The sedan segment is flooded with a plethora of cars from the automakers those are locking horns with high-end features. But there is one specific vehicle that has always been a limelight and 2018 Lexus IS 350 is no exception.
Massive interior space, option for both all-wheel drive and rear-wheel drive, premium interior materials and a classy look – Lexus IS 350 2018 has almost everything possible that can be available $41,000. Check out specifications that keep this car ahead of other contenders and makes it such a popular choice among all the people.
2018 Lexus IS 350: Styling
The look of the new 2018 Lexus IS 350 will continue in the same form as this model has got revised front and rear fascia for the 2017 model year. Expressive and angular body lines will get attention but the first to notice will be the large spindle grille which returned in the new version for the 2017 model. The LED headlights will be accentuated with the LED strip of daytime running lights which sit bellow them. Large air intakes in the front bumper will also add to model’s aggressive front fascia.
Available on this model will be an F Sport package which brings continuously variable dampers, 18-inch alloy wheels but also adds unique exterior and cabin accents.
Cabin and Features:
Inside will be good quality seats with lumbar support. Heating and leather come as an option with memory function and wood trim in the Luxury package. Back-row seating is spacious and provides lots of legroom to the traveler.
The model will include standard features like the keyless entry and ignition, a sunroof, premium upholstery, dual-zone climate control, 10-speaker sound system, etc. The Mark Levinson premium sound system will be available as an option.
For the safety of passengers, the model will get an array of standard advanced systems. It will include adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning with automatic emergency braking, and lane departure warning. The blind-spot monitoring will aslo be on the offer but as the option.
2018 Lexus IS 350: Powertrain, MPG
With a power capacity of 306 HP and a torque range of nearly 277 lb-ft @4500 rpm, 2018 Lexus IS 350 is a class apart. This powerful engine takes the Lexus IS 350 to a maximum speed of 143 mph. On the other hand, the acceleration from 0 to 60 mph happens in a matter of nearly 5.6 seconds. Compression ratio is 10.0:1 in this engine that makes the car able to accelerate at a faster rate than its competitors.
The rumor has that 2018 Lexus IS 350 is able to cover a distance of 19 miles with 1 gallon of fuel within the city. In the highway condition, the car is expected to provide 28 mpg. Information on CO2 emissions is not available yet.
The model will come with a six- or eight-speed auto transmission and with the rear- or all-wheel drive.
2018 Lexus IS 350: Availability, Price
The new 2018 Lexus IS 350 will be starting at around $41, 500. It should be available by the end of this year.