LS 500; Better than Flying First Class

Bold and aggressive grille of the LS 500

The LS 500 was redesigned for 2018 with an upgraded interior and new sweeping body lines. Returning for the new model year is the LS 500h, an effective hybrid that improves economy and earns an Ultra-Low Emission Vehicle rating.  Reconfigured to complete with the European high end cars the new Lexus LS 500 and LS 500h blend luxury and technology … Read More

Lexus ES 300h Mid-size Luxury

Bold Grill of ES 300h

Few car makers live up to their image as consistently as Lexus and they continue to maintain their high standard with the 2018 ES 300h. Unchanged from last year the ES 300h remains one of the quietest, smoothest riding and most comfortable mid-size sedans on the market. Our ES 300h test car was the Hybrid, as designated by the h … Read More

Lexus LX 570, Luxury from Hunting Ranch to Opera House

LX 570 driving in sand

Utility vehicles have become the fastest growing segment of the auto industry expanding from a niche market to an all encompassing trend. From tiny sub-compact utilities through the compact, mid and full-sized models every auto maker is flooding their lines with SUV’s. Nowhere is the influence of this modern trend seen more clearly than in the high end luxury models … Read More

Something for Everyone, DFW Auto Show

New RAM Lone Star Sport

Whether you sip champagne for breakfast or are managing on a beer budget there was a transportation answer at the DFW Auto Show. Under the roof of the Kay Baily Hutchinson Convention center three hundred and fifty thousand dollar Bentleys rubbed elbows with sixteen thousand dollar KIA’s. No matter which end of the price spectrum you fit the theme seemed … Read More

2017 Lexus GS F, Performance and Comfort

GS F side view

The 2017 Lexus GS F is an example of what it is possible to do with a personal luxury car. The GS F combines style, comfort and performance in a well balanced package that is almost flawless. After 300 miles of urban and rural driving on both twisty turns and stop and go traffic the car continued to impress with … Read More

2017 Lexus RC 350 F Sport, Personal Performance Luxury Car

Silver Lexus RC 350

The 2017 RC 350 is basically unchanged from last year, maintaining the boldly aggressive grille design and sharp exterior lines that set it apart from others in the class. Those who love Lexus will find the ride comfort and luxurious feel  for which the badge is famous. Those looking for a high performance car may be a bit disappointed. Even … Read More

2017 Lexus ES 300h Luxury Sedan

Lexus black leather interior

2017 Lexus ES300h (audio file at end of review) If you spend a lot of time in your car and want one that won’t wear you out with the performance oriented driving experience so common in today’s mid-size luxury sedans the Lexus ES may be what you need. The Lexus ES 300h series is almost the perfect car if you … Read More

Lexus NX 300h

2016 Lexus NX 300h image

The 2016 Lexus NX 300h provides the entry point for compact luxury CUV’s from Lexus. Offering distinctive Lexus styling, comfort and dependability. The NX 300h also brings hybrid fuel economy. After a week long, 600 mile check drive our test car averaged 33 miles per gallon. That is dead on the number claimed by Lexus for combined performance. To achieve … Read More

Lexus IS 250

2015 Lexus IS 250

2015 Lexus IS 250 The 2015 Lexus IS 250 is the companies offering for an entry level performance sedan. If you are looking for a tarmac terror, a road ripping sports car, skip this review and go to the IS 350F. At 206 horsepower the IS 250 is, by today’s standards, a bit underpowered. However, the 2.5 V6 power plant … Read More

2015 Lexus RX 350

Lexus RX 350

2015 Lexus RX 350 The Lexus RX 350 5 door SUV offers a combination of comfort and luxury for those seeking a 5 passenger utility vehicle and does it with style. Our test RX came with the premium and comfort packages included giving us a test car two steps down from the top of the line. The RX 350 is … Read More