For the next couple of months, the officials from an utterly famous and world widely praised Japanese car manufacturer Toyota, (actually its luxury division department-Lexus) have decided to surprise us all, by launching some of their the most likable and popular vehicles, fully refreshed. We will have the highly exclusive opportunity to see the vast majority of these fully refreshed variants in the following couple of months, mainly been presented as the car exhibits on Car Shows, which will be held throughout the Globe. Certainly, one of these remarkable upgraded cars is newly made 2016 Lexus ES. It is planned to stay midsize luxury sedan with plenty of inner space, just as its larger siblings. Of course, the refreshment will be reflected on its, somehow, upgraded exterior and well as the interior. Our suggestion is to see what the newly made Lexus has to offer, so, shall we?
Interior, Exterior & Appearance of new 2016 Lexus ES
General design of fully refreshed 2016 Lexus ES will be following with a certain, minor modifications and upgrades. Certainly, the data that is worth of being stressed out that the Lexus’s designers have in their plans that this newly refreshed variant stays remain fateful to its original luxury equipped interior. That, in reality, means that cabin will remain roomy with providing high amounts of comfort to its passengers. It will, also, be stuffed with a wide range of the most various hi-technology and highly trendy safety features. Some of them will be: brand new designed infotainment system called- Enform, 10-way powered front seats, full designed leather upholstery being additionally complemented with some pretty interesting wooden details that are going to satisfy the people of the most refined taste, a numerous destination service, a built-in backup camera, advanced App Suite and Remote Touch.
Regarding the safety features, which will be available to see in refreshed 2016 Lexus ES, the following ones are, by our pretty humble opinion, among the most relevant ones: a Pre-collision system, a Rear Cross Traffic Alert that will be available matched with slightly upgraded Blind Spot Monitor and Lane Departure Alert. Fully refreshed 2016 Lexus ES’s interior will come along available in three brand new trim colors: Linear Dark Mocha, Illustrious Piano Black, and matte-finish Bamboo.
When it comes to exterior wise made changes- the general impression of the vehicle will remain pretty similar to its previous model. But, when we look a little bit better, more than a few refreshments will be noticed. Firstly, fully refreshed 2016 Lexus ES will come along with its masterfully crafted, a bit, large spindle grille coupled with its awesome created LED daytime running lights as well as HID headlights. It will be quite similar to Avalon. Although been built on the same platform, like its previous variant, the 2016 Lexus ES’s coupe-like design will be of a huge help, when it comes to the general aerodynamic performances, as well as its sound insulation. The finishing touch will be at its back, where its taillights will feature a more conspicuous L-shape and chrome-tipped, rectangular exhaust tips.
2016 Lexus ES Engine
As for the engine section concerns, there won’t be any major changes. So, under the hood of a fully refreshed 2016 Lexus ES , one will be able to find a 3.5-liter V6 engine, which general strength has been estimated at 268 horsepower and 248 lb-ft of torque. Only novelty that is going to be made in this section, compared to the previous model, is that this engine option will be available, matched with a 6-speed automatic transmission, which will have a direct influence on its fuel economy. The quite awesome news is that the Lexus’s engineers are planning to include a hybrid option, which is going to be available for ordering slightly after the regular presentation of this car. This hybrid motor option, the most likely will be a bold combination between a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine and an electric motor and the general output have been estimated at 200 horsepower.
Lexus ES 2016 Release Date & Price
The premiere of 2016 Lexus ES has, already, been scheduled for this year’s Shanghai motor show. The base expected price will, the most likely, be around $38,000.
More info on official Lexus site.