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    Report: Lexus nixes RC convertible in favor of LS-based 3-row crossover [w/poll]
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    When Lexus unveiled the LF-C2 concept at the LA Auto Show last week, it did two things: it previewed the direction in which the Japanese luxury automaker's design department was looking for the immediate future, and it previewed a cabrio version of the RC coupe (to replace the IS Convertible) on ...

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    Los Angeles: 2015 Lexus LS gets tiny tweaks to try to keep up in LA
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    The 2015 model-year updates for the LS are certainly minor, but at least Lexus isn't letting its flagship sedan languish completely. The biggest change for the revised model is an improved infotainment system with an updated navigation and dynamic guidelines for the backup camera. Lexus' Enform ...

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    Official: 2015 Lexus LS gets updates, new infotainment [UPDATE]
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    UPDATE: An earlier version of this story indicated that Lexus had decreased the turning radius of select models by four inches. Lexus spokesperson Allison Takahashi has issued a correction for "a conversion error in our 2015 Lexus LS press kit... The LS actually had an increase in turning radius, ...

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    Report: Lexus says it's not worried about LS sales decline in face of S-Class, Model S
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    The Lexus LS is old. Sure, it received a refresh for model year 2013, but it hasn't had a clean-sheet redesign since George W. Bush was in office. It's the oldest vehicle in its segment, debuting in 2007, a full year before the current-gen BMW 7 Series, two years before the Hyundai Equus and ...

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    Report: TMG Lexus LS Sports 650 destined for production after 2015?
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    There's little question that Lexus has succeeded in challenging its German rivals in the luxury marketplace. And with the LFA, it has proven that Japan can build a world-class supercar. What's left blank is the space in between. Toyota Motorsport GmbH came up with a compelling answer in the form ...

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    Podcast: Autoblog Podcast #350
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    Frankfurt Motor Show, Chevy Tahoe, Suburban and GMC Yukon Episode #350 of the Autoblog podcast is here, and this week, Dan Roth, Mike Harley and Jeff Ross talk about the Rolls-Royce Wraith and rumors of a Rolls SUV, Dodge sticking around, and the 2014 Cadillac CTS. We also chat with Sebastian ...

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    Official: TMG still developing Lexus LS Sports 650 [w/video]
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    If you're going to make a super sedan, you'd better do it in Germany. That's where Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz do it, along with third parties like Alpina, Brabus and G-Power, among others. Deutschland is the epicenter of the movement, regularly churning out the most powerful four-door rockets in ...

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    Report: Optimistic Lexus bumps US sales target higher
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    Last year Lexus sold 244,166 cars in the US, slotting into third place in the luxury segment behind BMW and Mercedes-Benz. Earlier this year Lexus said its target was 260,000 units in the US (which would still put it behind BMW's and Mercedes' numbers from last year), but Automotive News reports ...

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    Podcast: Autoblog Podcast #339
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    Farewell, Zach Bowman; Pikes Peak 2013; Datsun; 2014 Ram lineup Episode #339 of the Autoblog Podcast is here, and it's the last rodeo for Zach Bowman before he departs for other pastures. The crew this week consists of Dan Roth, Zach Bowman and Jeff Ross, who talk about the astounding records ...

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    Quick Spin: 2013 Lexus LS 600h L
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    I have spent the last seven days driving the Starfire Pearl (read: white) 2013 Lexus LS 600h L you see here. And after roughly 500 miles of errand-running, highway-cruising, commuting and people-schlepping, I can safely say this: I don't get it. The LS hybrid is a nice car. It's comfortable, has ...

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    Review: 2013 Lexus LS460 F-Sport AWD
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    Gary Approved There's a guy that goes to my gym who can't get enough of the Lexus LS – let's call him Gary. Gary's the guy – you've probably got one at your gym, or coffee shop, or some other public but quasi-social location – who talks to everyone he meets. Sit next to him on ...

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    CES: Toyota and Lexus show off advanced safety research vehicle [w/video]
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    While Google and Audi explore the possibilities of autonomous vehicles, Toyota and its Lexus division are studying the intermediate step of vehicles equipped with a deep suite of technology that help drivers make the best decisions. Introduced at this week's Consumer Electronics Show in Las ...

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    Official: LS With An Attitude: Toyota Motorsports unleashes Sports 650
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    Toyota Motorsports GmbH has finally unveiled the super sedan it has been working on, and its official name is the TMG Sports 650. Why 650? Because this Lexus LS-based road rocket generates 650 PS, or about 641 horsepower, from its twin-turbo 5.0L V8 engine that's mated to an eight-speed ...

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    Report: Lexus LS 650 TMG prototype headed for Essen
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    If the newly improved 2013 Lexus LS is aimed at taking on the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, then it sounds like Lexus might have a new model in mind to take on the monstrous S65 AMG. Motor Authority has images of what it claims to be a wind tunnel prototype for a souped-up LS we first saw testing on the ...

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    Official: HSV celebrates quarter-century of smoking tires with 25th Anniversary GTS
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    When it comes to rear-drive, V8 performance sedans, few do it like HSV. Australia's Holden Special Vehicles makes a high-horsepower hoon-happy saloon called GTS (known elsewhere as the Vauxhall VXR8) based on the Holden Commodore. With General Motors LS V8 power under the bonnet, the GTS makes us ...

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    Official: Lexus to premiere concept car at Paris Motor Show
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    Lexus has announced its intentions to showcase a brand-new concept car at the rapidly approaching Paris Motor Show on September 27, 2012. No, that's not terribly long to wait, but the automaker promises to release "information and pictures of the new vehicle" ten days before its world debut. We ...

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    First Drive: 2013 Lexus LS [w/video]
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    Japan's Premier Luxury Cruiser Now Comes With An Enthusiast Option In 1990, Nissan and Toyota both entered the luxury market with two new brands, each boasting a flagship premium full-size sedan. The Infiniti Q45 was aimed at the enthusiast with a powerful V8, limited-slip differential and a ...

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    Video: Lexus shows off LS reveal video, reminds us how strange debut events can be
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    Lexus has revealed more of the 2013 LS through a video 'news broadcast' of its unveiling ceremony. Through the party footage, we are able to seem more angles of the Japanese automaker's spindle-grilled flagship, which shares quite a lot visually with the slightly smaller GS. The Lexus shindig ...

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    Official: 2013 Lexus LS 460 goes more intense, more sporty and more luxurious
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    It's been leak city for the 2013 Lexus LS line, allowing us to catch the exteriors of the LS 460 L and LS 460 F Sport from practically every angle. The spindle grille might be the most prominent story of the refreshed LS – otherwise there are no monumental changes to the body, but plenty of ...

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    2013 Lexus LS 460 F Sport images flood the web
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    Lexus planned on waiting until July 30 to completely reveal the 2013 LS460 F Sport, but the Internet laughs at PR calendars. So Lexus' latest flagship has had its mug leaked three days in a row. (First here, then officially here, and don't forget earlier spy shots from a Korean website showing ...

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