2014 Lexus LS 460 Overview
Lexus' flagship LS 460 full-size sedan is available in standard form and as a limousinelike long-wheelbase LS 460 L model that stretches 205 inches from bumper to bumper — 5 inches more than the standard model. The LS can seat up to five people, and both sizes are available with rear- or all-wheel drive. Competitors include the BMW 7 Series and Mercedes-Benz S-Class.
The LS 460 features Lexus’ signature spindle grille, and comes with standard 18-inch alloy wheels; with 19-inch wheels available, xenon HID headlights; with LED headlights available, side mirrors with integrated turn signals and power moon roof.
The Lexus comes standard with a Navigation system with 12.3-inch screen, Remote Touch console controller, and Bluetooth phone connectivity and streaming audio. Additional features include Mark Levinson premium stereo, Blue-ray backseat entertainment system with a 9-inch screen and power rear sunshade.
Under the Hood
The LS is powered by a 386-horsepower, 4.6-liter V-8 engine with rear-wheel drive; All-wheel drive models come with a 30-HP engine. Engine uses premium gas and comes in an eight-speed automatic transmission. Air suspension with selectable modes available.
The full-sized sedan comes equipped with electronically controlled antilock brakes, electronic stability system, side-impact airbags for the front seats, side curtain airbags, front knee airbags, and backup camera. Additional safety options include rear-seat side-impact airbags, blind spot warning system with cross-traffic alert, automatic high-beam headlights, and Advanced Pre-Collision System, which helps detect pedestrians and apply strong braking power.
*Overview Courtesy of Cars.com