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2008 Lexus IS 250 Base

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Showing the 2008 Lexus IS 250 Base 4dr Rear-wheel Drive Sedan
$5,659-$14,591 Current Listing Price
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Overview

Seats 5
Door Count 4
Engine 204-hp, 2.5-liter V-6 (premium)
Transmission 6-speed manual w/OD
Drivetrain RWD
Combined MPG 23
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 48 mo/50,000 mi

Colors

Exterior (10)
Black Sapphire Pearl
Breakwater Blue Metallic
Desert Sage Metallic
Glacier Frost Mica
Golden Almond Metallic
Matador Red Mica
Interior (3)
Black
Cashmere
Sterling

Packages

Specifications

S
STANDARD
O
OPTIONAL
Front ventilated disc brakes S
Front and rear seatbelt pre-tensioners S
3 point rear center seatbelt S
Curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbag S
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor S
Knee airbag S
Security system S
Height adjustable front seatbelts S
Spare tire mounted inside under cargo S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Panic alarm S
Immobilizer S
Traction control S
Brake assist S
Forward collision warning O
Four-wheel ABS brakes S
Occupant sensing airbags S
Dual front side impact airbags S
4 ABS channels S
ABS and driveline traction control S
Remote keyless entry S
Brake assistance S
Dual front impact airbags S
First aid kit S
Side-impact bars S
Compact spare tire S
Adjustable front head restraints S
Daytime running lights S
Electronic stability S
Curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags S
Seat-mounted driver and passenger side-impact airbags S
Power door locks S
Four-wheel disc brakes S
Driver and passenger front-impact airbags S
Rear child safety locks S
ABS S
Manual adjustable front head restraints S
Perimeter/approach lights S
3 rear head restraints S
Remote activated perimeter/approach lights S
Engine 204-hp, 2.5-liter V-6 (premium)
Transmission 6-speed manual w/OD
Transmission 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Gasoline direct injection S
Ignition type spark
Variable intake manifold S
Aluminum cylinder block S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Horsepower 204-hp @ 6,400 rpm
Variable valve control VVT-i
Fuel tank capacity 17.1 gal.
Aluminum cylinder head S
Fuel economy city 18 mpg
Torque 185 lbs.-ft. @ 4,800 rpm
# of valves 24
Engine orientation longitudinal
Engine liters 2.5
Cylinder configuration V-6
Fuel economy highway 26 mpg
Manual-shift auto O
Engine 2.5L V-6 DOHC 204hp
Low emission vehicle S
Transmission electronic control O
6 speed manual transmission S
100-amp. alternator S
Sequential sport shift O
Quasi-dual stainless steel exhaust S
Rear-wheel drive S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Ultra low emission vehicle II S
Chrome tailpipe S
Battery amp hours (65Ah)
Overdrive S
Transmission lock-up torque converter O
6 speed automatic transmission O
Polished tailpipe O
Axle ratio 3.73
Transmission electronic control O
Overdrive O
Transmission gear ratio (6th) .79
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.19
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 3.79
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.47
Overdrive S
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.52
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.28
Transmission gear ratio (5th) 1.00
Transmission gear ratio (6th) .58
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.00
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 3.54
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.17
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.40
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.06
Transmission gear ratio (5th) .71
P245/45VR17.0 BSW AS rear tires S
P225/40YR18.0 BSW performance tires O
Rear coil springs S
Speed-sensing electric power-assist rack-pinion steering S
Rear anti-roll bar S
Front wheel size 17"
Rear wheel size 17"
Steel spare wheel S
Front anti-roll bar S
Independent rear multi-link suspension w/anti-roll bar S
P225/45VR17.0 BSW AS tires S
Front coil springs S
Sport suspension O
