TLE reader Asoka took some photos of a Starfire Pearl Lexus GS 350 AWD at the Orange County Auto Show and a very cool detail with the new sports sedan — first, here’s a quick gallery of photos:
It’s the last photo that requires special attention — if you look closely, there’s an LED strip just below the trim:
Here’s a zoomed-up look:
There was a hint of these LEDs in the GS 450h launch video (skip to :22), but I wrote it off as a video effect:
To some, it might be funny to get excited about some small interior lighting detail, but driving at night is one of my favorite things about the current GS, and it’s great that the new GS looks to improve on that experience.