Lexus GS 350 News

  • 2014 Lexus GS 350

    Lexus’ GS 350 has only been on sale for a year but the car is already receiving its first round of updates, just in time for the start of the 2014 model year. The highlight is the addition of an eight-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters instead of the previous six-speeder. The eight-speed auto is only available on rear-wheel-drive models and is said to boost performance as well as improve fuel economy. EPA figures are yet to be released, but Lexus says owners of the GS 350 with the eight-speed auto can expect 19/29 mpg city/highway and 23 mpg combined. Drivers can select a...

  • Supercharged 2013 Lexus GS 350 F Sport concept
    Lexus Bringing Supercharged GS 350 F Sport To SEMA Show

    In 2011 the new GS 350 F Sport debuted at SEMA, and now Lexus is using the show to display a supercharged version.

  • Lexus GS 350 F Sport Safety Car
    Lexus Unveils GS 350 F Sport Safety Car

    The Lexus GS 350 F Sport Safety Car will make its debut at the Muscle Car Masters taking place in September at the Eastern Creek Raceway in Sydney, Australia.

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    2013 Lexus GS 350 F Sport Recall Due To ECU Glitch

    Lexus has issued a recall on its latest 2013 GS 350 F Sport sedan due to a known-issue concerning one of the car’s multiple ECUs, which could lead to problems with the steering. Only around 650 models are affected by the latest recall, all of them 2013 models equipped with rear-wheel drive...

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    2013 Lexus GS 350 To Pace Long Beach Grand Prix

    The 2013 Lexus GS 350 will be the pace car for the 2012 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach

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    2013 Lexus GS Named An IIHS Top Safety Pick

    The 2013 Lexus GS has been named by the IIHS as a Top Safety Pick, becoming the third Lexus model to earn the award under the revised test standards.

  • 2013 Lexus GS 350 in The Beast Super Bowl ad

    Following the success of last year’s Star Wars-themed Super Bowl ad from Volkswagen, it seems every automaker looking to capture the attention of American car shoppers is ramping up their efforts for this year’s event. One of these is Lexus, which is running its first-ever Super Bowl ad in 2012. We brought you a short preview a couple of weeks ago but now Lexus has decided to run the entire 32-second ad ahead of the ‘Big Game’, Super Bowl XLVI, this Sunday, February 5. The short clip features the new 2013 Lexus GS as it breaks free from containment, illustrating the...

  • TRD accessories for the 2013 Lexus GS range
    2013 Lexus GS Range Gets TRD Treatment

    The company responsible for much of Toyota’s motorsports efforts as well as its official performance upgrades, Toyota Racing Developments (TRD), has recently been expanding its portfolio to include some Lexus models. Last year we saw a number of TRD-branded parts offered for the Lexus IS F...

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    Lexus Prices The All-New 2013 GS 350

    Lexus has upped the content of its all-new GS 350, but has held the price at 2011 model year levels.

  • 2013 Lexus GS 350 F Sport teaser
    Lexus Working On GS With Downsized Hybrid Drivetrain?

    Lexus recently took the wraps off its new 2013 GS 450h and although the automaker is yet to announce any mileage figures, the latest hybrid luxury sedan is expected to be roughly 30 percent more fuel efficient than the one it replaces. That means we could be seeing a combined gas mileage of around...

  • Lexus GS 350 F Sport intro at SEMA 2011
    Lexus Presents The 2013 GS 350 F Sport At SEMA: Video

    Lexus chose SEMA 2011 for the official public unveiling of its upcoming 2013 GS 350 F Sport sedan.

  • 2013 Lexus GS 350 F Sport
    2013 Lexus GS 350 F Sport Hits The Road: Video

    Making its debut next week at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show in Las Vegas will be the 2013 Lexus GS 350 F Sport, a slightly less mild version of the recently revealed 2013 Lexus GS 350 though a far cry from the high-performance GS F everyone is holding out for. While the few...

  • 2013 Lexus GS 350 F Sport by Five Axis

    If you thought the styling of Lexus’ own 2013 GS 350 F Sport was a bit too timid, you certainly won’t feel the same after taking a gander at this Five Axis enhanced model, which makes its debut next week at the 2011 SEMA show in Las Vegas. The guys at Five Axis have really done a number on the GS 350 F Sport, adding an overly aggressive front bumper that’s matched by a pair of sporty side sills and integrated rear diffuser. Overall, the look is more GS F than F Sport, meaning we hope some Lexus designers are taking note. But it’s not just about looks as the Five Axis...

