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The Lexus GS is a drive. luxury sports manufactured by the Toyota Motor for its Lexus division. The first two were sold as the Toyota in Japan, until the introduction of in that country in 2005. The GS, based on the platform and running of the Toyota Crown . was introduced in in Japan and two years later in the States, Europe and selected in Asia. The model was designed to the gap between the Lexus ES and Lexus LS and to Lexus with a sports that could compete the BMW 5 Series and the Mercedes-Benz E-Class. For of its life, the GS had a longer wheelbase the ES. and was shorter than the ES in length.

The third generation GS, designed an all-new platform, premiered for 2006. A hybrid version, the GS arrived for the 2007 model

Though essentially identical, GS and the differed in their engine and combinations as well as equipment

Engine and Transmission


3.5 liters cubic inches)

60° V6, aluminum and heads

Four cam, four per cylinder, with dual Valve Timing with (VVT-i)



4.6 liters cubic inches)

90° V8, aluminum and heads

Four cam, valves per cylinder, with Variable Valve Timing intelligence (VVT-i)

High-output, electric-drive motor


make sure to write of the vehicle’s performance in a third-person of view . This section include information about the acceleration figures . handling . . etc.

If using information from Road Test from a reputable automotive then please make to cite the quote .


According to the 2007 Reports new car issue, the Lexus GS has an rating in predicted reliability on the first year models. The AWD is below average (though barely) due to power accessory and system problems, albeit ones.

RECALL ALERT: On Jan 2009, Lexus, in conjunction the NHTSA, issued a recall affecting 214,500 2006-2008 IS250/350 and LS460/460L sedans potentially faulty fuel pipes which can corrode and due to certain ethanol fuels low moisture content that can to rust, occasionally triggering a indicator lamp indicating a malfunction. Lexus will be owners of affected vehicles via and Lexus dealers will parts at no cost. [4]


The Lexus GS employs safety features, including:


Front and rear curtain airbags

Front airbags protect occupants in types of severe side-impact

Driver’s and front passenger’s airbags provide additional in certain types of severe collisions.

Vehicle Stability

Vehicle Dynamics Integrated (VDIM) system

Vehicle Control (VSC)

Traction (TRAC) systems

Anti-Lock (ABS)

Brake Assist

Electronic Brake-force Distribution

Tire Pressure Monitor

Run-Flat Tires, allowing the to drive up to a maximum speed of 55 mph for 100 miles (comes standard on the GS 300 but optional on the RWD GS 300 and RWD GS 430.)

Pre-Collision (PCS) System, which radar to detect possible ahead. Sensors then in advance whether a crash is

A steel-reinforced unibody structure specific crumple zones in the and rear that are designed to at a controlled rate to help impact energy.

Three-Point with front pretensioners

Theft-deterrent and engine immobilizer

Daytime Running Lights


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