Tag: Lexus

Lexus UX gets white tyres inspired by Nike sneakers

Lexus UX gets white tyres inspired by Nike sneakers

Whitewall tyres – tyres which had their sidewalls white in colour – were trendy in the 1930s up to around the 1970s. They added a ‘classy touch’ to luxury models and an extra-cost option for other models. Tyremakers also tried coloured tyres and even illuminated tyres but these were largely […]

4th generation of self-charging hybrid powertrain in Lexus UX 250h

4th generation of self-charging hybrid powertrain in Lexus UX 250h

The new Lexus UX 250h compact crossover is the result of a 5-year development programme that involved hundreds of engineers and technicians and among the many advanced features is the new, fourth generation self-charging hybrid powertrain, each element of which benefits from innovations and improvements in design and performance. To […]

Lexus shows what a topless LC coupe would be like

Lexus shows what a topless LC coupe would be like

Convertibles don’t feature strongly in the Lexus range but that doesn’t mean the carmaker doesn’t know how to make topless cars. To show its design skills, it has come up with an open-top concept version of its LC flagship, describing it as ‘an aspirational halo vehicle for the luxury lifestyle […]

Lexus provides RX SUVs for high-tech road safety project

Lexus provides RX SUVs for high-tech road safety project

Lexus will run a high-tech road safety project in Australia which will use connected-vehicle technology to reduce road trauma. The 2-year trial is being carried out in collaboration with telecom company Telstra and the government of the state of Victoria. The Victorian Government is backing the trial through a grant […]

Seventh variant added to Lexus RX range in Malaysia

Seventh variant added to Lexus RX range in Malaysia

The Lexus RX300 range in Malaysia gets an extra variant in the form of a Special Edition which shares the specifications and equipment of the RX300 Luxury variant but has additional accessories. Approximately RM10,000 more than the RX300 Luxury variant at RM434,000 (inclusive of SST), the RX300 Special Edition has […]

Fourth L-branded Lexus flagship can float on water!

Fourth L-branded Lexus flagship can float on water!

Lexus is best known for its premium luxury cars and SUVs since the late 1980s. But as a brand which also caters to the luxury lifestyle, it also associates itself with other activities and products which its customers would have an interest in. The brand has previously celebrated its ‘Experience […]