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With roomy seating and a pillowy ride, the 2011 Lexus ES 350 is exceptionally comfortable.
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Where the sedan really shines is in driving comfort on straight roads.
Motor Trend

may be built on the same platform as the Toyota Camry, but its cabin appointments and ride are pure Lexus

as smooth and quiet on the road as ever
The Auto Channel

extremely quiet interior for four tall adults, with an especially roomy rear-seat area
MSN Autos

Exceptionally comfortable front seats, ample back-seat space, and a soft ride—in addition to impressive interior materials and trims—create a cabin that's more relaxing and comfortable than many more expensive luxury sedans.

The front seats of the ES are soft yet supportive, and in back there's good space for adults—including a very generously shaped rear bench. It's wide enough, too, to hold three for shorter trips.

A couple of years ago, the ES 350 finally shed its Toyota-esque interior cabin for the full and proper Lexus treatment, with soft-touch plastics, wood veneers, and quality leather trim on the steering wheel and shift knob.

Contrast-stitched leather upholstery is now standard, with double stitching included with an Ultra Luxury Package, and richer-looking wood and bright-chrome trims add accents at the center stack and just above the glovebox. There's also a good deal more metallic-look trim throughout the interior and walnut and maple wood trims have been added, while leathers are supple and enveloping.

All the while, the interior is nearly silent and the ride pillowy, though the suspension is arguably a little too soft and wallowy for some country roads.


With roomy seating and a pillowy ride, the 2011 Lexus ES 350 is exceptionally comfortable.

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