The 2020 Lexus LC 500h is a luxury four-seater hybrid sports coupe and is available in a single garment. The 2020 LC 500h with V8 is considered separately. 2020 Lexus LC ranks next to the top of the luxury sports car class. LC prides himself on animated fuels, a nice mix of makeup and comfort treatment, a high-end cabin, and an exceptional anticipated reliability rating. Lexus LC offers a comfortable ride, and its suspension immerses many flaws in the road. She deals with the expected reversibility of a sports car, though perhaps not with the ferocity of some of her rivals.
Lexus ’two-door signature offers little in the way of their sportiness. Lexus LC can be either with a naturally aspirated V-8 or with V-6-hybrid hybrid power. The 2020 Lexus LC gives a smooth, pleasant ride and both of its powers offer considerable power, but its rivals offer much sharper reflexes. What they may not match is the interior of the Lexus designer, which features elements borrowed from LS luxury sedan and LFA portrait supercar.
2020 Lexus LC Interior
The interior of the Lexus LC500 is a special place, with an excellent steering position, rich materials, beautiful craftsmanship, excellent front seats, and technology loads. Some of its ergonomics may be annoying in practice, but the overall environment fits the look of the LC car concept. The fit and finish are excellent and the optional sports seats are the real backbones of the backrest. Some elements require an adjustment, including the cartoon-like electronic shift lever, the Toyota Prius. The compact LC trunk and non-foldable rear seats limit its storage space to five cubic feet, which is enough just to hold two of our transport cases. As attractive as the LC cabin may be, there aren’t many jokes about picking up loose items. However, the center keyboard is the right size, and its lid can be adjusted to reveal a second closet.
The Lexus Enform infotainment system can be packed with features and technology, it is one of our least preferred systems on the market due to its touch-sensitive controller, which requires a lot of attention from the driver to act in order. Navigation, Bluetooth, and a host of apps are all fee standards in the LC Enform infotainment suite that includes a hot mobile point, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto.
2020 Lexus LC Engine
The beating heart of the LC500 standard is the high-performance 5.0-liter V-8 Lexus, which slides 471 horsepower and 398 lb-ft of torque. Powered only by a high-speed, but smooth, 10-speed automatic transmission, it produces a glorious internal combustion ‘wonderful’ roll that is so pleasing to the ears that the rest of the LC is for the eyes. The other capacity offered is the LC500h 354hp electric gas drive, which combines a 3.5-liter V-6, a pair of electric motors, a 1.1 kWh lithium battery, and a somewhat constantly changing automatic (CVT) battery that mimics the operation of a 10-speed automatic. There are minimal body rolls and good balance in Lexus handling, and the ride quality is excellent considering the large 21-inch wheels that our test cars wore. The variable and adaptive steering systems of the rear wheels included with the Performance Package, significantly increase the steering wheel speed of the LC and the overall responsiveness of the car.
However, standard chassis placement is a better fit for GT car transport and feels more natural without hindering LC tactics. The LC500 suggests the scales more as a three-row SUV than a sports car and is hundreds of pounds heavier than its main competitor, which means its EPA ratings aren’t as impressive. Despite the LC500h weighing even more than its sister, being a hybrid it earns much more favorable figures, especially in the city where its electric assistance begins to play out. With the LC500 exceeding its 4 mpg highway rating in our test (29 mpg observed) and the LC500h falling quite well from its 34-mpg figure to 30 mpg, the difference in the economy of the fuel between the two on the cross-country trip was mostly a wash.
2020 Lexus LC Security
Key safety features include forward collision warning, automated emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, blind-spot monitoring, lane departure warning, and lane-keeping assistance. The LC has not been tested by collisions from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) or the Highway Safety Insurance Institute (IIHS). Along with eight airbags for its relatively compact cabin, LC prides itself on a healthy list of standard and 2020 Lexus LC available driver assistance technologies.