LEXUS NEWS AND FEATURES – 10 NOVEMBER 2017
The latest from the UK and overseas
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New NX launched
The Lexus NX luxury crossover has undergone its first revisions since its launch in autumn 2014. The new model, on sale now, has new exterior styling, retuned suspension for improved dynamic performance and changes to its equipment grades. Lexus Safety System+ active safety and driver assistance features are now provided as standard on all versions
A new NX press kit, images and video footage are available to view and download on the Lexus UK media website. Read more here.
CT 200h media assets
Full media assets for the recently launched CT 200h luxury hatchback are now available on the Lexus media website, including press information and images. Read more here.
The wilder side of Lexus
Hot, customised versions of the forthcoming new Lexus LS flagship saloon and the LC coupe were scene-stealers at this year’s SEMA event in Las Vegas, the world’s largest aftermarket show. Highlights included a new LC 500 Inspiration Series, themed on the Black Panther comic character King T’Challa and special version of the LS and LC created by Gordon Ting and Beyond Marketing. Read more here.
Lexus No1 for reliability
Lexus makes Britain’s most reliable cars, according to a new national survey that found fewer faults with its models than for any other manufacturer. Its excellent results in the research by What Car? included no reports of any problems at all from owners of the CT 200h hatch in the past year. Read more here.
New LS+ Concept points to future automated driving technologies
Lexus presented a new LS+ Concept at the Tokyo Motor Show, a vehicle study based on its forthcoming all-new flagship model that showcases new automated driving technologies, harnessing the power of Artificial Intelligence. Some of its systems could be on road-going Lexus models by the early 2020s. Read more here.
Best of the blog: defining a new blue
Lexus has created a new shade of blue for the LC coupe, using advanced pigment technology to achieve the kind of brilliance that’s usually only seen in the wings of an exotic butterfly. The Lexus blog has discovered more about the intensive research process that eventually delivered the exclusive new Structural Blue finish. Read more here.
Images and video resources
Visit the Images section of our media website, media.lexus.co.uk, for a comprehensive collection of current model shots, concepts and news pictures for easy download for editorial use. For film footage, click on the Videos tab to access the library and to view and download material.
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