Outdoor: convertible Lexus LC will be smaller than the coupe
Cars with folding roof – not the seller.
Usually their sales are modest, they are more necessary for brand image.
It is not surprising that in the current economically challenging times, few of the producers hurry to saturate the model range with novelties.
Lexus is no exception: most of them are similar concepts in the series did not go. So, in 2008, was presented the concept Roadster Lexus LF-A in 2012 showed the spider on the basis of the serial coupe LFA; in 2014 appeared experienced convertible LF-C2.
But what about the Lexus LC Convertible on the basis of the serial coupe, the company is more serious.
The convertible is nearly the same as the coupe except, of course, convertible top. Roof, by the way, tissue. Another obvious difference is the 22-inch wheels instead of 20-inch serial “dvuhdverki”.
The interior, incidentally, is also the same as the closed-source version of LC, it is true for the concept chose black and white leather trim with yellow stitching.
Almost the same dimensions and an outdoor variant of the flagship coupe below 5 mm (1 340 mm), but longer by 10 mm (4 770 mm). Wheelbase and width are the same (2 1 870 and 920 mm, respectively). Because of the convertible top in the convertible was even less space for the rear passengers.
Technical details about the future novelty company has not yet disclosed.
Presumably the “filling” is the same as the coupe Lexus LC: 477-horsepower 5-liter naturally aspirated “eight” with a torque of 540 Nm, as well as hybrid setup, in which 3.5 V6 and two electric motors (total power – 359 HP, torque – 475 Nm).