  • 2013 Lexus GS 350 F Sport
    2013 Lexus GS 350 F Sport To Be Fully Revealed At 2011 SEMA (Finally)

    The 2013 Lexus GS 350 F Sport was already technically shown off in South Africa, and today Lexus has dropped another handful of images and some new details on the car, but the full, official unveiling won't happen until the 2011 SEMA show. It's a lot of drawn-out drama for what is essentially an...

  • 2013 Lexus GS 350 F Sport at South African unveiling
    Lexus Unveils 2013 GS 350 F Sport In South Africa

    The 2013 Lexus GS is, aside from the LFA, the most interesting car in the lineup despite only being a couple of months old and not even on sale yet. The newly unveiled F Sport package just makes it more so. Unfortunately Lexus hasn't graced us with the specifics of the new GS's F Sport package, but...

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    Toyota CEO Didn't Initially Want To Build 2013 Lexus GS

    The Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance is in full swing. With concept reveals and new product debuts, there is no shortage of news. And although seeing the 2013 Lexus GS 350 unveiled at Pebble Beach didn't surprise us, hearing Akio Toyoda tell the crowd that he was initially opposed to the...

  • Cadillac Ciel four-seat convertible concept launch in Carmel, California, Aug 2011
    Cadillac Ciel Concept, 2013 Lexus GS, 2013 Infiniti JX Concept: Today's Car News

    The Cadillac Ciel Concept made its debut at Pebble Beach last night. [MotorAuthority] Lexus unveils the 2013 GS 350 mid-size sports sedan. [MotorAuthority] The next breed of supercars will be electric. [GreenCarReports] Infiniti makes the 2013 JX Crossover Concept official. [MotorAuthority] The...

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    2013 Lexus GS 350 Preview: 2011 Pebble Beach Concours

    When Lexus unveiled the LF-Gh concept at this year's New York Auto Show, few expected the dramatic, sharp-edged look to make it to production, but that's exactly what Lexus has done. Only minimal concessions to convention have been made for the 2013 Lexus GS 350, with most of the particularly...

  • 2013 Lexus GS 350 teaser image, brightened to show detail.

    You already know the 2013 Lexus GS is going to be unveiled at Pebble Beach--you even already know what it looks like, more or less. But did you know that Lexus wants you to submit your photo to them on the chance that it could be broadcast around to world during the official unveiling? It's true. Lexus wants your photo. If you're inclined to try to get your face on the 2013 GS unveiling, you can send in your image via the GS tab on the Lexus Facebook page. Given that the unveiling is scheduled to start the afternoon of August 18, we're betting you'll have to get your self-portrait in a few...

  • 2013 Lexus GS 350 teaser image, brightened to show detail.
    2013 Lexus GS 350: Teaser Image

    The 2013 Lexus GS 350 will be unveiled later this month just ahead of the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, complete with a live stream via Facebook. Today, we get the first official teaser image of the car we've spied so many times. We've also seen the new GS showing its stuff on video, even...

  • 2012 Lexus GS spy shots
    Lexus To Broadcast 2013 GS Unveiling Live Via Facebook

    If you're not already free the evening of August 18th, you might want to shuffle some things around: Lexus will be broadcasting the unveiling of the 2013 GS live, with a special preview to Facebook fans starting 30 minutes early. The debut event will happen in Pebble Beach, just ahead of the...

  • The 2013 Lexus GS attacks an autocross course
    2013 Lexus GS Hits The Autocross Course: Video

    Question: what does a 2013 Lexus GS look like attacking an autocross-style course in full camouflage? Answer: see below. Despite the rather weak music overlaid on the video, we do get to hear some sounds of mild tire scrub in the video below, though the engine/exhaust note is too muted to make it...

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    2013 Lexus GS To Offer Four-Cylinder Diesel?

    To truly bring the fight to the BMW 5-Series and Mercedes-Benz E-Class, the 2013 Lexus GS will have to deliver on performance, style, comfort, and, for many, efficiency. In Europe, at least, that means an available four-cylinder diesel. According to the latest reports, Lexus is planning to do just...

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    2013 Lexus GS 350 Gets Official Driving Video

    Lexus has already handed out engineering samples of the 2012/2013 Lexus GS 350 to select portions of the automotive press, we've spied it on several occasions, and we know it's coming to Pebble Beach in just under a month's time. But now Lexus of Europe has joined in the pre-party with driving...

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