The Lexus’s luxury full-size SUV with a strong reputation and a long history in the market, the LX 570 gets an attention with its excellent towing capacities, great off-road abilities, and spaciousness. The LX is a quality and reliable, and it can go on any type of terrain. However, the lack of gas mileage and not so good handling, make the Audi Q7, the Volvo XC90, or the Mercedes-Benz GLS a better choice. The current version has been presented last year with some minor upgrades and now offers the Enform Safety and Service.telematics for the 10 years with no charge. As well, this model is now available with a two-row seating configuration. The newest 2019 Lexus LX 570 is also announced but it is still not clear if it is going to be redesigned.
Some sources claim that the upcoming LX 570 will feature some cosmetic changes which will mostly be seen on the front fascia. Inside, it could get some minor changes in the tech department but any specific details are not yet revealed. What we can say for sure, is that it will use the same V-8 unit under its hood as the current model.
Engine and performance
The 2019 Lexus LX 570 will come with the same engine as before and there is one option in the offer. It is a 5.7-liter V-8 engine which is able to produce 383 horsepower and 403 pound-feet of torque. This engine will be mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission. The LX 570 is rated at 13 mpg in the city, 18 mpg on the highway, and 15 mpg combined. It comes standard with the full-time all-wheel drive system and it is able to tow up to 7,000 pounds.
Design of exterior and interior
It is not yet official, but the 2019 Lexus LX 570 might get some cosmetic changes, mostly on the front section. Generally, the LX 570 features a typical SUV shape with a recognizable, large, spindle grille and angular LED headlamps on the front. The rear end is characterized by large tail lamps and pronounced bumper. The Lexus LX is equipped with 20-inch wheels.
The interior of the 2019 Lexus LX 570 is spacious and come standard with three-row seating configuration. However, there is also a two-row version which has been introduced recently. Generally, the cabin is well-designed, quality, and luxurious. The third row of seats can be folded out which increases the cargo space. On the center of the dashboard, there is a large 12.3-inch touchscreen with infotainment system and navigation.
Among standard equipment, there is a Bluetooth, USB, quad-zone climate control, 14-way power adjustable driver’s seat, keyless ignition, an AM/FM/CD audio system with 9 speakers and HD radio, a power moonroof etc. In the safety department, there are 10 airbags, forward-collision warning, automatic emergency braking, lane-departure warning, automatic high beams, and adaptive cruise control. Furthermore, the LX is also available with ventilated seats, a heated steering wheel, Mark Levinson audio with 19 speakers and so on.
Release date and price of the 2019 Lexus LX 570
It is not yet confirmed, but the 2019 Lexus LX 570 might hit the market in late 2018, or in the begging of 2019. The price should remain the same starting from $86,000.