The 2021 Lexus IS looks very new, but is actually a reskin of a 7 year old car. See what’s changed in this side by side comparison.
The 2021 Lexus IS looks all new, but it is actually a completely new exterior on the existing RWD platform. The interior and engine range is carried over.
The 2020 Lexus IS F-Sport Blackline comes with black wheels, black interior with blue stitching, and blue wood for the steering wheel.
The third generation Lexus IS (XE30) has sharper, bolder styling with an aggressive nose, grille, radical headlamps, an I4 hybrid, and V6 engines.
The XE30 Lexus IS took the design of the second generation car, and gave it a whole lot more menace with slashes, cuts, and an angrier appearance.
The facelifted third-gen Lexus IS has a new headlights, driving lights, grille, bumpers, taillamps, and a larger 10.1-inch infotainment display.
Made by UK company Laser Cut Works and Scales and Models for Lexus, this XE30 IS sedan replica is made from 1,700 pieces of laser cut cardboard.
For the 2016 model year, the Lexus IS range gains entry-level model with a 4-cylinder turbo, and mid-spec with a detuned 3.5-liter V6 and AWD.
The top-of-the-range Lexus IS350 has a 306hp/277 lb-ft 3.5-liter V6 powering either the rear or all four wheels, with torque split from 30/70 to 50/50.
For the 2016 model year, the Lexus IS range gains a new IS300 AWD model (to replace the outgoing IS250 AWD) with a detuned 255hp/236 lb-ft 3.5-liter V6.