Four wheel independent suspension S
Wheel locks O
P255/40YR18.0 BSW performance rear tires O
Alloy wheels S
Rack and pinion steering S
18" x 8.5" silver aluminum rear wheels O
18" wheels O
18" x 8.5" rear wheels O
Front tires 225/45R17
Gas-pressurized front shocks S
Speed-sensing steering S
Independent front double wishbone suspension w/anti-roll bar S
17" wheels S
Power steering S
Gas-pressurized rear shocks S
Auto dimming power remote heated folding side-view door mirrors with tilt down O
Chrome tip exhaust S
Front license plate bracket S
Black w/chrome surround grille S
Body-colored door handles S
Fully galvanized steel body material S
Spoiler O
Auto-dimming door mirrors O
Grille black w/chrome surround
Heated door mirrors S
Power door mirrors S
4 doors S
Rear cargo trunk
Body-colored front and rear bumpers S
Rocker panel extensions O
Rear lip spoiler O
Power remote heated folding side-view door mirrors S
Distance pacing cruise control O
Door mirror memory O
Seatback storage pockets 2
Power windows with front and rear 1-touch down S
Driver manual folding mirror S
Power cargo access remote release S
Sunshade S
Cell phone pre-wiring S
Integrated key/remote S
Power rear windows S
Air filter S
Day-night rearview mirror S
3 driver and passenger memory seat settings (includes door mirrors, steering wheel,) O
Garage door transmitter HomeLink(R)
Keyfob (all doors) remote keyless entry S
Full floor console S
Driver and passenger door bins S
Front dual zone A/C S
Navigation system with voice activation O
Automatic temperature control S
Retained accessory power S
Navigation system O
2 12V DC power outlets S
Cruise control with steering wheel controls S
Rear cupholders S
Proximity key SmartAccess
Cruise control S
Steering wheel with power tilting, power telescoping, auto tilt-away O
Illuminated driver and passenger-side visor mirrors S
Cruise control with steering wheel controls, distance pacing O
Remote window controls S
Remote sunroof/convertible roof controls S
Sunroof/convertible roof FOB controls S
Steering wheel memory O
Memory settings 3
Front lighter element(s) location S
Illuminated entry S
Wind deflector O
Passenger manual folding mirror S
Steering wheel with manual tilting, manual telescoping S
Power glass tilting and sliding sunroof S
Overhead console S
Ashtray S
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror S
Mini overhead console with storage S
Air conditioning S
1-touch down S
Keyfob trunk/hatch/door release S
Illuminated driver vanity mirror S
Trunk/hatch/door FOB controls S
Front and rear cupholders S
Remote keyless entry S
Console ducts S
Full floor console with covered box S
1-touch up S
Power fuel remote release S
Driver's footrest S
Valet function S
Auto-locking doors S
12V DC power outlet 2
Power windows S
Automatic dual-zone front air conditioning S
1st row express open/close sliding and tilting glass sunroof S
Window FOB controls S
Auto-dimming rearview mirror S
Memory seats O
Sunroof wind deflector O
Manual sunshade S
Front cupholders S
Telescoping steering wheel S
Illuminated glove box S
Illuminated locking glove box S
Auto tilt-away steering wheel O
Tilt steering wheel S
Rear seat armrest storage S
Rubber front and rear floor mats O
8-way power driver seat S
Max seating capacity 5
Carpet front and rear floor mats S
Driver and passenger heated-cushions O
Passenger cushion tilt S
Floor mats S
Rear seat center armrest with pass-thru with storage S
Driver cushion tilt S
Passenger lumbar support S
Cargo light S
Front center armrest S
Power driver and passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Chrome/metal-look interior accents S
Cargo space floor carpet
Genuine wood/metal-look console insert O
Metal-look door panel insert, console insert S
Cargo tie-downs S
Leather steering wheel S
Power driver and passenger cushion tilt S
Front sport seats S
Genuine wood/metal-look door panel insert O
Full cloth headliner S
Carpet cargo space S
8-way power passenger seat S
Cargo net O
Front seats bucket
Height adjustable driver seat S
Leather door panel trim S
Chrome interior accents S
Driver lumbar support S
Leather front and rear seat upholstery S
