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2022 Lexus LX600 details leak

More details of the next-generation 2022 Lexus LX600 have emerged, ahead of its expected reveal in the second half of 2021. Based on the new LandCruiser 300 Series, industry rumours suggest the flagship Lexus could forego the V6 from the Toyota, instead offering a V8 engine in the new-generation LX...

2022 Lexus NX revealed, Australian launch due November 2021

The 2022 Lexus NX mid-size SUV has been unveiled in Japan this week. Lexus claims the new-generation NX is more advanced and spacious inside, and more engaging to drive; qualities it hopes will win more Australian buyers as Lexus strives to overtake the BMW X3, Audi Q5 and Volvo XC60 in the premium mid-size SUV segment...

2022 Lexus NX teased ahead of 12 June 2021 reveal

The 2022 Lexus NX mid-size luxury SUV will be unveiled in full at 1pm AEST on 12 June 2021, the brand has confirmed. While a teaser image released by Lexus overnight alongside the announcement might only provide a small glimpse at the new NX's styling (in the shadow of what appears to be Japan's Mt Fuji), a leaked promotional video posted online in February showcased the new medium SUV's evolutionary exterior in full (pictured throughout)...

2021 Lexus LC price and specs: Ultra-limited Inspiration Series now available to order

2021 Lexus LC pricing and specification Inspiration Series coupe variants added with black accents Fewer than five examples to be offered, from $219,393 to $219,553 before on-road costs Remainder of the LC range unchanged for 2021, following updates in 2020 The 2021 Lexus LC has gained a new, more exclusive Inspiration Series coupe grade – but you'll have to be one of a lucky limited few to get behind the wheel of one...

Electric encyclopaedia: Every car brand's electric vehicle plans – Part Two: Genesis to Maserati

It's safe to say the automotive industry is currently undergoing the greatest shift since its very inception, with electrification and autonomy widely agreed to form the basis of the future of the new-car market. It can seem almost daily that a major car maker unveils a new electric vehicle, or announces plans to go all-electric in the coming years and decades – so often so that it can be a challenge to keep track of and stay on top of every brand's plans...

Lexus to launch plug-in hybrid later this year, first dedicated all-electric model in 2022

Toyota’s luxury marque Lexus has confirmed it will launch a plug-in hybrid model later this year, followed by its first ground-up all-electric car in 2022. Further, the brand has committed to launching “more than 10” new electrified models by 2025, set to join the nine variants already on offer worldwide...

2022 Lexus ES: Australian details revealed, here in August

The updated 2022 Lexus ES sedan will be available with a more affordable petrol engine option when it arrives in Australia in August 2021 – though prices have yet to be announced. This 2.5-litre naturally-aspirated four-cylinder engine – known as the ES 250 – sends 152kW and 243Nm to the front wheels via an eight-speed automatic transmission...

Lexus IS Wax Edition unveiled with onboard vinyl record player

The US subsidiary of Lexus has produced a one-off 'Wax Edition' based on its IS medium sedan. As the name suggests, the vehicle features an inbuilt record player in lieu of its glovebox. The vehicle was built as a promotional exercise with music publication Pitchfork, as part of their "Driven by Sound" documentary series...

2022 Lexus ES update revealed, here second half of 2021

The 2022 Lexus ES has been unveiled with minor styling tweaks, updated materials, and improved ride quality. Lexus unveiled the ES at the 2021 Shanghai Auto Show, with the vehicle appearing with a slightly revised front grille, LED headlights for higher-spec variants, and with some tech gadgetry upgrades...

2021 Lexus ES update confirmed for April 19 reveal

The 2021 Lexus ES will be treated to its first major update next week, it has been announced. Lexus has confirmed an updated version of its ES mid-size sedan will be unveiled at the Shanghai motor show later this month...

Every new electric car coming to Australia in 2021

When discussing Australia's dearth of electric cars and their related infrastructure, the debate always comes back to consumer choice – or lack thereof. However, with a list of incoming launches, promised models and electric-powered variants on the cards, the limited-choice excuse will hopefully soon be a distant memory...