Toyoda Gosei Co. Ltd., the Japan-based leading global manufacturer of rubber and plastic automotive components, safety systems and LEDs, says its weatherstrips are now being used on the Lexus LC 500 Convertible. The car was launched in July 2020.
As a leading supplier of weatherstrips, the rubber and plastic parts, that seal door and window trims and shut out rain, wind, and dust, Toyoda Gosei supplies high-quality products to global auto majors.
The company says that weatherstrips on the LC 500 Convertible are customized to fit its unique, complex exterior shape and “support an elegant look” for the convertible model of the flagship coupe. Toyoda Gosei supplies 34 weatherstrips of 20 different types for use on the doors, luggage compartment, hood, and elsewhere. Among them, the roof side rail weatherstrips have the functions of sealing the windows and the soft-top roof, as well as draining rainwater.