The 2016 Lexus IS 350 F-Sport is an innovative model in the Lexus lineup. The new vehicle is expected to come with major changes under its hood, and almost no changes in its exterior and interior styling. Particularly, with the purpose of meeting the mission needs of the Euro 6 standard, the present engine is supposed to be replaced or revamped. Similar to its predecessor, it will come in both sedan and coupe versions, with diverse body styles. However, and due to it, this vehicle will be improved in the second sector, external look and traits of the output, which is more significant. Through improved output features, enhanced engines, etc. the potential of innovative technology will definitely perk up the new generation of Lexus.
2016 Lexus IS 350 F Changes, Exterior
new Lexus IS has a minor modification in external design on its front part that offers a more aggressive appearance than its predecessor due to its innovative spindle grille spindle grille, which makes the vehicle so identifiable, as well as it comes with L-themed LED daytime running lights. The thrilling drive that this 2016 model sports sedan is offered by the accurate electronic power steering with a soft multi-link back suspension delivery.
These two characteristics have come from the driving practice of the Lexus GS car. The F Sport package for the US version Lexus offers a sharpened handling and the package includes 18-inch alloy wheels and exceptional suspension tuning. Furthermore, the vehicle comes with the Adaptive Variable Suspension.
2016 Lexus IS F dimensions are: 183.7 IN-LENGTH, 71.3 IN-WIDTH, 56.3 IN-HEIGHT, 110.2 IN-WHEELBASE. Curb weight is 3,737 lb, trunk capacity is 10.8 cu ft.
Lexus IS 350 F 2016 Interior
The new Lexus sport sedan is expected to come with attractive interior, equipped with high-quality materials. Some of the interior changes include an innovative instrument panel, and an analog timer displays sumptuousness accessory that offer the passengers a smooth and comfortable ride. Some of the several great interior features of the 2016 IS F sedan include a high-technology display acoustic system with a 7-inch monitor, together with HD Radio and Bluetooth connectivity. Also there is navigation system, it work over second-generation Lexus Remote Touch Interface(RTI). Over this system you can control: audio, climate, phone controls…Sound system is Mark Levinson Premium Surround, with 835 watts powering 15 speakers.
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2016 Lexus IS 350 F Interior
2016 Lexus IS 350 F Performance, Specs
Under the hood, the 2016 Lexus IS 350 F engine will be outfitted with a V6 power-train with the capacity of 3.5 L. This engine is capable of producing more power and torque as that of the engine of its predecessor. This engine offers the new vehicle the required power of 306 HP and as much torque as 277 lbs per foot @ 4,800. Compression ratio is 11.8 : 1. I has certified as Ultra-Low Emission Vehicle (ULEV II).
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Fuel consumption is 19 MPG CITY, 28 MPG HWY, 21 MPG COMBINED; fuel tank capacity is 17.4 gal. This new Lexus sedan accelerate from 0-60 mph for 5.7 seconds with top speed of 131 MPH(ELECTRONICALLY LIMITED).
Transmission is eight-speed, Sport Direct Shift automatic with advanced G-force Artificial Intelligence system for choosing gears. Also you can change gears by your own with the paddle shifters.
Price and release date
The next gen Lexus IS 350 F release date will be in the United States market during the first quarter of 2016 with the starting price more than the current model, which is available at $ 44,025.