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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...

CarAdvice News Desk: The weekly wrap for November 11, 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 RC F coupe joins New South Wales Police fleet

New South Wales Police has unveiled the latest edition to its crime-fighting squad: the V8-powered Lexus RC F. The Japanese high-performance coupe has been provided on loan to NSW Police by Lexus Australia as part of a campaign aimed at promoting safer roads and increasing community engagement...

Lexus Australia rules out V8 Supercar entry “at this stage”

Lexus Australia has ruled out any initial entry into the V8 Supercar racing series, although the company’s local chief has again confirmed interest in the coming ‘Gen2 Supercar’ regulations. Revealed in December last year, the Gen2 program will see a number of changes made to the long-running racing series from 2017, opening the door to coupe bodies and different engine cylinder counts, among other revisions...

2016 Lexus RC200t revealed, Australian launch confirmed for December

The number of turbocharged options in the Lexus range has grown again this week, with the international debut of a new entry-level RC 200t coupe. Joining the NX 200t SUV, the newly announced IS 200t sedan, and the big new RX 200t, the fresh turbo coupe will enter below the V6-powered RC 350 and the powerhouse V8 RC F flagship...

Lexus RC F with heartbeat displaying paint unveiled

Advertising firm M&C Saatchi and the Japanese luxury marque's Australian arm have come up with a unique Lexus RC F that displays the driver's heartbeat on its external body panels. The one-off V8 RC F coupe features electroluminescent paint work...

Lexus RC F GT Concept will tackle 2015 Pikes Peak Hill Climb

The Lexus RC F GT Concept will be the luxury marque's entrant in this year's Pikes Peak Hill Climb. According to Lexus, the RC F GT Concept weighs around 1420 kilograms or at least 360kg less than the road going RC F coupe, thanks in part to a stripped out interior and the use of expensive lightweight materials throughout...

Lexus RC F Coupe launches at the iconic Mount Panorama race circuit

This week’s launch of the Lexus RC F Coupe at Bathurst’s Mount Panorama race circuit not only adds a new halo model to the Lexus range, but also marks a new era of ‘excitement’ for the Japanese luxury carmaker, according to Lexus Australia chief executive, Sean Hanley...

Lexus RC F to be V8 Supercars safety car for 2015 season

Lexus will have a role in the 2015 V8 Supercars season, but not as a participant. Rather, the marque will supply its Lexus RC F coupe as a safety car for this year's race fixtures. The use of the Lexus RC F as the racing series' official safety car is part of a broader partnership between V8 Supercars and Lexus...

Lexus RC F GT3: 400kW rear-drive coupe races to Geneva

The Lexus RC F GT3 Concept will race into the halls of the Geneva motor show tomorrow as a preview of the Japanese brand's racing aspirations in 2015. With a tuned 5.0-litre naturally aspirated V8 engine from the IS F and RC F now producing  power "approaching 400 kilowatts" and a kerb weight of just 1250kg, the Lexus RC F GT3 Concept has been developed specifically to GT3 international racing standards...

Lexus RC F : 330kW-plus V8 coupe unveiled

The Lexus RC F will be powered by the brand's most powerful V8 ever with more than 330kW and 520Nm, and claims to feature a world-first torque vectoring differential for a front-engined rear-wheel-drive sports car promising heightened handling and performance. Unveiled at the Detroit auto show, the Lexus RC F sports coupe is powered by an all-new 5...