2013 Lexus ES Blind Spot Monitor Demonstration

The Blind Spot Monitor introduced with the fourth-generation Lexus GS will also be available in the new ES — here’s a video demonstration of the system in action:

From personal experience, the BSM system really improves the highway driving experience, making it easy to switch lanes with confidence — the only problem with these advanced driving-assistance technologies is remembering to check for cars the old-fashioned way as well.