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Lexus IS300 Reviews

2021 Lexus IS300 F Sport review

Could Lexus’s facelifted sports sedan be the perfect weekender? We put it to the test over the ultimate luxury obstacle course.

2021 Lexus IS review: Australian first drive

Japan’s luxury mid-sizer gets a complete makeover.

2020 Lexus IS300 Luxury review

This current-gen of Lexus IS300 might be getting a bit long in the tooth, but it's still a capable and value-packed luxury sedan.

2018 Lexus IS300 Sports Luxury review

The Lexus IS300 range comprises many variants and trim grades, but the Sports Luxury is perhaps the smart-money buy with an excellent 2.0-litre turbocharged engine.

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Lexus IS300 Videos

Video: 2021 Lexus IS300 F-Sport review

Could Lexus’s facelifted sports sedan be the perfect weekender? We put it to the test over the ultimate luxury obstacle course.  ...

Lexus IS300 News

2022 Lexus IS500 F Sport Performance revealed with 352kW V8, not for Australia

The 2022 Lexus IS500 F Sport Performance has been unveiled – however, the V8-powered sedan has been designed "exclusively for the [left-hand-drive] North American market" and won't come to Australia. Lexus has answered enthusiasts' calls since the demise of the IS F in 2014 for a high-performance V8 version of the brand's IS mid-size sedan – with the new model scoring a new 'F Sport Performance' designation, between the existing 'F Sport' and 'F' badges...

Lexus teases new F Sport model – UPDATE: Teased again, and it's an IS!

UPDATE, 22 February 2021: Lexus has teased its upcoming F Sport model once again, this time releasing a photo of a red IS sedan's rear window, now surrounded by black trim – all but confirming the mid-size sedan will be the vehicle to receive the carbon-fibre engine cover teased last week...

2022 Lexus IS F, LS F and LC F due in November 2021 with up to 493kW – report

Lexus could be set to expand its F performance division later this year with a trio of V8-powered sedans and coupes, according to overseas reports. Japanese publication Best Car Web claims Lexus will launch three new F-badged, eight-cylinder performance cars in Japan in November 2021: the IS F, LS F and LC F...

2021 Lexus IS gets TRD, Modellista styling options

As it often does, the unveiling of a new Lexus model has been followed by the availability of TRD and Modellista styling tweaks.  Regular readers will be familiar with this theme, and other recent styling 'upgrades' from the TRD and Modellista lines have included the new Yaris Cross, the RAV4, the C-HR and the Prius – among others...

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Lexus IS300 Owner Reviews

2002 Lexus IS300 Review

The Lexus IS series has come a hell of a long way since it's inception in Japan in 1998. Coming to Australia in 2000, the car was a bit of gamble on Lexus' then soft and sensible reputation. Lexus wanted to add a dose of performance to the mix so they could hope to compete with the BMW 3 series and the Mercedes C class...

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