it was obvious. When Lexus introduced us to the Lexus GS F, the sportiest version of its sedan segment E, we knew it was also an advance of restyling of the normal versions of the range of Lexus GS . Well equipped with a V8 engine and own aesthetic additions of any sports model, the GS F presented new optical front and rear groups, and seeing how long the GS been on the market, it was clear that the restyling was imminent.
The premium Toyota subsidiary presented at Pebble Beach restyling Lexus GS in US specification. Although the European model can be small changes, we can get used to the idea of how it will look the saloon, which, incidentally, also opens some mechanical innovations. The new headlights front LED (short and long) with the slightly boomergang separate daytime running lights, the rear pilots and a new bumper sportier appearance are the keys to the Lexus GS 2016
The 2016 Lexus GS welcomes a new engine, which slowly is becoming a niche in all models of the Lexus range. It is the engine 2.0 turbo four cylinder that delivers 245 horsepower and 349 Nm of torque to the rear wheels through an automatic gearbox eight relations wheels. We do not know if Lexus GS 200t , which is the name commercially, came to Europe to accompany the GS 300h and GS 450h hybrid.
This generation Lexus GS in Spain a man condemned to disappear with the arrival of the GS 300h engine briefly marketed with little success and the Lexus GS 250 2.5 V6 petrol engine of 209 horses. In Nortemaérica also it offers the GS 350, with atmospheric 3.5 V6 engine in this restyling receives minor improvements to deliver 315 horsepower and more torque.
In terms of equipment there are some new features like the package Safety System + which includes Pre-Crash, Pedestrian Detection, assistant lane departure, intelligent high beams and adaptive cruise control system.
Source – Lexus
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