Lexus LC Review, Specs & Performance

Impressive luxury coupe with a comfortable interior.

The contract hire Lexus LC is a luxury coupe with a comfortable and high-quality interior. The hybrid technology delivers excellent performance and a rewarding and agile drive.

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Overview of the Lexus LC


As if to prove a hybrid car can deliver high performance, the Lexus LC car lease delivers on a number of levels.

The LC comes with either a 5.0-litre V8 petrol unit which is mated to a 10-speed automatic gearbox.

There's also a 3.5-litre V6 unit that is mated to an electric motor to deliver hybrid performance.

The hybrid will return around 35 mpg with emissions of 184g/km and offers an impressive 0 to 62 mph sprint time of just 5.0 seconds. That's down to the combined power output of 296 bhp.

The V8 returns 24 mpg from an engine producing 467 bhp and doing the same sprint in 4.7 seconds.

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Lexus LC in a nutshell

Essentially, the contract hire Lexus LC delivers thrilling levels of performance and the hybrid version is anything but dull. The LC is the firm's flagship model, and it is an all-round impressive car to lease.


The first thing to notice about the Lexus LC car lease model is the handling - and certainly with the hybrid version which has a low centre of gravity delivering excellent grip and agility.

The suspension also underpins the rewarding drive, and the platform is a cutting-edge offering to make this a great car to consider leasing.

The Lexus LC was first unveiled as a concept car and the finished production version is impressive.

The automatic gearbox delivers the speed when necessary and the interior is top-notch.

Everything is made with high quality materials and there are some very good design ideas on board. The craftsmanship is excellent to deliver a luxurious cabin.

Drivers get a 10.3-inch display and sports seats.

The stereo system is impressive with standard equipment, including 20-inch alloy wheels, climate control, keyless entry and LED headlamps. There are also cooled and heated front seats.

Opt for the sport pack and drivers get to enjoy 21-inch alloy wheels, sports seats and a carbon-fibre roof, while the sport plus package delivers a retractable active rear spoiler and a limited-slip differential to enjoy the power when cornering. There's also four-wheel active steering to deliver the grip that drivers might need.

The boot size is 172 litres and space in the rear seats is restricted. However, the Lexus LC is a coupe that delivers on just about every front.


Why not have a look at the LC on the official Lexus company website? Or why not look at some of these similar car lease deals from First Vehicle Leasing the Jaguar F-Type, or the Porsche 911.