Paris Motor Show LIVE: Lexus LS600h hybrid luxury sedan image

Lexus brought to Paris its flagship sedan, pill the new LS, pharmacy including the most expensive and luxurious version of the range, salve the LS600h hybrid with F-Sport trim.

Equipped with Lexus Hybrid Drive, the LS 600h remains the world’s most powerful V8-powered full hybrid. The new Lexus flagship incorporates powerful new styling featuring the Lexus spindle grille design, with enhanced driving dynamics and industry-leading technology.

The exterior of the new LS has been comprehensively redesigned. A Lexus first, it can be equipped with all-LED exterior lighting, including vertical foglamps incorporating the world’s smallest PES lens, and unique, L-shaped, seamless light tube Daytime Running Lights (DRLs).

The all-new LS F SPORT package combines more sporting, aggressive exterior and interior design with dynamic enhancements, including the lowering of ride height by 10 mm, Brembo 6-pot calliper front brakes, and paddle shift controls.

The LS600h is is available with a full-time AWD system, which features a central, permanently engaged, Torsen Limited Slip center Differential (LSD) to further enhance grip, traction and cornering stability. The luxury hybrid is powered by a 5.0-liter V8 petrol engine that develops 389 hp and an electric motor that delivers 49 hp, for a total system power of 438 hp. The car sprints from 0 to 100 km/h in 5.5 seconds and averages 20 mpg (11.7 liters/100 km) on the combined cycle.