Lexus IS Overview

Monday December 13th, 2010 at 4:1212 PM
Posted by: aquadog

2011 Lexus IS

The 2011 Lexus IS is a 4-door, 5-passenger luxury sports sedan, available in 5 trims, ranging from the 250 RWD Manual to the 350 AWD. The Lexus IS 250 has a 6 Speed Manual transmission and a 2.5-liter, V6, 204-horsepower engine.

The 2011 Lexus IS is a carryover from 2010.

MSRP:

Standard Engine:

$32,145 – $41,030

2.5-liter, V6, 204-horsepower engine that achieves 19-mpg in the city and 27-mpg on the highway. 6 Speed Manual transmission.

Average Consumer Rating: 4.47 stars

Expert Rating: 4.5 stars

EXPERT REVIEWS
2011 Lexus IS F 2011 Lexus IS F First Impressions Review
Rating: 4.5 stars
By David Colman

“Not only are the limits of adhesion now achievable, but those limits are much higher than before thanks to myriad changes in suspension configuration. The F handles far better than its immediate predecessor…”

2011 Lexus IS 350 AWD 2011 Lexus IS 350 AWD Review
Rating: 4.5 stars
By Derek Mau

“A luxury car with some sport pretensions, the 2011 Lexus IS 350 is very satisfying to drive.”

2011 Lexus IS 2011 Lexus IS 250 First Impressions Review
By David Colman

“To energize your driving, a 6-speed, manual transmission puts this 2.5 liter, 204hp sedan on the same map as BMW’s 3 Series.”

Lexus IS-F vs Dinan BMW M3 Face-Off: Lexus IS-F versus BMW M3
By Anthony Souza

“I was recently able to lay my hands on a 2009 Lexus IS-F in eye-popping Ultrasonic Blue. Since the IS-F is touted as an M3 killer, I decided to bring along an M3 during our evaluation in order to determine how the Lexus compared to the benchmark BMW”

2009 Lexus IS-F V8 car cookout: Bratwurst (Audi S5), Beef Teriyaki (Lexus IS-F) or Bacon Cheeseburgers (Challenger SRT-8)?
By Kurt Gensheimer

“A really well-prepared teriyaki sauce can take ordinary beef and make it extraordinary, which is exactly the case with the Lexus IS-F.”

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2011 Lexus IS | 2011 Lexus IS F | 2009 Lexus IS F



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