lexus707

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About lexus707

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  • First Name
    Derek
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    Male
  • Lexus Model
    AWD 460 SE-l
  • Year of Lexus
    2009
  • UK/Ireland Location
    Sussex
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  1. I'm not sure if this link has been posted before but I came across it today on the Lexus Media Site: http://media.lexus.co.uk/product_info/ls-archive/ls-460-archive-2007/ LS460UKlaunchpack2006.pdf
  2. That's an interesting site, for some time I have been trying to get definitive information as to if my car is the only LS460 AWD. Looking it up it seems to stack up, the last 460's came in in 09 and it is only showing 1 throughout the report.
  3. Yes Pete thanks for that your right, the topic I posted was some time ago and the links might not be relevant anymore, the system works great though.
  4. Not going down that far but going to Beer in Devon next week for a rare outing in the 460. The Mem Sahib will probably sit in the back with the front seat passenger seat folded and pushed forward, the Sun shades up, and reclined in the seat. The good news is She won't ask "are we there yet" as I can lower the rear screen and have the satnav on for her. looking forward to another outing in this most sumptuous limousine.
  5. Yes sorry good spot ignore my ramblings probably had a senior moment
  6. Jonathan, you got me thinking about fuel consumption on the various models so I looked this up Lexus Fuel consumption https://www.auto-data.net/en/lexus-ls-model-650#LS V 400 Fuel consumption (economy) - combined 10.9 l/100 km. 430Fuel consumption (economy) - combined 11.4 l/100 km. 460 Fuel consumption (economy) - combined 11.1 l/100 km. 600Fuel consumption (economy) - combined 9.5 l/100 km. Derek
  7. Ha! Do believe you been there done that. You learn after a while they take you out to get you ****** so you can't work the next day, gives them an opportunity to catch up with there own work and away from pesky foreigners for the day. Lovely country though and they make great cars.
  8. Took the 460 AWD for one of its rare days out yesterday to the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Great day weather fantastic and looked at some great cars. The only downside though was I went on the Lexus stand to look at the new LS. The promo guy was of course very enthusiastic about the car, and I listened intently to his speal, that was until he got to the door inserts, which have cut glass inlaid in them, which I personally found somewhat over bling and something the car did not need. I leave it to you guys on the verdict.
  9. lexus707

    Refurb wheels

    These guys do exchange wheels https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/173348883517?ul_ref=https%3A%2F%2Frover.ebay.com%2Frover%2F0%2Fe11021.m43.l3160%2F7%3Feuid%3D040db9dd3b04460e82a7d284e29fc1d7%26bu%3D43125177507%26loc%3Dhttps%253A%252F%252Fwww.ebay.co.uk%252Fulk%252Fitm%252F173348883517%26sojTags%3Dbu%3Dbu%26srcrot%3De11021.m43.l3160%26rvr_id%3D0%26rvr_ts%3Dcfd25dc11630aa1373b558e3fffa378e&ul_noapp=true
  10. Scythe It's ok you can get up now see my post
  11. It appears that I have got the only All Wheel Drive (AWD) Lexus 460 SE-L in the U.K. well according to Lexus Manchester that is. I am not asking what price it may fetch I'm just interested to know your views on: What would be the % uplift in price terms be against the standard Rear Wheel Drive Version? And what do you think the % uplift might be in terms of its uniqueness? looking forward to a lively debate.