Lexus’ officially confirmed its plan today to move production to Georgetown, Ky. — likely due to the $146.5 million in tax breaks the state offered. But there could be something much bigger moving beneath the water.
The brand’s choice to send the ES to U.S. production is also to make room at the Kyushu plant for a major new model likely to be a compact crossover slotted below the RX.
That would especially make sense given the luxury segments shifting trend toward smaller, car-based products.
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