2014 Lexus IS Starts Production in Japan

Lexus IS Starts Production

The 2014 Lexus IS has started production at the Tahara plant in Japan — here’s a photo of the line-off ceremony by way of Akio Toyoda’s new Facebook page (click for a larger version):

According to a tweet from Lexus Europe, European deliveries will start in June/July — a North American release date has yet to be announced, but should be around the same time.

[Source: Akio Toyoda's Facebook Page]


  • MAH

    Bring it! I am ready to buy one!

  • Joshd

    Didn’t know Akio had his own facebook page….

  • OlFius

    And I like his shoes :-)

  • OlFius

    I bought one and it’s good to know that they are started with it.

  • F1orce

    Cant wait for this car to rule the streets..

    Lexus is class. Best of Japan