2016 Lexus ES350, ES300h Facelift Revealed

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The 2016 Lexus ES350 and ES300h have been refreshed for the U.S. market.

The updated sedan actually made its debut earlier this year at the Shanghai Motor Show, but only now has the Japanese luxury automaker shared details on the U.S. models.

The 2016 Lexus ES350 and ES300h get new standard LED headlights along with a redesigned front fascia, which includes the brand’s spindle grille, with fog lights at the corners. In the rear, Lexus carried over some design elements from its flagship LS, incorporating a new fascia with chrome-tipped rectangular exhaust ports.

SEE ALSO: 2015 Lexus ES300h Review

For the interior, new features and finishes include Linear Dark Mocha wood, Illustrious Piano Black wood and Bamboo with a matte finish, which replaces the gloss finish. There is also the addition of Flaxen interior as an option.

The Mark Levinson Premium Sound and Panoramic Roof options are now available with any package, while new vehicle connectivity has been added with Lexus Enform Remote. Lastly, there is also a new Lexus Safety System+ that combines Pre-Collision System, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, Intelligent High Beam and High-Speed Dynamic Radar Cruise Control.

Pricing for the 2016 Lexus ES350 and ES300h models have not yet been announced.

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  • craigcole

    That front end … I kind of like it, actually. The “spindle grille” is growing on me.

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