Newsroom Lexus Europe (hybrid)
2017
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May
2017
Production starts today (May 22) of LC luxury coupe models for the European market Exclusive new LC assembly line established at Lexus’ Motomachi plant – formerly home to production of the LFA supercar Manufacturing environment designed...
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May
2017
MONDAY 22 MAY, 2017: Today, Lexus and Mark Ronson unveil a short film collaboration through which music and car fans alike get the chance to take the LC driving experience to the next level by scoring their own track to the drive, using exclusive mus...
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April
2017
Today, Lexus announced a creative collaboration with multi-award winning music producer Mark Ronson to launch the new LC. The new vehicle is the Lexus flagship coupe marking a new era for the luxury brand with the campaign, aptly named ‘Make Your Mar...
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07
March
2017
The Geneva Motor Show hosts the world debut of the new Lexus LS 500h, the full hybrid version of Lexus’ new flagship sedan. The model, revealed soon after the premiere appearance of the twin-turbo petrol V6-powered LS 500 at the 2017 North America...
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February
2017
Lexus’ Multi Stage Hybrid System to feature in the powertrain of the new LS 500h flagship sedan, which makes its world debut at the Geneva Motor Show High-performance hybrid system brings new level of driving pleasure, greater acceleration a...
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2016
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October
2016
On October 11th, 2016, St Petersburg’s Manege Central Exhibition Hall hosted the opening of the Lexus Hybrid Art exhibition, developed with artist Douglas Coupland and curator Marcelo Dantas, under the theme of ‘ANTICIPATION. Assembling the Future’. ...
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29
September
2016
Dr Johan Van Zyl, President and Chief Executive Officer of European Operations Good afternoon! Lexus is – again – coming with great news to the Paris Motor Show, and I’m extremely happy to stand in front of you today! If we look back over th...
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29
September
2016
Third Lexus Sport edition joins CT and IS Sport models Bespoke design features to underline the sporting character of the NX NX Sport edition to be launched in Europe from October 2016 Following the success of the Lexus CT and IS Sport editi...
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01
September
2016
Brussels, Belgium - Lexus has unveiled a dramatic race car based on a modified version of the all-new LC 500. Testing of the race car is expected to start in September 2016 with the new coupe making its race debut in Japan's Super GT series during...
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August
2016
Lexus LC 500 luxury coupe to appear at the Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille on Sunday, September 4, accompanied by a model dressed by leading fashion designer Jørgen Simonsen. The LC also to be exhibited at the Paris motor show from Septemb...
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25
August
2016
Global sales of Lexus’ compact sports sedan break through one million mark since original model launch in 1999 First Lexus model designed specifically to appeal to European customers Europe is a key market for IS, accounting for almost 20 per cen...
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25
July
2016
Brand best-rated best for vehicle reliability Lexus has no peers when it comes to reliability, being the only manufacturer accorded a top five-star rating in the 2016 Which? Car Survey. The survey results were calculated from the real-world own...
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July
2016
Lexus LC to participate in the Concours d’Elegance at the Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille event on September 4th LC to be displayed at the ‘Mondial de l’Automobile’ in Paris from September 29th Brussels, Belgium - Following its appear...
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22
June
2016
New short film uses ground-breaking projection mapping techniques to preview the new Lexus LC 500 Car is depicted in motion against a “moving” backdrop, created using images projected in real time against a mountainside in Spain’s Sierra Nevada N...
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03
June
2016
New luxury coupe leads Lexus line-up on display and in action on the hill climb Brussels, Belgium - Goodwood Festival of Speed to host the official UK debut of the Lexus LC Luxury coupe to be driven on the famous hill climb course by interna...
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30
May
2016
The new Lexus LC luxury coupe made a high-profile debut in Germany last weekend at one of the country’s premier motoring event, the annual Nürburgring 24-hour race. Brussels, Belgium - The pre-race Prologue proved an ideal arena for Lexus to prese...
