Lexus IS

Lexus set to introduce “more exciting” model in 2014-2015

May 08, 2013

At a private function in the US recently, a couple of Lexus executives, including Toyota boss Akio Toyoda, revealed a new model is coming soon. The model will wear an all-new nameplate, stepping into a...

2014 Lexus IS covers 1.6 million kilometres in testing (video)

May 06, 2013

With the local launch of the all-new 2014 Lexus IS range just a few months away now, Lexus is finishing up development and final evaluations of its prototypes. The company has just reported it has...

Daigo Saito wins Formula Drift Asia round in 2JZ-powered Lexus IS C (video)

Apr 30, 2013

Daigo Saito has won the opening round of the Achilles Formula Drift Asia season at Calder Park, in Melbourne. Saito was driving a highly modified Lexus IS C during the smoked-filled drift-off. The event was...

Lexus heading to Goodwood Festival for the first time

Mar 21, 2013

Lexus has announced it will be attending this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed in the UK. This will be the company’s first ever official appearance at the event. The annual Goodwood Festival of Speed in...

2013 Lexus IS 250 C F Sport review (video)

Mar 15, 2013

It might not shower you in a cannonade of kilowatts, but it doesn’t stop the 2013 Lexus IS 250 C F Sport being a serious contender in the convertible sports car segment. It offers accurate...

Lexus IS F performance sedan coming to an end? – report

Mar 13, 2013

As disappointed as we are to report this, the Lexus IS F high performance sedan might soon come to an end. The regular new IS sedan, which launches later this year, could be considered as...

New Lexus IS 300h gets 4.9L/100km Australian rating

Mar 06, 2013

Lexus Australia has revealed local details of the new Lexus IS 300h hybrid. The new model, due later this year, will be the first Lexus IS to come with a hybrid option. Joining the new...

Lexus tops J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study, again

Feb 14, 2013

Lexus has done it again. For the second year in a row, the highly regarded J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study has put the luxury Japanese brand at the top. The survey was undertaken by consumers...

2014 Lexus IS arriving in Australia Q3, IS 300h confirmed

Jan 18, 2013

The new 2013-2014 Lexus IS has only just been revealed, however, Lexus Australia has already announced local showrooms will be welcoming three variants; the IS 250, IS 350, and, for the first time ever, the...

New 2013-2014 Lexus IS 250 F Sport unveiled

Jan 10, 2013

Lexus has pulled the wraps off the all-new 2013-2014 Lexus IS in IS 250 F Sport guise. This is the brand new model, with fresh styling, completely revised underpinnings, and a spruced up interior with...

Lexus IS F Superstars International racer on show in Brisbane

Dec 21, 2012

Not to be confused with the racing sedans of the Australian V8 Supercars series, Lexus will showcase a special Lexus IS F V8 ‘supercar’ racer at the Brisbane International Tennis Tournament next month. The car...

Video: 2014 Lexus IS prototype review by Jay Leno

Dec 10, 2012

A handful of lucky journalists in the US have been given exclusive access to a prototype version of the upcoming 2014 Lexus IS. Jay Leno, TV personality and renowned car enthusiast, was one of them....