If you have been searching for a luxury performance sedan, the 2018 Lexus IS is a great place to start. It comes with tons of standard features, many add-on options to choose from, and strong powertrain performances.
The Lexus IS is available in four trim levels: 300, 350, 300 F Sport, and 350 F Sport.
The base engine is a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder rated at 241 horsepower. It is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission that sends power to the rear wheels. Inside, drivers can control the shifts with paddle shifters. When equipped with all-wheel drive, the 300 model gains a 260-horsepower 3.5-liter V6.
With the 350 model, you will get a 3.5-liter V6 that delivers 311 horsepower and 277 lb-ft of torque. With the 350 F Sport trim, you gain a Sport+ driving mode that really puts the transmission through a thrilling workout.
With its sophisticated exterior design, the Lexus IS will always make a good impression. Its large, expressive grille and purposeful stance give it a feeling of movement, even while standing still.
The interior design of the IS shows that the driver is in charge. The front seats are comfortable and supportive, especially if you choose the F Sport seats. Tech and climate controls are within reach of the driver and easy to use thanks to real knobs for volume and tuning.
Standard features include synthetic leather upholstery, a 7-inch touchscreen system, and a moonroof. Buyers can also add on options like a navigation system, leather seating, wood trim, and more.
The Lexus IS comes with a standard rearview camera, adaptive cruise control, active lane control, forward collision warning with automatic emergency braking, airbags, antilock brakes, and traction control.
Come experience the thrilling performance and sophistication that’s part of the 2018 Lexus IS, with a test drive at Lexus of Lakeway.