Lexus introduces minor updates for the 2016 Lexus LS – IAB Report
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Enters its ninth year of sales in current generation.
For the 2016 Lexus LS, the company has introduced minor updates to the current generation model, which will enter its ninth year of sales.
The exterior design remains identical to the previous model, and remains one of the least aggressive exterior designs in Lexus’ current range. The only updates made to the exterior are body adhesive added to additional areas for improved body rigidity, and the option of run-flat summer tires for the conventional petrol models.
Inside, the new Lexus LS gets an upgraded infotainment system with full-screen navigation, a Remote Touch Interface with enter and back buttons, and optional Lexus Enform Service Connect.
No upgrades have been made under the hood. The Lexus LS460 variant packs a 386-horsepower 4.6-liter V8 paired to an eight-speed automatic transmission, while the LS600h comes with a 5.0-liter V8 paired to an electric motor and all-wheel drive, which collectively produces 438 hp.
Lexus introduces minor updates for the 2016 Lexus LS – Press Release