Lexus will present its first minivan

Lexus will present its first minivan

April 1, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

Lexus has published a teaser image of a mysterious novelty, which will be presented in mid-April at the Shanghai Motor Show. All the details about her are kept secret. According to Lexus Enthusiast, we can talk about the company’s first luxury minivan.

The teaser shows the front of the future car. Judging by the picture, the novelty will receive the traditional Lexus optics and grille. Under what name the car goes on sale, not yet reported. Previously, Lexus registered the LM 350 and LM 300h.

According to Motor1, the novelty will receive a hybrid power plant. Also in the range of engines can enter the 3.5-liter V6 unit with a direct fuel injection system. Engine power will be 300 horsepower.

Rumors about the premiere of a Lexus minivan have been around for a long time. Thus, representatives of the Japanese brand have repeatedly stated that the appearance of such a car in the model line of the brand is just a matter of time.

Earlier it became known that the leadership of Lexus is discussing the possibility of creating “charged” versions of their crossovers and SUVs, which will become part of the sports F-line. According to the vice-president of the department of grocery planning for Lexus, Cooper Eriksen, the company is now going to understand what is more expedient to spend the resource on: “to create sports versions of the SUV or their extreme off-road modifications.