Luxury Bunker, here is the reasons why most State Governors in Nigeria use bulletproof Lexus LX 570 SUV as official vehicle.
Governors that currently use LX 570 as official vehicle includes those from Kaduna, Lagos, Borno, Edo and Imo states.
Others are Adamawa, Anambra, Benue, Oyo, Osun, Bayelsa and Kogi states, just to mention but a few.
As the head of the executive branch of the state government, each of the 36 state governors are entitled to fleet of armoured vehicles that will be used as official duties.
And if you are observant, you will notice that the Lexus LX 570 SUV seems to be the choice official vehicles of most State Governors in Nigeria.
State Governors that currently use this physically imposing luxury SUV as official vehicles includes those from Kaduna, Lagos, Borno and Imo states.
Others Govornors that also use the Lexus Sports Utility Vehicle includes Adamawa; Anambra; Benue; Oyo; Edo; Osun; Bayelsa and Kogi, just to mention but a few.
Some of the reasons for choosing the SUV over its rivals, including the BMW X7 and the Mercedes GLS-Class, is its abilities to offer a rare combination of size, luxury and offroading abilities.
Inside, standard features includes leather-trimmed seats, wood trim, power-operated second and third rows, four-zone air conditioning, and navigation with a 12.3-inch screen.
Standard active safety features includes lane departure warning; full-speed adaptive cruise control; and a blind spot warning system with rear cross-traffic alert.
In addition to its luxury features, the LX 570’s in the Governor’s fleets are also Tank-on-wheels as they are specially made to defeat various ballistic and explosive threats.
This includes tonnes of armour plating and bulletproof glass that shields the Governors from attacks from powerful weaponry, including improved explosive devices (IEDs).
Powering the Lexus LX 570 SUV is a massive 5.7-litre V8 engine that pumps out the power of 383 horses.
The powerful engine delivers high-level of performance and comfort to on-road and off-road travel.