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2013 Lexus IS-F Review

Lexus continues to tweak its BMW M3 rival, though the pricing remains consistently sharp.

Lexus IS-F Review

Lexus's first performance car, the IS-F, has been tweaked since it first debuted in 2007. Does that make it more of a BMW M3 rival?

Lexus IS F Review & Road Test

The revised Lexus IS F now features a torsen LSD for more mid-corner bite...

2009 Lexus IS-F Review & Road Test

2009 Lexus IS-F Review & Road Test Lexus is getting there... Model Tested: 2009 Lexus IS-F,  5.0-litre V8, eight-speed automatic - $129,900 Options: None fitted CarAdvice Rating: - by Karl Peskett and Alborz Fallah Photography by and Tristan Schoonens Karl's Review Alborz's Review Alborz and I are going to have an argument and it's going to be big...

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Lexus IS F Comparisons

BMW M3 versus Lexus IS-F

BMW M3 vs Lexus IS-F - photography Paul Maric & Matt Brogan Model Tested: BMW E92 M3 M-DCT, 4.0-litre, seven-speed dual-clutch, sedan - from $145,000 (RRP) Lexus GSE20R IS-F, 5.0-litre, eight-speed automatic, sedan - from $127,400 (RRP) Most tests involving upmarket sport sedans provide you with a few laps of a track, and little else...

Lexus IS F News

2013 Lexus IS added to Takata airbag recall

Lexus has issued a recall for 698 vehicles across its 2013 IS model line as part of the ongoing Takata airbag campaign. This latest notice is due to the front passenger airbag inflators in affected vehicles, which may be susceptible to moisture intrusion over time. If the condition occurs, the airbag inflator assembly may rupture when deployed, posing a risk of serious injury, even death, to the vehicle's occupants...

Lexus IS F: next-gen "more direct" with "higher performance", says chief engineer

Chief engineer of the current-generation Lexus IS F Yukihiro Yaguchi has revealed the track-only IS F CCS-R – or Circuit Club Sport Racer – is being used as a benchmark for the next-generation production IS F. “Next-generation benchmark is this car [IS F CCS-R] … for handling and acceleration performance,” Yaguchi-san begins...

2014 Lexus IS F, GS updates revealed in US

Upgrades for the 2014 Lexus IS F and GS have been revealed for North America ahead of updates for the local market due in the coming months. Still based on the outgoing-generation IS, the 2014 Lexus IS F gains a new carbonfibre rear spoiler, and remains mechanically identical with power continuing to come from the existing 311kW/505Nm 5...

Lexus IS F racer not for V8 Supercars

Lexus says it has no plans to become the fifth manufacturer in Australia's V8 Supercar Championship despite debuting a 450kW Lexus IS F racecar on track over the weekend. The Lexus IS F racer was one of three purchased by Lexus of Brisbane in July last year, and despite being race-ready, Lexus Australia says it currently has no plans to send any of them around a circuit in anger...

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Lexus IS F Owner Reviews

2009 LEXUS IS F Review

Wins most drag races, handles wonderfully but still maintaining a comfortable ride. Engine sounds awesome and races like a bullet.

2012 LEXUS IS F Review

After a few months of searching for a car, I finally decided on the Lexus ISF. The Mercedes Benz C63 AMG was too frantic, and the BMW M3 was too highly strung as a daily driver. The German cars were also significantly more expensive than the Lexus ISF, which was strange because the ISF is more expensive than the other two in other countries...