2013 Lexus LS 460: Changes Make it World Class — Macon Automotive | Examiner.com

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Lexus LS 460

Lexus LS 460

The Lexus LS 460 is probably the automaker’s boldest step yet making a true competitor to the performance-oriented sedans produced by its rivals.

Previously, the LS was always a car, but it really didn’t any heads with its exterior and getting behind the wheel was an in ho-humness.

Then, thanks to a redesign for the 2013 model some re-engineering and the introduction of an F trim level, this large sedan wallflower stood up at the party ready to

The exterior styling was given dramatic, sweeping lines and a athletic body.

There was detail added to the sides and the

And on the F Sport trim, you get honest to sports car touches like big air in the front and a mesh grille.

Lexus engineers beefed up the suspension and added new shocks, a much tighter ride. And on the F model, those engineers showed off, adding a slip differential to the rear drive models, a lowered air and Brembo brakes.

The LS is powered by a 4.6-liter V-8 that 386 horsepower and 367 pounds-feet of torque in the drive models or 360 ponies and 347 feet in all-wheel drives.

engine is linked to an eight-speed transmission with paddle

Fuel economy is rated at 16 mpg 24 highway with real-wheel or 16 and 23 with AWD.

So how does it drive now?

better than before, for sure. The power is impressive and the retains a refined quality at speeds. Handling has been too, but you might still a hint of body roll sharper curves.

Lexus LS 460

But for those who a large sedan and still themselves to be mild driving the LS is now a solid choice. Before, if you had any enthusiast DNA in you, this have been a car to avoid.

The LS’s interior remains as as ever.

Standard cool includes the Enform Apps Bluetooth connectivity, HD radio and climate control. Optional stuff includes power sunshade, Blu-ray backseat system and Mark Levinson stereo system.

If you really to live large, the LS 460 L is the limousine-like of the sedan, with a five longer overall body. Its stuff features a rear seat that reclines and has an and can provide massages, a drink and a center console with a table.

Grey Poupon is optional and at your local supermarket.

of the LS starts at about $73,000 and just shy of $90,000.

The LS 460 is now a worthy in looks, technology and ride to large luxury sedans.

Lexus LS 460
Lexus LS 460


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