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New Lexus RC-F Rendered Topless


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Since the Lexus RC (and RC-F) is a direct rival to the BMW 4-Series (and M4 respectively), a drop-top variant would definitely be in order, so as to properly take the fight to the Germans on all fronts.

Lexus NXC Design Study for a Slicker Looking BMW X4 Fighter


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If the past has shown us anything, it is that if one automaker makes a product that fashions a new segment or even a sub-segment and it's successful, other companies will follow suit – the original Toyota RAV4 and the BMW X6 are just two examples. Heck, automakers themselves will try to replicate their own success by using the same formula on a different size vehicle.

Lexus Confirms New NX Compact SUV for the Beijing Auto Show


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While Lexus is not as predictable in the way its future cars will look as its German rivals are, we did recently catch a glimpse of the upcoming NX crossover and it didn’t look surprising at all. The NX draws heavily upon the show car, though it looks to have lost some of its aggression.

Detroit Show Toyota FT-1 and Lexus RC F Receive the Convertible Treatment


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Leave it to the internet to swiftly take action and present new iterations of cars that were introduced less than 48 hours ago. Case in point, these digital renders of the 2014 Detroit motor show's Toyota FT-1 Concept and Lexus RC F production coupe, both of which were re-imagined as convertibles by Hungarian designer X-Tomi.

Lexus LF-NX Compact SUV Concept Slices Through Detroit


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"Different" is one word (we've heard worse) that you could use to describe Lexus' LF-NX concept for a new compact-sized SUV to take on the BMW X3s and Audi Q5s of the luxury world.

Lexus Flings Out Teaser of New GT6 Vision Concept


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The red sports car you see pictured in the above sketch is a new Lexus Concept model created specifically for Gran Turismo 6 and its forthcoming package of DLC (Downloadable Content) vehicles created under the Vision moniker to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the racing game series.

Lexus Said to Bring Production Version of LF-NX to 2014 Geneva Motor Show


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Lexus has shown its edgy LF-NX concept car at two major motor shows this year: it debuted in Frankfurt with a hybrid powertrain and was then brought to Tokyo in a sportier version featuring a 2.0-liter turbocharged gasoline engine. It’s clear that Lexus wouldn’t have gone into all that trouble if it did not have serious intentions about the LF-NX.

Lexus LF-NX Concept Shows Its Edgy Body with New 2.0L Turbo in Tokyo


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The LF-NX Concept is not exactly a new study, but Lexus found a way to make it relevant for the Tokyo Motor Show by replacing the original study’s hybrid powertrain with a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder turbocharged gasoline engine.

Lexus to Bring Sportier Turbo-Powered LF-NX to Tokyo’s Motor Show


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Lexus has finally figured out what the problem was with the unique LF-NX concept they revealed at the Frankfurt motor show in September – it was the 2.5-liter Atkinson cycle petrol engine and electric motor combo…

Lexus Brings Eight IS Custom Sedans and One LFA to SEMA


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Wrapping up the Toyota Group's SEMA Show offerings (for now, and unless the Japanese automaker has some more surprises in store for us next week) after the announcements for the Toyota and Scion brands, is Lexus, which plans to display nine customized concepts, including the winner of its "Modify the 2014 IS Competition".

Lexus Sharpens up Frankfurt Motor Show with LF-NX Crossover Concept [w/Videos]


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Lexus’ vision of a mid-sized crossover is the carved LF-NX concept, which had its world premiere at the Frankfurt Motor Show.

With a length of 4,640mm (182.7in) and a wheelbase of 2,700mm (106.3in), the LF-NX is smaller than the RX crossover, which means a production version would likely compete against the BMW X3 and Audi Q5.

Lexus LF-NX Concept Looks like a Cross between an Origami Car and Transformers Robot


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Last month, Lexus released a teaser photo that previewed a new concept car, without providing any details. The mystery is solved now, as the Japanese luxury automaker has revealed more photos of the study called LF-NX that will premiere at the upcoming Frankfurt Motor Show.

The Winners of Lexus' Modify the 2014 IS Competition, Real Life Version Coming to SEMA


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All it took was a little over a month for more than 600 creative minds to take part and send their proposals for a customized 2014 Lexus IS sports saloon in the special competition organized by Lexus and the design community at "deviantART".

Lexus Announces New Mystery Concept Car and GS 300h Hybrid for Frankfurt Show


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The angry looking headlamp with the L-shaped daytime-running light accents seen in the picture above is a teaser for a brand-new Lexus concept car that will be displayed for the first time at the upcoming 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show in the second week of September.

New Honda NSX, Lexus LF-CC and Nissan GT-R GT500 Racers Meet Up in Suzuka


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Two major players in Japan's popular Super GT500 Championship, Honda and Lexus, displayed their new racing models for the 2014 season at the Suzuka Circuit this weekend, where they were joined by their main competitor, the Nissan GT-R.

Lexus Turns LF-CC Concept Into Super GT Series Racer for 2014 Season


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Last year's Lexus LF-CC Concept coupe that indirectly previewed the appearance of the new generation IS sedan and directly the looks of the upcoming RC Coupe, has loaned its looks and name to the luxury brand's new competitor for Japan's 2014 Super GT500 series.

Lexus Confirms BMW X1 Rival, Concept Coming to 2013 Tokyo Show, Production Model in 2014


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Japanese carmakers may have been the ones to kick start the SUV and crossover craze in the mainstream segments, but it’s the Germans that applied the recipe in the premium categories, leaving the former to simply follow in their footsteps.

Lexus currently offers three SUVs, the popular RX (pictured above), now in its third generation with both hybrid and regular engine offerings, and the larger GX and LX that are related to the Toyota Land Cruiser Prado and Land Cruiser 200 Series respectively.

Lexus Official Confirms Production Version of LF-LC Sports Concept


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Lexus has stopped contemplating and has now given the green light (finally) for the development of a production version of the LF-LC Concept after the very warm reception it received in a number of motor shows around the world.

The confirmation comes from Lexus’ vice president-marketing Brian Smith, who broke the news to WardsAuto during a recent media event.

New Lexus IS 300h Hybrid and Refinished LF-CC Concept Heading to Geneva


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European consumers will get their first taste of Lexus' all-new premium compact IS sedan at the Geneva Motor Show, where the Japanese company will also display its LF-CC sports coupe concept finished in a fresh shade.

Following its debut at the Detroit Motor Show last month, the new sedan will be presented in full-hybrid trim as the IS 300h.

Lexus LF-CC Concept Reportedly Coming in Coupe and Roadster Flavors in 2015


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The moment the last LFA rolled off the production line of Toyota’s Motomachi plant last month, Lexus was left without a sports car in its line-up.

It may have lost money on every one it made, despite its US$375,000 price tag that made it the most expensive Japanese production car in history, but the 562HP V10 exotic did for Lexus’ image more than probably any other car since the original LS that launched the brand in 1989.