Tweet
Lexus introduces dazzling new LC Yellow Edition Coupe

Lexus introduces dazzling new LC Yellow Edition Coupe

02.08.2018: The new Yellow Edition is an exclusive addition to Lexus’ LC flagship coupe range Vibrant Flare Yellow exterior paintwork and unique interior finish in black, white and warm yellow high quality materials

    The new Yellow Edition is an exclusive addition to Lexus’ LC flagship coupe range



    Vibrant Flare Yellow exterior paintwork and unique interior finish in black, white and warm yellow high quality materials including semi-Aniline leather and Alcantara


    Sport+ equipment specification includes Lexus Dynamic Handling with Variable Gear Ratio Steering and four-wheel steering, Torsen limited-slip differential, 21-inch forged alloy wheels and carbon fibre reinforced plastic roof and active rear spoiler


    Luxury cabin features include head-up display, Alcantara headlining and 10-way power-adjustable front seats in semi-aniline leather





Lexus is introducing a dazzling new addition to its LC flagship coupe range with the launch of the new LC Yellow Edition. True to its name it sports a vibrant Flare Yellow paint finish that shows off the LC’s award-winning styling to excellent effect.



The special colour theme continues in the cabin, where the black door panels are enhanced by warm yellow Alcantara inserts. The warm yellow shade is also featured in contrast stitching details on the white leather seats, instrument panel, steering wheel and centre console arm rest, exemplifying the takumi craftsmanship that is a distinguishing feature of Lexus luxury.



The cabin also features a driver’s head-up display, an Alcantara headlining and 10-way power adjustment for the front seats in semi-aniline leather.



Head-turning looks aside, the LC Yellow Edition benefits from advanced performance and handling features that are part of the LC Sport+ specification. Agile, secure handling and superb responsiveness are delivered thanks to Lexus Dynamic Handling and Variable Gear Ratio Steering (VGRS) with four-wheel steering, which independently controls front and rear wheel steering angles, and a Torsen limited-slip differential.



 These advanced systems allow the driver to fully exploit the full potential of the LC’s GA-L global architecture platform with its excellent balance and low centre of gravity.



Special external features include 21-inch forged alloy wheels and a roof and active rear spoiler crafted in lightweight-yet-strong carbon fibre reinforced plastic. The spoiler plays a specific role in maintaining vehicle stability, automatically deploying at speeds above 80 km/h.



Yellow Edition versions of both the LC 500h, with Lexus’ revolutionary self-charging Multi Stage Hybrid System, and the LC 500, powered by a 477 DIN hp naturally aspirated V8 engine with 10-speed automatic transmission, will be available.




The LC Yellow Edition will be displayed on the Lexus stand at Paris Motor Show in October. Customer deliveries will be from the autumn of this year.



- Lexus also photos

Permanent-URL: http://www.automobilsport.com/lexus-lc-yellow-edition-coupe---179512.html

