Lexus LC 500 Convertible concept was first shown in 2019 at Los Angeles International Auto Show. The two-door LC family has its new member LC 500 Convertible.
The 2021 Lexus LC 500 Convertible will be having a starting price of $102,025 including the $1,025 destination charge that is $8,050 more than its coupe base price.
The Lexus LC 500 Convertible is designed to even sharper and refined than Lexus LC 500 Coupe. Automaker state that it will be having the same driving dynamics as its coupe and chassis has improved to give it more rigidity. Its weight is also reduced at the rear by a die-cast aluminium suspension brace. It has only gained 217 pounds than its coupe. It has an HVAC system to adjust the temperature concerning temperature. Active Noise Control is designed to make the cabin quieter and listen to the roar of its powerful engine. Its beltline and rear moulding are also reshaped to suppress wind.
No compromise on performance will be here as it is having 5.0L V8 engine paired with 10-speed automatic transmission generating 471 horsepower and 398 LB-FT of torque same performance as its Coupe.
The soft top has four layers and the fabric that is chosen it will stay tight and prevent wrinkle as said by Lexus. Excellent sound insulation will be also there. Only 15 seconds required to lower the roof and 16 to raise it.
As its design is being refined the trunk has been raised slightly and widened and the center brake light is fitted into it. Taking the cool environment in mind, an available neck-lever heater has been added to the seats.
Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa compatibility will be there with a 10.3-inch split-screen multimedia display, climate controls and voice-activated navigation system. Lexus Enform Remote service and Destination Assist one year trial will be included.
Safety is a priority to fulfil this Lexus Safety System is standard, Blind spot monitor with rear cross-traffic alert also standard. Lexus Enform Safety Connect and Service Connect will be complimentary for 10 years.
The Structural Blue paint with white semi-aniline leather interior is known as inspiration series. It will be restricted to only 100 units and costs $18,800. Its touring package of $5,290 will be having a semi-aniline leather upgrade, neck-level heaters, heated steering wheel and Mark Levinson sound audio system is for $1,220.