Lexus launches flagship hybrid electric LC 500h coupe sedan at ?1.96 crore

Lexus on Friday celebrated three years' presence in India by officially launching the LC 500h hybrid electric luxury coupe at ?1.96 crore (ex showroom). Targeting a niche audience that is in the market for a ultra luxury performance vehicle, the LC 500 h becomes the company's flagship product. Powered by a 3.5-litre V6 petrol engine, the LC 500h has a max power output of 300 hp and peak torque figure of 348 Nm. The electric motor inside the car takes the overall peak power rating to 354 hp. A four-speed automatic CVT transfers power to the rear w