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27
May
2016
Autocar ‘Used Car of the Year’ Award goes to Lexus IS Lexus dominates Auto Express ‘Most Reliable Used Car’ List Brussels, Belgium - The annual AUTOCAR AWARDS recognise some of the industry’s most significant cars and characters. Lexus is ple...
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19
May
2016
We have only just finished and been impressed by the Lexus Visionary Experience in Madrid and already the next event of the #LCOnTour has taken place. Last night the Lexus LC was the hero at the Creating Amazing event in downtown Amsterdam, where sel...
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May
2016
Interview 4: Chief Designer, Tadao Mori, and Chief Engineer, Koji Sato, explain how the Japanese traditions of fine quality finishing give the new LC coupe an added dimension of luxury and attention to detail. Brussels, Belgium - Lexus Europe: The...
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05
May
2016
Following the enthusiastic reception of the new Lexus luxury coupe, the LC, at Detroit and Geneva Motor Shows earlier this year, the car will travel for the next six months around Europe to be shown in the flesh to car enthusiasts and potential custo...
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April
2016
Interview 3 (out of 4): Lexus LC Chief Engineer, Koji Sato, and Chief Designer, Tadao Mori, reveal how Lexus has built on experience gained with the LFA V10 supercar to secure exceptional dynamic performance in the LC 500 and LC 500h. Lexus Europe...
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April
2016
…and number two, four, nine and 10 Third generation RX luxury SUV named the UK’s most reliable car, ahead of the current IS sedan Lexus GS placed fourth, with NX and CT rounding off the top 10-rated models Clean sweep in survey’s top three for...
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April
2016
In the second of a series of interview features, Chief Engineer, Koji Sato, explains the breakthrough development of Lexus’ full hybrid technology for the new luxury coupe Lexus Europe: The LC 500h coupe has drawn great praise for its remarkable s...
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12
April
2016
Lexus today announced it has sold over 1 million hybrid vehicles since the world’s first hybrid luxury car, the RX 400h, went on sale in April 2005. To commemorate this milestone, the 1 millionth Lexus hybrid vehicle, a NX 300h was handed over in Mil...
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08
April
2016
Lexus Europe sold more than 18,000 vehicles in the first quarter of 2016; best-ever quarterly result, marking a 16% increase vs. Q1 2015 Sales strongly supported by rejuvenated SUV line-up; boost for newly launched RX and LX as well as continued m...
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06
April
2016
First interview of a series with LC Chief Engineer, Koji Sato, and Chief Designer, Tadao Mori. Brussels, Belgium - We recently met with the Lexus Designer, Tadao Mori, and Chief Engineer, Koji Sato, to talk about their latest project, the all-new ...
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March
2016
The all-new Lexus LC 500 and its hybrid counterpart will be featured among 21 Lexus models at the 2016 New York International Auto Show, running March 25 to April 3 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. Brussels, Belgium - The all...
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March
2016
LEXUS LIFTS THE CURTAIN ON METICULOUSLY CRAFTED EXPERIENCE TO CELEBRATE BOLDLY DESIGNED NEW LEXUS RX Brussels, Belgium - MARCH 10 2016 00.01 CET; Today Lexus Europe unveils a new 360-degree video, giving viewers the chance to step inside an immers...
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01
March
2016
Lexus Press Conference March 1, 2016 Alain Uyttenhoven, Head of Lexus Europe Good morning and welcome to Lexus! Let me start today’s press conference with this figure: One million! Indeed, Lexus will deliver this month its 1 millionth ...
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February
2016
WORLD PREMIERE OF THE ALL NEW LEXUS LC 500h FEATURES NEXT-GENERATION LEXUS MULTI STAGE HYBRID SYSTEM AND AN ALL NEW PLATFORM Dynamic luxury - a more elegant, evocative, and fluid interpretation of Lexus’ L-finesse design philosophy Brand New Mu...
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