Lexus Has Updated Its Popular Sedan
At the Shanghai motor show Lexus has demonstrated the ES sedan 2016 model year. The update was limited to minor modifications of appearance, empowerment for decorating and replenishment motor scales. In addition, Lexus ES, a new complex of security systems.
"Update" Lexus ES exterior designers prefer using light strokes. For example, they just tweaked original grille, redesigned bumper (it appeared running lights new shape) and upgraded optics. The interior has a new steering wheel with three spokes and an expanded set of function keys, as well as a refined 4.2-inch monitor. In addition, the sedan has expanded the color range of exterior colours and interior design, including colors used in the finishing of skin and texture of decorative overlays.
Updated Lexus ES got a more rigid body - now in its production, the technology used, tested on a compact IS. However, in the details of the manufacturer chose not to go. Unknown and while giving the new two-liter engine with direct injection that will join the engine range of the sedan in some markets, including Russia. It is not excluded that we are talking about the turbo engine, which debuted on the Lexus NX crossover. But the Lexus has stated that the engine appeared on the sedan for the sake of compliance with regulatory requirements on fuel consumption, which operate in China. Thus, it is possible that Lexus has provided the ES sedan is a compact and economical two-liter aspirated.
Other engines, which are fitted in ES, has not been amended. The sedan will retain the 2.5-liter "four", V6 3.5 l, and also a version with a hybrid power plant.
One of the main innovations for the Lexus ES, which first appeared in this family, became complex safety systems Safety System+, uniting in one system a number of driving assistants. With the help of radar and cameras, the sedan will be able to track pedestrians to brake before obstacles, to follow the markup, adjust their speed, to control the high beams and the like. Earlier, a similar complex received the RX crossover of a new generation.
From official dealers updated Lexus ES will appear in the second half of this year.