The Japanese car manufacturer, Lexus, has officially brought the latest generation of the LX series to the country. Comes with the latest form, engine, and chassis, the Lexus LX 600 is sold starting from IDR 3 billion in Indonesia.
Replacing the role of the LX 570, the Lexus LX 600 which is now present in the country is the fourth generation LX. Globally, this model has been launched since late 2021 ago.
As a brand held by Toyota Motor Corporation, the Lexus LX 600 shares a platform with the Toyota Land Cruiser 300, namely the GA-F Platform.
The Lexus LX 600 shares a platform with the Toyota Land Cruiser 300, namely the GA-F Platform Photo: Muhammad Hafizh Gemilang/detikOto
With this new platform, the dimensions of the Lexus LX 600 are larger than the LX 570, but thinner. On paper, the LX 600 measures 5,100 mm in length, 1,990 mm in width and 1,895 mm in height.
Talking about the engine, this latest LX no longer carries a V8 NA engine like the LX 570. The Lexus LX 600 comes with an engine coded V35A-FTS. The engine is configured with a 6-cylinder V, with a capacity of 3,445 cc, and is accompanied by twin turbos.
This machine is claimed to produce a maximum power of 409 HP and 650 Nm of torque. Power from the engine, moves to all four wheels in full, aka full time All-Wheel Drive with Direct Shift-10A/T transmission.
Then to support the fun of driving, Lexus also provides the LX 600 with the Improved Multi-Terrain Select feature, Multi-Terrain Monitor, to the Crawl Control System. So that this car is not only good at flat terrain, but also tough on off-road terrain.
Lexus is now equipping the LX 600 with a new grille called the Frameless Spindle Grille Photo: Muhammad Hafizh Gemilang/detikOto
By design, it is clear that the fourth generation LX is more luxurious and tough. Lexus is now equipping the LX 600 with a new grille called the Frameless Spindle Grille. The front fascia is also guarded by new headlights with Quad-LED technology.
From the side, the silhouette is still typical of a large SUV. But now the shoes are made more luxurious with a spoke model measuring 22 inches.
While the rear view, the LX 600 now carries the contemporary Lexus design language with integrated LED lights aka Limitless Rear Lamp. In addition, the Lexus logo is now removed and replaced with the bold Lexus writing.
Especially for the VIP variant, the second row seats use the independent captain seat model. Photo: Muhammad Hafizh Gemilang/detikOto
Please note, this latest generation of Lexus LX comes in two options, namely the LX 600 (7-seater) and the LX 600 VIP (4-seater). The two look the same from the outside, but are completely different from the inside.
Of course the LX 600 (7-Seater) is more ‘calm’ than the VIP version. However, both of these variants come with 25-Speakers Mark Levinson up to dual 11.6-inch rear seat entertainment.
Now! Especially for the VIP variant, the second row seats use the independent captain seat model. This seat can be reclined up to 48 degrees and has a massage feature.
In addition, rear cabin passengers can also control many features in the car, from seats, air conditioning, lighting, to entertainment features easily through the Central Touch Control Panel.
Currently, Lexus is showing off their newest Lexus LX 600 duo at the Lexus IMMERSION brand space located at Menara Astra, Jakarta.
The price of the Lexus LX 600 (7-seater) is priced at Rp. 3.059 billion and the LX 600 VIP (4-seater) is priced at Rp. 3.598 billion. The price is already OTR DKI Jakarta.
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