Lexus is “the following of perfection” for abounding reasons. While the Germans bang about with able yet brittle machines, and the Americans accompany the Germans, Lexus brings backbone from the mothership to the affluence game. No area is this best credible than beneath the hood. Afterwards all, if an engine’s acceptable abundant for a HiLux, it’s absolute for an LX.
That’s not to say there isn’t ability to be begin amidst the durability. Lexus knows achievement is appropriately important as reliability. Thus, actuality are the 10 best able engines to anytime leave Nagoya.
A brace of decades afterwards Lexus’s addition to the world, the 1UR-FE appeared beneath the awning of the 2009 GX 460. Going able a decade later, the 4.6-liter V8 brings 304 application to the full-size SUV. The V8 can accomplish up to 347 horsepower, admitting that ability was aloof for the Middle Eastern-market 2006-17 LS 460 and 2005-11 GS 460.
A alum of The Evergreen State College Class of 2005 with a bachelor’s in advanced arts, Aubernon took a larboard about-face from appearance autograph into the automotive branch back she asked a adolescent biographer via Facebook if she could address for their site. Following an internship, stints with a brace of hyper-local online publications, and a move to Seattle, she fabricated her then-biggest appulse with The Truth About Cars, autograph full-time for the advertisement from 2013 to 2015.
Currently, the highly-regarded automotive announcer is a common contributor to the high-traffic Internet Brands Auto Group websites Rennlist, Club Lexus, LS1Tech and Mustang Forums, amid others.
Aubernon’s able ability of all things Ford trucks has additionally fabricated her a mainstay as one of the best abounding writers on Ford Truck Enthusiasts and F-150 Online.
Aubernon can be contacted via email at [email protected]. She is a affiliate of the Washington Automotive Press Association, and has her own blog, Aubernon Highway.
You can appear forth for the ride on her claimed Instagram, as able-bodied as her blog’s Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.