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NewsLexus GX Reminds Us It’s Still Around With Changes for 2022
The Lexus GX is really not the first name that comes to mind when talking about midsize luxury SUVs. In fact, you might have forgotten it even exists. That being said, the company has made some notable changes for 2022, and the model will go on sale across Canada in …
NewsCar Shopper Loyalty Unaffected by Pandemic, Study Finds
Vehicle owners remain vastly loyal to their specific brands despite the chaos brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the J.D. Power 2021 U.S. Automotive Brand Loyalty Study released this week. “The time period for this study traversed nationwide lockdowns, a recovery from the worst of the pandemic and the …
NewsUltra-rare Lexus LFA With Just 116 Km Sold for a Cool Million
With a production run of just 500 units over two years, the Lexus LFA is an extremely exclusive piece of automotive history. One of them (chassis number 184 of 500) recently traded hands via Bring a Trailer . The winning bid was a whopping $808,000 USD, or approximately $997,000 CAD …
NewsNew Lexus Coupe Based on Toyota GR 86 Spied in Japan
All signs point to Lexus readying another variant of a Toyota product. Following the NX 450h+ plug-in hybrid SUV, which shares its powertrain with the RAV4 Prime , the Japanese automaker’s luxury brand appears to be working on a new entry-level sports coupe based on the recently introduced GR 86 …
New Models2022 Lexus NX is Massively Improved, Now Available With PHEV Tech
A completely redesigned and re-engineered Lexus NX is coming for the 2022 model year. Way more modern and sophisticated than the outgoing generation, with a selection of four powertrains on top of that, this compact luxury SUV finds itself in a nice position to take on its fierce competitors and …
NewsNew Study Reveals Makes, Models With Lowest Service Costs
We Predict has released a new study on service costs for vehicles in the first 90 days of ownership, both at dealerships and independent shops. It covers repairs, maintenance, service campaigns and warranty actions for 2021 model-year vehicles, except for EVs which include 2020 and 2021 model years. While the …
NewsCOVID-19: Toyota RAV4, Lexus RX Production Grind To a Halt
Toyota Canada has decided to temporarily suspend its manufacturing operations in Ontario due to a COVID-19 outbreak. According to a report by Automotive News Canada , there have been eight positive COVID-19 cases in the past few weeks at one of its major suppliers, Toyotetsu, which is based in Simcoe …
NewsToyota Readies Two Future Three-row SUVs
While we’re still waiting for the identity of the all-new Toyota SUV that will come out of a soon-to-be-completed assembly plant in Huntsville, Alabama, the Japanese automaker has just announced an investment of nearly $1 billion at its existing Princeton, Indiana factory. The money will be used to prepare the …
NewsRefreshed 2022 Lexus ES Adds F SPORT Model, More Tech
The Lexus ES midsize sedan was completely redesigned for 2019, so the current generation was due for a mid-cycle update. This is it. On the outside, three body colours have been eliminated and two others are new for 2022 including Iridium and Cloudburst Grey. There’s a new grille pattern on …
NewsWatch: Lexus Shows How Dangerous Texting While Driving Can Be
A lot of people still don’t realize the dangers of texting while driving. It’s not a trivial or momentary distraction: the average length of time it actually takes to send or receive a text message when you’re behind the wheel is 4.6 seconds, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety …
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