TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo was LIVE at Cobo Center for the 2017 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). In this gallery, look for photos of the GAC Enspirit Concept, Lexus UX Concept, AISIN Personal Mobility Vehicle. All of them were revealed during press conferences at the auto show. You’ll also see the all-new 2018 Ford EcoSport Titanium, Chrysler Portal concept, Chevrolet Bolt EV and the Jeep CJ66 Concept. Keep checking back as we’ll be adding hundreds of more photos from the NAIAS over the coming week.
TweetAmericaJR’s Garrett Godwin reports from Cobo Center for the 2017 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). In this video, watch for an interview with Bill Kwong, Lexus Product Training Administator. Longer and lower than the sedan it replaces, the all-new 2018 Lexus LS debuts a strikingly bold design with a coupe-like silhouette punctuated by the Lexus design language. The new LS engine offers the output one would expect in a flagship sedan: 415 horsepower and 442 lb-ft of torque, sizeable gains over the current LS model’s V8.
TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo was LIVE at the Westin Book-Cadillac Hotel in downtown Detroit for the Toyota and Lexus holiday luncheon. Bob Carter, Senior Vice President of Automotive Operations at Toyota Motor Sales, announced that the group will hold three press conferences at the 2017 NAIAS: One for Toyota, another for Lexus and a third related to technology. The 2018 Toyota Camry will make its debut during the Toyota press conference. “Lexus has a vehicle coming out in the Spring that you know about,” Carter said. “That’s the new LC 500.Read More
TweetTORRANCE, Calif. — To celebrate the launch of the 2017 Lexus IS sports sedan, Lexus created a bolder, spicier customized version of the original: the Lexus Sriracha IS. By joining forces with the authentic, beloved sauce made by Huy Fong Foods, Lexus turns up the heat with custom auto detailing, foodie finishes and an arsenal of Sriracha within easy reach for emergency situations. The specially modified vehicle will be on display at The Los Angeles Auto Show from Nov. 18–27 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. “The new Lexus ISRead More
TweetDETROIT — Lexus, Toyota and Buick are the top three reliable automotive brands, according to a new Consumer Reports survey. The announcement was made at an Automotive Press Association luncheon at the Detroit Athletic Club on Monday afternoon. Asian brands are continuing the dominate the reliability survey by taking seven of the top 10 spots. Lexus and Toyota are on top for the fourth straight year. All nine Lexus models received better-than-average reliability. The redesigned 2016 Tacoma pickup was the only Toyota vehicle that earned a below average score. “TheRead More
TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from the Detroit Athletic Club for a special meeting of the Automotive Press Association. Consumer Reports magazine announced its findings from its 2016 Annual Auto Reliability Survey. In this video, watch for remarks from Jake Fisher, director of automotive testing at Consumer Reports. Lexus, Toyota and Buick are the top three reliable automotive brands, according to the C.R. survey. Meanwhile, Dodge, Chrysler, Fiat and Ram ended up dead last.
TweetDETROIT — Is the 2018 Lexus LC 500 the standout of the 2016 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS)? Some are saying yes. The luxury car also picked up two EyesOn Design awards at the show. The LC 500 is based on the LF-LC concept car that was shown at the NAIAS five years ago. It is equipped with a 5.0-liter, V8 engine producing 467 horsepower and 389 lb.-ft. of torque. The luxury car will go from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.5 seconds. It features a new grille,Read More
TweetAmericaJR.com’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from Cobo Center in Detroit for the 2016 North American International Auto Show. In this video, watch for an interview with Yuval Steiman, Lexus Product Marketing Manager. Today, four years after the debut of the breakthrough LF-LC concept that inspired it, Lexus has revealed the all-new LC 500 luxury coupe. This provocative, athletic flagship coupe makes the strongest statement yet about Lexus’ future product direction. The heart of the new LC 500 is derived from the proven, high-revving 5.0-liter V8 that is found in the RCRead More
PHOTOS: Subaru Impreza Sedan Concept, 2016 Lexus RX F Sport and Hot Wheels Darth Vader car @ 2015 LA Auto Show
TweetAmericaJR.com’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show. More than 50 new concept cars and production made their debut at this year’s show. In this set, Subaru Impreza Sedan Concept, 2016 Lexus RX F Sport and the Hot Wheels Darth Vader car. In addition, you’ll see the 1960’s Show Rod “Calico Surfer” that was restored by comedian Jeff Dunham. It was on display in memory of the late George Barris. More to come in future galleries…
PHOTOS: 2016 Range Rover Evoque Convertible, 2017 Mercedes-Benz-AMG C63 and 2016 Lexus GS F @ 2015 L.A. Auto Show
TweetAmericaJR.com’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show. More than 50 new concept cars and production made their debut at this year’s show. In this set, you’ll see the 2017 Mercedes-AMG C63 coupe, 2017 Mercedes-Benz S550, 2016 Range Rover Evoque Convertible, the 2016 Lexus GS F, the 2015 Maserati Granturismo Sport and the all-new smart proxy coupe fortwo. More to come in future galleries…