Video: The Lexus RC Four-Wheel Steering System


Lexus RC Driving Footage

There’s a new video from Lexus International demonstrating the four-wheel steering system offered on the RC:

As a bonus, here’s some driving footage of the RC — pretty cool stuff:

Toyota President Akio Toyoda Takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge


Lexus Akio Toyoda ALS Challenge

Surprise of the day — here’s Toyota president Akio Toyota participating in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge:

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is a social media charity campaign, where participants record themselves being dunked in ice-cold water in order to raise awareness of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), or “Lou Gehrig’s Disease.”

So far, the campaign has raised more than $40 million dollars in donations.

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More Photos of the Starfire Pearl Lexus RC 300h


Lexus CRAFTED LINE Interior

After the request for more photos of the Starfire Pearl RC 300h, Japanese Lexus enthusiast Yuki Okada sent in this image gallery:

This RC 300h is currently on display at the Lexus Midland Square showroom in Nagoya.

Photo: Lexus RC 300h in Starfire Pearl


Lexus RC 300h in Starfire Pearl

Lexus Japan is currently showing an RC 300h with a Starfire Pearl exterior at their Midland Square showroom in Nagoya.

This marks the first time the standard RC has been seen in a color other than Infrared, and it looks great in this low-resolution photo — hoping for better images to surface shortly.

[Source: Toyota Showroom Facebook]

Lexus Named Best British Dealership by Auto Express Readers


Lexus UK Dealership

Lexus has been named Britain’s top car dealer in the annual Auto Express Driver Power Survey.

This year, more than 50,000 readers and website visitors voted in the survey — Lexus finished with a 92.1% approval rating, followed by Honda at 89.8% and Porsche at 89.3%.

It’s the second year in a row that Lexus has placed first in the dealer category, and still managed to improve their result by finishing first in six of the survey’s seven categories.

[Source: Auto Express]