Toyota Plans To Recall 270,000 Cars Over Defective Engines

Toyota plans to recall approximately 270,000 Lexus and Toyota models over engines that could stall due to defective valve springs. Soon-to-be recalled models include the Lexus GS and LS, and Toyota Crown. [WSJ] » 7/01/10 10:00am 7/01/10 10:00am

Lexus GS 450h Gets Tweaked For 2010

The 2010 Lexus GS 450h has been updated with the grille from the HS 250h and a new audio and navigation system. Don't worry, we'd forgotten the GS exists too. [LeftLaneNews] » 9/02/09 12:30pm 9/02/09 12:30pm

Exploding Hybrid Lexus SUV Attacks Memphis Doctor

Doctor Trent Pierce was near his Lexus RX Hybrid when it suddenly exploded. He's now in critical condition. Initial reports suggested no foul play. What could cause a hybrid powertrain to explode? A bomb! » 2/04/09 12:46pm 2/04/09 12:46pm

2010 Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h Push Bland to New Heights

Lexus unleashed its 2010 RX 350 » 11/19/08 7:30pm 11/19/08 7:30pm and to a deafening roar of yawns produced by disaffected onlookers at today's . Toyota managed to take a boring but tidy SUV and crank the snooze . The redeeming quality lies in the drivetrains of these suburban shuttles - 275 HP and 295 HP, respectively. The RX 350's 3.5 liter is…

Lexus HS250h: New Hybrid-Only Lexus Sedan

Back in August » 11/14/08 8:00am 11/14/08 8:00am we told you Lexus plans to unveil a new hybrid-only model at the in January at the same time as the reveal of the new third-generation . Now, a newly published rendering from Japanese buff book may give us some clues of what to expect from a car they claim will be badged as the Lexus HS250h. We'll let

Prius Based Lexus Wagon In The Works?

Seems the chairman of the #1 best automaker from the land of the rising sun, Ken Watanabe, liked our Maximum Wagon Day so much, he's creating a Lexus wagon from a next gen Prius. The amicable blokes over at the Trend which has to do with Motors are reporting Toyota will be bringing two dedicated hybrids to the 2009… » 2/26/08 2:00pm 2/26/08 2:00pm