Lexus LS600h Shown in Detail – Video

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

The new Lexus LS600h is a thing of beauty, blending performance, eco-friendliness, and luxury into one machine.

In a way, photos can’t really show off everything the LS600h is all about, so the Japanese automaker has released a video spotlighting its flagship sedan model – in hybrid form. Powered by a 5.0-liter V8, the LS600h has a combined system output of 438 hp and can hit 60 mph in just 5.5 seconds.

It also achieves 19 mpg in the city and 23 mpg in the highway thanks to an electronically-controlled continuously variable transmission (ECVT). Driving the wheels is a full time all-wheel drive system with a Torsen limited-slip differential.

Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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