The next chapter in the Lexus IS saga may be the best yet with the debut of the 2021 Lexus IS. Available in Fall of 2020, the 2021 Lexus IS will upgrade the brand’s compact luxury sedan with a lower, wider stance, an updated chassis, a bold style, unrivaled luxury, innovative technology and performance-tuned powertrains. Find out why the 2021 Lexus IS in Phoenix, AZ is the perfect addition to your automotive family at Earnhardt Lexus with this in-depth overview.
When the 2021 Lexus IS arrives at Earnhardt Lexus, it is expected to be available in a trio of trim levels - IS 300, IS 350 and IS 350 Sport. Dedicated to an athletic performance, the agile Lexus IS compact luxury sedan makes room for five passengers with plenty of cargo space for day-to-day errands in the Phoenix area.
Tested at Toyota Technical Center Shimoyama, the 2021 Lexus IS in Phoenix, AZ is born and bred for the track and will set the foundation for the Lexus Driving Signature. To deliver on the promise of unrivaled performance, the 2021 Lexus IS will rely on a pair of powertrains. Base Lexus IS 300 trim levels are powered by a 241-horsepower 2.0-liter turbocharged and intercooled four-cylinder gas engine that will manufacture 258 pound-feet of torque and is paired with an eight-speed Sport Direct Shift automatic transmission. All-wheel drive is available for the Lexus IS 300 - which will implement a refined 260-horsepower 3.5-liter V-6 engine.
Do you crave horsepower-driven thrills when you get behind the wheel? The 2021 Lexus IS 350 and Lexus IS 350 F Sport will deliver at every turn. Armed with a 311-horsepower 3.5-liter V-6 engine that makes 280 pound-feet of torque and is married to an eight-speed Sport Direct Shift automatic transmission, the rear-wheel drive Lexus IS 350 will sprint from zero to 60 mph in just 5.6 seconds. All-wheel drive is an added asset for the Lexus IS 350 - that will replace the eight-speed automatic transmission with a six-speed automatic when equipped.
Highlights of the next-generation Lexus IS exterior design include a lightweight chassis, triple-beam LED headlights, a spindle grille, 19-inch alloy wheels, muscular fenders and an L-shaped blade sidebar at the rear. Inside the 2021 Lexus IS, you will discover a wealth of premium features and technology that include a standard 8-inch Lexus Enform touchscreen infotainment system with access to Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Amazon Alexa that can be upgraded to a 10.3 Lexus Enform touchscreen display with navigation. The 2021 Lexus IS will upgrade safety with updated Lexus Safety System+ 2.5 technology.
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