02.08.2018 / MaP

More News

Porsche presents the new Macan - World premiere in Shanghai
25.07.2018
Full connectivity, new design elements and extended equipment for the success modelPorsche has unveiled the new Macan in Shanghai. The compact SUV has been a great success since its launch in 2014, and has now been significantly enhanced in terms of its desig more >>
The second generation of the Audi Q3
25.07.2018
......Successful model with new strengths   Bigger dimensions, more comfort: compact SUV with outstanding everyday utility        New operating concept: digital displays and MMI touch display     more >>
Ford Ranger Raptor is Ready for the 'Outback Attack'
24.07.2018
Bringing Off-Road Experience to a New LevelUnveiled to the world for the first time earlier this year, the highly anticipated Ford Ranger Raptor is set to arrive in markets across Asia Pacific. With Ford P more >>
The i8 Roadster by AC Schnitzer: open, light and very dynamic.
20.07.2018
  The i8 Roadster is just a new body version? We take a different view and are pleased that we too can continue the success story of the BMW i8 series with innovative AC Schnitzer special developments for the Roadster in terms of efficiency and sportiness. more >>
Spice up your driveway: Hyundai unveils the New i30 N Line
19.07.2018
Hyundai introduces the first model in Europe with the new N Line trim. New design features and engineering upgrades make the i30 even more dynamic. The new N Line will be available in Belgium and Luxembourg as from late 2018.After successfully launching the first prod more >>
Vietnamese car company VinFast to unveil SUV and sedan at the 2018 Paris Motor Show
18.07.2018
•    SUV and sedan to debut at 2018 Paris Motor Show•    VinFast partners with world-leading European design and engineering experts•    Exports planned a few years after domestic launch more >>
The new top model of the Q family: Audi Q8 now available to order
10.07.2018
Luxuriously equipped SUV coupe for business and pleasure        Powerful 3.0 TDI quattro with 210 kW (286 hp) and mild hybrid system        Prices in Germany start at 76,300 euros; market launch in August more >>
Die Opel-X-Familie: Abenteuerlustig, flexibel, elegant – und sehr erfolgreich
05.07.2018
    Beliebt: Opel ist von Januar bis April Nummer 1-Marke in Europa im SUV B-Segment    Entschieden: Mehr als jeder dritte Käufer eines Opel in Belgien wählt ein X-Modell    Abenteuerlustig: Knapp 900.000 Bestellungen für den sportlichen Opel Mokka X    Flexibel: Mehr als 125.0 more >>
Exclusive Fiat 500 "Spiaggina '58" is the special birthday tribute to Fiat 500
05.07.2018
•    Today marks both the birthday of the Fiat icon and the 60th anniversary of the famous 500 Jolly Spiaggina, the legendary little car's first special series and symbol of the "Dolce Vita".•    For the du more >>
New Audi A1 Sportback
20.06.2018
....ideal companion for an urban lifestyle    Eye-catching, masculine design with taut lines        Infotainment concepts from the Audi full-size class        New driver assis more >>
The all-new BMW 8 Series Coupe.
15.06.2018
• Sport car dynamics fused with luxury and refinement. • Uncompromising performance from a new 530hp V8 petrol or 320hp six-cylinder diesel engine. • Distinctive new styling themes. • Advanced technology and connectivity with ADAS features. • On sale in the UK from June 2018, priced from £76,270 OTR. more >>
Stelvio and Giulia NRING: showcases of Alfa Romeo excellence
14.06.2018
•    Giulia Quadrifoglio "NRING" and Stelvio Quadrifoglio "NRING" Nürburgring Limited Editions celebrate the historic bond of supreme success linking Alfa Romeo to the legendary German circuit. Orders have opened today.• &nbs more >>
Mission E: Porsche’s first fully electric sports car is named Taycan
10.06.2018
Porsche announces the series production nameThe future of mobility is another step closer: Series production of the first purely electric Porsche is set to begin next year. In preparation, the vehicle has now been given its official name: The “Mission E more >>
The Porsche 911 Speedster Concept: open-top, pure and with over 500 hp
08.06.2018
World premiere for the ‘70 years Porsche sportscar’ celebrationsPorsche will be giving itself an excellent present for the 70th anniversary of its sports cars: the 911 Speedster Concept is a road-ready study of an open-top and particularly exc more >>
Brabham Automotive reveals BT62 Signature Series livery
08.06.2018
The BT62 celebrates the past and positions Brabham for the road ahead. With a base price of £1m plus local taxes, and before options, production of the Brabham BT62 will be limited to just seventy cars in recognition of Brabham’s seventy-year heritage, with customers able to choose from either the ‘Celebration’ or ‘Signature’ series. more >>
All-new BMW X5 - Highlights
06.06.2018
Fourth generation of the BMW X family patriarch. New BMW X5 opens the next chapter in the success story of the Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) segment’s founder, of which more than 2.2 million units have been sold so far. New edition more >>
Audi Q8 - The new face of the Q family
05.06.2018
Expressive design with new Singleframe and features from the original Audi quattro        Generous, elegant interior, touch operating concept and high-tech navigation        All-wheel steering and quat more >>
The new BMW Z4: green light for pure driving pleasure.
04.06.2018
Driving dynamics trials at the BMW test centre in Miramas in the south of France provide key insights into the performance properties of the new roadster. Long bonnet, short overhangs, low centre of gravity, soft top: the sporty two- more >>
The Arden AJ 24 RS – feline predator with racing ambitions
29.05.2018
Arden Automobilbau GmbH once again proves to be in a class of its own when it comes to refining the Jaguar XE and presents the spectacular complete reconstruction Arden AJ 24 RS in addition to its extensive range of refit parts. Thanks to 463 hp raw e more >>
Technical description Porsche 911 GT3 R
11.05.2018
