2017 Lexus SC is likely the result of Lexus LF-LC concept that has been presented at Detroit Auto Show in 2012. We have been waiting that before this concept gave huge impact around the automotive industry including the critics and the crowd because the fans are delighted with the car and we keep waiting its production but for a long time it only ended on concept. It seems that this concept will be materialized as this new version to complete the third-generation. As we know that this model was paused in 2010 and a great new edition is expected which is 2017 Lexus SC.
2017 Lexus SC Specs
There is a big probability that this car will not be too different from the predecessor and 2017 Lexus SC will be an excellent tourer. It is reported by some reliable sources that the car will get heavy influenced from the concept of LF-LC. It means that the car is very possible to get new platform and at the same time this platform will be helpful to cut the previous bodyweight. Most of the car’s body is coming out with extra lightweight materials including the carbon fiber and the aluminum body. This way will be excellent in order to support the performance that is even much better compared to the RC-F Coupe.
Besides, 2017 Lexus SC will keep its aggressive look which is more aerodynamic and even it has more muscular look that is from LF-LC concept but with newer solutions such as RC-F to feature many unique details. The company also will modify the headlights and taillights with the same spindle grille.
2017 Lexus SC Engine
When it comes to the engine, 2017 Lexus SC will offer two variants. For the base model, it is available with V8 engine 5.0 liter that could be found around RC-F Coupe. This engine is mated to new 10-speed auto transmission and it is able to generate 475 horsepower. The new model is also designed in hybrid variant but it still not confirmed yet by the official. There is a big expectation that the company will support it with V6 engine through the combination of electric units and petrol engine in order to generate the power for about 500 horses.
2017 Lexus SC Release Date and Price
Expect the production 2017 Lexus SC to be unveiled at an early 2016 auto show with an on-sale date later that year. Price should be in the $80K to $95K range. The company will redesign it to battle with some strong rivals such as Jaguar XJ, Mercedes Benz E-Class Coupe and BMW 6-Series.