Lexus are getting ready a new model called LC 600h, which will be a replacement of the discontinued SC 430.

LC 600h will features an updated version of the 5.0-liter V-8 hybrid system from the LS 600h L delivering 500hp. The power will be put on the road through AWD system. The expected performance characteristics are 0 to 60 mph in less than 5 seconds and top speed somewhere around 300km/h barrier.

The car will be a direct rival to the Mercedes SL-Class. It will offer performance, luxury and it will be ECO-friendly.

Lexus LC 600h is currently being developed and the expected release date is any time after 2015.

source: Motor Trend