2019 Lexus ES 350 F Sport Featured Lexus Test Drive Reviews 

Performance Fun: 2019 Lexus ES 350 F Sport Test Drive

Lexus has always offered two mid-size sedans including the ES and GS. Both are great options for their 2019 model years, but are vastly different in their driving dynamics. The Lexus ES starts with a front-wheel-drive setup and focuses on comfort and affordability. There is no all-wheel-drive option and the only powertrain choice is a 3.5-liter V6 unless you go for the hybrid. The Lexus GS, on the other hand, starts off with a rear-wheel-drive setup and focuses on sharp and sporty driving characteristics. Here, you have the option of…

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2019 Lexus RX 450h Featured Lexus Test Drive Reviews 

Best Seller for a Reason: 2019 Lexus RX 450h F Sport Test Drive

Following the recent introductions of the subcompact UX and three-row, midsize RX L, Lexus now boasts a total of six crossover and SUV offerings. After 21 years on the market, the RX lineup continues to be the best-selling luxury CUV/SUV on the market, and it’s the best-selling Lexus product as well with more than 111,000 units being sold in 2018; of that, about 15,000 were RX hybrid models marking an 82 percent sales increase over 2017. After testing both the RX 350 and RX 350L, my recent seat time in…

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Lexus Automotive News Featured Lexus 

2019 J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study: Lexus Wins Again

Well, this is hardly surprising. But it’s undoubtedly welcome news for Lexus engineers, as the brand is once again at the top of the J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study. It’s good news for Toyota overall, because while Lexus took top honors in the luxury category, Toyota itself bested all other competition in the mass-market category. With a score of 108 problems per hundred cars, it’s also worth nothing that Toyota was also ahead of European luxury marques like BMW (122), Mercedes-Benz (134), and Jaguar (168). With its score of 106,…

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Lexus Performance SUV Automotive News Featured Lexus 

Report Says Lexus Considering a High Performance SUV

If you’ve been paying attention to the automotive news of late, or even just paying attention to the parking lot at your local supermarket, you’ve likely noticed buyers are moving away from traditional cars. Instead, folks have been opting for crossovers and SUVs, but importantly, plenty are still looking to scratch the itch for performance. So what’s a manufacturer to do? Built a performance SUV, of course! Porsche did it years ago with the Cayenne,  Lamborghini released the Urus, and even Ferrari — which swore it would never, ever release…

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Lexus RX 450h Featured Lexus Test Drive Reviews 

Outstanding Crossover: 2019 Lexus RX 450h L AWD Test Drive

There is no doubt that the Lexus RX is one of the most popular luxury crossovers on the market. However, rivals in this segment are stepping things up with new-generation models are ready to grab a piece of the pie. In our opinion, the leading models in this segment are the Acura MDX, BMW X5, Lexus RX, and the Mercedes-Benz GLE. But the new-generations of the Audi Q7 and the Volvo XC90 are really starting to heat things up. Either way, this is about the Lexus RX and the RX…

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