Lexus Cars At Auto Expo 2023 — What You Can Expect

Lexus are the only luxury carmaker to attend the 2023 Auto Expo. In this article, we share the list of cars and SUVs that we expect Lexus to showcase at the Auto Expo 2023. We will also share our confidence level for every model in the list to give you an idea about the respective models’ likelihood to be present at the pavilion of Lexus.

Lexus At Auto Expo 2023

Note: We’ll update this list as we get closer to the Auto Expo. During and after the show, this article will include all the cars Lexus showcased at the Auto Expo 2023. So, you can consider bookmarking this page to keep track of all the expo-related activity from Lexus.

To keep track of all the changes since this article was first published, you can scroll to the bottom of the article and see the changelog with a timestamp.

Next-Gen Lexus RX SUV - Confidence: Confirmed


Lexus India have confirmed the new-gen RX SUV for the 2023 Auto Expo. Lexus already offer the previous-gen RX SUV in India with a 7-seat configuration whereas the new-gen model comes with a 5-seat configuration only. Lexus offer an array of hybrid and plug-in-hybrid powertrain options with the new RX in global markets.

Note: Check out the list of Electric Cars in India

However, Lexus India are yet to reveal the powertrain details of the India-bound RX SUV. The latest addition to the RX range is the 2.4L turbocharged petrol engine. Variants powered by this engine also get an electric motor at the rear axle, which gives it all-wheel-drive capabilities. The 5th-gen Lexus RX is likely to rival the BMW X5, Mercedes-Benz GLE, Audi Q7, Volvo XC90 and Land Rover Range Rover Velar in India.

Also Read: Lexus Likely To Showcase 5th-gen RX SUV At Auto Expo 2023

Updated Lexus LC500h - Confidence: Confirmed

Lexus LC500h

Lexus India have also confirmed the updated LC500h for the 2023 Auto Expo. The LC500h is already on sale in India and it retails at Rs. 2.29 crore ex-showroom. The most notable feature of the Lexus LC500h is its intelligent hybrid powertrain. Since the discontinuation of the BMW i8, the LC500h is currently the only hybrid sports car on sale in the country. The LC500h comes with a 3.5-litre V6 petrol engine that runs on Atkinson-cycle and works in conjunction with an electric motors.

It comes paired with an electric motor and combined, this powertrain produces 354PS of power and it gets channeled to the wheels via a multi-stage hybrid transmission consisting of a CVT and a 4-speed automatic transmission. The Lexus LC500h is a luxury coupe and it goes up against the likes of the Jaguar F-Type, BMW M8 Coupe and Porsche 911.

Also Read: Lexus Likely To Showcase LC500h Coupe At Auto Expo 2023

Lexus LF-Z Concept - Confidence: Confirmed

Lexus LF-Z Concept

Lexus India have also confirmed the LF-Z electric concept for the 2023 Auto Expo. The LF-Z is built on Lexus’ all-new dedicated electric platform and it comes with a predicted range of over 600km on a single charge. As per Lexus, the LF-Z can do the 0-100kmph sprint in just 3 seconds.

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The design of the LF-Z falls in line with new-gen Lexus cars like the new RX but the production version of the electric crossover could feature a different design. It offers a coupe roofline and a connected light bar for the tail lights. On the inside, it gets a redesigned interior with the latest instrumentation. Other interesting features of the LF-Z include camera-based ORVMs, glass roof, shift-by-wire technology and flush-fitting door handles.

2023 Lexus LX 500d - Confidence: High

Lexus LX 500d

Lexus recently launched the updated 2023 LX 500d in India at a starting price of Rs. 2.8 crore ex-showroom. We expect Lexus to showcase the LX 500d at the 2023 Auto Expo to let visitors experience their premium SUV. The India-spec Lexus LX500d comes with a 3.3L turbo diesel engine. It produces 308PS of power at 4000rpm and 700Nm of torque between 1600rpm and 2600rpm. The engine comes mated to a 10-speed torque converter automatic transmission and 4-wheel-drive. 

The Lexus LX500d goes up against the likes of the Mercedes-Maybach GLS600 and Land Rover Range Rover. The LX500d shares its powertrains and underpinnings with the Toyota Land Cruiser but dials up the luxury quotient with higher brand value and features.

Also Read: Lexus Likely To Showcase LC500h Coupe At Auto Expo 2023


Amit Saraswat

Born and brought up in Agra, he grew up reading magazines more than textbooks. With a keen interest in cars, he decided to make his future in automotive journalism and is currently helping in content at V3Cars.


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