IS 300 / SportCross Archive (2001 – 2005)

Key Features:

  • IS300 marks introduction of new 211bhp straight-six engine in the Lexus IS saloon
  • SportCross liftback adds new crossover body style to the IS line-up, powered by the same 3.0-litre engine
  • Five-speed automatic transmission as standard
  • Both models on sale in the UK from 2001 to 2005

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24 August 2016

Seven-figure success for the Lexus IS

Worldwide sales of the Lexus IS range pass one million.

24 September 2001

Lexus IS300 And SportCross – Redefining Compact Luxury Saloons

From its launch at the beginning of 1999, the Lexus IS200 successfully challenged the best compact saloons in Europe, to create a new standard in one of the most competitive market places in the industry.

9 August 2001

Lexus Announces Pricing Of The Much-Awaited IS300 And Enhanced Specification For IS200

Lexus (GB) is pleased to announce highly competitive pricing on the much-awaited IS300 saloon and SportCross.

19 February 2001

Lexus Shows Three New Cars At Geneva Motor Show

At the Geneva Motor Show, from 27 February to 11 March, Lexus will show three additions to its range: the IS300 saloon, the IS300 SportCross and the SC430.

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