Lexus revives sedan lineup and confirms LF-A Roadster for 2014

Lexus LF-A Roadster

Lexus may have pulled one over on us by revealing an LF-A contest instead of a special edition LF-A supercar , but at least we’re getting some good news to put us in better spirits. A Lexus insider has revealed that the company plans to revive its sedan line-up, adding a coupe based on the wild LF-LC concept, possibly a coupe derived from the GS, and a new, smaller five-passenger crossover. The biggest news, however, is the launch of a roadster LF-A for mid-2014.

Next to the changes we’ve seen so far in the GS , ES , and LS , Lexus will also be working on a re-engineered IS for the spring of 2013. It will be built on a shortened version of the GS platform and will feature the same 2.5-liter and 3.5-liter engines, as well as a new exterior design that will differentiate it from the IS. Next, there will be a GS Coupe - placed between the IS-C and LF-LC - priced at about $60K.

As for a production version of the LF-LC concept, it has been confirmed for late 2014 as a competitor for the Aston Martin Vantage and the Porsche 911 Turbo . Lexus’ SUV line-up will see redesigns for the RX and LX in 2014 and 2015 respectively, while a smaller CX will compete against the Audi Q3 and BMW X1 and will arrive in the fall of 2013.


3 comments:

They are on the step which needs an instant decision. They need to push it on the production.

Wow, finally they are ought to develop a sedan on their line-up. And a perfect timing to have the LF-A roadster as a start to the year 2014. Everybody should wait on this.

Reviving this kind of model car is a good idea. The style is very good. It’s not too edgy and bulky. The interior design is eye-catching too.

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