The actual restyled Lexus ES was officially released in spring 2015 as part of a roadshow in Shanghai. The updated model features a new look, modern multimedia system and touch screen and improved sound insulation.
More importantly although, a new 2 . 0-liter, 150 BHP motor has enabled Lexus to remain competitive within the sedan market, meaning that they are still regarded as a premium brand in the European E-Class marketplace.
2017 Lexus ES release date
The actual Lexus ES series will be available on the forecourts in the last quarter of 2016.
Release day: late 2016
2017 Lexus ES cost
The prices for the ES series will start just $40, 000 for the ES350, but which will only enter the North American market, a European edition will also be available, badged as the ES200.
2017 Lexus ES exterior
Changes to the new Lexus are fairly minimal; a luxury styled rad grille, new LED headlights, restyled fenders and more modern sidelights in the shape of a good ‘L’, having said that, the revised version really does look quite different from the older, outgoing product.
The new design incorporates a new 17” edge and four new colors; Sonic White, Copper mineral Brown, Deep Blue and Graphite Dark, they give the new model a more refined appear.
If you look at the photos, you’ll see that the brand new look ES has an element of sporty design about it.
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2017 Lexus ES dimensions
With the addition of the new grille as well as restyled fenders, the overall length of the ES has exploded an extra ½” against the older model.
The entire dimensions for the model are:
Length 4915 mm, Width 1820 mm, Height 1450 mm and a wheelbase of 2820 milimetre.
The standard rims will be fitted with 215/55/17 tyres on a 17” alloy rim.
2017 Lexus ES interior
Between the front seats, you will find an 8” color touchscreen for the press system, and the new ES has a multifunction steering wheel specifically designed for it, the wheel can also be heated. The dash panel features a four. 2” color screen for the onboard pc.
2017 Lexus ES equipment
The standard gear fitted to the ES sedan will include ten airbags, full LED headlights and back lights, light alloy rims, multifunction controls, powered front seats, multimedia system having an 8” touchscreen, next-gen audio system, leather inside, wood trim, twin-zone climate control, rainfall sensing wipers, auto lights, parking receptors and electrically operated rear hatch.
There are many additional optional extras also:
Lexus Security System which can recognize traffic signs, provide lane guidance, automatically switch between higher and low-beam on the headlights, monitor blind-spots, monitor traffic whilst reversing, adaptive luxury cruise control with anti-collision and automatic stopping.
Further, you can get powered sun blinds, electrical trunk lid, panoramic roof, premium sound systems, navigation systems and a rear view digital camera.
2017 Lexus ES specs
The up-to-date 2016 – 2017 ES model is going to be fitted with a gasoline engine in 3 different capacities, all hooked up to a 6-speed auto transmission, driving the front wheels. The actual ES will also be fitted with independent suspension (MacPherson struts) and disc brakes.
The base product will be fitted with a 2 . 0 liters engine, producing about 150 BHP as well as 146 lb/ft of torque, it should therefore the 0 – 60 MPH dash within around 11. 6 seconds and come back good gas mileage.
2017 Lexus ES motor
A slightly more powerful version will be the ES250, which is fitted with a 2 . 5 liter motor, making 150 BHP and 175 lb/ft, giving a 0 – 60 MPH period of about 9. 8 seconds and a best speed of 130 MPH.
The top from the range model is the ES350, a three. 5 liter V6 producing 249 BHP and 255 lb/ft, capable of doing a seven. 5 second 0 -60 MPH as well as go on to a top speed of about one hundred fifty MPH.