Refreshed 2013 Lexus LX 570 Starts at $80,930

Lexus has announced the pricing for the refreshed 2013 Lexus LX 570, which starts at $80,930 an increase of 1.9 percent or $1,475.

“With all of the enhanced features, the LX 570 offers perhaps the most exciting combination of luxury, on-road smoothness and off-road performance of any vehicle in its segment,” said Mark Templin, group vice president and general manager, Lexus Division.

The 2013 LX 570 gets an updated face with the Lexus spindle grille, new LED daytime running lights with updated headlights and a revised front bumper. The rear also gets updated with new taillights and a revised bumper.

The interior gets a new a new multimedia system, a color TFT multi-information display, improved front seat cooling, easy access for the driver’s seat, a power outlet for the middle row and unique trims and accents.

Under the hood the LX 570 is powered by a 5.7L V8 with 383 horsepower and 403 lb-ft. of torque. For 2013 the LX 570 gets an updated Crawl Control feature which provides optimum throttle and brake modulation when maneuvering over rough, uneven or difficult surfaces. The new Turn Assist feature tightens turning circles by adding more brake force to the inside rear wheel and the new Multi-terrain Select also allows the driver to optimize performance by choosing from five types of terrain settings.

The optional Luxury Package ($1,510) adds a cool box for beverages, semi-aniline leather-trimmed upholstery with new contrast stitching, a heated steering wheel, new mahogany wood-trimmed door switch plates, a rear-center armrest cover, heated and ventilated front seats, heated second-row seats and Smart Access card key. An available dual screen rear-seat entertainment system with wireless headphones and three-prong electrical outlet, adds $2,005.