Lexus News and Features – 14 October 2015

14 October 2015

The latest from the UK and overseas

Click the “read more” links to access the full stories and pictures.

GS F media materials now available
The new GS F full press pack, images and video footage are now available on the Lexus media website. Read and download more here.

Lexus crafted in cardboard
Inspired by origami and skills of its Japanese takumi craftsmen and women, Lexus commissioned a replica IS made entirely of cardboard. The driveable model proved a sensation at the Grand Designs Live show. Read more here and here.

UK specifications and prices for new RC
Lexus has confirmed equipment specifications and pricing for the new RC  and customers can place their orders now. The range includes the full hybrid RC 300h and the turbo petrol-powered RC 200t. Read more here.

Lexus GS adapted for automated driving
Toyota is using a specially adapted GS saloon to road test its automated driving technology. The car has been running on Tokyo’s Shuto Expressway in a trial of the Highway Teammate concept, in preparation for market-ready systems being available as soon as 2020. Read more here.

New RX design focus and UK range
The chief designer responsible for the all-new Lexus RX has talked about the inspiration for the car’s styling, in particular the desire to create a more “seductive” look. Read more here. The full UK line-up and prices for the new SUV have also been announced. Read more here.

Lexus expands the IS and CT ranges
The IS 200t has arrived and a new Sport grade has been added to both the IS and CT 200h line-ups. Read more here.

From our blog – compact quality
The Lexus blog has been looking at products that share the same concept of compact quality as the CT 200h – everything from modular homes to coffee machines – in a series of features. Read more here.

Images and video resources
Visit the Images section of our media website,, 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.

Media website updates
New GS F press pack, images and video footage, available here.

Lexus social media channels

You can find much more Lexus content at: –
Official media website
Official Lexus UK blog
Official Lexus UK Twitter @officiallexusuk
Official Lexus UK Facebook page
Official Lexus UK YouTube channel

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Lexus News and Features – 14 October 2015


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