Lexus News and Features – 15 August 2016

15 August 2016

The latest from the UK and overseas

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All around the world
Lexus International has reported on the brand’s worldwide performance during the first six months of 2016, detailing sales, brand activities, new model introductions and the opening of a new factory. Read more here.

Next stop New York
Intersect by Lexus, a creative centre for fashion, art, food, music and design, will open its third venue in New York next year, following the launch of outlets in Dubai and Tokyo. Read more here.

Lexus tops the Which? list
Lexus is the only manufacturer to seal a top five-star rating in this year’s Which? Car Survey. The study’s results are drawn from the opinions and experiences of almost 60,000 British motorists. Read more here.

Euro sales record
Lexus has posted new record half-year sales results in Europe, with figures up 16 per cent on last year. Read more here.

Top for tyre safety
TyreSafe, one of the UK’s leading road safety organisation, has named Lexus as its manufacturer of the year. The award acknowledges the company’s promotion of safety through social media and innovative ideas such as the ice wheels project. Read more here.

From the blog: perfecting paintwork quality
The RC F coupe is one of the first Lexus models to display the deep and lustrous results of a new multi-layered paint process. Combing advanced technology with a craftsmanship approach to quality has produced exceptional results. Read more here.

Images and video resources
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Media website updates
No updates this week.

Lexus social media channels
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Lexus News and Features – 15 August 2016


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