In the past week, the first commercial Lexus LC500 Convertible was put up for auction during the Barrett-Jackson event in Scottsdale, Arizona. It is also the first commercially produced LC500 Convertible and is the only car to carry this attractive color scheme.
The first Lexus LC500 Convertible in the series called LC Inspiration Series Launch Exclusive 1 of 1. This is also the car numbered VIN 100001 with a similar appearance to the version introduced earlier at the Los Angeles Autoshow 2019 exhibition.
This auctioned car has a unique Structual Blue paint and a luxurious white-blue interior. On the white background of the interior are prominent blue details, similar to the exterior paint color of the car. According to Lexus, the Lc500 Convertible 100001 will be the only car to own this color scheme when the commercial version is officially mass produced.
On the convertible version, Lexus equips the LC500 with an advanced air-conditioning system called Lexus Climate Concierge, including heating in the upper half of the cockpit. This special heating system has the ability to automatically adjust the air conditioning system as well as heating the seats and steering wheel to prevent passengers from being affected by the outside weather when opening the roof. The rear bumper has also been redesigned to reduce air turbulence with transparent wind resistance.
In addition to owning a beautiful color scheme, the Lexus LC500 Convertible is also accompanied by a number of special things such as a number of special commemorative souvenirs and souvenirs signed from Lexus such as signature pictures from techniques. chief and general manager at the Motomachi factory, where Lexus assembles the LC500, the experience of driving with Hall of Fame racer Scott Pruett and a custom Zero Halliburton suitcase and other perks such as 3 nights of luxury stay for two people at the Pebble Beach Resort, once playing golf at Pebble Beach Golf Course with the owner’s friends of this particular vehicle.
In the auction taking place last week, the Lexus LC500 Convertible was sold for $ 2 million after about 3 minutes of starting price. All proceeds from this auction will be sent to social organizations in the US for charity purposes.
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