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 |  Jun 11 2014, 4:17 PM


The Lexus SC saw its last year in 2010, but it looks like the nameplate may return to the Japanese luxury automaker’s lineup. 

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 |  Feb 13 2014, 8:52 AM

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The new 2015 Lexus RC 350 F Sport will be making its debut at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show alongside the RC F GT3 race car. 

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 |  Dec 23 2013, 2:01 PM

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Quite a few automakers are taking part in the “Vision Gran Turismo” project by designing impressive looking concept vehicles and making them available to drive in the Playstation 3 driving simulation game.  Continue Reading…

 |  Jun 24 2013, 11:32 AM


Toyota is set to bring its first turbocharged four-cylinder engine to the market under the hood of a Lexus, starting in late 2014 or early 2015. 

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 |  Mar 28 2013, 10:40 AM


Lexus has admitted that it is missing inspiring coupes from its lineup, and in light of that, have reportedly confirmed the LF-LC concept will make it to production. 

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 |  Dec 04 2012, 1:24 PM

Lexus just offered up some early test drives of the Lexus IS in prototype form, and now the brand has confirmed that the car will debut during the 2013 Detroit Auto Show.

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 |  Oct 31 2012, 10:22 AM

The next generation Lexus IS is overdue for an update, and our spy photographers have just caught the 2014 IS out testing. 

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 |  Sep 10 2012, 5:31 PM

Lexus recently unveiled the redesigned ES and ES hybrid, and now the Japanese luxury brand has released the first commercial for the new car. 

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 |  Jun 08 2012, 11:02 AM

The Lexus CT200h has been a success for the company, drawing in younger buyers as well opening up a new low-price point to enter into the luxury segment, and now the car may spawn some new models. 

The “possibility to build other vehicles off that(CT200h) platform” is likely, said Mark Templin, Lexus U.S. group vice president and general manager in an interview with WardsAuto. The sales of the CT200h will likely grow 25% in 2012, a great gain, but still not as much as the company would like. “We’ll probably end up in the 18,000-unit range this year, just based on the supply that we can get,” mentioned Templin.

The average age of the CT200h buyer is 53, six years younger than the average age of regular Lexus buyers. New customers to the brand are also likely to get into a CT as their first Lexus.

Oddly enough, the company recently discontinued the HS 250h due to lack of sales. The style, price and options on the car made it much less accessible than the CT, and thus was discontinued.

[Source: Ward's Auto]