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2017 Lexus IS 200t Sports Luxury Review

Lexus has, arguably, often been unfairly referred to as a “glorified Toyota”, and while that may be true for certain models in the lineup (I’m looking at you, Lexus LX), the majority of its range are actually proper premium models based on entirely different rear-wheel drive platforms (IS, RC, GS …

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Lexus UX concept coming to a showroom near you

Lexus has confirmed the company will be putting the bold UX Concept into production. The small premium SUV concept, which was unveiled at last year’s Paris Auto Show, will sit beneath the Lexus NX in the luxury brand’s lineup when it hits showrooms across the globe sometime in the near …

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Rowen dials up Lexus RX F Sport’s visual aggression

  While the latest Lexus RX SUV is arguably one of the most stylish of all the RX generations, it can pale in comparison to the attention grabbing M, S and AMG models from BMW, Audi and Mercedes. This styling kit from Japanese tuner, Rowen International certainly gives the RX …

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Lexus NX goes aggressive with Vossen VFS-1 wheels

The Lexus NX proved to be a highly accomplished premium compact crossover in our recent test drive, but a bit more sizzle is always welcomed in this segment. And that’s exactly what VIP Auto Salon and Vossen Wheels have done. Taking the NX F Sport as base, the subtle tweak sees the SUV dropped on …

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Lexus showcases stunning details of LC coupe in new photos

One of the most anticipated cars to launch in 2017, the Lexus LC coupe, has been showcased in new photos from Hawaii. And the attention to detail in this car, especially the interior, is still mesmerising. Set to arrive in Australia later this year, the LC luxury grand tourer is being hailed …

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Lexus LS 500h flagship to feature multi stage hybrid system

Lexus’ new LS 500h flagship sedan will feature the luxury brand’s Multi Stage Hybrid system, a high performance hybrid powertrain that is said to bring a new level of performance and driver appeal to luxury sedan. The technology, which makes its debut in the new LC 500h luxury coupe – …

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Lexus to unveil LS 500h hybrid at Geneva Motor Show

Hot on the heels of last month’s world premiere of the LS 500 flagship sedan, Lexus today announced it will debut the LS 500h hybrid variant at next month’s Geneva motor show. While the LS 500 is powered by a new twin-turbo 3.5-litre V6 petrol engine delivering 310kW and 600Nm, the LS 500h …

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Lexus LC F is official. Sort of.

At the launch of the Lexus LC 500 in Detroit last year, the big boss of Toyota Motor Corporation, Akio Toyoda declared that it was just the beginning of a new era for the luxury brand. We interpreted that as: hold your breath a higher performance, F version of the …

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2017 Lexus RX 450h Review

The Lexus RX started life in 1997 as a mid-size crossover offering car-like comfort and driving attributes in a roomy high-riding body. It’s the first compact SUV in the luxury space, says Lexus. And they might be right. Excluding the Range Rover, which is much larger, there really was nothing …

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Next-generation Lexus LS scooped ahead of January debut

Lexus has let loose its LS prototype again ahead of its debut next month at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). Spotted testing on public roads in Spain, the next-generation LS flagship sedan appears to be identical to earlier test vehicles but closer look reveals the brand’s now iconic …

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Lexus LC 500 and LC 500h full technical specifications announced

Lexus has announced full technical specifications of the LC 500 coupe and its hybrid-powered counterpart, the LC 500h. Set for a global launch in 2017 the luxury four-seater is being hailed by Lexus as the strongest ever statement of its brand direction. Inspired by the stunning LF-LC concept at the Detroit Motor …

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Next-gen Lexus LS teased ahead of Detroit debut

Lexus has previewed the all-new fifth generation LS flagship saloon through a single teaser image ahead of its world debut at the 2017 North American International Auto Show in Detroit next month. The shadowy teaser image shows a translucent front quarter view of the S-Class and 7 Series beater, offering …

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