Lexus recently has revealed detailed pricing on its new BMW 3 Series and also Cadillac ATS rival, along with the 1st sample of the car to come in dealership across the America this summer. This model will not be presented in North America, in which customers will have an option of two regular V6 petrol powertrains, both joined to a standard six-speed automatic transmission that will be driving either the rear – or all of the 4-wheels, with the exception for the IS 350 RWD, which features an 8-speed auto.
And the prices (it excludes a $950 delivery fee) will start from $35,950 intended for the IS 250 together with RWD and $38,485 together with AWD. Meanwhile, the nice IS 350 starts at $39,465 together with RWD and $41,700 together with AWD.
The starting price intended for the latest 2014MY IS 250, which now sports a 2.5-liter V6 that is able to deliver 204hp and 185 lb.-ft. of torque, is $885 higher than the base of the year 2013 IS250 it substitutes. In contrast, the base price intended for the new 2014 MY IS350 that is inspired by a 306HP-strong 3.5-liter V6 is 2.1% or $855 lower than the model it substitutes.
Meanwhile, the standard features across the range contain the HID headlamps, LED daytime running lights, paddle shifters, Drive Mode Select, a dual zone climate control system, Display Audio, a next-generation Remote Touch Interface, a color 4.2 inch TFT multi-information display and also the 10 airbags. Based on the Lexus’s information, the latest IS provides more than $1,400 worth of the extras equipment over the preceding model.
If you want more, Lexus provides us with three great packages, dubbed as the Premium, the Luxury and the F SPORT. The Premium kit contains the LED headlamps and heated and ventilated front seats. Meanwhile, the Luxury has some additions of a leather-trimmed interior, electro-chromic exterior mirrors along with reverse tilt, wood trim, driver seat memory, rain-sensing wipers, a power tilt or telescopic steering wheel, the center stack knee pads and also the Blind Spot Monitor together with Rear Cross Traffic Alert.
The F Sport package enhances the looks of this car with the appearance of the LED headlamps, and unusual but great bumpers, grille and also 18-inch wheels on the outside, as well as the front sport seats and also an LFA-motivated tachometer intended for the instrument panel, inside. And the more aggressive sport-tuned suspension and also the standard Adaptive Variable Suspension (AVS) together with a Sport S+ drive mode make up for the upgrades intended for the F Sport package that for the very first time is obtainable with the All-Wheel-Drive versions of the IS.