The Lexus IS Sedan: Turbocharged for 2016
Drivers looking to add speed and excitement to their luxury car experience will want to meet the new IS for 2016. Adding style, speed and sports car performance, the IS is transformed. European sports car drivers will sit up and take notice as Lexus IS takes luxury, comfort and technology into overdrive with track-tested racing performance, speed and power. The Lexus IS lineup for 2016 introduces the turbocharged IS 200t, as well as updated IS 300 and IS 350 models. Let's take a look at the new IS.
Lexus IS 200t Revs Up the Excitement
With the introduction of the Lexus IS 200t, our popular luxury sport sedan has turned it up a notch. The IS 200t roars to life with the first ever 2.0 liter twin-scroll turbocharged inline-four engine, delivering 241 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. Along with the IS 350, it shares the direct shift, 8-speed automatic transmission with the high performance RC F model. With track-tested suspension, wide racing stance and rigid body structure, supported by a performance braking system, the new IS truly joins the Lexus family of performance vehicles. Inset daytime running lights lend this impressively sculpted performance vehicle an even more impressive road presence.
Lexus IS 300 and IS 350 Take it Up a Notch
The IS 350 is a true sports car, coming in with 306 hp, paddle shifters and 8 speed Sport Direct-Shift transmission with G-force artificial intelligence (G-AI) to select the right gear at the right time. Along with the AWD IS 300, the IS 350 is equipped with dual Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i) to enhance fuel efficiency and provide extra torque and acceleration.
All IS models offer a number of advanced Lexus technology packages like Siri® Eyes Free iPhone connection, Remote Touch systems controls, Navigation System with Voice Activation, Color multi-information display and Homelink® System connection to your home security systems.
Go all out with IS F Sport
IS F Sport package makes the IS even more fun to drive, with features like adaptive variable suspension (AVS) tuning and Variable Gear Ratio Steering for a sportier ride, reduced body lean and greater steering response. Enjoy upgraded Sport exterior styling, including LED headlamps and 18 inch alloy wheels. The interior is enhanced with Sport features including aluminum pedals and silver trim as well as a leather covered steering wheel and gear shift. Experience bolstered sports seating that hugs the driver and passenger for maximum comfort during those fast turns and high speeds.
The new IS for 2016 is available now at Lexus of Las Vegas. Stop by the dealership at 6600 West Sahara in Las Vegas or Contact Us for a chance to experience the new IS as you've never seen it before. Then, take one home with you, and upgrade your driving experience to turbocharged.