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CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for December 9, 2016

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CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for December 9, 2016

Hi there, Tegan Lawson with your CarAdvice news update. Here’s what’s been making headlines this week. The 2018 Holden Commodore has been revealed. Official images have been released showing what our first fully imported Commodore will look like...

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CarAdvice News Desk: The weekly wrap for December 9, 2016
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CarAdvice News Desk: The weekly wrap for December 9, 2016

Welcome to the CarAdvice.com News Desk, a regular video wrap of the latest happenings in the automotive world and Australia's new-car market. Keeping you in the loop, Tegan Lawson presents a weekly video from the CarAdvice Garage, with everything you need to know about the week in news and reviews...


2018 Lexus LS teased ahead of Detroit unveiling
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2018 Lexus LS teased ahead of Detroit unveiling

The fifth-generation Lexus LS has been teased ahead of its official debut at next year's Detroit motor show in January. From the teaser image above we can see that Lexus' new flagship sedan will stick with the brand's signature spindle grille design, tick-shaped LED driving lights, and thin headlight arrangement...


2017 Lexus LC500 review
Rating: 8.510 /10
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2017 Lexus LC500 review

Lexus has a new flagship, the LC500 - and it's not like any Lexus we've seen before, except for the LFA. And it goes as good as it looks.


Lexus IS covered in 41,999 responsive LEDs for music video
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Lexus IS covered in 41,999 responsive LEDs for music video

The company's American arm has created a one-off Lexus IS, which has been covered head-to-toe with a responsive LED lighting array. Created in conjunction Vevo, the Lexus LIT IS, as it's known, was created for UK singer Dua Lipa and her latest music video "Be The One"...


2017 Lexus IS review
Rating: 7.510 /10
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2017 Lexus IS review

The face-lifted 2017 Lexus IS range promises more comfort, safety and equipment. We find out of how much more is in the mid-sized luxury sedan tank to justify a hike in pricing across the range...

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$59,340 - $84,160

2017 Lexus IS Model Range pricing and specs: New looks and more kit for mid-sized sedan
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2017 Lexus IS Model Range pricing and specs: New looks and more kit for mid-sized sedan

The facelifted  2017 Lexus IS mid-sized sedan range has arrived in Australia, complete with styling changes, revised equipment lists and new pricing. Key updates include eight exterior and some 15 interior design changes said to have drawn inspiration from the RC Coupe range, "effectively creating a four-door of the coupe", according to Lexus Australia...


2017 Lexus GS F and RC F get adaptive suspension upgrade, increased pricing
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2017 Lexus GS F and RC F get adaptive suspension upgrade, increased pricing

The 2017 Lexus GS F sports sedan and 2017 Lexus RC F sports coupe have been upgraded with the company's Adaptive Variable Suspension (AVS) system. AVS electronically monitors and controls the damping force at all four wheels simultaneously, based on driver preferences and the road conditions...


Lexus imagines a 'SkyJet' spaceship for upcoming sci-fi flick Valerian
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Lexus imagines a 'SkyJet' spaceship for upcoming sci-fi flick Valerian

Not content with doing slightly better than daydreaming about hoverboards, Lexus has turned its attention back to the silver screen. This latest turn, the 'SkyJet', was designed for the upcoming sci-fi film Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, by French writer and director, Luc Besson (The Professional, The Fifth Element, Lucy)...


2017 Lexus RX200t adds F Sport and Sports Luxury variants, prices up across RX range
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2017 Lexus RX200t adds F Sport and Sports Luxury variants, prices up across RX range

The turbocharged 2017 Lexus RX200t range has grown to include two new variants, bringing the number of grades in the RX line-up to nine. Previously offered solely in ‘Luxury’ trim, the RX200t is now additionally offered in F Sport and Sports Luxury grades, aligning with the V6-powered RX350 and hybrid-driven RX450h ranges...


