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Lexus trademarks LX600 name

Let’s count in Lexus LX nameplates! 450, 470, 570… 600? According to a recent filing with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, discovered by AutoGuide, that’s the next number in the sequence, indicating the next-generation LX will wear LX600 badges. While the numerals of past and present Lexus LX models have indicated the displacement of their engine – e...

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2020 Lexus LC Convertible spied

No, that's not the concept. Lexus has been snapped shooting a commercial for its upcoming 2020 LC Convertible, and looks just as show-stopping as we'd hoped. Set for reveal at the Tokyo motor show, the LC Convertible is exactly what you'd expect – a drop-top version of the LC500 coupe, with power (hopefully) from a free-revving Yamaha V8 and/or the LC500h's V6 hybrid system...

Lexus electric concept coming to Tokyo

Lexus has teased an all-electric concept, set to make its debut at the Tokyo motor show later this month. The as-yet unnamed BEV concept will offer "a glimpse into Lexus' future vision, which caters to consumers who are equally passionate about driving and uniquely crafted luxury experiences"...

Lexus SC430: Takata recall expanded

Lexus Australia has expanded its Takata airbag recall for the SC430 sports car, now extending all the way to MY2010 versions. As per the original recall issued in November last year, affected vehicles were fitted with 'like for like' Takata airbag inflators as part of previous recalls. These could still be potentially faulty after several years...

ACCC releases list of 'critical' Takata airbags on Aussie roads

The owners of vehicles still fitted with "critical" Takata airbag inflators are being urged to stop driving their cars immediately. A range of Honda, Toyota, Nissan, BMW, Mazda and Lexus models sold between 2001 and 2004 are fitted with Takata inflators that have a "severe risk of mis-deployment" if they activate...

2005-12 Lexus IS recalled

Lexus Australia has issued a recall for more than 13,700 older-generation IS250, IS350 and IS F models over concerns replacement airbags fitted as part of the Takata campaign may not deploy correctly...

2020 Lexus ES300h pricing and specs

Lexus Australia has revealed pricing and specifications for the upgraded ES300h range, which sees the addition of new model variants and the standard inclusion of smartphone mirroring systems across the line-up. For the 2020 model year, there's now a sportier F Sport trim level, while the Luxury and F Sport grades offer an additional Enhancement Pack option for "further impressive specification"...

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2020 Lexus RX pricing and specs: More tech, revised ride, sharper entry

The facelifted and updated 2020 Lexus RX range goes on sale in Australia from October 2, bringing more tech and sharpened pricing to compete with a renewed line-up of popular rivals. The 2020 Lexus RX range opens again with the RX300 Luxury, now $1600 cheaper at $71,920 before on-road costs. For the spend, buyers get a new 12...

Lexus posts record sales in August

Lexus Australia has broken several internal sales records this past month, with its overall tally for August a up by almost a third on the same month last year. With a total of 817 vehicles registered across its line-up, the Japanese brand's year-to-date count stood at 6373 units as of August 31, a 5.2 per cent improvement on the first eight months of 2018...