The Lexus NX300h Is Going To Be A Small, Pointy Crossover Hybrid

Ahead of its debut this month at the Beijing Auto Show, more photos of the production 2015 Lexus NX compact crossover have ended up on the Internet. And we have answers on two fronts: yes, there will be a hybrid version and it's almost as pointy as the LF-NX concept from last year. » 4/10/14 1:30pm 4/10/14 1:30pm

The Old Lexus ES300 Was Obviously A "Sports" Sedan

I know what you're thinking. Wasn't the Lexus ES300 that Toyota Camry with leather that old people and maybe your mom liked to drive? The answer to that is "no." Well, it's also "yes," but if you really looked closely, you'd see nothing but the sportiest sportster of sports sedans. » 3/29/14 9:04am 3/29/14 9:04am

My Day at Road Atlanta.

As you may know. Last year I won the Jalopnik and Blipshift T-Shirt contest thanks to my "Smoking Permitted" design and the grand prize was a one day, High Performance, Skip Barber Racing School. I Registered for the course at Road Atlanta on March 18th, and hit the road! » 3/23/14 4:45pm 3/23/14 4:45pm

Lexus Salesmen Are Begging Lexus To Make A Luxury Van

The obsession with vans is real. Everybody wants a piece of the action because everyone knows that no matter how good or bad the economy is, there will always be a need for people and things to be moved around. Could Lexus be tossing its hat in the ring? » 3/12/14 2:00pm 3/12/14 2:00pm

Cadillac ATS vs Lexus IS350 F-Sport. Fighting back

So you're after a new premium mid-size saloon. You want a bit of poke, a good amount of style without being too flashy, and it has to be comfortable as well as feature a performance element. Basically, you want everything. Where do you go? Traditionally, you'd head straight to Germany and check out a BMW 3 Series, an… » 3/10/14 1:53pm 3/10/14 1:53pm

Stop With The Numbers, Just Give It A Turbo Badge

I don't know about you, but I'm out of explanations when someone asks what the numbers mean on the back of a car. It used to be very simple to explain that a C280 was a C-class Mercedes with a 2.8-liter engine, and that was the end of the story. But with engine downsizing and the egos of their customers in mind, luxury … » 6/23/13 3:00pm 6/23/13 3:00pm

Lexus IS 300. Built for Business. Dubai, UAE

Forget for a moment all the fuss being made about the Toyobaru FRSGT86BRZ as we travel back in time to the late 1990s when Toyota made a genuinely awesome car then failed to capitalize on its awesomeness. The car in question was the XE10 and it is an underrated gem in the Toyota back catalogue. » 6/20/13 8:01am 6/20/13 8:01am