Lexus may become an alternative to the Toyota Land Cruiser


At the moment, the management was considering to stop sales of the legendary SUV.

In 2018, the CEO of Toyota Motor North America Jim Lentz said the automaker carefully analyzes all the segments in which competition is conducted to understand how profitable is the sale of a car.


At the moment the results of research almost nothing is known, however, most likely, Toyota will stop the sale of models that are not of high demand. These include the SUV Land Cruiser – at least, this applies to the United States. Official sources of this information is no confirmed, but johnny Lieberman of Motor Trend in his Instagram account, said that after 2022 the Toyota Land Cruiser will no longer be on the American market.

In a press-service of the manufacturer said that at the moment the decision to discontinue was taken. At the same time, such a statement could be interpreted as a sign that the Land Cruiser will remain on the market.

No matter what, it’s not hard to guess why the SUV you want to remove from sale. So, last year dealers in the US, it sold just over three thousand units of cars. The explanation for the small number of sales, too high cost of the Land Cruiser. It starts with about 85 thousand dollars.


As for the Lexus LX 570, the price starts from 86 thousand dollars. Though it is similar to the Land Cruiser, for the last year, sold around 4,700 copies of the car.

Would have traded You “Kruzak” at Lexus?

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