Lexus to Celebrate IS Models Past and Present at SEMA

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

Lexus will be invading the 2013 SEMA Show with a collection of customized IS vehicles, built by enthusiasts from all across America.

The first and second generation Lexus IS will be presented all across the Las Vegas Convention Center along with six 2014 IS builds. In addition, a custom Lexus LFA will also be on display at the show, showing off the brand’s versatility and broad appeal among its owners.

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Along with all those custom IS vehicles, Lexus will unveil the deviantART contest’s winning design in the Lexus booth. The winning build will bring winner Robert Evans’ design to life and features a one-of-a-kind aero styling package, a carbon interior package, special three-piece wheels and a custom paint job. VIP Auto Salon made Evans’ rendering to reality with 10 weeks of work on a brand new 2014 IS.

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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