The 2013 Lexus LX 570 shares a platform with the Toyota Land Cruiser, comes with an electronically controlled 6 speed automatic transmission. This technology can estimate the driver's intention and road condition, so as to choose the suitable gear allocation for the driving condition and speed.
The LX 570's chassis is equipped with a superior suspension system, with the high mount, independent double-wishbone front suspension allowing for 9 inch of front wheel travel for excellent articulation over obstacles.
Interior & Safety
One of the LX 570â€™s standard security features is the 10 airbag system, which include: Knee airbags for driver and front passenger, roll-sensing side airbags covering all 3 rows, and front and second row seat mounted airbags. All the 8 seats feature a three-point seatbelt, with second-row seatbelts integrating pre-tensioners for the outboard seats.
Another key security feature of the LX 570 are the Active Front Headrests, which move forward and upward in the event of low speed rear-end collisions when the force of the seat's occupant body is applied to the seat behind. The LX 570 also offers a pre-collision system with dynamic Radar Cruise Control. Moreover, this will be the first Lexus to offer the optional Wide-view Front and Side camera feature to use during tight settings.
The 2013 LX 570 uses a 5.7 liter V8 engine which produces 383 horsepower at 5,600 rpm. Its transfer case offers full-time 4-wheel drive that is proficient in dealing with slippery weather or deep mud. In addition, the four-wheel Active Traction Control feature utilizes brake and throttle intervention to aid in controlling wheel spinning. The Vehicle Stability Control utility helps in maintaining directional control during cornering.
The 2013 Lexus LX 570 will also include noticeable luxurious features such as a four-zone independent climate control, rear back-up camera, nine speaker Lexus Premium Sound system, HD radio with iTune tagging, and front seat power-seat cushion extenders.
This Lexus LX 570 also offers Lexus Navigation System which includes Lexus Enform with Safety connect, Bluetooth phonebook download, and Voice command casual-language voice recognition. Moreover, this car features a rear dual screen rear-seat entertainment system with three-prong electrical outlet and wireless headphones.
|Vehicle Type: SUV||Base Price: NA|
|Fuel Tank Capacity: 24.6 gallons (93 liters)||Miles Per Gallon: 12 city / 18 hwy|
|Length: 196.5 in. (499 cm)||Wheel Base: 112.2 in. (285 cm)|
|Height: 75.6 in. (192 cm)||Width: 77.6 in. (197 cm)|
|Curb Weight: 5995 lbs (2719 kg)||Ground Clearance: 8.9 in. (22.6 cm)|
|Luggage Capacity: 15.5 cu ft||Maximum Seating: 8 people|
|Engine: V8||Displacement: 5.7 Liter|
|Horsepower: 383 HP||Max RPM: 5600 RPM|
|Torque: 403 lb-ft @ 3600 rpm||Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic|
|0-60 mph: NA||Maximum Towing: 7000 lbs|