Lexus Manila Inc., together with Toyota Motor Philippines launched their latest luxury coupe, the Lexus LC 500. Under the hood of the LC 500 is a 5-liter, V8 32- Valve DOHC Dual VVT-I that produces 477hp and is mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission. TMP president Satoru Suzuki, in his opening remarks said, “The LC is more than just a dream come to life. Yes, the LC is an archetype of concept-to-reality. But beyond that, the LC is a symbol of change. A change that we hope is palpable as Lexus shifts from just a luxury automotive brand, to a luxury lifestyle brand.” Raymond Rodriguez, LMI president added, “Thank you for the unwavering support you have shown Lexus for the past eight years. We couldn’t have done it without you.” With this all-new flagship vehicle of Lexus, TMP senior vice president Jose Ariel Arias proudly shared Lexus’ new tagline, Experience Amazing!
Read more about the LC 500 in next month’s issue of Autocar Philippines.