Rear bench seat S
Carpet trunk lid/rear cargo door S
Ventilated front seats O
Carpet cargo mat O
Chrome and aluminum interior accents O
Power reclining driver and passenger seats S
Driver and passenger heated-seatbacks O
Rear seat center armrest S
Power 2-way driver and passenger lumbar support S
Carpet floor covering S
Leather upholstery S
Max. seating capacity of 5 S
Height adjustable passenger seat S
Leather/chrome shift knob S
8-way driver and passenger seat adjustments S
Power height-adjustable driver and passenger seats S
Heated front seats O
Primary monitor touchscreen S
Digital signal processor S
Radio grade SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite with seek-scan, 6-disc in-dash CD player O
Diversity antenna S
Wireless phone connectivity O
13 premium speakers S
Audio theft deterrent S
CD-MP3 decoder S
AM/FM radio S
Speed-sensitive volume S
300W premium amplifier O
Radio grade AM/FM/Satellite-prep with seek-scan, 6-disc in-dash CD player S
Steering wheel mounted audio controls S
Steering-wheel mounted audio controls S
Window grid antenna S
14 premium speakers O
Speed sensitive volume S
Entertainment system with DVD O
13 performance speakers S
1 1st row LCD monitor O
6-disc CD changer S
Radio data system S
1st row LCD monitors 1
DVD-Audio O
194W amplifier S
Premium audio system S
Premium amplifier O
Radio grade XM AM/FM/Satellite with seek-scan, 6-disc in-dash CD player O
Radio grade AM/FM/Satellite with seek-scan, 6-disc in-dash CD player O
14 Mark Levinson(R) speakers O
Low-fuel warning S
Fully automatic headlights S
Ignition switch light S
Light-tinted windows S
Front reading lights S
Oil-pressure warning S
Dome light with fade S
Outside temperature display S
Power rear window blind O
Variably intermittent wipers S
Low-oil-level warning S
Delay-off projector beam halogen headlamps S
Water temp. gauge S
Delay-off headlights S
Delay-off projector beam Bi-Xenon high intensity low/high beam headlamps O
Rear window blind O
Front and rear reading lights S
Rear reading lights S
Brake-fluid warning S
Trip computer S
Compass S
Directionally adaptive headlights O
Lights-on warning S
Rear window defroster S
Light tinted windows S
Door-ajar warning S
Tire pressure sensors S
Variable intermittent rain detecting wipers speed-sensitive wipers wipers O
Auto-leveling headlights O
Systems monitor S
Reverse sensing system front and rear w/rear camera
Outside-temperature display S
Front fog lights S
Trunk-ajar warning S
Low-tire-pressure warning S
Rain sensing wipers O
Front and rear w/rear camera parking sensors O
Battery warning S
2 door curb/courtesy lights S
Low-washer-fluid warning S
Front and rear parking sensors O
Variable intermittent speed-sensitive wipers wipers S
Variable instrument panel lighting S
Trip odometer S
Analog display S
Tachometer S
In-dash clock S
Speed sensitive wipers S
High intensity discharge headlights O
Headlight washer O
Wheelbase 107.5"
Front legroom 43.9"
Front headroom 37.2"
Maximum interior cargo volume 13.0 cu.ft.
Rear hiproom 53.7"
Front hiproom 54.1"
Engine horsepower 204-hp @ 6,400 rpm
Interior cargo volume 13.0 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 85.7 cu.ft.
Engine bore x stroke 3.3" x 3.0"
Compression ratio 12.00 to 1
Engine type V-6
Ground clearance (min) 145mm (5.7")
Valves 24
Front shoulder room 54.4"
Front tread 60.4"
Fuel economy highway 26 mpg
Rear headroom 36.7"
Engine torque 185 lbs.-ft. @ 4,800 rpm
Exterior body width 70.9"
Drag coefficient .28
Ground clearance (min.) 5.7"
GVWR 4,431 lbs.
Turning radius 16.7'
Rear shoulder room 52.7"
Rear legroom 30.6"
Curb weight 3,455 lbs.
Fuel tank capacity 17.1 gal.
Valvetrain DOHC
Engine displacement 152 cu.in.
Fuel economy city 18 mpg
Exterior length 180.1"
Exterior height 56.1"
Rear tread 60.4"
Maintenance warranty (months/miles) 12/10,000
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 72/ unlimited
Basic warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Powertrain warranty (months/miles) 72/70,000
Accessories warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 48/ unlimited

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