Don Adair's Seat Time archive for May 2013

FRIDAY, MAY 3, 2013

The IS seats were the best of the bunch we tested, its cabin as elegant and ergonomically sound as any. Rear-seat accommodations are very good and overall fit and finish is superb, even on these preproduction cars. (Lexus)

Lexus IS proves itself under pressure

Hats off to Lexus. They turned us loose in the new IS sedan on an autocross course yesterday -- and supplied a batch of competitors’ cars for comparison. From the Lexus family, we drove the IS 250 ($35,950), IS 350 ($39,465) and IS 350 F...

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Lexus throws down the gauntlet with new IS

Lexus throws down the gauntlet today. We’re in San Francisco for the introduction of the third-generation 2014 IS, which is meant to do battle with BMW’s mighty 3 Series. Though it won’t be in showrooms until summer, Lexus hopes to gin up interest early by...

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