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Toyota Names 2016 Models With Problematic Takata Airbag Inflators

By Kelsey Mays and Fred Meier on June 10, 2016


CARS.COM — Toyota said Thursday that two 2016 SUVs, the Toyota 4Runner and Lexus GX 460, still have the most concerning group of Takata airbag inflators. Of cars still potentially in dealer inventory, Toyota says any 2015 versions of those… Read More

Toyota Names 2016 Models With Problematic Takata Airbag Inflators

By Kelsey Mays and Fred Meier on June 10, 2016

CARS.COM — Toyota said Thursday that two 2016 SUVs, the Toyota 4Runner and Lexus GX 460, still have the most concerning group of Takata airbag inflators. Of cars still potentially in dealer inventory, Toyota says any 2015 versions of those… Read More

2017 Lexus IS: First Look

By Kelsey Mays on April 25, 2016

CARS.COM Competes with: Audi A4, BMW 3 Series, Mercedes-Benz C-Class Looks like: The current IS got the usual midcycle nip-and-tuck Drivetrain: 241-hp, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder; 255- or 306-hp, 3.5-liter V-6; six- or eight-speed automatic transmissions; rear- or all-wheel drive Hits… Read More

2014-15 Lexus Display Screen Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on March 31, 2016

CARS.COM The problem: Affected vehicles have a damaged anti-reflective coating on the multidisplay screen on the dash. Vehicles affected by this service bulletin: 2014 Lexus IS 250 2015 Lexus IS 250 2014 Lexus IS 350 2015 Lexus IS 350 2015… Read More

2016 Lexus IS Gets New Turbo Engine

By Joe Bruzek on July 24, 2015

We've been scratching our heads for seemingly an eternity regarding the anemic 204-horsepower, 2.5-liter V-6 in the Lexus IS 250 sedan that never moved the sedan quickly or efficiently in a segment where turbocharged four-cylinders abound. Ponder no longer, because… Read More

Recall Alert: 2006-2011 Lexus LS, GS and IS

By Matt Schmitz on November 21, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Nearly 423,000 luxury sedans, including model-year 2007-10 Lexus LS sedans manufactured between May 9, 2006, and July 20, 2010; model-year 2006-11 GS sedans manufactured between Jan. 6, 2005, and Sept. 10, 2010; and model-year 2006-11 IS sedans manufactured… Read More

2015 Lexus IS 250, IS 350: What's Changed

By Rick Popely on July 9, 2014

Most significant changes: Siri Eyes Free voice recognition for iPhones now standard Price change: $450 higher across the board for sedans On sale: August Which you should buy, 2014 or 2015? 2014 The IS 250 and IS 350 sedans were… Read More

2014 Lexus IS 350 F Sport: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on November 5, 2013

Sometimes parents have to choose between fast and stylish and roomy and comfortable. The Lexus IS with the F Sport Package is the perfect example. The compact sedan is powerful and stunning, but a cramped backseat made it tough to… Read More

Recall Alert: 102,000 Lexus Vehicles

By Jennifer Geiger on September 4, 2013

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 102,000 model-year 2006-11 Lexus IS 350, IS 350C and GS 350 vehicles. The Problem: Bolts used to secure the variable valve timing control device can become loose. This could cause the vehicle to stop while being driven.… Read More

2014 Lexus IS: Track Tested

By Aaron Bragman on May 10, 2013

With the redesigned 2014 IS sport sedan, Lexus is trying hard to appeal to buyers intent on getting a compact luxury car that's not only luxurious and well put-together, but also fun to drive. So focused is Lexus on this… Read More

Lexus Prices 2014 IS

By Matt Schmitz on April 28, 2013

When the redesigned-for-2014 Lexus IS arrives at dealerships this summer, the luxury sedan will offer a number of newly standard features at a 2% discount from last year's price for IS 350 buyers, the automaker announced today. The rear-wheel-drive IS… Read More