2018 LEXUS LS 500

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What: First re­design in 10 years of Lexus’ flag­ship sedan

When: Due in show­rooms in Fe­bru­ary

Where: Made in Ja­pan

What makes it go: A twin-turbo V-6 pro­duc­ing 416 horse­power

How thirsty: Not yet dis­closed, but if you don’t ex­pect to be im­pressed, con­sider the hy­brid ver­sion

How big: 17.1 feet

u How much: Starts around the cur­rent LS base price of $75,000 but climbs quickly from there with tech­nol­ogy and equip­ment up­grades

Over­all: A wor­thy suc­ces­sor to the orig­i­nal LS lux­ury yacht

The right-rear seat in the 2018 Lexus LS 500 is fit for a king, with re­clin­ing seats that of­fer a shi­atsu mas­sage.

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