After suffering from some initial loss in the auto industry, Lexus is once again ready to show some real courage as they gear up to produce a luxury sedan going by the name of 2018 Lexus ES 350. It has got a futuristic design along with some interesting features. The new sedan is expected to be more powerful, muscular and fuel efficient. It will be featuring the latest tech and safety features and will be the great solution for the buyers which prioritize the comfort and luxury.
2018 Lexus ES 350: Design
2018 Lexus ES 350 should not change radically its styling and will continue in the same proportions. The model will have a total length of 193.3 inches and stretches to 71.7 inches in width. It will have a curb weight of around 3,571 pounds. Wheelbase is about 111 inches in length providing enough cabin room.
From the visual point of view, the ES 350 will be both aggressive and elegant. The front fascia will include the bold spindle grille accentuated with chrome surround. The grille is flanked by the modern headlights and accentuated with the L-shaped DRLs.
The model will also have a long elegant hood and conventional roof line. Profile side will feature sleek lines and subtly flared fenders. On the other hand, the rear end will have the nice taillights with L theme and trapezoidal exhaust outlets will protrude bellow the rear bumper.
Inside, the ES 350 will emphasize the comfort but will also look and feel modern and stylish. The horizontally styled dash will be adorned with some luxury touches and trim inserts. However, the higher trims will add unique wood inserts and high-end features.
The model will also be very spacious thanks to well-used space and comfortable front seats will provide plenty of comforts. The rear passengers will also enjoy in generous rear legroom while cargo capacity will be an average for the class.
The new ES 350 will get the latest infotainment system with the newest features. The standard will be dual-zone climate control, power front seats, keyless ignition and entry, tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel, premium upholstery, etc. There will also be the Lexus Safety System with the lane departure warning, adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning, etc.
2018 Lexus ES 350: Engine, Fuel Economy
The engine powering the 2018 Lexus ES 350 will be a 3.5-liter V-6 unit. This sedan will be providing a total of 268 HP of power and 248 lb-ft of torque. A six-speed automatic transmission will be delivering the power to the front wheel drive. The model should return around 30 mpg on the highway and 21 mpg in the city.
The new ES 350 will also be capable of delivering very comfortable and refined driving experience. It will also be very silent inside even at highway speeds and well-tuned suspension will absorb all ruts and bumps.
2018 Lexus ES 350: Price and Availability
2018 Lexus ES 350 should be available for sale by the end of 2017. The model will be priced at around $38,000 to $40,000.