Newsroom Lexus Europe

2020
12
February
2020
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Conventional door mirrors replaced with compact, high-resolution digital cameras relaying real-time images to monitors inside the vehicle Protected against rain, snow and dirt to ensure optimum images in all driving conditions Safety enhanced wit...
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05
February
2020
| 14:00 Europe/Amsterdam
First European public appearance of the Lexus LF-30 Electrified concept, a vision of Lexus future electrification European debut of the UX 300e, Lexus’ first battery electric vehicle and first model to be launched under the ‘Lexus Electrified’ ban...
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03
February
2020
| 05:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Global sales for January–December 2019 marked a new annual record high of 765,330 units (a 10% increase from the previous year). In addition to the well-received UX and redesigned ES, which were introduced in 2018, and the popular RX, which underwent...
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29
January
2020
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Today Lexus announced the six finalists for the 2020 Lexus Design Award, who will receive mentorship from renowned design leaders and funding of up to 3,000,000 yen (over $25,000 US) to create prototypes of their projects. The finalists represent the...
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24
January
2020
| 14:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Lexus USA commissioned a study of more than 3,200 Americans from Gen Z to Baby Boomers on what they consider ‘luxury’ Exceptional experiences and quality top the list of demands New must-haves include time for the occasional “digital detox”, a de...
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23
January
2020
| 10:07 Europe/Amsterdam
All the thrill of high-speed space exploration in Lexus’ new Zero Gravity concept design Karl Dujardin’s dream machine was the top pick from a series of lunar vehicle ideas from leading international designers and architects Design sketches devel...
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20
January
2020
| 15:34 Europe/Amsterdam
The world-famous lasting quality of Lexus cars has earned the company the 2020 What Car? Reliability Award in the UK. Its success is further, independent validation of the exceptional durability of the self-charging hybrid technology that now powers ...
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10
January
2020
| 14:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Lexus Europe* sold 87,206 vehicles in 2019, a new record Lexus is one of the fastest-growing automotive brands in the region, increasing its sales by 14% in 2019 In just six years, Lexus has more than doubled its European sales volume Self-charg...
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09
January
2020
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Lexus designers, engineers and master craftspeople have invested exceptional efforts in creating the Lexus RX, the original Lexus crossover. Not only it is the world’s bestselling luxury hybrid SUV and all-time best sold Lexus model, but also – it is...
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2019
19
December
2019
| 10:02 Europe/Amsterdam
We are constantly pursuing improvement – of ourselves, our processes, our products – to better our guests’ experiences. In our commitment to always finding ways of improving what we do, we have become architects of innovation, constantly exploring ne...
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18
December
2019
| 09:02 Europe/Amsterdam
Sales landmark reached in less than 20 years Lexus pioneered the luxury crossover market with the original RX model Lexus also introduced self-charging hybrid power to the luxury SUV market with the RX 400h of 2005 Hybrid now integral to Lexus’ ...
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16
December
2019
| 10:19 Europe/Amsterdam
Lexus LC will race in the 48th 24 Hours of Nürburgring Endurance Race, which will take place in Nürburgring, Germany from May 21 to 24, 2020. It will be the third participation for Lexus LC in the Nürburgring 24 Hours. The team will use what it ha...
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12
December
2019
| 10:04 Europe/Amsterdam
In 1983, Toyota president Eiji Toyoda challenged his company to build “a car that is better than the best in the world.” It was a remarkable ambition, and there were many in the automotive world ready to dismiss the idea as fantasy. After all, how co...
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05
December
2019
| 10:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Lexus uses the latest technology to design and build its cars, but people remain at the heart of everything we do. True to our proud status as a human-focused company, Lexus relies on the skills of its Takumi craftspeople to achieve the finest qua...
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02
December
2019
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Since Lexus arrived on the world stage in 1989, we have constantly developed our business. Having started with just two models sold exclusively in the USA, we have steadily expanded both our product range and our global reach. Even within a year f...
