Auto Shows Lexus to preview new range-topping SUV with Detroit-bound concept

23:06  04 january  2018
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This time around he’s back with a Lexus RX crossover, and while the damage isn’t quite as extensive as that Bimmer was, his work is still quite impressive in getting it back into shape. Lexus to preview new range - topping SUV with Detroit - bound concept .

Lexus describes the concept as a flagship model, suggesting that the car, in production terms, would be an SUV coupé sitting above the range - topping RX, much like the Lexus RX L: new seven-seat SUV unveiled. Source: autocar Lexus previews flagship SUV with Detroit - bound concept .

Lexus LF-1 Limitless Concept Detroit 2018 Teaser© UK Lexus LF-1 Limitless Concept Detroit 2018 Teaser

Lexus is set to preview its forthcoming flagship SUV with the new LF-1 Limitless concept car that will be unveiled at the Detroit motor show in January.



The Japanese company says the car, which is thought to signpost the design language of the new SUV, ‘seeks to redefine the boundaries of luxury’ and ‘heralds a new genre of luxury crossover vehicles’.

Specific details are few and far between, but a shadowy teaser image gives us a peek at the rear quarter of the concept car, showing off a split rear spoiler, tail lights running the width of the vehicle and a rakish rear window, as well as a burnt orange paint job and slightly dished alloy wheels.

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Lexus has previewed its LF-1 Unlimited concept before its scheduled Detroit motor show to reveal the day of today. Super-luxury Range Rover two-door coupe under consideration. Lexus RX L: new seven-seat SUV unveiled.

Lexus has previewed a large SUV coupé model ahead of its Detroit motor show reveal early next year. The LF-1 Limitless concept takes the form of a high-riding SUV with a steeply raked rear screen, suggesting a coupé-like roofline. Super-luxury Range Rover two-door coupé under consideration.

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It also looks as though a panoramic tinted glass roof stretches over the heads of the rear-seat passengers, while there’s a shard of silvery trim above the rear windows.

Lexus is coy about the car’s interior, but the blue screens visible in the image appear to be headrest-mounted rear-seat entertainment systems, suggesting that the car will focus heavily on in-car technology and passenger comfort.

It’s expected to be high-tech under the skin, too. The blue lighting around the Lexus badge on the bootlid suggests that the LF-1 may boast a hybrid powertrain – potentially based around the 3.5-litre V6 petrol engine found in the RX SUV, which currently tops the Lexus crossover range.

We won’t have long to wait before Lexus fills us in, though, with the LF-1 Limitless set to be unveiled at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, which runs from January 13-29.

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