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Old 04-17-14, 03:03 AM   #1
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Default Lexus releases supercharged LX 570.

Looks like it is just for the GCC.

I admit i am surprised Lexus did this, but it is pretty exciting nonetheless.

The LX already sells around 15000 + a year over here, i think these will be sold out very quickly.


450hp and 706NM





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Old 04-17-14, 03:34 AM   #2
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Agree. The black cheapens the look.

What's the power out on this beast?
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Old 04-17-14, 04:55 AM   #3
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Looks sick

But I have a question though:

Is this aftermarket or third-party tuning? Or modification job?
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This is from the factory and it just started arriving to dealers.
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Old 04-17-14, 08:35 AM   #5
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This is from the factory and it just started arriving to dealers.
We never get the good stuff here...
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Old 04-17-14, 08:38 AM   #6
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That thing looks so dorky being lowered and still having the wheels so inset into the body.
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It is low because the Active Height Control is set to the lowest setting. Once it gets going it isn't actually this low . The locals will be running king coilovers and steelies on this in no time After all it is a Land Cruiser.

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This is from the factory and it just started arriving to dealers.
Wow factory upgraded and installed from Japan? HOLY ******

Are they planning on making this official to the general public? (I haven't seen or heard any official announcements or news statements about it)
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I don't think any have been sold yet, but they should start soon. I will update this thread with further information about hp figures and official pricing once further information is available.
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Old 04-17-14, 09:31 AM   #10
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This is from the factory and it just started arriving to dealers.
write some specs...
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Like everything but the SUPERCHARGER badges
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Old 04-17-14, 10:08 AM   #12
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Well...i read somewhere it will have 500hp and it will be sold in limited numbers . ( Keep in mind the local version already comes with 362hp - US/CANADA 383HP.)
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to be exact, is this factory supercharger on the lx570 (factory installed), together with all the badges?

or this is an aftermarket (even if done by dealership) install?
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From Japan not a dealer installation.
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that's really cool. but yes, the supercharger badge in the back can go imho
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