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2019 Lexus LC 500 Inspiration Series Headed to Chicago

Only 100 copies will be made

Kelly Pleskot
Jan 30, 2019

Lexus isn't shying away from the spotlight with this bright yellow LC coupe that will go on sale in April. Before it heads to market, it will make an appearance at the Chicago Auto Show in February.

The model features a Flare Yellow paint job, complemented by yellow trim inside the cabin. Along with yellow contrast stitching on the leather seats, instrument panel, console, and glovebox, the interior stands out with yellow Alcantara door inserts. Every model features a special inscription on the carbon fiber door sills. A carbon fiber roof and 21-inch wheels round out the equipment list. But not before Lexus throws in a matching tote bag with yellow stitching.

2019 Lexus LC 500 Inspiration Series interior view Photo 2/9   |   2019 Lexus LC 500 Inspiration Series Interior View

The 2019 Lexus LC 500 Inspiration Series offers the same engine as the standard model. That is a 5.0-liter naturally aspirated V-8 engine with 471 hp and 398 lb-ft of torque. Power is routed through a 10-speed automatic transmission to the rear wheels. It took Motor Trend 4.7 seconds to go from 0-60 mph when it last tested the LC 500.

Lexus is making only 100 copies of this hot yellow coupe. Prices will start at $107,235 including a destination fee.

Source: Lexus

2019 Lexus LC 500 Inspiration Series Alcantara door insert Photo 3/9   |   2019 Lexus LC 500 Inspiration Series Alcantara Door Insert
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