Lexus Announces IS 200t with 2.0L Turbo Engine

Lexus IS 200t Announcement

Lexus Europe has announced the long rumored IS 200t sports sedan will be available starting in September of this year.

Powered by a new 2.0-litre petrol turbo engine with D-4ST fuel injection and the eight-speed transmission from the RC F, the IS 200t sports sedan delivers 245 hp (180kW) with 258 lb. ft. of torque (350 Nm):

The IS is the third model to receive the 200t option, following the NX and the recently announced fourth generation RX. For more details about the new model, Lexus Europe has enough information to fill a book.