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28
November
2019
| 12:56 Europe/Amsterdam
It’s not so long ago that the safety provisions in cars – even those at the top end of the market – did little except provide protection when an accident had happened. Passive safety features, such as seatbelts, airbags and a strong body construction...
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22
November
2019
| 17:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Lexus’ all-hybrid fleet to chauffeur the fair’s VIP guests LC Convertible Concept to be featured in SUNSHOWER exhibition, Lexus’ first commissioned installation for Design Miami/ Art and Innovation talks with Whitewall Magazine to question global...
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22
November
2019
| 04:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The first EV from Lexus embodies the refined driving performance and NVH of the brand’s DNA Legendary Lexus reliability inherited from hybrid electrification technology heritage Featuring the distinctive design and high functionality of the origi...
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21
November
2019
| 12:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Ever since its daring, disruptive entry into the luxury car market in 1989, Lexus has repeatedly broken the convention with pioneering new ideas. Principal among these is its long-established leadership in the development of self-charging hybrid elec...
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20
November
2019
| 03:00 Europe/Amsterdam
A stunning design with the top up or down, featuring Lexus’ signature attention to detail Fusion of the Lexus driving signature ‘Exhilarating Performance’ with a convertible driving experience Thoughtful in-cabin experience reflecting Lexus’ “Hum...
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11
November
2019
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Lexus introduces its first battery electric vehicle at the Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition* on November 22. Specifically crafted to suit the needs of audiences in China and Europe, this further advances the brand’s desire to offer a ...
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07
November
2019
| 12:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Lexus is about luxury and amazing experiences, well beyond the world of cars. With a sense of adventure, it has applied the skills of its engineers, designers and craftspeople to a wide spectrum of challenges. Some have obvious real life applicati...
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05
November
2019
| 16:18 Europe/Amsterdam
The #6 Wako’s 4CR Lexus LC 500 of Kazuya Oshima and Kenta Yamashita emerged triumphant in a thrilling showdown to the 2019 Super GT Series at Twin Ring Motegi on Sunday Nov 3. Oshima and Yamashita went into the final race of the season at the top ...
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31
October
2019
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Popular tastes ebb and flow in all things. For everything from music and fashions to food and holiday destinations, interest and desirability will wane over time as people seek new ideas and experiences. Just the same trends affect the motor indus...
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24
October
2019
| 13:14 Europe/Amsterdam
Good morning. My name is Yoshihiro Sawa. I am the President of Lexus International. Welcome and thank you all for visiting the Lexus booth today at the Tokyo Motor Show. Thirty years have passed since Lexus was born in the United States. Since the...
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23
October
2019
| 04:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Lexus Electrified vision promises unmatched driver fulfillment and enjoyment of automobiles. ‘LF-30 Electrified’ new concept embodies the vision of Lexus’ electrification Futuristic exterior foreshadows the Lexus Electrified vehicles towards 2030...
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10
October
2019
| 06:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Lexus will premiere its BEV* concept at the 46th Tokyo Motor Show from October 23 through November 4, 2019.   Leveraging continued advances in technologies such as electrification and autonomous driving, the electrified concept offers a glimpse...
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07
October
2019
| 14:13 Europe/Amsterdam
The RX is one of the most significant models in Lexus’ 30-year history. The original RX, launched in 1998, was a unique proposition in its day: an SUV that was luxurious, comfortable and easy to drive, in particular in urban environments where conven...
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25
September
2019
| 18:47 Europe/Amsterdam
In its first participation, Lexus scores first place in ‘The Great Test of Car Dealers’, the largest survey of its kind in Poland Highest standards of customer service are rooted in Lexus’ philosophy since the brand’s inception The Great Test...
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24
September
2019
| 11:49 Europe/Amsterdam
Hideki Yoshimoto, Grand Prix-winner of the Lexus Design Award 2013, commends the competition as a fantastic opportunity for young creatives Yoshimoto has established the successful design studio Tangent and seen his winning lighting concept Inaho ...
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