If you’re still in the market for a cool new car, don’t let the summer end without considering the 2023 Lexus LS 500 F SPORT AWD. It’s has a sleek design, and a road performance that’s incredibly smooth. It’s powered by a 3.5-liter twin-turbo V6 engine. The AWD system makes zipping around corners a breeze. This engine produces 416 horsepower and 442 lb-ft of torque and is mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission. The LS 500 F SPORT AWD also features Lexus Dynamic Handling (LDH) with the adaptive Variable Suspension (AVS) system, which provides enhanced driving dynamics. Enjoy the heated and cooled seats, that offer plenty of space, especially for a sport model car. The infotainment system is also top-notch and works very well. The F SPORT package adds a few sporty touches to enhance the drive and the overall look of the car. Other high-end amenities include a 12.3-inch infotainment display, 14-speaker Mark Levinson sound system, and a 10.3-inch head-up display.
There’s even a performance-inspired instrumentation, bolstered front sport seats, F SPORT 20-inch wheels with a Dark Vapor Chrome finish, larger brakes, aluminum pedals, with vehicle dynamics control system yet, the LS F SPORT delivers the most engaging LS driving experience ever. And the exclusive Dynamic Handling Package (RWD) with Active Rear Steering and active stabilizers, pushes the intensity even higher. The F SPORT bolstered 28-way power front seats feature an exclusive perforated L-motif pattern. There are aluminum pedals, a perforated leather–trimmed shift knob and steering wheel, performance-inspired sliding instrumentation, and an Ultrasuede®33-trimmed headliner are just a few indicators of the passion that awaits new drivers and owners.
The exterior of the LS 500 F SPORT AWD is sleek and modern with plenty of technology, such as LED headlights, a panoramic moonroof, and a rear spoiler. The exclusive exterior styling features such as a dynamic front fascia and mesh grille, exterior badging, darkened chrome lower trim, and large six-piston front and four-piston rear brakes.
Safety is also a priority with the LS 500 F SPORT AWD, that bolsters a comprehensive suite of driver assistance features, including 10-Airbags Smart/Stop technology, adaptive cruise control, lane keeping assist, and blind spot monitoring.
THE NUMBERS: MSRP/about $88,545 — MPG: City/17 – Hwy/27