As German manufacturer Audi, BMW, and also Mercedes-Benz compete to be the world’s best luxury automaker — BMW recently become the leader — Japan’s Lexus is left behind. That is, if you want to name 500.000 transactions a year as left behind. The truth is that the Germans are lavish kings, and to be honest, Lexus has had enough with this condition. The 2013 Lexus LS 460 flagship variant, currently revealed at a world launching event in San Francisco, has an uncomplicated aim: remove a monarch from the throne.

2013 Lexus LS 460 is Ready Dethrone the Kings

More than 500 invited guests gathered at the high-profile debut which saw the whole LS scope emerge from the velvet covers — the 2013 line-up involves the base 2013 Lexus LS 460, LS 460L, LS 600hL hybrid, as well as the first-ever LS 460 F Sport. The hybrid variant receives a full-time all-wheel drive scheme as regular, while the others demand a choice of box ticked if you need the improved safety (also weight) of AWD.

2013 Lexus LS 460 is Ready Dethrone the Kings

Now we could let you know small things of different types about the hybrid also the base variant, but we must acknowledge, the all-fresh LS 460 F Sport is the one keeping our attention. It’s the only variant of the 2013 LS scope with a much more belligerent external section, (let’s deal with it, the others look mistily dissimilar from the previous LS) and a particular sport interior with sole F Sport seats, a leather-covered steering wheel with paddle shifters as well as real aluminium trim.

2013 Lexus LS 460 is Ready Dethrone the Kings

Competitors

Named it as the most techno-logically avant garde Lexus ever construct, the auto manufacture believes the 2013 Lexus LS 460 F Sport can work as the flagship while also giving a cutting-edge sporting capabilities. Even though there is always a great deal of peril also trepidation when revamping a flagship variant, Lexus know that it can’t stood still. The pressure is on with a new 5th-generation of Mercedes-Benz S-Class anticipated later in the next year as well as the BMW 7 Series undergoing a renew. The rivality is unyielding, and it’s the right moment for Lexus to prove it has reanimated the DNA which create the first LS so redoubtable.