Lexus News and Features – 11 March 2016

11 March 2016

The latest from the UK and overseas

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LC 500h revealed
Lexus took the wraps off the LC 500h at the Geneva motor show, a version of its radically deigned coupe that is powered by a new multi-stage full hybrid system. It also hosted the first appearance in Europe of the LF-FC concept, a study for a new hydrogen fuel cell-powered luxury flagship model. Links to full information about both cars are available here.

Lexus “anticipation” in Milan
Lexus has released first details of the new installation that will form the centrepiece of its contribution to this year’s Milan Design Week. Design group Formafantasma and celebrated chef Yoji Tokuyoshi will be combining their skills in a multi-sensory work that captures the theme of “anticipation”. Lexus will also be showcasing the work of the finalists in this year’s Lexus Design Award.. Read more here.

Fifth year for Lexus as America’s most reliable brand
Lexus makes America’s most reliable cars, according to the results of the 2016 J.D. Power and Associates’ Vehicle Dependability Study. Top-ranked for the fifth year in a row, Lexus picked up three segment awards as well as the overall accolade, based on owners’ experiences with three-year-old vehicles. Read more here.

From the blog: top car for top chef
Michelin-starred chef Michel Roux Jr, one of the world’s finest restaurateurs, has become a Lexus ambassador. He talked to our blog about the synergies between his approach to running a perfect restaurant and the way Lexus brings the Japanese approach to hospitality to the design of its cars and customer service. Read more here.

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Media website updates
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Lexus News and Features – 11 March 2016


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