Auto Express Drives the Next-Generation Lexus IS 300h

2013 Lexus IS 300h

Auto Express has driven the next-generation Lexus IS 300h, and called the new hybrid powertrain “quiet and smooth”, with “impeccable refinement”.

(The reviewer also mentions the Active Sound Control system, which “sounds as though you’re being followed by a motorbike.”)

Read the Auto Express Lexus IS 300h preview


  1. What's odd is that AutoExpress has the 0-60 as 8.5 seconds yet Autocar quoted 6.9!