Lexus Ready to Rock with New IS Sedan

Lexus Ready to Rock with New IS Sedan

Sometimes we need to go back and check our notes, as was the case when we learned Lexus was getting ready to reveal the next-generation IS sedan June 9. Yep, it turns out, it’s been a full seven years since the last version rolled into showrooms so, if anything, it’s...
Lexus Producing Black Line Edition of GS 350 F-Sport

Lexus Producing Black Line Edition of GS 350 F-Sport

Lexus is preparing to produce a limited run of 200 GS 350 F Sport Black Line Special Edition vehicles in both rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive models. The 2020 GS 350 F Sport Black Line Special will feature Gloss Black F Sport wheels and orange brake calipers...
Lexus Makes Changes to LC 500 for 2021

Lexus Makes Changes to LC 500 for 2021

The Lexus 500 LC is continuing to evolve as it sheds weight and adds new features for the 2021 model year. The 2021 LC 500 coupe, unveiled just a few months after the ragtop version, drops nearly 22 pounds of unsprung weight, which engineers accomplished by using...
Toyota Product Plans Leak Out

Toyota Product Plans Leak Out

At a time when social distancing is expected to drag on for some time and much of the global industry is currently shut down, it’s easy to question just how far back things are likely to slip when everything gets back to a level of reasonable normality. That said, we...
What’s Coming to the 2020 Geneva Motor Show

What’s Coming to the 2020 Geneva Motor Show

With spring fast approaching, that can only mean one thing for auto show fans: next week marks the start of the annual Geneva Motor Show. The annual event is one of the automotive world’s most significant events, partly due to traditional Swiss neutrality encouraging...
First Drive: 2020 Lexus NX 300h

First Drive: 2020 Lexus NX 300h

Lexus, initially built its reputation by building quiet, poised sedans that effortlessly eased the owners into the lap of luxury. Customers raved about its sophisticated crossover that set the pace for competitors that scrambled to keep pace. Throughout the years,...
Toyota North America CEO Jim Lentz Retiring

Toyota North America CEO Jim Lentz Retiring

Toyota Motor North America’s top U.S. official, Jim Lentz, is retiring next spring after 38 years with the Japanese automaker. Lentz, 64, is the highest ranking American in the company, hired by current Toyota Chairman Akio Toyoda, who sought to add more Western...