2005 Lexus LS 430

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21 reviews
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Available Price Range $6,709-$19,369 Trims1 Combined MPG 21 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2005 Lexus LS 430

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Price, especially with options
  • Uninspired styling

Notable Features

  • New 225-horsepower V-6 engine
  • Five-speed-automatic transmission
  • Leather or fabric upholstery
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Broad option selection


Consumer Reviews

4.9 out of 5

Based on 21 reviews

Fantastic car, the best I've ever driven!

by Allen from Lansing, MI on November 2, 2010

This car hits all the key points for an excellent all-rounder: it's superbly comfortable, extremely quiet, smooth as silk, and very powerful. The car is an absolute dream to drive day to day. I can ha... Read Full Review

1 Trim 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 2 recalls for this car.

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