Despite being present in India for a long time, the Lexus is not that popular in the luxury car segment. The Japanese luxury car brand may launch the next generation model of the Lexus RX SUV at the upcoming Delhi Auto Expo 2023. The upcoming SUV will be a strong hybrid car.
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Japanese luxury car company Lexus entered the Indian market in 2017. The company has taken many steps like starting a manufacturing facility in India itself. According to reports, the company will also participate in the Delhi Auto Expo 2023. The Japanese company can launch the Lexus RX SUV next generation model at the Auto Expo. This will be the first participation of the luxury car brand at the Delhi Auto Expo. Lexus has been present in India for a long time, but even Indians who buy luxury cars know little about Lexus. The company can also present an updated version of the LC500h coupe at the Auto Expo.
Lexus RX SUV Next Generation
The new Lexus RX is the fifth generation model of the SUV series. Apart from the regular fuel-based engine, this model is also available in Strong Hybrid. But for the first time, the company also gets it in plug-in-hybrid option. The ex-showroom price of the RX 450hL SUV is Rs 1.11 crore.
Lexus will drop the model with the fuel-based engine and plug-in-hybrid option for the Indian market. The company will sell only the strong hybrid model of the Lexus RX SUV next generation in India.
Lexus LC500h Coupe
The Lexus LC500h hard top coupe model is available in India. The ex-showroom price of this luxurious luxury coupe car is Rs 2.20 crore. This car comes with a 3.5 liter hybrid V6 engine. The company can present its updated model at the Auto Expo. The LC500h coupe is also powered by a naturally aspirated 5.0-litre V8 engine. The company also runs a special Indian edition of the Global Lexus Design Awards.
Lexus in India
After entering India, the luxury car brand had set up dealerships in two cities. Their number has now increased to six. The company has recently announced to start the used car division as well. There will be a transaction of a used car. At the same time, the company has started the Lexus line for Lexus vehicles at the Toyota plant in Bangalore. India is the third place in the world, where the company has started manufacturing.