Stories tagged: Lexus
Mon., Oct. 24, 2016, 4:16 p.m.
Buick becomes first U.S. brand to crack Consumer Reports Top 3
Buick, the 117-year-old General Motors brand seeking to shake its geriatric image, became the first from the U.S. to crack the top three in Consumer Reports’ reliability rankings, trailing only …
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016, 11:35 a.m.
Lexus, Porsche and Buick are most dependable, study says
Lexus, Porsche and Buick are the most dependable vehicle brands based on the number of problems reported by owners, according to a study released Wednesday by the consulting firm J.D. …
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016, 10:55 a.m.
Audi tops Consumer Reports auto rankings despite cheating
Audi is the top brand in Consumer Reports’ annual rankings despite the fact that its diesels cheated on U.S. emissions tests.
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 9:42 a.m.
Google to test self-driving cars in Kirkland
Google says it will begin testing its self-driving cars in Kirkland, Washington.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 17, 2015, 10:47 p.m.
The Dirt: Luxury digs for downtown Lexus, French cuisine for the South Hill, and a new gym on North Division
The 25,000-square-foot Lexus facility opened this summer as part of about $30 million in overall renovations still ongoing for the auto group’s downtown Spokane campus.
Wed., Oct. 22, 2014, midnight
Historic demolition rule stalls downtown auto dealer’s expansion
A city ordinance intended to protect Spokane’s historic buildings stands in the way of a car dealership’s plans to expand downtown. Larry H. Miller Lexus Spokane is threatening to leave …
Tue., Oct. 29, 2013, midnight
Lexus tops Consumer Reports reliability list
The dominance of Japanese automakers in Consumer Reports’ annual auto reliability ratings is starting to fade, with two European automakers and one U.S. brand securing places in the top 10 …
Fri., March 25, 2011, midnight
Valley man sentenced for scrap metal scheme
A Spokane Valley businessman, who converted scrap metal stolen by drug addicts into a cash fortune and a stable of exotic sports cars before being raided by the FBI, was …
Wed., April 14, 2010, midnight
Lexus GX 460 sales halted
WASHINGTON – Toyota Motor Corp. is temporarily halting sales of the 2010 Lexus GX 460 after Consumer Reports issued a rare “Don’t Buy” warning amid concerns the large SUV has …
Tue., April 13, 2010, 4:25 p.m.
Toyota to temporarily halt sales of Lexus GX 460
Toyota Motor Corp. is temporarily halting sales of the 2010 Lexus GX 460 after Consumer Reports issued a rare “Don’t Buy” warning amid concerns the large SUV has handling problems …