Although we've heard the
before, and it still seems like a no-brainer,
has remained mum on the introduction of an IS coupe. With its assault on everything held dear to the Bimmer and Merc people, it's simply a matter of time before Lexus takes aim at the 3-series and C-classes that have remained largely unchallenged in the sports coupe market.
The most recent
rumor comes via
, who procured the above scan from the Japanese mag
. Granted, the photochopped image above is simply wishful thinking (that rear window looks a bit awkward), but a hardtop convertible version of the IS would be right at home in Lexus
and in the garages of
refugees. But until we start seeing
, we'll be taking that grain of salt, thank you very much.
[Source: Nihon Car and Bike]