A Lexus is a luxury car brand. The Toyota company owns the brand and sells it in 90 countries around the world. The company is the largest premium car manufacturer in Japan and is one of the top 10 largest global brands by market value. It is headquartered in Nagoya, Japan. It is a division of Toyota and is the third-largest brand in the Toyota group. The company is one of the most recognizable and successful in the automotive industry.
The Lexus LS 400 is the first production car with a collapsible steering column. This patented design absorbs primary impacts in a collision. The Lexus GS 300 is the first hybrid luxury sedan to hit the market in Europe. In the United States, Lexus is the leading luxury import brand. Its hybrid powertrain is the first of its kind, and it is now gaining popularity in both the U.S. and Europe.
The first hybrid Lexus is launched, and the GS 300 is introduced in Europe at the Frankfurt Motor Show. In the USA, Lexus launches the IS F sedan, a hybrid. In Japan, Lexus makes its first hybrid sedan. Its F line features the IS F sports sedan and the LX350. Its name is a mix of Japanese and English, and the names of the cars are not always the same.