Lexus LS 460 AWD

With the Lexus LS 460 AWD adds the premium Japanese manufacturer 's flagship model to another model with the same permanent and variable all-wheel drive. After the debut of the Lexus LS 460 AWD at the Moscow Motor Show of the new Lexus is available from December 2008. Driven the new Lexus four-wheel drive variant of the biggest series of a 4.6-liter V8 gasoline engine with an output of 367 hp. The new Lexus LS 460 all-wheel system with self-locking Torsen differential is installed, the approximately 30 percent smaller and lighter than financing solutions available on the market. This assumes the LS 460 AWD from Lexus LS 600h sister models with the innovative Lexus Hybrid engine. In both vehicles, the driving torque is distributed by default in the ratio of 40: 60 between the front and rear axle. If the current driving situation requires it, the power distribution between 30:70 and 50:50 may vary to ensure even with problematic weather always optimal traction, driving dynamics, stability and safe progress. Thus, despite an outstanding performance and excellent driving behavior not get the comfort and the noise level of the new all-wheel drive sedan from Lexus behind, 460 AWD has been extensively modified on Lexus LS : So the transfer case was an extremely compact three-shaft configuration instead of a traditional chain drive. Moreover, running noises have been reduced by a precision polishing of the gears. The Lexus was also slightly modified externally : the luggage compartment of the Lexus LS series was once again extended to 60 liters, so the LS 460 with up to 565 liters offers the largest luggage compartment in its class.

Technical details

2008 4.6 Gasoline 367 HP Sedan
Series 2008 - 2010
Types Sedan
Engine capacity 4608 cm³
Performance 367 HP (272 kW)
Top speed 250 km/h
Acceleration (0-100 km/h) 6,3 sec
Gearbox 8-speed automatic
Drive permanent all-wheel
Number of doors 4
Number of seats 5
Body type Sedan
CO2 emissions 263 g/km
Environmental zone 4
Emission Class Euro 4
Fuel Gasoline
Consumption according to the manufacturer 16,5 l/100km (city) 7,9 l/100km (highway) 11,1 l/100km (total)
Actual consumption --
Length 5,03 m
Width 1,88 m
Height 1,48 m
Boot volume 505 l
Empty weight 2020 kg
Payload 475 kg
Price 2271
Insurance class 23 HF / 29 TK / 28 VK

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