2017 Lexus is the third generation of sport sedan from Lexus. Many people assume that this new car is similar closely in line with some Lexus models such as the GS mid size luxury sedan and the RC sports coupe as well. There are some changes that the company gives to the new Lexus is. What are the changes? Below is the further information about the new concept of 2017 Lexus is.
2017 Lexus is Exterior
The new 2017 Lexus is gets the more dramatic lower fascia and a fresh headlight design. This car will get the more aggressive designs outside to attract the attention of the potential buyers on the automotive market. The rear end on this car is featured by an updated taillight design and the rectangular chrome exhaust tips as well. The F Sport model is incorporated with functional brake air ducts in a more aggressive maw that is coated in the amazing jet black metallic finish. The updated taillights are placed on the rear end of this new car and the rectangular chrome exhaust tips as well. Basically, many people agreed that this new car is now having a better performance than the previous model.
2017 Lexus is Interior
The new and larger 10.3 inches infotainment screen is added on the new 2017 Lexus is. This screen is used to manage functions via Lexus’s Remote Touch Interface or RTI system. Besides that, this car is now included the duplicate “enter” buttons. The cabin of this new car is also well made with the better decoration used the leather lined palm rest aft of the RTI’s system controls, flush mounted center console controls and new cup holders as well. The standard pre collision system is also added on the new 2017 Lexus is and the automatic high beam headlights, radar cruise controls and lane departure warning with steering assists as well. These are the parts of Lexus Safety System.
2017 Lexus is Engine
There are some engine options that will be used for the new 2017 Lexus is. The bottom line model will use the IS200t’s 2.0 liter turbocharged four cylinders engine that will be able to make 241 horsepower. The top spot model will use a 3.5 liter V6 IS350’s that can make up to 306 horsepower. The all wheel drive model will use the 3.5 liter VD6 engine that is able to provide up to 255 horsepower. Meanwhile, the rear drive models will continue to use the eight speed automatic transmission and the AWD IS300 and IS350 models will use the six speed automatic transmission.
2017 Lexus is Price and Release Date
The brand new 2017 Lexus is will make its way to the US showrooms during the fourth quarter of this year or 2016. Meanwhile for the price, you have to prepare at least $38,275 for a unit of 2017 Lexus is. However, this car is not so far in price with the new 2017 Mercedes Benz C Class Coupe. So, which car that will be your choice is all on your own decision.