[71][72][73][74] and Octagon Club in South Korea[75], International models went on sale in mid-2013. Takumi Fujiwara vs Keisuke Takahashi (Impromptu), Ryosuke Takahashi's Fastest Typing-theory, 2000 Silver Metallic Toyota Altezza RS200 Z Edition SXE10, https://initiald.fandom.com/wiki/Toyota_Altezza_RS200_Z_Edition_(SXE10)?oldid=26836, Orange (Arcade Stage 7 AAX & 8, Initial D.net exclusive), Wine Red (Arcade Stage 7 AAX & 8, Initial D.net exclusive), A Course (Nobuhiko Akiyama) (TRD, Toyota) - Wheels, Muffler, Rear Spoiler, Front Body Kit, Side Skirt, B Course (VOLK Racing, C-ONE) - Wheels, Muffler, Rear Spoiler, Front Body Kit, Side Skirt, Rear Body Kit, Hood, C Course (TOM'S) - Wheels, Muffler, Rear Spoiler, Front Body Kit, Side Skirt, Rear Body Kit, Stock (internal upgrades only) (in Special & Street Stage). Morrison, Mac.

The No. The Toyota Altezza RS200 was added to Extreme Stage through a free patch. The ads were based on real-time viewer social media submissions each Thursday and performed by New York's comedy troupes including Fun Young Guys, Magnet Theater Touring Company, MB's Dream and Stone Cold Fox. Early models include the IS 250, IS 250 AWD, IS 350 and the IS 300h. The design received critical acclaim at its 1998 launch and was awarded Japan's "Car of the Year" honor for 1998–1999. It also has weak acceleration, comparable to that of the Toyota Corolla GT-S, but has excellent pursuit durability. The AS300 Altezza Gita was the only Altezza with the 2JZ-GE engine; in export markets this engine was available in the sedan models as well as the Lexus IS300 Sedan. [11] The taillight style became so popular, that it influenced the development of clear-covered LED taillamps that only revealed their colour when illuminated. 2008 sales: C-Class 72,471, ES 64,135, CTS 57,029, TL 46,766, G35 44,969, A4 43,343, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 2007 North American International Auto Show, D-4 (IS250) or D-4S (IS350 and IS F) direct injection, "Lexus launches the all new IS 350, IS 350 F Sport models", "Affiliates (Toyota wholly-owned subsidiaries)-Toyota Motor East Japan, Inc", "Lexus Certified Pre-Owned – Model Library IS 300 5-Speed IS 300 E-Shift IS 300 SportCross 2002", "THE CAR COLUMN : High Thrills of the Lexus IS200", "Affiliates (Toyota wholly-owned subsidiaries)-Toyota Motor Kyushu, Inc", "Observations on TNGA: How will Toyota's plans to make better cars affect suppliers", "New Lexus Performance Vehicles to Make World Debut at 2007 North American International Auto Show", "Detroit Motor Show Lexus IS F puts pedal to the floor", "AUTO SHOWS: 2010 Lexus IS 250C and IS 350C Convertibles", "Lexus announces 'significant' updates for IS", "Lexus Debuts F Sport Performance Accessory Line at 2007 SEMA Show", "LEXUS > プレスリリース > LEXUS、IS350C/IS250Cを一部改良", "LEXUS > プレスリリース > LEXUS、LS、IS Fを一部改良 - あわせてIS Fに、運転する楽しさを極限まで追求した特別仕様車を設定 -", "Special Edition 2014 Lexus IS F Now Available in Japan", "Lexus IS – Features & Pricing – Safety & Security", "43.5–47.9 million Lexus IS 300 landing in China", "2021 Lexus IS teased ahead of June 9 reveal", https://global.toyota/en/newsroom/lexus/32665271.html, "Lexus LF-CC Concept is a tidy, welcome look into brand's future [w/video]", Lexus New Generation IS to Be Launched at Auto Shanghai 2013, "Lexus Premieres New Lexus 'IS' Sports Sedan at Detroit Auto Show", New Generation Lexus IS 250 and IS 250 F SPORT Debut at Auto Shanghai 2013, LEXUS雷克萨斯全新一代IS 250和IS 250 F SPORT上海车展正式上市, "2014 Lexus IS brings boldest design yet to entry-level luxury", "Next-gen Lexus IS design revealed to be swoopiest yet", "New Lexus 'IS' to Make World Premiere at Detroit Auto Show 2013", "Toyota Motor Sales Paces Ahead of the Industry in June", "LEXUS雷克萨斯全新一代豪华运动•型车IS 250和IS 250 F SPORT", "Lexus Launches New 'IS' Lineup in Japan", "Grille-ing Out: Lexus to Debut Refreshed IS Sedan in China", "2021 Lexus IS Gets Sporty Redesign, Handling Upgrades", "Lexus to race LF-CC in Japanese Super GT", "Lexus to Compete in 2014 Japanese Super GT Series with New Vehicle", "2014 Lexus IS Starts Production in Japan", "Lexus IS commercial made with Instagram photos", "NBCUniversal and Lexus Partner for First Ever Live, Real-Time Marketing Broadcast Commercials", "2014 Lexus IS Sport Sedan Designed to Deviate at 2013 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show", "Lexus Just Made a Sriracha Car, and No This Isn't an April Fool's Joke", "Lexus Virginia Festival of Speed race report", "Grand-Am arrives at historic Mont-Tremblant", "Motegi, GT300 : Première victoire pour la Lexus IS350(Orido/Abe)", "SUPER GT top rankers awarded at JAF Awards presentation", "BFGoodrich Langstreckenmeisterschaft Nürburgring – Chronologie 56. [citation needed] The IS AWD versions use a full-time all-wheel drive system that utilizes a planetary gearset center differential coupled with a multi-disc clutch to act as the slip limiting device. [104], As part of the 2014 Lexus IS sports sedan launch in the US, Lexus partnered with DeviantART to start a campaign to challenge the design community to show the 2014 IS with custom exterior treatments and modifications. [34] Options ranged from touchscreen navigation with backup camera to a Mark Levinson premium sound system and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control. In the PlayStation 2 and Nintendo Wii release, it can only be driven in the bronze tier Canyon Duel event of the Challenge Series. Entering the cheat code "shinestreetbright" at the start screen in the PC release of Need for Speed: Underground 2 will unlock a Shine Street sponsored Lexus IS 300.

