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Lexus RC F Track Edition revealed in Detroit

Lexus has revealed the RC F Track Edition in Detroit this week, which is scheduled to commence production during the second quarter of 2019. Unveiled alongside the updated 2019 RC F, the Track Edition blends "a serious performance car for the track with the luxury and craftsmanship expected of a Lexus"...

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2020 Lexus RC F Track Edition to debut in Detroit
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2020 Lexus RC F Track Edition to debut in Detroit

The Lexus RC F Track Edition will make its debut at the 2019 Detroit motor show, which takes place in the middle of January. Apart from the teaser image of the car's large carbon-fibre rear wing, and its debut date and name, Lexus hasn't revealed any other details about the new range-topping RC variant...


2019 Lexus RC pricing and specs
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2019 Lexus RC pricing and specs

Lexus Australia has detailed the facelifted 2019 RC line-up, with the refreshed range kicking off at $66,174 plus on-road costs. For 2019 the RC gets a revised look, including new re-styled LED headlights, updated bumpers, a new-look 'spindle' grille mesh pattern, new alloy wheel designs, and side mirrors from the flagship LC coupe...


2019 Lexus RC gets TRD treatment in Japan
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2019 Lexus RC gets TRD treatment in Japan

The updated Lexus RC is now available with a range of new Toyota Racing Development (TRD) accessories in its home market of Japan, including cosmetic and suspension upgrades to give it the look of a V8-powered RC F without all the go...


Lexus RC F 'GT' spied at the Nurburgring
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Lexus RC F 'GT' spied at the Nurburgring

A prototype believed to be the upcoming Lexus RC F GT has been spied again, this time during performance testing at the Nurburgring race track in Germany. Believed to be the production version of the 2015 RC F GT concept which attempted the Pikes Peak Hillclimb of the same year, this vehicle wears various body add-ons inspired by the motorsport-themed concept...


2019 Lexus RC: Australian debut set for late 2018
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2019 Lexus RC: Australian debut set for late 2018

Lexus Australia will bring the facelifted RC line-up Down Under later this year, the company has confirmed. Key changes for the two-door coupe include an updated design inside and out inspired by the flagship LC coupe, along with suspension, steering and engine revisions for a "sharper and more refined drive"...


2019 Lexus RC revealed - UPDATE
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2019 Lexus RC revealed - UPDATE

The updated Lexus RC has been officially revealed by the company's European division today, ahead of an official debut at the Paris motor show in October 2. UPDATE, 30/8/18: Lexus Europe has revealed more images of the updated RC (pictured in red), with deliveries in that region commencing in "late 2018". Australian details are still to come...


2018 Lexus RC F, GS F limited edition pricing and specs
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2018 Lexus RC F, GS F limited edition pricing and specs

Lexus has revealed two special edition models to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the 'F' performance brand, with unique exterior finishes and unique interior appointments. The RC F and GS F have both been treated to a makeover, with a matte Fuji Graphite paint finish on the body, door handles, mirror housings, side skirts and antenna...


2019 Lexus RC facelift, RC F GT spied
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2019 Lexus RC facelift, RC F GT spied

The facelifted Lexus RC has been spied undergoing testing in Germany in both F-Sport and F GT guise. Up front on the volume-selling RC F-Sport we can see a new fascia incorporating a redesigned spindle grille, and a new set of headlights. Thanks to all that camouflage tape, it's hard to see the final design of these new headlight units, but they seem to feature a stacked set of lights along their outer edges...


2018 Lexus RC, RC F pricing and specs
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2018 Lexus RC, RC F pricing and specs

The updated 2018 Lexus RC range has been detailed for Australia, bringing upgraded infotainment and driver-assistance systems to the Japanese luxury coupe. Key changes for the new model year include the introduction of a larger 10.3-inch central infotainment display (up from 7...


