everything is about the rear with the recently updated 2017 lexus gs f. new multi-mode adaptive suspension aims at cushioning the rear of occupants previously knocked around by the stiff, single-setting sachs dampers, and its addition pushes the pricetag up by $4540 to $153,540 plus on-road costs. Show More Summary
Over the past 18 months we’ve pounded the Lexus GS F around Spanish mountains and racetracks, along road rally stages in and around Adelaide’s hills and South Australia’s home to drifting, Mallala Raceway. We’ve thrown it up against two German contemporaries around the twisty outskirts of Brisbane. And we’ve also spent a week tooling about in it in […]
Broadcasting from the Melbourne CarAdvice office this week, join Paul, Mandy and Mike Stevens where they keep you up to date with the biggest car news of the week, including 2017 MG GS pricing and specs, Lexus Sport Yacht concept unveiled, Holden Commodore limited-edition models, 2018 Ford Mustang revealed with new face and more power, 2017 Suzuki […]
A one-of-a-kind luxury boat from automaker Lexus, designed to provide its passengers with an extravagant seafaring experience. It’s powered by a pair of 5.0-liter V8 engines from their RC F, GS F and LC 500, producing a total of 880hp, and has a carbon fiber composite hull.
We give the Lexus GS F a day-to-day evaluation.
The full-size performance-focused sport sedan segment is chock full of top models from Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Cadillac, and Jaguar. Toyota is now in the conversation with the Lexus GS 350 F Sport, a rear-drive sports sedan that will excite driving enthusiasts. We recently tested the rear-drive 2017 Lexus GS 350 F Sport model. What’s New […]
The 2017 Lexus GS F sports sedan and 2017 Lexus RC F sports coupe have been upgraded with the company’s Adaptive Variable Suspension (AVS) system. AVS electronically monitors and controls the damping force at all four wheels simultaneously, based on driver preferences and the road conditions. Designed to improve ride comfort and handling stability, the AVS system relies […]
A Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] 456M that’s had its V-12 replaced by the engine of a Lexus GS 300 has managed to sell via eBay Motors for $44,999. The ‘90s-era Ferrari GT in good nick could be bought for much lower prices not long ago but the current mania in classic cars, especially those out of Maranello, means that even this crudely modified...
A screaming V8 engine, tight chassis tuning and responsive steering have Lexus entering the high-performance luxury sports sedan conversation with the GS F to battle cars like the BMW M5 and Cadillac CTS-V.
A screaming V8, suspension upgrades and great seats highlight Lexus' latest potent four-door.
We hit the track and street to give the Lexus GS F's 467-horsepower V8 engine and suspension upgrades a thorough workout to see if it has what it takes to be a BMW M5, Mercedes-AMG E63 and Cadillac CTS-V alternative.
Get behind the wheel of Lexus’ F Performance line cars, like the 467hp RC F coupe and GS F sedan. Drivers can attend a half- or full-day session and learn techniques in autocross, skidpad, track driving, and more, all under the supervision of professional drivers.
What is luxury? Is it power? Is it control? Is it desirability? All-out plushness? Or just space? Is it a combination of all of those things? And if it is a combination, to what degree does cost and inclusions play a part in determining the luxuriousness of a car? That’s what this test aims to find […]
When it comes to buying a performance sedan, there is an unreasonably large number of choices on the Australian market. Most are also backed up by a coupe variant that, despite having fewer doors – and fewer complications – tend to cost more. So, if you have about $150,000 to spend on a four-door luxury performance sedan, what would […]
The rumor mill is churning over at Toyota with reports that the Japanese automaker is finally building a 3.0-liter twin-turbo V-6 engine, codenamed 943F, that it plans to use on the fifth-generation Lexus GS. The model is scheduled to make its debut in late 2017 or early 2018 and will be marketed as a 2019 model. Show More Summary
On one side you have the all-American powerhouse and on the other you have the Japanese spitfire. It wasn’t always the case that we could describe a Cadillac and a Lexus in such glowing terms, but the times have definitely changed. The...Show More Summary
Talk of a twin-turbo V6 for the new Lexus GS and LS has us wondering if this engine will make it into the hypothetical Toyota Supra and BMW Z5. Continue reading New Toyota Supra may get a twin-turbo Lexus V6 New Toyota Supra may get a twin-turbo Lexus V6 originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 22 Jul 2016 17:28:00 EDT. Show More Summary
Originally appeared on Automoblog.net When Akio Toyoda, CEO of Toyota Motor Corporation, said he wanted the Lexus brand to be more sporty, this is what he had in mind. The Lexus GS models are rear-wheel-drive sports sedans. The entry GS 200t is a new model for 2016 that comes with a turbocharged four-cylinder engine. Our tester had the F […]
Being offered a free Lexus GS F for the weekend felt like being offered custody of the child of a distant relative who had just died. Of course I said yes, but deep down I wished it might just get lost before it ever got to me, because I have other things to do. Read more...
In this great big wide world of ours, there are only few things that are pretty hard to get wrong. Pizza springs to mind, as do large-capacity, V8-powered, rear-wheel-drive cars. So it should come as no surprise to hear the 2016 Lexus GS F is a bit of a hoot. Yes, you heard right. The […]