New 2019 Lexus LC Convertible previewed with Detroit concept
Lexus describes the impending convertible LC as a “halo vehicle for the entire Lexus brand”, and it’s going to sooner or later be joined through a fully-fledged F badged model of the LC Coupe, with as much as 600bhp.
The LC Convertble Concept doesn’t go away a lot to the creativeness – this is a whole preview of the design of the impending drop-top LC, with no concept automobile fripperies in sight.
The sublime Coupe form morphs into a conventional roadster with a big, flat rear deck. The roof is a retractable hard-top, however Lexus has no longer but issued any photographs of it in position.
Elsewhere, the LC Convertible Concept rides on 22-inch alloy wheels, whilst the internal is upholstered in white leather-based with yellow highlights.
The drop-top will deal with a significant omission within the Lexus line-up; there’s no convertible at the present and Toyota’s luxurious arm has little pedigree on this house with neither of its earlier choices, the IS C and SC, being particularly neatly gained.
As for when the producton model of the LC Convertible will land, a Lexus insider informed Auto Express ultimate summer time that lets be expecting the fashion to sign up for the emblem’s line-up inside of 18 months. As such, we predict it in showrooms through the tip of 2019.
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