[103], As part of the 2014 Lexus IS sports sedan launch in the US, Lexus partnered with NBCUniversal for the 'It's Your Move After Dark' campaign. [89], The revamped third generation model includes updated headlamps, taillamps, front fascia and hood. 1998 - 2005 In addition, the trunk is filled with 43 bottles of Sriracha sauce.[107]. [99], As part of the 2014 Lexus IS sports sedan launch in the US, two television ads (Crowd, Color Shift) were produced by Lexus' agency of record, Team One, with Original music from Devo's Mark Mothersbaugh, and directed by Jonas Åkerlund. Early models include the IS 250 and the IS 250 F Sport. The ads took advantage of real-time marketing by allowing viewers to contribute ad concepts via social networks to influence the creative for the Lexus advertisements. Android Auto and Apple CarPlay capabilities were made available, as well as upgraded driver-assistance systems and standard blind-spot monitoring. Need for Speed: Payback/Performance Parts. Arcade Stage 2 & 3 + Special & Street Stage, Arcade Stage 6 AA, 7 AAX, 8 Infinity, & Zero.

[64][65][66][67], The production version of the IS was introduced at the North American International Auto Show in January 2013, followed by the 2013 Auto Shanghai. The planetary gearset provides a 30:70 front-to-rear torque split under normal conditions for handling agility, however the system can allow for a torque split of up to 50:50 to control wheel slip. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. All IS 300 models in the US were initially only available with the five-speed automatic transmission; this was also the case in Europe.

Production of the sedan commenced in September 2005 at the Miyata plant in Miyawaka, Fukuoka,[21] supplemented in October 2005 with the Tahara plant at Tahara, Aichi. Compared to the Lexus IS 350, it has worse handling and a lower top speed, but compensates these traits with a significantly stronger nitrous boost. [76][77][78], US models went on sale as 2014 model year vehicles on 28 June 2013. The car's appearances as a vehicle chosen by the player. F SPORT performance accessories include 19-inch forged wheels (set of four), with hardware; brake upgrades, front axle set, rear axle set, carbon fibre engine cover, carbon fibre leather shift knob, floor mats (four-piece set), lowering spring set, performance air intake, performance dual exhaust, shock set (set of four), sway bar set Japan models went on sale on 22 August 2013.