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Specs and price of bulletproof Lexus LX 600 in Nigeria

Lexus unveiled the LX 600 in 2021 ahead of the 2022 model year, the latest flagship vehicle replaced the LX 570. The company redesigned the vehicle from the ground up, it debuted with a new front grille, twin-turbo 3.5-Liter engine, new interior design with a larger touchscreen display, increased horsepower, and increased torque. We will be writing about the specifications and price of a bulletproof Lexus LX 600 in Nigeria.

There is a hike in demand for bulletproof cars in the country as a result of insecurity. A few years back, only Governors and Presidents were using bulletproof cars, but now, private individuals with deep pockets have joined the gang.

 What is a bulletproof or armored Lexus LX 600?

A bulletproof Lexus LX 600 is designed and built to withstand impact from specified firearms and projectiles. The SUV’s glasses are replaced with armored glasses, the underneath and the body are plated with armored materials coupled with other defensive systems to protect the occupants in case of an attack.

 Types of car armoring in Nigeria

Car armoring in Nigeria is generally classified into two, they include:

  • Military-grade armored cars: this type of armored car is used by security agencies, they include Armored Personnel Carriers (APC), tanks, etc. This type is armored to withstand heavy fire from high caliber rifles, anti-aircraft machine guns, General Purpose Machine Guns (GPMG), etc.
  • Civillian-grade armored cars: Civillian-grade armored cars are designed to protect private individuals from an attack. The most commonly used grade is the BR6 level armoring, individuals who need a higher grade can go for the VR6 grade, remember the higher the grade, the costlier it becomes.

Specifications of bulletproof Lexus LX 600 in Nigeria

Most people think that since a brand new Lexus LX 600 retails for 220,000,000 Naira will be armored, LOL, that’s not true. Car armoring is done by third-party companies.

The engine, power, and transmission

Bulletproof Lexus LX 600 is based on the company’s twin-turbo 3.5-liter V6 engine which generates 409 HP. The engine is mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission for smooth delivery of power and torque to the wheels.

 The armoring adds extra weight to the vehicle and that’s why this grade is chosen so that it can perform efficiently with the weight.

Interior design

The interior design of the armored LX 600 is the same as the normal unit, you might not know the difference if you are not familiar with armored cars. You can read more on the interior specifications of the Lexus LX 600 from our review article.

The interior of a bulletproof Lexus LX600

Armor level of the LX 600

The most common and most used armored level is the BR6 standard, it recommended for private individuals.

The interior of a bulletproof Lexus LX600

Standard armoring features of the Lexus LX 600

Standard armoring features on the Lexus LX 600 include:

  • Full engine bay armoring
  • Entire perimeter protection of the passenger compartment
  • Protection for battery and electronic control module
  • Reinforced door hinges and other critical structure points
  •  Reinforced suspension
  • Runflat tires
  • Underbody protection

Optional armoring features

Optional armoring features are those features that can be added to your SUV at an additional cost. Optional features include:

  • Light-weight armoring package
  • Siren/PA/Intercom system
  • Heavy-duty brake system and components
  • Emergency lights system
  • Fire suppression system
  • Heavy duty wheels

Price of armored or bulletproof Lexus LX 600 in Nigeria

The price of a brand new armored or bulletproof Lexus LX 600 in Nigeria ranges between 450,000,000 and 500,000,000 Naira depending on the level and the equipment available. These ones come with full customs duty and EUC. Without customs duty, it can land for 330,000,000 to 390,000,000 Naira, then you process the rest.

Price of armored or bulletproof Lexus LX 600 in Nigeria

Where can I buy an armored Lexus LX 600 in Nigeria?

Check out our listings on brand new, locally used, and tokunbo Lexus LX 600 for sale in Nigeria at unbeatable rates.

 You can also contact Alpha Luxury Wheels Limited (RC: 1884142) on 08107992356 for an armored car at an unbeatable rate.

Specifications of bulletproof Lexus LX 600

ModelLX 600
Model year2023
EngineTwin-turbo 3.5L V6
Power409 hp at 5,200 rpm
Transmission10-speed automatic
Seating capacity4 or 7
Fuel capacity80 Litres
Price in Nigeria450,000,000 – 500,000,000 Naira

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