2017 LEXUS LC COUPE: Image: Lexus / Newspress
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Lexus LC coupe: Five-litre dream car

Flagship sports-car from Lexus in 2017 LC500 'building on established strengths' First 10-speed autobox, Lexus says GOTHENBURG, Sweden - The arrival of the new Lexus LC coupe is, the automaker says, "a significant illustration of Lexus' dedication to creating cars with exciting, design and exhilarating performance". No argument there from The Corner - Lexus has… Continue reading Lexus LC coupe: Five-litre dream car

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Lexus IS: Updated from spindle grille to chromed tailpipes

Redesigned  spindle grille,  standard diode headlights New wheel-rim design for E and EX grades Revised multimedia systems with 25cm LCD screen TOYOTA PARTNER Lexus has updated its 200t and 350 S Sport IS models for 2017 but is keeping their two-litre turbo (in E or EX grade) and 3.5-litre quad-cam V6. The big news (Lexus' words!)… Continue reading Lexus IS: Updated from spindle grille to chromed tailpipes

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Lexus UX: Euro design creates new type of luxury

Lexus' vision for compact SUV of the future Strong synergy of exterior and interior design Innovative 3D human machine interface tech PARIS, France - A Lexus compact crossover concept vehicle, the UX, is having its world debut at the 2016 Paris auto show as the automaker's "vision for a compact SUV of the future". It… Continue reading Lexus UX: Euro design creates new type of luxury

LEXUS FOR PARIS: This concept, the UX, willl be on show in Se[tember 2016. Image: Newspress/Lexus
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First look: Lexus UX concept for Paris auto show

LEXUS FOR PARIS: This concept, the UX, willl be on show in September 2016. Image: Newspress/Lexus Lexus will have its UX Concept (pictured) at the September 2016 Paris auto show. The car, the automaker says, was created at its European Design Centre and "takes the company's bold design language to the next level". "Its strongly… Continue reading First look: Lexus UX concept for Paris auto show

Lexus LC400h at 2016 Geneva auto show
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Lexus LC 500h coupe: Electric gets a gearbox – and superlooks!

It's two months since the Lexus LC 500 was launched at the 2016 Detroit auto show but already the automaker has a hybrid version on its stand at the same year's Geneva event. MORE CARMAN'S CORNER LEXUS FEATURES Lexus RC 350: Three cars in one, free adjustable cupholders Lexus ‘Trilogy’ models tell a new story Tokyo… Continue reading Lexus LC 500h coupe: Electric gets a gearbox – and superlooks!

2016 Lexus RX 350
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Lexus RX 350: Three cars in one, free adjustable cupholders

Two models - one of them a petrol/electric hybrid Occasional off-roading? Do it in utter luxury Adjustable cupholders for giant coffees If you're in the market for a luxury all-wheel drive station-wagon with a high degree of luxury equipment, desert-crossing pedigree and a two-ton towing capacity then I reckon Toyota's luxury arm, Lexus, has gone… Continue reading Lexus RX 350: Three cars in one, free adjustable cupholders

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Tokyo show: Fuel-cell power for Lexus flagship

Fuel-cell power with all-wheel drive Advanced automatic driving technology L-Finesse design philosophy Holographic gesture-control interface Meet the future flagship sedan from Lexus – global partner to Toyota – just unveiled at the 2015 Toyota auto show. It’s called the LF-FC and is not only stylishly stunnng but also has a drive system that’s still rare… Continue reading Tokyo show: Fuel-cell power for Lexus flagship

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Oh my origami! Lexus builds life-size cardboard IS

Forget swans and other bits of folded paper… a team of Lexus craftspeople has created a life-sized origami replica of the new IS sedan. It looks almost realistic enough to drive… and it can be! The five professional designers and modellers from specialist companies LaserCut Works and Scales and Models used precision-cut cardboard sheet from… Continue reading Oh my origami! Lexus builds life-size cardboard IS