The 2016 Lexus GS F will have its premiere at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show, which starts tomorrow. On the second day of this exhibit, the new model will finally be presented, after a few months of speculations and waiting. The new GS F was said to have had its premiere at the 2014 LA Auto Show last November, and many of us were disappointed when that didn’t happen. However, the manufacturer will surely present the new model on January 13th, but also, they decided to surprise us with new photos ahead of the debut. You can see the new 2016 Lexus GS F on the photos below, and we shall inform you about some specs the new model is said to come with. The 2016 GS F should be released by the end of this year, while its price is unknown at the time. We shall know more about such specifics in two days time.
2016 Lexus GS F Exterior Design
The 2016 Lexus GS F comes with an impressive exterior design, as you can see from the photos here. The new performance sedan is elegant and luxurious, but also, it looks really aggressive and bold. Being a luxury brand, the Lexus did an excellent job since they managed to preserve that sense of refinement and sophistication while at the same time designing a strong, dominant and fierce sedan. The new 2016 GS F really looks stunning and unique; though its design resembles other Lexus models, the new performance sedan is really assertive, innovative and handsome. The overall shape and body of the model is aerodynamic, with smooth lines and soft curves. At the front end, however, you will find a few edgy details which make it look more aggressive. The front fascia also features a huge mash grille and bold and narrow LED headlights. The rear end is equally impressive – it comes with four wicked exhaust tip and very unique taillights. The appearance is completed with big air intakes and huge wheels, which give the GS F sports sedan a sporty and aggressive tone.
The 2016 Lexus GS F comes with an excellent underpinning. It will use a platform which was improved and tuned up to provide superb performance. On one hand, the platform and suspension provide a really comfortable and smooth drive, while on the other; they are designed to be really responsive, agile and precise. The new luxury sedan should, therefore, come with an excellent performance.
2016 Lexus GS F Powertrain
The new performance sedan will come with excellent powertrain setup. It will be powered by a 5.0-liter V8 engine that can generate 467 horsepower at 7,000 rpm and 398 lb-ft of torque at 4,800-5,600 rpm. Therefore, the new sedan should be really impressive on the road. It will also feature both Otto and Atkinson cycle so that the model could always be at its best. In addition, the 2016 GS F will use a super fast eight-speed automatic transmission with shift paddles.
Just like other Lexus F model, the new 2016 Lexus GS F will too come with the Torque Vectoring Differential. This system will help it maximize its performance and provide exciting and excellent drive. As with other Lexus performance models, such as Lexus RC F, the new GS F sedan’s aforementioned system will come with three modes: Standard, Slalom and Track.
The 2016 Lexus GS F will have its premiere on January 13th at the 2015 NAIAS.