Lexus IS News

  • Lexus LF-CC coupe concept, 2012 Paris Auto Show

    Lexus has announced a coupe version of its compact luxury sedan, the IS, will go on sale in 2014. The company hasn't confirmed whether a hybrid version will be made, though with the latest IS inspired by last year's LF-CC concept, itself a hybrid, such a thing is likely. The coupe is expected to look very similar to the LF-CC concept, one of the company's most dramatically-styled vehicles yet. It might not be the only hybrid version of the IS, either. According to What Car, which confirmed the rumors of the IS coupe, Lexus has also suggested that a plug-in hybrid version of the IS wouldn't be...

  • 2014 Lexus IS 300h
    Lexus IS 300h: Europe-Only Hybrid Sport Sedan, Geneva Debut

    It isn't unknown for car companies to make odd decisions, but Lexus choosing not to sell the hybrid version of its new IS sport sedan in the U.S. has to rank highly among such scenarios. The reason for doing so isn't hard to understand, Lexus feeling it would steal sales away from the...

  • Loose all-weather floor mat jams accelerator pedal. Photo: NHTSA
    ALERT: Largest Ever Toyota Recall of 3.8M Cars To Check Floor Mats

    As reported earlier this afternoon on our sister site TheCarConnection.com, Toyota may will recall up to 3.8 million cars and pickup trucks to ensure that the floor mats on the driver's side are not interfering with the accelerator and brake pedals. It would will be the company's largest recall...

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