The 2016 Lexus GS 350 sedan is expected to get a number of improvements for the 2016 model year. It is expected to be equipped with a more powerful engine to offer higher power and torque, meaning that for better performance and fuel economy than its predecessor. It is also expected to come with a horde of technology upgrades and new internal colours and wood trim collections.
The 2016 Lexus GS 350 epitomizes the juncture of fashion and modification with a powerful performance of the signature front spindle grille of Lexus for the 2016 model year. The grille is framed by stylish satin chrome border and flanked by unique novel standard dual-LED headlamps. The nocturnal shine is obviously the look of Lexus.
A novel front bumper and the rocker panel plan further sharpen the coupe-stimulated profile, with the change extending to the revised taillights, revised back trim and new 18-inch and 19-inch alloy wheels with the machine finish. Daring design deserves daring color, and so the new GS 350 comes with new Nightfall Mica, Matador Red Mica and Ultrasonic Blue Mica 2.0 among other options. The mica colors exercise an extremely complex multi-coated, double-baked process that was earlier employed for custom cars and concept vehicles only.
Lexus GS 350 2016 Interior
Each year Pebble Beach assembles the best in stylishness and technology from past decades. The new Lexus GS 350 presents a contemporary interpretation, demonstrated by innovative interior trim collections, including Matte Walnut, laser cut wood and linear 3D. The analog clock situated in the center of the dashboard is housed in one aluminum bar and it employs LED indicators. For the 2016 GS 350 it includes GPS functionality for regulating the time zone.
The 2016 Lexus GS 350 is rolling evidence to the promise to cutting-edge safety know-how of the brand. Its configuration and ten standard airbags structure the base for passengers’ protection, whereas an extensive range of driver-assist technologies would assist the driver to shun hazards. Novel and optional features includes Lexus Safety System + that mingles Pre-Collision System with Lane Departure Alert with steering support, Pedestrian Detection, bright high beam and all-velocity dynamic radar travel control, which works at a variety of speeds.
2016 Lexus GS 350 interior
Lexus offered new multimedia as that of its predecessor, but this time the new vehicle comes with a 12.3-inch monitor that get the full-screen map ability when outfitted with navigation. Other multimedia alterations comprise improved graphics and voice recognition. Buyers can still divide the screen into two parts to show diverse functions, like audio, navigation and temperature control information. However, the next gen Lexus GS 350 comes with navigation as a standard interior feature.
New side entry keys on the vehicle’s Remote Touch Interface controller and shortcut catalog of options on the side of the monitor make it simpler to use to operate audio, climate control, navigation and phone. Users of Apple iPhone have one more control option, such as the Siri Eyes Free Mode. They can make calls, choose songs from iTunes, acquire turn-by-turn steering in the course of Apple Maps, and much more, all by inquiring Siri.
2016 Lexus GS 350 Engine, Specs
The next gen Lexus GS 350 sedan will be equipped with a more muscular engine to get higher power and torque than its predecessor. It would be a V6, 3.5-liter engine, which is capable of producing a maximum power of 311 HP and an utmost torque of 280 lbs per foot when compared to 306 hp power and 277 lbs per foot torque offered by the engine of the 2015 model. The engine is also combined with an eight-rated automatic transmission. The combination of direct fuel injection of V6 and supplementary port fuel injectors guarantee sufficient power and crisp receptiveness.
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For additional grip, it offers an accessible all-climate drive system, which is more than a foul-climate companion. An electronically restricted center differential offers a usual 30:70 torque distribution, with the back-wheel bias supporting the handling agility. The system responds immediately to change the distribution to 50:50, according to driving conditions, to assist optimize grip.
Release date and Price
Though the price and the release date are not yet confirmed by the manufacturer, buyers can get the new GS 350 by paying the initial cost of $48,600.