Porsche 911 GT3 R (991, Gen. 2) racing versionConcept• Single-seater customer race car based on the Porsche 911 GT3 RSEngine• Water-cooled six-cylinder boxer engine (rear mount more >>
Racing version of the Porsche 911 GT3 RS
11.05.2018
Strong, swift, spectacular: the new 911 GT3 R   Porsche has designed a new customer racer for GT3 series worldwide for 2019 based on the 911 GT3 RS production sports car: the 911 GT3 R. During the development of the up to 404 kW (550 hp)* racing nine- more >>
The new BMW M5 Competition.
09.05.2018
The new BMW M5 Competition high-performance sedan (fuel consumption combined: 10.8 - 10.7 l/100 km; CO2 emissions combined: 246 – 243 g/km)* brings together exceptional performance and a suitably rarefied aura with the unruffled ease in everyday use for which BMW M models are renowned. more >>
New Porsche Cayenne now available as a plug-in hybrid
02.05.2018
Porsche SUV with E-performance and new comfort optionsPorsche is expanding its range of hybrids even further: the new Cayenne E-Hybrid combines the best driving dynamics in its class with maximum efficiency. A three-litre V6 engine (250 kW/340 hp) combin more >>
The new BMW 8 Series Coupe: With maximum dynamics on the way to series production.
26.04.2018
Current driving dynamics tests being carried out on the new luxury sports car in Wales demonstrate not only the harmonious interaction between drive and suspension, but also the wide spectrum of handling characteristics encompassing racing performance and lon more >>
The all-new Lexus ES - Higher level of performance and sophistication
25.04.2018
•    New dynamic capabilities reflected in an emotional design   •    Built on the new Global Architecture – K platform, giving excellent body rigidity and design freedom•  more >>
Volkswagen presents the Atlas Cross Sport and Atlas Tanoak concept cars
03.04.2018
Double premiere in New York    Atlas Cross Sport: five-seat Atlas concept car in dynamic coupé style offers a tangible preview of a new Volkswagen SUV for the American market    Atlas Tanoak: the concept car being more >>
Exclusive Original BMW Accessory for the BMW X2.
01.04.2018
Camouflage wrapping for the Sports Activity Coupé makes for a polarising appearance.With an unmistakable design, a cool appearance and sporty urban genes, the new BMW X2 (combined fu more >>
Renault Captur S-Edition: ‘S’ for Sporty!
28.03.2018
The Renault Captur range has been extended with the addition of a new limited-edition S-Edition version which is exclusively available with a more powerful engine. Bespoke styling and sporty embellishments, with prices (in France) starti more >>
Volkswagen presents the new Touareg
24.03.2018
    In its most important market: Volkswagen is presenting the brand's new flagship in China    Milestone of the SUV campaign: Touareg shows Volkswagen's claim in the premium class    The power of the brand: Touareg is a statement on design, technology, handling and comfort  &nbs more >>
Neuer Opel Corsa GSi: Kleiner Sportstar mit großem Namen
21.03.2018
•    Fortsetzung der GSi-Tradition: Auf den Opel Insignia GSi folgt jetzt der Corsa GSi•    Präzision pur : Sportfahrwerk vom schnellen Bruder Corsa OPC•    Kompromissloser Auftritt: Dynamisches Design mit scharfen, klar gezogenen Linien•    Tourenwagen-Feeling: Recar more >>
Kia reveals first glimpse of all-new K900 luxury sedan
20.03.2018
•    Kia releases first images of new flagship luxury sedan•    Rich, sophistacted design and balanced proportions ensure a strong on-road presence for K900•    Analog clock developed exclusively by Swiss watch brand Maurice Lacroix•    Minimalist interio more >>
All-New 2018 Honda Accord Hybrid Arrives in Showrooms
17.03.2018
.....as the New Benchmark Among Midsize Hybrids    Hybrid version of 2018 North American Car of the Year debuts with best-in-class cabin space, power, and cargo space    Trim levels expanded from three t more >>
The BMW Concept M8 Gran Coupe showcases a new interpretation of luxury for the BMW brand.
07.03.2018
The BMW Concept M8 Gran Coupe illustrates the meaning behind the letter “M” at BMW in impressive style: it stands for “more”, more of everything. As well as dynamic excellence, the BMW Concept M8 Gran Coupe embodies a new facet of lu more >>
Porsche concept study sets new standards in design
07.03.2018
Mission E Cross Turismo – electric mobility in its most beautiful form   Porsche is unveiling a vehicle with many talents and a spectacular design language at the Geneva Motor Show: the Mission E Cross Turismo. The s more >>
BMW ALPINA XD3 AND XD4
06.03.2018
No boundaries. The new BMW ALPINA XD3 and XD4.     • The new BMW ALPINA XD3 builds on the great success of its predecessor, taking performance, driving dynamics and versatilit more >>
Limited Production 2019 Stinger GT “Atlantica” Brings Unique Features to Kia’s Fastback Sport Sedan
06.03.2018
500-unit Production Run Promises Quick Sell-Out •    Exclusive metallic blue paint, wheels and luxurious interior add to Stinger’s stunning appearance•    Unique badging make more >>
The new BMW M2 Coupe Edition Black Shadow
05.03.2018
With worldwide sales of more than 12,000 units, the BMW M2 was the most successful model from the BMW M GmbH in 2017 – Huge popularity prompts the development of an edition model once more underscoring the compact high-performance sports car’s dynamics. more >>
The new Mercedes-AMG C 43 4MATIC Saloon and Estate
05.03.2018
- Enhanced performance and a design update for the bestsellerWith four body variants, three output levels and two drive types, the C-Class is the most versatile and most successful model series from Mercedes-AMG.  Extensive measures now make the entry-level mo more >>
Kia Optima with new powertrains and fresh design
27.02.2018
•    Optima offers new ‘U3’ 1.6-litre CRDi engine with lower, cleaner emissions•    Powertrain line-up bolstered by addition of 1.6-litre T-GDi gasoline engine•    Revised exterior and interior design for spacious sedan and Sportswagon•    Equ more >>

2001-2020 automobilsport.com full copyright