Post Tagged with: "Lexus"

First Look At The Facelifted Lexus CT 200h For 2014

Prior to its launch on the 21st of November at the 2013 Guangzhou Motor Show in China, Lexus has revealed pictures of what the new 2014 CT 200h will look like. The CT 200h has been updated with a new grille, thanks to a new bumper with wider and lower openings. Following that, there is a restyled rear bumper as […]

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Lexus Has Revealed Their CT 200h F Sport

Lexus has used the Australian Motor Show to reveal their CT 200h F Sport. The CT 200h F Sport model boasts a new set of sporty bumpers, graphite-finish alloy wheels and Flame Blue paint for the exterior. The interior boasts a sporty steering wheel, aluminium pedals and new instruments in the panel. There is no power increase for the F […]

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First Details: Lexus LC 600h For 2015

Reports have hinted that Lexus are busy working on a new model called the LC 600h; a model which successes the SC 430. Lexus are expected to use a shortened version of the next-generation LS platform, where power could come from a 5.0-litre V8 engine with 373kW. The release should be around 2015. More over at Motor Trend. Pictured is […]

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More Details On The Lexus CT 200h

Lexus has announced a few more details on the CT 200h. The firm said that the CT 200h will include a roof-mounted spoiler, 17-inch wheels, LED headlights and ‘L finesse’ styling. The inside houses metallic accents, soft materials, an LCD display of eight inches and other bioplastic components for the dashboard. Power comes from a 73kW 1.8-litre VVT-i petrol engine […]

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Revised Lexus IS-F To Show Its Face At The Paris Motor Show

Lexus has modified the IS-F’s 5.0-litre V8 engine to comply with Euro V emission standards, and this means that there will be an updated model for the 2011 year. This being said, Lexus has revealed the updates for the new model which includes revised headlights with LED daytime running lights and a new colour called ‘Starlight Black GF’. The Inside […]

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Moscow 2010: The 2011 Lexus IS — Minor Facelift

Lexus had jumped the gun by revealing a few changes to the 2011 IS at the Moscow Motor Show in Russia. Not to worry though, as Lexus will still use the Paris show in October to reveal the Lexus IS officially. With that being said, lets move onto the changes. For the exterior, Lexus has modified the headlamps to include […]

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Lexus Comes Up With A Better Purchase Option For The LFA

When Lexus revealed the LFA’s pricing they said that American customers would only be able to lease it for two years. Basically, you’d pay $300,000 up front and pay nothing per month. The idea behind this is simple: Lexus doesn’t want anyone to buy the car and sell it for a profit. Now while that’s quite fair, they decided on […]

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Leaked: Lexus Facelift IS 250 & IS 350 Sedan For Japan

The Facelifted 2011 Lexus IS 250 and 350 sedans for Japan have been leaked through brochure shots. The exterior changes seem to include new headlamps with LED daytime running lights, a redesigned lower part of the front bumper and round fog lamps. There might be a few interior changes, however this is not clear from the images. Following these changes […]

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The Lexus LS600h L Is Priced At R1,555,000 In South Africa

South Africa has received the Lexus LS600h L as the range-topping model. The LS600h L will boast an extended wheelbase, a V8 petrol engine and an electric motor. There will be a 5.0-litre V8 engine with extra power from the electric motor. When coupled, these two motors create a Lexus Hybrid Drive system. The LS600h L will boast 120mm of […]

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Lexus LFA Breaks Glass With Exhaust Pitch [Video]

Lexus has released a video showing the LFA breaking a champagne flute. The video is called “Pitch” and it shows us what the LFA is capable of. It was said that the bottle breaks after the driver accelerates past 275km/h. Lexus said that the advert was made without any CGI or tricks. Press Release In Pursuit of the Perfect Pitch […]

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South Africa Will Receive The Limited Edition Lexus LFA

Word from Lexus states that the LFA supercar will indeed hit the South African market. There is currently a limited production run of 500 LFA’s for the entire world, and the local market will receive a few of these examples. While Lexus South Africa has secured a few of the cars, Kevin Flynn, General Manager of Lexus South Africa, has […]

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Lexus LS Recall: South African & International Recall Details

Toyota has announced that they will recall four Lexus LS models due to problems with the steering wheel. The models Toyota would like to recall include the LS460, LS460L, LS600h and the LS600hL hybrid with the Variable Gear Ratio Steering system. The recall will cover over 11,500 vehicles. Lexus said: “The problem occurs at low speed when manoeuvring the steering […]

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Lexus Dark Ride Video: Starring The Lexus CT 200h

Lexus has created a short promotional film aimed at its competitors. The clip includes Lexus CT 200h hybrid action, where Norman Reedus is driving the car through the Nevada and California desert in an attempt to keep it away from those wanting to hurt it. Press Release Lexus Invites Consumers to Co-star in New ‘Dark Ride’ Interactive Film to Launch […]

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Lexus Adds A Nurburgring Edition To The LFA Range

Lexus has released a special Nurburgring version of the LFA Supercar. This essentially means an even more exclusive run of only 50 units, compared to the original 500 models. One of the 50 Nuburgring models will cost $70,000 more, while matte black paint will be another $20,000. Engine wise the enhancements include a modified version of the 4.8-litre V10 engine […]

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Preview: The ASI Modified Lexus LX 570 Invader

ASI, a Japanese tuner, has released a brand new tuning program for the Lexus LX 570 luxury SUV which helps both looks and performance. It’s called the LX 570 Invader and it boasts a 5.7-litre V8 engine with a 6-speed sequential gearbox. Unfortunately for us, ASI only said that they would update the engine. With what — we don’t know, […]

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