Cars – Sedan Comes Lexus The full luxury 2021 LS is ranked fifth among the best cars in its class, according to US News, as a direct result of its impressive level of reliability and a cabin at the top of luxury and luxury, in addition to many standard features and a strong acceleration experience that does not affect its comfort levels, so we will know Today, it has its advantages and disadvantages.
enjoy Lexus The LS has an external design that expresses its prestige and position as the leading sedan from the luxury Japanese manufacturer Lexus, which is first shown through its giant spindle grille that carries a lot of overlapping lines, with the shiny silver color covering everything, in addition to the Lexus logo in the middle in a clear way, In addition to the huge bonnet, the lamps with its sharp and offensive design with LED lighting, and the integrated turn signal.
On the sides, we notice streamlined mirrors with large doors that facilitate entry and exit, especially with the high roof, while the chrome frame surrounding the windows works to give an additional touch of sophistication, while the dynamic side lines and large wheels highlight the sporty character of the sedan with a tilted roof. Large dual exhaust outlets and taillights extending to the sides.
Cabin and Technologies
The first thing that will impress you in the interior of the 2021 Lexus LS is its spacious interior, which begins with the provision of a luggage box with a capacity of 481 liters with a large opening that facilitates the placement and lifting of various items, although it does not provide the possibility of folding the rear seats for better sound insulation.
As for the seats, it provides a very comfortable seating space, even for long distances, in the front and rear, with the front seats adjusting in 16 directions as standard or optional 28 directions with full support for cooling, heating and massage, in addition to the option to adjust the position of the rear seats in up to 22 directions with massage feature and the option to have a footrest for passengers on the alliance with a luxurious leather-wrapped armrest, in addition to a 7-inch rear touch screen to control the audio system and several other settings.
In general, the interior of the 2021 Lexus LS meets the expectations of its customers by providing an impressive level of quality for the luxurious interior materials, where we find luxurious leather upholstery covering various surfaces with wooden decorations and some touches of handmade Japanese Kiriko glass optional in several places.
On the technology side, there is a 12.3-inch center touch screen close to the level of the driver’s hands, with a touch panel to control the screen remotely if desired, but the system suffers from an old and complex user interface, which needs some time to get used to, except that Apple CarPlay provides And Android Auto solves that problem most of the time.
Other technical features in the cabin include support for voice commands via Amazon Alexa, in addition to a standard audio system with 12 speakers, or an optional Mark Levinson audio system that includes 23 speakers, in addition to the availability of dual or four-zone air conditioning, a sunroof, Digital meter display.
Luxury cars generally do not pass safety tests, which is the case with the 2021 Lexus LS due to its low numbers sold and exorbitant prices, but it certainly offers excellent levels of safety with an extensive package of safety technologies, which includes forward collision alert with pedestrian and occupant detection Bikes, Automatic Emergency Braking, Lane Departure Warning, Blind Spot Monitoring, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Adaptive Headlights, Road Sign Detection, Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Keeping Assist and Surround Camera.
performance and consumption
Lexus offers the 2021 LS with 3 options of engines, and their types are as follows:
- A 3.5-liter V6 engine with 311 horsepower and a 10-speed automatic transmission with an average consumption of 10 km/l
- 3.5-liter V6 Hybrid Engine with 354 HP with CVT Automatic Transmission with Average Consumption of 12.3 Km/L
- A 3.5-liter twin-turbo V6 engine with 415 horsepower and a 10-speed automatic transmission with an average consumption of 9.3 km/l
All engines come with either rear or all-wheel drive
Despite all the advantages of the 2021 Lexus LS, it suffers from several drawbacks, the most important of which is its high prices in many markets, especially if it is provided with some optional features provided by the company, and at the same time it suffers from the advent of an old entertainment system that is clearly difficult to use compared to competitors, but Competing cars from German brands offer a more sporty riding experience because Lexus focuses on comfort more, and finally the high-performance class suffers from the lack of a sports exhaust system and instead uses an artificial system to strengthen the engine sound and direct it into the cabin when this feature is activated, which is something Many fans do not like listening to the sound of real engine rap.
The 2021 Lexus LS prices in Saudi Arabia start from 374,373 riyals, including value-added tax, while international prices start from 76,000 dollars.