Lexus LX

As the Lexus LX series of large SUV in the Lexus brand, Toyota is known.

The LX- Series was first introduced and sold in 1996. In Germany it is not officially available.

The Lexus LX is related to the Toyota Land Cruiser.

First generation (1996-1997)

Lexus LX 450

The first generation was 450 ( FZJ80 ) offered as LX. She had a six-cylinder 4.5 liter engine with 212 hp (158 kW). With the LX 450, which was based almost entirely on the Toyota Land Cruiser 80 Series, Lexus first entered the area of ​​the SUV or SUV.

Second generation (1998-2007)

Lexus LX 470

In 1998, the second generation Lexus than LX 470 in the market. These again based on the Toyota Land Cruiser, now the 100 series. The designation as LX 470 pointed to a larger displacement, which had now increased to 4.7 liters. The V8 engine produced initially 230, later 235 and finally 268 hp.

Third generation (since 2008)

Lexus LX 570

With the 2008 model year Lexus LX 570 brought to the market. Again, this is again related to the Toyota Land Cruiser, but made ​​his debut in front of his sister model. The LX 570 has grown to 5.7-liter V8. This makes 383 hp ( 286 kW) at 546 Nm of torque.