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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...

2022 Toyota LandCruiser 300 Series: Design, chassis, engines detailed

The final design of the 2022 Toyota LandCruiser 300 Series has been revealed through unearthed technical drawings shared on Kurdistan Automotive Blog's Instagram. The sketches show individual design elements of Toyota's new-generation LandCruiser – such as the headlights, grille, and bumper bar – which CarAdvice has stitched together to provide the best look yet at the new four-wheel-drive...

Lexus LF-Z Electrified: 400kW all-electric concept revealed

The Lexus LF-Z Electrified concept has been revealed overnight. Unveiled via an online live-stream event, the LF-Z Electrified claims to preview the next generation of Lexus' electric vehicles, debuting an evolved design language and a dedicated electric-only platform set to be used by future production models over the coming years...

Lexus teases electrified concept – UPDATE: New images released, reveal date confirmed

UPDATE, 24 March 2021: Lexus has confirmed it will take the covers off its all-electric concept on Tuesday, 30 March 2021, at 9pm AEDT. After much speculation, a new teaser image – supplied alongside the announcement – confirms the model will be a high-riding sedan...

How big is the boot space? Every SUV in Australia in 2021, ranked

If you're shopping for an SUV, it's likely you want to know a few important things. A good number of seats, an ample amount of power, an affordable price point, reliability, safety and – possibly most importantly – how much of your life you can cram into the boot...