Lexus IS’ V6 Named to 2009 Best Engines List

Lexus IS 350 Engine

The Lexus IS 350’s V6 engine has once again been selected to the Ward’s Auto 10 Best Engines award:

Toyota Motor Corp. scores its fourth consecutive 10 Best Engines win with its Lexus 3.5L DOHC V-6, a brilliant design that employs a unique, combination direct- and port-injection fueling system that helps generate 306 hp and 277 lb.-ft. (376 Nm) of torque

Audi’s 2.0L turbo-4 also scored a fouth consectutive win, but every other engine was making their first appearance on the list, including Hyundai’s new Genesis V6 V8 engine and BMW’s new inline-6 turbodiesel.

[Source: Ward’s]