If there ever was any doubt that Lexus is serious about its venture into the world of luxury, its new Crafted Line puts those questions to bed. The Crafted Line is available on a handful of Lexus models, including the LS 460 F Sport, GS 350 F Sport, IS 250 F Sport, RX 350 AWD F Sport and ES 350. Show More Summary
Just because the Lexus ES falls below the segment classifications of the LS, GS, and IS models, that doesn’t mean it can’t get the same amount of attention from the Crafted Line collection as the others received. On the contrary, the ES received more "love" than any other model in the Lexus lineup outside of the RX 350 F Sport. Show More Summary
Vehicles Affected: Approximately 10,462 model-year 2013 Lexus GS 350 sedans manufactured June 8 through Dec. 26, 2012 The Problem: The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is reporting that the switch that senses the amount of pressure that the driver is...
The Lexus RX SUV and Lexus GS luxury sedan have been added to the NSW Police Force fleet. The Lexus RX450h and GS450h petrol-electric models are to be used in the southern parts of NSW, with coverage from the Royal National Park near Wollongong to the Kosciuszko National Park and NSW snowfields as part of NSW [...]
New South Wales Police have welcomed a pair of new Lexus models to its fleet this week as part of a new safety campaign. The two models - the hybrid-powered GS 450h sedan and RX 450h SUV - will be used in the force’s Road Safe and Snow Safe programs through the months ahead. Show More Summary
Toyota and Suzuki recall select GS, Sienna, Forenza, and Reno models.
The year of the recall continues, but this time it isn't from General Motors. Toyota is announcing two, separate recalls affecting a pair of its models. First, Toyota is recalling 370,000 Sienna minivans from the 2004 to 2011 model years that are registered or originally sold in cold-weather states. Show More Summary
Problems highlighted affect Sienna minivans, Highlander SUVs and Lexus GS 350 sedans in specific model years
Not to be outdone by General Motors’ recallpalooza, Toyota announced a pair of recalls this morning — for Sienna minivans and Lexus GS sedans — totaling nearly 400,000 vehicles in the U.S. alone. The Lexus recall involves around 10,500 model-year 2013 Lexus GS 350 sedans. According to the carmaker, a manufacturing error in the brake pedal assembly could cause the … [More]
Spare tires prone to fall off Sienna; Lexus GS can improperly brake.
RC, RX, GX, GS, IS, LS. It's not that Lexus' naming scheme makes a ton of sense, so why not search for another name so one of their cars doesn't have to be named the Lexus Texas. Although maybe this is in honor of Toyota's new home in Texas. But still... Read more...
Competes with: Audi A6, BMW 5 Series, Lexus GS Looks like: Infiniti gave the Q70 the Q50 treatment with more flowing lines and a pumped-up grille for a look that's both more graceful and athletic Drivetrain: 330-hp, 3.7-liter V-6 engine;...
Lexus applies its driver-focused F Sport treatment to the GS, with surprising results.
Cars.com reviewer Mike Hanley's critique of the 2014 Lexus GS 350 jumped three spots to No. 1 this week, finally knocking the popular Acura TLX Prototype — the last holdout from our 2014 Chicago Auto Show coverage — off our...
The Lexus GS' impressive blend of nimble handling, quiet road manners and intriguing looks might make it appeal to a wide range of shoppers, but families may not be as impressed. Although Lexus' GS 350 sedan is in the midsize...
The Audi A6 remains a solidly luxurious choice in the deeply competitive executive sedan segment, duking it out with the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, BMW 5 Series and Lexus GS, among others. Having been on sale since 2011, though, it's starting to become just a tiny bit stale. Show More Summary
As Lexus cultivates a sportier, more aggressive image for its comfortable, reliable luxury sedans, Cars.com reviewer Mike Hanley says it's off to a respectable start with the 2014 GS 350. The automaker achieves the "soul and emotion" it aspires to...
Last time TTAC looked at the Lexus GS Hybrid, Jack and I descended upon Vegas, drank too much, shared too much and one of us got purse-slapped (it wasn’t Jack). In other news, Jack found the GS a willing partner on the track, I kept drawing comparisons to the Volvo S80 T6 and Hyundai Genesis, […]
Buyers considering a BMW 5-series, Mercedes-Benz E-Class, or even a Tesla Model S would do well to look at the 2014 Lexus GS 450h. The BMW has its handling, the Mercedes-Benz nearly drives itself, and the Tesla is the best electric car on the market. Show More Summary
--> Last year, rumors swirled about Lexus eliminating the IS F sedan and focusing only on the development of the RC F coupe and the GS F sedan. New reports now suggest that Lexus is currently testing the next IS F, and that it could be unveiled sometime next year. Show More Summary