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Lexus cuts price on refreshed 2021 LS F Sport sedan
Lexus cuts price on refreshed 2021 LS F Sport sedan

The 2021 Lexus LS flagship sedan gets a new touchscreen, a more refined interior, an updated suspension and engine enhancements, and a higher starting price for the mid-cycle refresh, Lexus announced Wednesday. The price of the F Sport gets cut, however. The 2021 Lexus LS500 starts at $77,025...Read More»

2021 Lexus LC Convertible
What's New for 2021: Lexus

Lexus enters 2021 with a comprehensive portfolio of V-8 sports cars, luxury sedans, and crossover SUVs of any size. The focus this year centers on sedans, with a redesign of the entry-level IS compact, a refresh of the LS full-size sedan, and all-wheel-drive variants of the ES mid-size sedan. A...Read More»

2020 Lexus LS 500h
Review update: 2020 Lexus LS makes for the ideal road tripper

My kids might be spoiled. In this case, the blame falls squarely on the 2020 Lexus LS 500h. In a long weekend away, spanning more than 700 rain-splattered Midwestern miles to and from Cleveland and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the luxury hybrid sedan swaddled its teenage passengers in such...Read More»

2021 Lexus IS350 F Sport
Lexus cuts price on redesigned 2021 Lexus IS F Sport

The 2021 Lexus IS compact sedan gets an updated look, a stiffer suspension, and a streamlined model lineup that cuts the price on top F Sport models, Lexus announced Wednesday. Even though the powertrains haven't changed, they are the source of the biggest change when it comes to pricing. Three...Read More»

2021 Lexus RX
2021 Lexus RX crossover SUV costs $46,095, adds Black Line edition

Lexus' bestselling crossover SUV will cost $920 more in 2021 than it did last year, but it adds more standard safety equipment to its long list of active safety features, the automaker announced Thursday. New for 2021, the RX 350 and RX 450h F Sport models can be had with a limited edition Black...Read More»

2021 Lexus GX 460
2021 Lexus GX 460 SUV lumbers on with new luxury perks for $54,395 to start

The 2021 Lexus GX 460 might be the most unintentionally hardcore off-road SUV on sale. Just kick your boots off before you enter, please? The three-row luxury hauler will return for 2021 largely unchanged from the year before, with just a handful of new packages to complement the stout drivetrain...Read More»

2021 Lexus ES250 AWD
2021 Lexus ES sedans add all-wheel drive, sporty Black Line trim

Lexus' mid-size sedan has a fuller lineup for 2021, the luxury carmaker announced last week. The 2021 Lexus ES sedan will be available will all-wheel drive for the first time in the sedan's 31-year history. The all-wheel drive version will cost at least $40,925, including mandatory destination...Read More»

2021 Lexus LX 570
2021 Lexus LX 570 brings back blacked-out Inspiration Series

The 2021 Lexus LX 570 full-size SUV available with three rows gets minor updates to the Sport package, compared to last year, but a major upgrade with the return of the limited edition Inspiration Series. Last offered for 2019, the LX 570 Inspiration Series adds black exterior parts and black...Read More»

2021 Lexus LC Convertible
2021 Lexus LC 500 Convertible first look: Open air opulence for $102,025

The convertible version of Lexus' gobsmackingly pretty two-door coupe is anything but cheap. This week, the automaker charted the 2021 Lexus LC 500 Convertible's long list of hardware to transform the fixed-roof coupe into an alfresco grand-tourer—and it starts with a gobsmacking price...Read More»

2020 Lexus GX 460
Review update: 2020 Lexus GX 460 SUV carries a decade of baggage

The Lexus GX 460 is a luxury paradox. The three-row SUV is rugged, capable, and loaded with luxury features, yet it’s loud, inefficient, drives like a truck, and has some odd packaging. The current GX 460 was introduced a decade ago, and has since received a few updates over time to remain...Read More»

2021 Lexus IS350 F Sport
2021 Lexus IS revealed: New look for luxury sedan, but a lot hasn't changed

The 2021 Lexus IS luxury compact sedan will begin a new decade sporting much of the same hardware as it had in the last decade. The small four-door car that was unveiled Monday sports a new body and new look, but under the hood is most of the same hardware found in 2020 versions. When it goes on...Read More»

2020 Lexus ES 300h
Review update: The 2020 Lexus ES 300h shelters drivers in the right place

Long-distance journeys may have settled into your mind, in this time of sheltering in place. One day we'll be able to drive far, far away—and for that day your shopping list could start and begin with the 2020 Lexus ES 300h Ultra Luxury. If you can avoid the lure of a crossover SUV, the 2020...Read More»

2020 Lexus RX
Review update: The 2020 Lexus RX 350 AWD still answers the call

The $46,575 2020 Lexus RX 350 AWD answers a very specific call—the call of the mild. It's been popular for two decades because it's a known entity, never too obtrusive, never one to step out of line. We nailed it in our full review thusly: "Performance isn't its big virtue—virtue is."...Read More»

2020 Lexus RX
2020 Lexus RX earns Top Safety Pick due to improved headlights

The 2020 Lexus RX has received a Top Safety Pick nod from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety thanks to some strategic improvements to its crash structure and an updated set of headlights. For the first time, the 2020 RX swept the insurance watchdog's crashworthiness tests, receiving a...Read More»

2020 Lexus NX
What's New for 2020: Lexus

Lexus followed its onslaught of new crossover SUVs over the past few years with a renewed commitment to sedans and sports coupes. For 2020 the major updates for Toyota’s luxury brand are muted, with a significant update of its best-selling RX350 mid-size crossover. Its large SUVs soldier on...Read More»

2019 Lexus UX (UX250h E-Four hybrid)
Updated Lexus UX headlights earn Top Safety Pick+ from IIHS

Updated headlights on 2019 Lexus UX crossovers earned top scores from the IIHS in recent tests and netted the small luxury crossover a Top Safety Pick+ award. Lexus Enthusiast was the first to report the findings Monday. In May, the IIHS reported that the new Lexus UX, which is related to the...Read More»

2020 Lexus NX 300 Black Line Edition
2020 Lexus NX 300 crossover Black Line edition gets a new look

Lexus is taking a different tack with its 2020 NX 300 Black Line edition, weaving in some bronze finish inside and out for a new twist on a returning theme. Of course, it wouldn't be the "Black Line" if the predominant exterior treatment wasn't black. The new bronze-finished wheels may be the...Read More»

2020 Lexus RX
Updated 2020 Lexus RX and RX-L crossovers add Android Auto, costs $45,175 to start

Just in time to go back to school, the 2020 Lexus RX has learned how to play nice with Android smartphones. The automaker announced Tuesday that the 2020 Lexus RX will be the first vehicle from the brand with Android Auto compatibility when they go on sale later this year. Parent-company Toyota...Read More»

2019 Lexus NX F Sport Black Line Special Edition
2019 Lexus NX aces IIHS tests, earns Top Safety Pick+ nod

The 2019 Lexus NX earned a Top Safety Pick+ rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the organization announced Monday. The NX earned the institute's highest safety nod thanks to excellent standard headlights and "Superior" scores for forward collision avoidance. While 2015-2018...Read More»

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