Lexus LC500 to appear in Marvel’s new Black Panther

On July 18, Lexus announced that the Lexus LC500 will be featured in Marvel Cinematic Universe’s new film, Black Panther.

Black Panther is the alias of T’Challa, a politician and current ruler of Wakanda, an isolationist country located in Africa. The new film, which is scheduled for release in February 2018, is inspired by the Black Panther fictional superhero appearing in comic books published by Marvel Comics.

In collaboration with Lexus, Marvel has decided to feature the Lexus LC500 in their new movie. According to the Japanese automaker, the LC500, which is currently in development, will be used in the movie to help Black Panther defeat its enemies.

Lexus has revealed a teaser image, which features Black Panther positioned atop the LC500.

Written by Minoru Moriwaki
(Translated by Masayuki Shikata)