Lexus is the luxury vehicle division of Japanese automaker Toyota that will be celebrating its 30th anniversary next year. There are popular theories that the name of the brand was coined from the expression Luxury exported to the US, since back in the day, these premium models were solely produced for the North American market. Today, though Lexus is a multinational phenomenon with sales in more than 70 countries. For the 2019 model year we will be seeing even more luxury SUVs, sedans and performance coupes from this manufacturer; some consumers will call them overpriced Toyotas, while others will praise them for unmatched comfort, priceless looks and superior tech. Who’s right and who’s wrong? Lets watch and find out!
0:52 #1 2019 Lexus UX
Lexus is no longer missing a subcompact crossover in its lineup, it has been filled in by the UX model that will arrive in December 2018.
2:03 #2 2019 Lexus ES
Lexus ES is the executive sedan that in 2019 receives significant updates, that include moving to the GA-K platform, more tech on the inside and reworked powertrains, including a hybrid one.
3:18 #3 2019 Lexus RC
2019 Lexus RC is an executive class coupe that gets a refreshed exterior, improved connectivity, and optimized engine performance.
4:28 #4 2019 Lexus RX L
2019 Lexus RX L is a luxury 7-seater version of the RX crossover that has 4.4-inch longer body, slightly elevated roof, and three rows of seats.
5:38 #5 2019 Lexus LC 500 Yellow Edition
For the 2019 model year Lexus performance coupe LC500 comes in two variants: powered by a mighty 5.0L V8, or a more efficient Lexus multistage hybrid system. The latest addition to the LC range is the new Yellow edition that was presented at the 2018 Paris Autoshow.
6:55 #6 2019 Lexus LF-1 Limitless
At the moment the undisputed flagship of Lexus models is the mighty LX570, however this is about to change. The LF-1 Limitless concept clearly states it in every press release, that it will become the new leader of the luxury Japanese brand
8:08 #7 2019 Lexus GS F & RC F 10th Anniversary Edition
2019 Lexus GS F & RC F 10th Anniversary Edition are special edition high performance sedan and coupe that will be produced in limited quantity of 100 and 240 vehicles respectively.
9:12 #8 2019 Lexus LX570
When talking about Lexus, we couldn’t but mention the current leader of the lineup, behemoth of an SUV LX570. This model is based on the long running Toyota Land Cruiser, making it rather capable off road, though owners of this ultimate luxury machine rarely venture to the unpaved territories.