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Lexus will add 10 electrified models by 2025

Lexus has announced that it will add more electrified vehicles to its lineup. Among the 20 new or improved models, 10 of them will be either a hybrid, plug-in hybrid or battery-electric. The rollout will vary by region and access to infrastructure. By 2025, every vehicle in the Lexus range will have an electrified variant […]

by Stefan Ogbac
3/30/2021
Lexus LF-Z Electrified concept previews the brand’s future

The Lexus LF-Z Electrified Concept has arrived to give us a glimpse of the brand’s future design direction. This next evolution takes into account the fact that certain Lexus models will be pure battery-electric vehicles. Take the front fascia, which is instantly recognizable thanks to its thin headlight clusters and spindle grille. However, the latter […]

by Stefan Ogbac
3/30/2021
Is Lexus about to reveal an EV concept on March 30?

Lexus dropped a quick teaser for what appears to be a raised battery-electric concept vehicle ahead of its official reveal on March 30. This is the second teaser following the initial one in February showing the car’s rear. The sole photo provided shows a low-slung roofline and a super short rear deck lid hinting that […]

by Stefan Ogbac
3/23/2021
2022 Lexus NX leaked online ahead of reveal

Editor’s Note: The original video, not surprisingly, has been pulled. But not before people took screenshots. Well, this is a surprise! We weren’t supposed to see the 2022 Lexus NX until later this year but thanks to a video suddenly popping up unannounced on a Reddit post, we get to see the car in all […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2/24/2021
23 conventional hybrids perfect for first time hybrid owners

For first-time owners, switching to a hybrid vehicle may be a new experience. The way the powertrain operates changes how the car behaves and adds new tools to your driving arsenal. That may lead some consumers to pick a car specifically on how easy it is to get accustomed to the driving experience. Luckily, there’s […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2/12/2021
2022 Lexus NX: What to expect from the updated Lexus SUV

Although it arrived late into the compact premium crossover game, the Lexus NX wasted no time gaining ground. Eventually, it became one of the most popular Lexus models and is currently the second bestseller behind the larger RX. In production since the 2015 model year, the NX is now one of the older vehicles in […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2/8/2021
22 new or updated hybrid and plug-in hybrid vehicles coming to market in 2021

Electrification doesn’t mean only more battery-electric vehicles entering the market. They also include hybrids in both plug-in and self-charging flavors. Automakers are rolling hybrids out in droves as part of the industry’s move away from internal combustion engines. Both mainstream and luxury brands all offer hybrids and plug-in hybrids in different flavors, meaning there’s something […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2/8/2021
Lexus teases EV concept once more, announces debut of new models

Lexus took a moment during its 2020 sales announcement to tease us once more with a concept that’s supposed to become the brand’s first production battery-electric vehicle. We’re not sure what body style it is but it’s futuristic and swoopy. New styling cues on this car may preview the next evolution of Lexus’ design language […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2/1/2021
The 2023 Lexus RX: Will it be electrified across the board?

If you were to name vehicles that helped pioneer a whole segment, the Lexus RX would be one of them. When it launched in 1999, the RX was one of the first luxury crossovers to hit the market and it immediately became a success story. Since then, the RX has consistently remained a strong seller […]

by Stefan Ogbac
1/27/2021
Lexus debuts DIRECT4 drive control tech for hybrids, EVs

Lexus has revealed what it’s been working on with regards to electrification. Along with parent company Toyota, Lexus has been a leader in hybrid powertrains. Now, we know the next step in the form of DIRECT4, a new electric drive control unit designed specifically for use in next-generation hybrid and all-electric vehicles. How does DIRECT4 […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/8/2020