Lexus is a well-known luxury brand of Toyota Motors that manufactures and markets modern, high-quality, reliable, safe, and fuel-efficient cars. Lexus is one of the biggest top-selling luxury brands that offer cars with powerful engine options, exquisite exterior, futuristic interiors, fuel efficiency, and a budget-friendly price. This makes it a reason why customers still can’t get enough of these luxurious models. Now, let us talk about the Top 5 Most Popular Lexus Sedan Models in BE FORWARD.
5th: IS F $11,750~
The Lexus IS F is the F marque version of the Lexus IS that was first introduced on 8 January 2007. The IS F is a mid-size sports sedan with excellent performance and huge horsepower for serious racing lovers. The IS F comes with standard features which include airbags, navigation, iPod/USB connectivity, Bluetooth, voice commands, keyless entry, XM Satellite Radio, electric power steering system, LED daytime running lights, power seat, air conditioning, an anti-lock braking system, electronic brake-force distribution, vehicle stability control, and brake assist. The Lexus IS F is powered by a 5.0 L 2UR-GSE V8 petrol engine producing power and torque of 311 kW (417 hp) at 6600 rpm, 503 Nm (371 ft⋅lb) at 5200 rpm mated to an eight-speed AA80E automatic transmission.
4th: ES $2,200~
The Lexus ES is a compact and mid-size four-door luxury sedan that was first introduced in 1989 and is currently in its seventh generation. The ES is available in a front-engine, four-wheel-drive / front-wheel system with some notable standard features which include Pre-Collision System, SRS driver and passenger airbags, keyless entry, radio, automatic air conditioning, power-adjustable seats, power steering, power windows, navigation system, anti-lock braking system, Lane Departure Alert, Blind Spot Monitoring system, panoramic view, Lane Tracing Assist, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, full Head-up Display, back-up camera, and alloy wheels. The Lexus ES comes equipped with a 2.5 L 2AR-FE straight-4 petrol engine producing power and torque of 135 kW (181 hp) at 6000 rpm, 245 Nm (181 lb-ft) at 4100 rpm. Engines are paired either with electronic Continuously Variable Transmission or six-speed automatic transmission.
3rd: LS $5,340~
The Lexus LS is a full-size 4-door luxury sedan that was first introduced in 1989 and is now in its fifth generation. The LS is available in a front-engine, all-wheel-drive system with several notable standard features including driver and passenger airbags, Premium Audio System, power windows, power steering, keyless entry, leather-trimmed steering wheel, navigation system, air conditioning, anti-lock braking system, electronic brake-force distribution, panoramic display monitor, Lane Departure Alert, Steering Assist, and Road Sign Assist. The Lexus LS comes fitted with a 4.6 L 1UR-FSE V8 petrol engine producing a power output of 392 PS (288 kW) at 6400 rpm and torque of 51.0 kgm (500 Nm) at 4100 rpm coupled with eight-speed automatic transmission.
2nd: GS $2,600~
The Lexus GS is a four-door executive sedan, which was initially known as the Toyota Aristo and was first released in 1993 until 2020. The GS was sold for over four generations with a front-engine, all-wheel-drive / rear-wheel-drive system. Standard features include driver and passengers airbags, Mark Levinson sound system, a pre-collision system, 10-way power seats, power steering, power windows, blind-spot monitor, heads-up display, lane keep assist, and lane departure alert. The Lexus GS is powered by a 2.5 L 4GR-FSE V6 petrol engine producing power of 215 PS (158 kW) at 6400 rpm and torque of 260 Nm (190 lb-ft) at 3,800 rpm; a 3.5 L 2GR-FKS V6 petrol engine producing power 318 PS (234 kW) at 6600 rpm and torque of 380 Nm (280 lb-ft) at 4,800 rpm; attached to a six-speed automatic, eight-speed automatic, or CVT.
1st: IS $2,570~
The Lexus IS is a compact executive car that was first produced in 1998 and is now in its third generation. The IS is available in a four-door sedan and five-door hatchback with a front-engine, all-wheel-drive / rear-wheel-drive layout. The IS was also known as the Toyota Altezza in Japan standard features such as a pre-collision system, driver and passenger airbags, front and rear parking sensors, power windows, power steering, air conditioning, an anti-lock braking system, electronic brake-force distribution, vehicle stability control, and brake assist. The The Lexus IS comes equipped with a 2.5 L 4GR-FSE V6 petrol engine producing power and torque of 207 PS (152 kW) at 6400 rpm, 25.5 kgm (260 Nm) at 4800 rpm; and 3.5 L 2GR-FSE V6 petrol engine producing power and torque of 310 PS (228 kW) at 6400 rpm, 38.2 kgm (375 Nm) at 4800 rpm. All engines are mated either with CVT or six-speed automatic.
Lexus models are one of the most popular luxury cars in the world. Whether the current model or used cars, Lexus cars are still placed as one of the top-selling brands in the automotive market. Lexus continues to offer high-rated reliability, fuel efficiency, advanced technological system, and state-of-the-art interiors on their models. All for comfort, safety, and to give a pleasant driving experience for the driver and passengers. Added to its attractive design and luxurious appearance, it really stands out on the road. So, what are you waiting for? Browse the BE FORWARD store to get your own Lexus car today.
Written by: Esther Abranilla