LC 500 Coupe will get the same design which is based on the LF-LC concept model. This sports car will be dominated by the well-known dramatic spindle grille and a pair of LED three-element headlights. The rear end will wear the prominent 3-dimensional taillights. The Lexus LC 500 will ride on standard 20-inch wheels. The LC 500h won’t get a different design compared to the LC 500h but naturally it will feature unique badging.

2020 Lexus LC 500 Coupe rear

Inside, the 2020 Lexus LC 500 Coupe comes with two rows of seats and can place up to four passengers. The front seats are very cozy and supportive and it is available with sport buckets which offer side bolstering. Unfortunately, the rear seats will be very tight and will lack in leg and head room. The dashboard is fitted with the laptop-style toucscreen for the infotainment system but it is very difficult to use especially in motion. As for the cargo, the LC has the room of only 5.4 cubic feet.

Equipment

The 2020 Lexus LC 500 Coupe will come standard with LED headlights, a Pioneer audio system with 12 speakers, wide-screen display, a fixed glass panel roof, 20-inch wheels, magnesium steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters, power features, leather seats, Bluetooth, etc. As for the safety, it will include adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping assist, automatic high-beam control, and automatic pre-collision braking. Some of the optional features will be a Marl Levinson audio system with 13 speakers, 21-inch wheels, a heated steering wheel, a carbon-fiber roof, and other items.

2020 Lexus LC 500 Coupe cabin

Release date and price of the
2020 Lexus LC 500 Coupe

The carmaker hasn’t revealed yet when the 2020 Lexus LC 500 Coupe will hit the market. But it could be later this year. The price will start at around $93,000.

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