Lexus GS 350Still representing Lexus’ medium executive range, the GS 350 model now benefits from an intelligent climate control system, Lexus Premium Sound, electrically-adjustable front seats and steering wheel and full high grade leather trim. Also a first for the GS 350 model is an all-new eight-speed, Sport Direct Shift (SPDS) auto box from the Lexus IS F.
There will also be an F Sport package which includes a new bumper, exaggerated spindle design with larger lower-grille aperture and a honey-comb design for the grille slats. The F SPORT also gets smoked 19-inch allows as opposed to the 18-inch wheels on the GS 350 EX.
Lexus GS 450h SEThe GS 450h SE comes with a full colour heads-up display, a Rear Cross-Traffic Alert system and is equipped with the same V6 petrol engine found in the GS350. The 450h SE offers 345 Nm of torque and has been tuned for a maximum delivery of 213 kW.
This is further complimented by a powerful electric motor and high voltage battery to boost total system output to 252 kW. The electric motor also adds a further 275 Nm for impressive response. The drivetrain is coupled with an E-CVT continuously variable gearbox.
Lexus GS price in South AfricaGS 350 EX – R629 000
GS 350 F SPORT – R697 800
GS 450h SE – R872 100
All Lexus GS models are covered by a four-year/100 000 km warranty and service plan (Lexus Distance Plan Plus for the GS 350 models and Lexus Distance Plan Complete for the GS 450h SE).