Carried over for the current model year, the 2014 Lexus LS 460 is a full-size luxury sedan with seating for five. The LS 460 is powered by a 4.6-liter V8 engine that produces 357 hp and 344 lb-ft of torque, for a 0-60 time of 5.6 seconds. The 8-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission can be paired with either RWD or full time AWD. An extended length L trim is available in both drivetrains. Fuel mileage falls within an EPA estimated range of 16 mpg city to 24 mpg highway, depending on drivetrain selection. Features include advanced parking guidance system, 19-inch wheels, adaptive front lighting system, intuitive parking assist, dynamic radar cruise control, backup camera, power trunk closer, and power door closer. Safety is comprised of advanced airbags; electronic controlled braking, pre-collision system, driver attention monitor, vehicle stability features, and lane keep assist with lane departure warning. The LS 460 is backed by a 4-year/50,000-mile warranty.Read more Read less
After a full redesign in 2013, the Lexus LS is relatively unchanged for 2014. There are a few interior trim adjustments, but the most notable change is the inclusion of Apple's Siri technology, helping to keep drivers' hands and eyes on the road.
Ultra-luxurious; quick; quiet; plenty of gadgets; Lexus reputation for reliability and resale value
The LS is Lexus' most luxurious sedan and is their most expensive car other than the limited edition LF A. However it still costs less than its competitors from BMW and Mercedes. Shoppers looking for large luxury cars expect the best in technology and comfort and the Lexus doesn't disappoint, offering lots of the latest interior amenities. With plenty of different trim levels in the lineup and even a hybrid version, the 2014 LS has a lot of flexibility for tailoring its luxury experience to a wide range of potential buyers.