Lexus Lc500h Features Next-generation Hybrid Power System

Lexus LC500h features next-generation hybrid power systemAlongside the naturally aspirated 5.0-litre V8 in the all-new Lexus LC500 coupe which arrives on Australian shores in May, buyers will also be able to opt for the LC500h (above, right), which features a Lexus next-generation hybrid power system.

Lexus Rc F Gt3: The Road To 24 Hours Of Daytona

Lexus RC F GT3: The Road to 24 Hours of DaytonaThe all-new Lexus RC F GT3 race car will have its North American debut next week when 3GT Racing enters two vehicles in the 24 Hours of Daytona.
This is the first Lexus to race in an ongoing series since 2009, when Scott Pruett won two Rolex 24s and 22 total victories with Grand-Am Road Racing, and it’s been a long road in preparation — Lexus has released two videos showing the journey from idea to track.

Lexus Europe Sets All-time Sales Record In 2016

Lexus Europe Sets All-Time Sales Record in 2016Lexus continues to make significant strides in Europe, boasting a 16% increase in sales year-over-year in 2016 with 74,316 total sales. This was an all-time sales record for the region — here’s a model-by-model breakdown for all Western, Central and Eastern European countries, including Turkey and Russia.

Lexus Executive: Lineup Needs Subcompact Crossover & Three-row Crossover

Lexus Executive: Lineup Needs Subcompact Crossover & Three-Row CrossoverLexus USA general manager Jeff Bracken believes the brand is missing out on 70,000 sales a year by not having a subcompact or three-row crossover in the lineup — from Automotive News:
One gap is the subcompact crossover tier. Lexus might tap booming demand in that segment with a vehicle based on the UX Concept shown at last year’s Paris auto show.

Lexus Rc F Gt3 Lines Up For International Racing Season

Lexus RC F GT3 Lines up for International Racing SeasonLexus Gazoo Racing will enter its Lexus RC F GT3 for customer racing in international GT series in North America and Japan, starting from the 2017 season.
The competition car is based on the RC F performance coupe and has been engineered to compete in GT3 category races worldwide.

Lexus Lc500 – Same V8 Engine, More Torque, Better Sound

Lexus LC500 – same V8 engine, more torque, better soundWhen the Lexus LC500 touches down on local shores in May, buyers will be able to choose between two engines; a 5.0-litre V8 and a 3.5-litre petrol/electric hybrid.
The high-revving V8 is also found in Lexus’ two other performance models; the RC F coupe and GS F sedan. However, in the upcomming LC500, engineers have dialled up the volume, and it’s all completely natural, according to Lexus Europe’s Senior Technical Trainer, Stefan Ramaekers.

Lexus To Develop Full Electric Vehicle?

Lexus to Develop Full Electric Vehicle?In a conversation with Automotive News, Lexus USA general manager Jeff Bracken said the brand is now considering an fully electric vehicle:
Lexus began considering EVs after the Paris show in September, during which European luxury rivals pushed the technology. Mercedes-Benz announced it would launch 10 new EVs by 2025.

Lexus Is Sending Its 2017 Rc F Gt3 To Do Battle In The Us And Japan

Lexus is sending its 2017 RC F GT3 to do battle in the US and JapanBare carbon fiber doesn't do much to tone down the swoopy, animal RC F GT3, does it? This is the latest tweak of the Lexus GT3 racer, which appeared in an earlier spec with the American team F Performance Racing. (Incidentally, the team changed its name to 3GT Racing recently to further differentiate itself from Lexus.) The latest RC F racer will compete in IMSA and Super GT racing.

2017 Detroit Auto Show: 2018 Lexus Ls

2017 Detroit Auto Show: 2018 Lexus LSWhen considering that the Lexus LC 500 made it to production virtually unchanged from concept form, it was reasonable to think that the LS would similarly follow suit. Especially when the LS shares the LC's GA-L platform. Unfortunately, it didn't pan out that way.

Lexus Rc F Gt3 To Race In 2017

Lexus RC F GT3 to Race in 2017LEXUS GAZOO Racing will introduce its LEXUS RC F GT3 in the GT3 category races in Japan and the United States starting from the 2017 season.
The LEXUS RC F GT3 was developed based on the RC F, the automaker’s high-performance coupe, specifically to compete in the GT3 category races, a worldwide popular customer racing category.

Lexus Revaels Sport Yacht Concept

Lexus Revaels Sport Yacht ConceptORIGIN

A few years ago, the Toyota Marine Department invited TMC President Akio Toyoda to spend several days on the water driving the new Ponam range of premium yachts soon to be launched in Japan.