Luxury sedan comparison part one: Hyundai Genesis v Jaguar XF v Infiniti Q70 v Lexus GS v Skoda Superb
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Luxury sedan comparison part one: Hyundai Genesis v Jaguar XF v Infiniti Q70 v Lexus GS v Skoda Superb

What is luxury? Is it power? Is it control? Is it desirability? All-out plushness? Or just space? Is it a combination of all of those things? And if it is a combination, to what degree does cost and inclusions play a part in determining the luxuriousness of a car? That's what this test aims to find out: we have five sedans here that have some or perhaps all of those aspects covered, though none of them are the usual suspects from Germany...


2016 Lexus RX350 F Sport Review
Rating: 810 /10
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2016 Lexus RX350 F Sport Review

The Lexus RX350 F Sport does all the things you'd expect from the brand, but wraps the experience up in an edgy design language that will polarise.

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2015-16 Lexus RX200t, RX350, RX450h recalled for airbag fix
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2015-16 Lexus RX200t, RX350, RX450h recalled for airbag fix

Luxury marque Lexus has issued a recall for its 2015 to 2016 model-year RX200t, RX350 and RX450h SUVs over concerns the front passenger airbag may not deploy correctly. According to the manufacturer, the front passenger airbag inflator may have been improperly welded and/or misassembled...


CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for September 30, 2016
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CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for September 30, 2016

Welcome to the CarAdvice.com News Desk, a regular video wrap of the latest happenings in the automotive world and Australia's new-car market. Keeping you in the loop, Tegan Lawson presents a weekly video from the CarAdvice Garage, with everything you need to know about the week in news and reviews...


Lexus UX concept reveals compact SUV plans in Paris
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Lexus UX concept reveals compact SUV plans in Paris

The new Lexus UX concept has bowed at the Paris motor show today, revealing a first look at the company's plans for a new compact SUV. The Japanese luxury marque says it is aiming the UX concept at new, younger, "ever-connected urban customers", a group it hopes to win over for the first time. Fair enough, too, with the brand often seen as a favourite of older buyers...


Lexus UX Concept interior revealed with hologram-style displays
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Lexus UX Concept interior revealed with hologram-style displays

The interior of the Lexus UX Concept has been shown off prior to the car's full debut at the 2016 Paris motor show. While the exterior of the concept vehicle may provide us with strong hints about a future sub-NX crossover, the design of the UX Concept's interior gazes further off into the distance...


Lexus UX Concept: rear revealed, full debut coming in Paris
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Lexus UX Concept: rear revealed, full debut coming in Paris

The Lexus UX Concept has been confirmed as one of the brand's stars for the Paris motor show, with an official unveiling scheduled for the end of this month. To go along with today's announcement, Lexus Europe issued a single photo of the car's rear profile. As with recent Lexus vehicles, the UX Concept features a heavily creased, origami-inspired body...


Luxury SUV Comparison: eight high-rollers tested
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Luxury SUV Comparison: eight high-rollers tested

When it comes to generously sized premium SUVs, the fun really begins at the $90k-$100k mark. Why? Because at this sweet spot, the choice of people-moving metal on offer is as diverse a melting pot as you’ll likely find at any other price point or broadly encompassing segment. To answer the question of which is the ideal buy, we've put eight of the best to the test...


Lexus LC 500 racer to replace RC F in Japan's Super GT series
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Lexus LC 500 racer to replace RC F in Japan's Super GT series

Lexus has revealed its new race car based on the upcoming LC500 coupe, ahead of the road car’s launch next year. The LC500 race car will make its competition debut in the Japanese Super GT500 series in 2017, replacing the current RC F race car...


Luxury SUV Comparison: Audi Q7 v BMW X5 v Jaguar F-Pace v Lexus RX350 v Mercedes-Benz GLE v Porsche Cayenne v Range Rover Sport v Volvo XC90
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Luxury SUV Comparison: Audi Q7 v BMW X5 v Jaguar F-Pace v Lexus RX350 v Mercedes-Benz GLE v Porsche Cayenne v Range Rover Sport v Volvo XC90

For around $100k there's a huge choice of plus-sized premium SUVs on offer. We take eight of the finest on a three-day trek to decide which is the finest luxury family hauler decent money can buy...