1997 Lexus GS Commercial: Something Wicked This Way Comes

To introduce the second generation GS, Lexus played up a sinister theme to match what was then “the world’s fastest automatic sedan”:

After the modest success of the first GS, the second generation was a massive hit right from the start, with over 30,000 first year sales and a strong reception from the automotive press (including the 1998 Motor Trend Import Car of the Year award). The 2GS was a constant in the lineup for eight years, and built one of Lexus’ strongest enthusiast groups along the way. An exceptional car.