RS5 and Lexus LX 570 are cars from 2 different segment but they are redesigned at the same time. However, we present them together.
2018 Lexus LX 570 redesign
In showrooms across Japan new Lexus LX 570 arrives on the 14th of September. This great luxury SUV is equipped with the same 5.7 V8 engine that was offered in America. In Japan, this unit comes with 372 hp at 5600 rpm and 534Nm of torque at 3200 rpm. 90% of torque is available from 2000 rpm. It is connected to an eight-speed automatic transmission that sends power to all four wheels.
As we heard, this model is in the closest competition for the best 8 passenger SUV. To be among the best, the engineers did their best to make a good result.
Lexus LX 570 gets the same design changes as well as the American model, but there will be redesigned front with a larger grille and more aggressive bumper. SUV got new LED turn signals, which are first placed on a Lexus vehicle.
The interior got contrasting materials such as metal, leather and wood, and there are new trim details such as the Lexus Climate Concierge system. LX got the Vehicle Information and Communication System WIDE, a new navigation system with 12.3-inch screen, which now offers easier use.
Lexus offers an entertainment system for rear seat with two 11.6-inch high-resolution monitors, which are built into the front seats. There is a wide list of security system Pre-Collision System (PCS), Lane Departure Alert (LDA), Adaptive Hi-beam System (AHS) in the Radar Cruise Control.
The price of this model is 11 000 000 yen, which is about 89 000 bucks in Japan, which is more than twice as expensive as the new Toyota Land Cruiser 200 on which this model was based.
New Audi RS5
The new RS5 is really phenomenal. It offers an improved and simplified body that looks really fantastic. Front and rear bumpers are different redesigned and have a sporty design, but this car looks like he’s ready to win every race track.
Distinctive LED headlights have also been improved and now daytime running lights are not on the bottom of the parish, but cover the top edge and really work powerfully through the day. Daytime running lights to maximize visibility during the day, and in doing so reduce power consumption and keep your headlights and bulbs.
Although, the aesthetic is incredibly beautiful, RS5 under the hood hides the true power and beauty. There is an engine that delivers 450 horsepower and torque of 600Nm. This means that on the speed from 0 to 100 km / h can be achieved in 3.8 seconds and reach a top speed limited to 290 km / h.
The interior is more than impressive. The materials are made of durable and quality materials that clearly show that it is a luxury car. However, the impact of sport is the most present, a “cut” steering proves it. Huge LED display located on the control panel and red details only reinforce the impression.
In addition to standard equipment, Audi RS5 comes with a sensor for dead angle, dynamic seats, On board computer, navigation system and MIMI CarPlay Apple and Android Auto systems that allow you to connect your portable devices to your vehicle.