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Lexus RC F Gets Five-Star Review from The Sunday Times

Giles Smith of The Sunday Times has given the Lexus RC F a full five-star review: The new Lexus RC F is expensive, cumbersome, blazingly immodest, fundamentally impractical, comes fitted with an unnecessarily large and uneconomical engine and is altogether, in a naggingly high number of ways, boilingly inappropriate. I can’t think of many cars …
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Lexus IS Named Best Executive Car in Scottish Car of th...

The Lexus IS has been named Executive Car of the Year in the Scottish Car of the Year Awards: Alasdair Suttie, [Association of Scottish Motoring Writers] President, said: “In a marketplace dominated by German offerings, the Lexus IS delivers a unique take on the compact luxury theme. It feels fresh and different to the more …
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Lexus Named Top Overall Brand in 2014 What Car? J.D. Po...

Lexus & Jaguar have tied for the top ranked brand in the 2014 What Car?/J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction Survey, an annual study of British automotive consumers. The survey looks at overall vehicle satisfaction, and is based on four key areas: vehicle appeal, vehicle quality and reliability, ownership costs and dealer service satisfaction. 15,000 vehicle owners …
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Lexus RC F Chief Engineer on the Decision to Stick with...

The Lexus UK blog has a technical interview with RC F chief engineer Yukihiko Yaguchi regarding the decision to stick with a naturally aspirated V8 engine when competitors are moving to turbochargers: Damion Smy: Why a V8 powerplant when BMW, for instance, has decided to fit a turbocharged six-cylinder? Yukihiko Yaguchi: First of all, the V8 …