Toyota’s Lexus tops 2019 dependability rankings

Lexus ES Hybrid

Toyota’s Lexus brand of luxury vehicles was the most dependable brand for the eighth consecutive year, while Fiat Chrysler’s Fiat brand fell to the bottom in an annual auto industry reliability survey released Wednesday. Industry consultant J.D. Power’s carefully observed study measures the number of concerned experienced per 100 vehicles during the past 12 months […]

Lexus, Infiniti luxury car brands find ways to combat Tesla, German rivals

Toyota Lexus LC500

Japanese luxury car brands Lexus and Infiniti used the Detroit auto show to check new methods to regain momentum against Germany’s prominent automakers and Silicon Valley’s Tesla Inc. Toyota Motor’s Lexus brand revealed at Detroit its “LF-1 Limitless” concept SUV model, signaling that Lexus may begin to focus more on SUVs than its traditional large […]

Lexus is examining partnership with Weinstein Co

2018 Lexus LC F images

Toyota Motor’s Lexus unit stated on Tuesday it is examining its partnership with film and TV production company The Weinstein Company following accusations that co-founder Harvey Weinstein sexually harassed or assaulted a number of females. Lexus, Toyota’s luxury brand, is a sponsor of TV show “Project Runway,” which has been produced by Weinstein Co. “Lexus […]

Toyota Motor recalls 66,830 Lexus cars in China

Lexus RC200t and RC300 AWD

The Chinese unit of Toyota Motor is going to recall 66,830 imported Lexus brand automobiles in the nation over possible safety concerns, China’s quality watchdog stated today. Some Lexus models, made in between June 2014 and December 2016, have issues with their braking software, China’s General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine stated on […]