2006 Lexus IS 250

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18 reviews
Available Price Range $7,033-$15,269 Trims2 Combined MPG 24-25 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2006 Lexus IS 250

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Stability can't be turned off
  • No manual with larger engine
  • No AWD with larger engine
  • Sequential-shifting operation
  • Backseat doesn't fold
  • Backseat hasn't grown much

Notable Features

  • Dual-chamber front passenger airbag
  • Knee, side-impact and side-curtain airbags
  • Keyless start
  • Tilt/telescoping steering wheel
  • Optional pre-collision system
  • In-dash six-CD changer


Consumer Reviews

4.8 out of 5

Based on 18 reviews

Love This Car

by Lexus is the best from Manassas Park, VA on September 1, 2011

Its a fun car to drive, love everything about it except: brake dust on the rims and the acceleration isn't as good as I think it should be, but other than that, get compliments all the time, and the l... Read Full Review

2 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 11 recalls for this car.

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