Lexus is the luxury brand of Toyota Motors which produces and markets modern, high-quality, reliable, powerful, and fuel-efficient cars. Lexus is one of the largest best-selling and most popular luxury brands in the automotive market that provide powerful engine options, advanced features, comfortable interiors, fuel efficiency, and affordability that customers are looking for. In this article, we will talk about the Top 5 Most Popular Lexus Sedan Models in BE FORWARD.
5th: ES $3,370~
The Lexus ES is a four-door sedan that was first produced in 1989 and is now in its seventh generation. The ES offers a front-engine, four-wheel-drive / front-wheel drivetrain with some impressive standard features which include Pre-Collision System, SRS airbags, automatic air conditioning, keyless entry, power steering, power windows, navigation system, power-adjustable seats, anti-lock braking system, Lane Departure Alert, Blind Spot Monitoring system, panoramic view, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Lane Tracing Assist, a 10.2-inch full Head-up Display, and alloy wheels. The Lexus ES is equipped with a 2.5L 2AR-FE straight-4 petrol engine producing maximum power output and torque of 135 kW (181 hp) at 6000 rpm, 245 Nm (181 lb-ft) at 4100 rpm paired either with electronic Continuously Variable Transmission or six-speed automatic transmission.
4th: LS $4,560~
The Lexus LS is a 4-door full-size luxury sedan that was first produced in 1989 with a front-engine, all-wheel-drive system. The LS is currently in its fifth generation with numerous notable standard features such as driver and passenger airbags, curtain airbags, side airbags, 12-speaker Premium Audio System, leather-trimmed steering wheel, remote touchpad to access multimedia and navigation, keyless entry, air conditioning, anti-lock braking system with electronic brake-force distribution, panoramic display monitor with Cornering View system, Lane Tracing Assist, Lane Departure Alert, Road Sign Assist, and Steering Assist. The Lexus LS is fitted with a 4.6L 1UR-FSE V8 petrol engine producing maximum power output and torque of 392 PS (288 kW) at 6400 rpm, 51.0 kgm (500 Nm) at 4100 rpm powered by an eight-speed automatic transmission.
3rd: GS $3,410~
The Lexus GS, also known as the Toyota Aristo is a four-door sedan that was first produced from February 1993 until August 2020. The GS is available in a front-engine, rear-wheel-drive / all-wheel-drive system with some notable features which include driver and passenger airbags, side airbags, keyless entry, power steering, power windows, power seats, Mark Levinson surround sound system, navigation, a pre-collision system, anti-lock braking system, blind-spot monitor, heads-up display, lane keep assist, adaptive high beam, radar cruise control, and lane departure alert. The Lexus GS is powered by a 2.5L 4GR-FSE V6 petrol engine producing a maximum power output of 215 PS (158 kW) at 6400 rpm and a 3.5L 2GR-FKS V6 petrol engine producing a maximum power output of 318 PS (234 kW) at 6600 rpm, attached to a six-speed automatic, eight-speed AA81E automatic, or CVT.
2nd: HS $5,500~
The Lexus HS is a four-door compact executive car with a hybrid powertrain that was first produced from 2009 until 2018. The HS is fitted with a front-engine, front-wheel-drive layout and offers some advanced standard features such as Lexus Enform telematics service, Mark Levinson premium sound system, infotainment system with Remote Touch controller, pop-up navigation system, pre-collision safety system, keyless entry, intelligent high-beam, radar adaptive cruise control, Lane Keep Assist, driver monitoring system, and front and rear-view backup cameras. The Lexus HS comes with a 2.4L 2AZ-FXE straight-4 petrol hybrid engine producing power of 110 kW (148 hp; 150 PS) with an electric motor producing power of 105 kW (141 hp; 143 PS) and a combined maximum power output of 140 kW (188 hp; 190 PS), mated to an electronic continuously variable transmission.
1st: IS $1,560~
The Lexus IS, also known as the Toyota Altezza is a four-door compact executive car sedan with an all-wheel-drive / rear-wheel drive system and was first introduced in 1999. The IS is now in its third generation with some standard features which include airbags, a pre-collision system, air conditioning, power windows, keyless entry, navigation, front and rear parking sensors, driver-assistance systems, blind-spot monitoring, alloy wheels, an anti-lock braking system, cruise control, vehicle stability control, and brake assist. The Lexus IS is fitted with a 2.5L 4GR-FSE V6 producing maximum power output and torque of 215 PS (158 kW) at 6400 rpm, 26.5 kgm (260 Nm) at 3800 rpm; and 3.5L 2GR-FSE V6 petrol engine producing maximum power output and torque of 318 PS (234 kW) at 6400 rpm, 38.7 kgm (380 Nm) at 4800 rpm, attached either with a CVT or six-speed automatic.
Lexus cars are one of the well-known luxury cars in the automotive sector. Whether it is the latest model or used cars, Lexus cars offer impressive reliability, fuel efficiency, innovative technological system, and state-of-the-art interiors for the comfort and safety of the driver and passengers. Added its attractive design and luxurious appearance that makes it stand out not just on the road but from the other cars. So, what are you waiting for? Check the BE FORWARD store to get your own Lexus car today.
Written by: Esther Abranilla