2014-17 Lexus GS F, LC500, RC F recalled for fuel pump fix
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2014-17 Lexus GS F, LC500, RC F recalled for fuel pump fix

The V8 Lexus GS F, LC500 and RC F have been recalled this week, over concerns a faulty fuel pump could cause a fuel leak. Lexus says affected vehicles are fitted with two high-pressure fuel pumps, one of which could be susceptible to damage from fuel pressure resonance that occurs "under specific operating conditions"...


2017 Audi A5 TFSI quattro v Lexus RC200t comparison
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2017 Audi A5 TFSI quattro v Lexus RC200t comparison

The Audi A5 TFSI and Lexus RC200t are to cars what wrestling is to boxing. They look like the real thing from a distance, but in actual fact they're softer versions of their respective performance siblings, the RS5 and RC F. But, is that such a bad thing? Wrestling has millions of fans worldwide and to most people, it's pretty much the same thing as any other type of fighting...


2017 Lexus RC F review
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2017 Lexus RC F review

Two years since replacing the Lexus IS F, the V8-powered Lexus RC F is still a car that knows how to hustle. But with an improved blend of comfort and pace, is it now the best it’s ever been?


2017 Lexus GS F and RC F get adaptive suspension upgrade, increased pricing
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2017 Lexus GS F and RC F get adaptive suspension upgrade, increased pricing

The 2017 Lexus GS F sports sedan and 2017 Lexus RC F sports coupe have been upgraded with the company's Adaptive Variable Suspension (AVS) system. AVS electronically monitors and controls the damping force at all four wheels simultaneously, based on driver preferences and the road conditions...


Lexus RC F coupe joins New South Wales Police fleet
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Lexus RC F coupe joins New South Wales Police fleet

New South Wales Police has unveiled the latest edition to its crime-fighting squad: the V8-powered Lexus RC F. The Japanese high-performance coupe has been provided on loan to NSW Police by Lexus Australia as part of a campaign aimed at promoting safer roads and increasing community engagement...


2016 Lexus RC200t Review
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2016 Lexus RC200t Review

The new entry-level turbocharged Lexus RC200t Coupe is an intriguing proposition...


2016 Lexus RC Coupe pricing and specifications: Entry-level turbo model added, prices adjusted
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2016 Lexus RC Coupe pricing and specifications: Entry-level turbo model added, prices adjusted

The 2016 Lexus RC Coupe is now in Australia, and it brings with it a budget-friendly price tag and a new turbo petrol engine. The Lexus RC200t brings the starting price of the Lexus coupe down to a new level, starting from $64,000 plus on-road costs. That price slots the 200t Luxury model below the existing RC350 Luxury, which has seen a price jump to $67,000 from $65,610...


‘Sports’ car sales plummet in October
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‘Sports’ car sales plummet in October

Sales of dedicated sports cars fell off a cliff last month, with industry database VFACTS recording a 23.6 per cent drop over the same month in 2014. This statistic is a significant outlier, given sports car sales as a whole are down by a comparatively modest 3.8 per cent for the year so far. Naturally, the concept of a ‘sports car’ is a slippery one...


Lexus Australia rules out V8 Supercar entry “at this stage”
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Lexus Australia rules out V8 Supercar entry “at this stage”

Lexus Australia has ruled out any initial entry into the V8 Supercar racing series, although the company’s local chief has again confirmed interest in the coming ‘Gen2 Supercar’ regulations. Revealed in December last year, the Gen2 program will see a number of changes made to the long-running racing series from 2017, opening the door to coupe bodies and different engine cylinder counts, among other revisions...


2016 Lexus RC200t revealed, Australian launch confirmed for December
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2016 Lexus RC200t revealed, Australian launch confirmed for December

The number of turbocharged options in the Lexus range has grown again this week, with the international debut of a new entry-level RC 200t coupe. Joining the NX 200t SUV, the newly announced IS 200t sedan, and the big new RX 200t, the fresh turbo coupe will enter below the V6-powered RC 350 and the powerhouse V8 RC F flagship...