• 18°C Is No Challenge for the Lexus IS 500 Convertible

    25 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Automotive fans will undoubtedly remember the time when Richard Hammond of BBC's TopGear took a Citroën C1 into a freezing chamber in a test of man versus car - and of course, he won. However, Lexus thought it'd do one better by dropping the top on its LC 500 Convertible , subjecting it to -18°C, and seeing how it faired. In what might be one of the coolest driving videos on the internet of all time, we see the LC 500 Convertible submerge from the depths of Millbrook Proving Ground's Large Climatic Chamber, revving its five-liter V8 with ease. Prior to this, it had been sat in the chamber...
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