2013 Lexus LS 460 Review By Michael Bernstein

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Lexus LS460

2013 Lexus LS 460 Review By Bernstein



By Michael Bernstein


The Auto Channel

It was a dark and night and here I was looking for my loaned Lexus for this The LS 460 is Lexus’ almost flagship sedan only behind the LS L, so I knew that even a lot full of vehicles that one would stand out and it did. As I towards my ride I fumbled for the that really weren#8217;t in the traditional sense but more to a sleek and stylish case, and that lights had turned on in a my down the row, lights not only illuminated my path to the door of the 460L but also a glow on the side of the simply sedan.

It was large but graceful and the emanating from under the view mirror welcomed me and me of lights that greet me my arrival home each but unlike my house where the door involves a key and tricky the LS 460 does it for you automatically, almost which allowed me to walk in and have a seat without a button or taking the fob out of my pocket.

The LS 460 welcomewd me into my seat I got my first glimpse at the rich that is the LS 460L#8217;s impressive This cabin-in-your-garage comes a great floor plan includes two leather Lazy-Boys and a rear sofa, flat TV, coffee table and wall-to-wall

Again I had to remember that was a car#8217;s interior and not some hip loft or swanky hotel, but both of the LS460#8217;s two front are huge and are separated by an impressive of form, function and fashion is a center console that make the case for inclusion in any table book about#8230;well you coffee tables. At its highest a very comfortable arm rest appears from a gentle of its #8220;table#8221; top, into a efficient two tiered storage bin as the top glides backward, coming to just beyond the back of the seats. Even better, you want to close it, all that is is just the slightest amount of applied forward and the top effortlessly to its original position.

While seated, your continues and is further enhanced by the space that surrounds including the rear seats in fact may be more comfortable and passengers even more than those choosing to sit up

While it probably won#8217;t riding shotgun, sitting in won#8217;t require a gun being at your head and is no consolation but instead results in a blue winning experience. Rear guests don#8217;t have own towels but they certainly do not from a lack of amenities or appointments, its obvious that invested a significant amount of and money in its design, engineering and

What the rear seat are afforded are two individual flip lighted vanity mirrors emit just enough to see but not intrude, two suit hangers also flip down, and not required, are like the mirrors, in the plush upholstered ceiling. The of back seat amenities with heated seats individual controls, four air the same number that are up and a fold down end table, arm rest.

When the arm rest is lowered a passage is revealed, well not really a secret, and it#8217;s like a portal, but it does access to the trunk that is with a push of a button. I know what it accomplishes but it is and when the asking price is north of 80 grand, I guess you to add perceived value and convenience any you can.

It did seem odd to mention, in the sentence that contained the price tag, the word but after sitting, driving and experiencing all this fine has to offer I somehow began to a rational argument for having I mean the entire interior is of dark, rich tones and materials that include wood and brushed metals together create an interior whispers quality, class and

Your living room has road noise than the cabin due in no small part to the amount of sound deadening used in its assembly, and this of noise pollution includes the of the rattles, hisses and squeaks anywhere in the LS460 the quiet to the body panels, door and other components that this Lexus. The quality of car did not just happen, it is the result of craftsmanship, attention to detail and that follows a Lexus to its principal and guiding belief true luxury is worth the because it represents something

The contemporary styling and quality are combined with inspired to create an unmatched driving The 4.8L, 360HP, Four Cam V8 engine easily propels the car the road with a seemingly reservoir of speed.

Lexus LS460

Although not off the line, the LS460 is fast, and its automatic transmission shifts ensuring that there is a lack of punch power of the speed you ask for it. I did find the brakes a bit at first, they are very and require just the slightest of pressure be applied, but after used to them this was eliminated.

In fact the Lexus comes with a pretty feature that offers the the convenience of selecting from one of predetermined driving set-ups noticeably alters the set-up of Lexus to maximize the way and manner you to drive. Selections include Sport or Economy and are engaged by a knob that is positioned on the center divider, that is home to the gear shift and cup Automatically and seamlessly the suspension, and gearing are adjusted to offer performance under those conditions.

The LS460 provides its driver the needed to maintain outstanding whether during a smooth or around a sharp curve or a in suburbia. It seemed to me that the is an integral facet of a finely suspension, sturdy frame and steering, and offers the confidence and that is expected of any vehicle in class.

Back inside, the wall#8221; is dominated by a big screen TV, the dash is dominated by the large screen display that 12#8221; and unlike at home, you are constantly looking for the remote, in the it artfully blended into the

Right there, in the aforementioned wrapped arm rest and perched is a matching leather encased rest that is not only the accessory that looks but also provides the correct ensuring the operator a perfect for using the mouse-like #8220;remote#8221; to sure everything is just the way you it.

The more traditional hard and buttons for all of the big three systems-navigation, and climate, are also available and from their own separate panels located on the front These controls are easy to and operate by the driver or passenger.

The large display won#8217;t get just yet, but it does two systems at the same time and large size make the cam#8217;s image clear and large enough to see your making it a much more tool that increases safety and convenience. Although I mention safety as prominently as I have, Lexus hasn#8217;t it by including an impressive and industry roster of security features and innovations.

You don#8217;t need and there is no need to call a estate broker to see and test this luxury car for yourself, stop by your local dealer for an open house behind the wheel of the 2013 LS 460 L. it will turn the lights on for

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