Lexus officially unveils the IS 500 F Sport Performance 2022

Lexus officially unveils the IS 500 F Sport Performance 2022

February 23, 2021 0 By autotimesnews

Japanese brand Lexus officially showed off the new IS 500 F Sport Performance.

The novelty is equipped with a 5.0-liter naturally aspirated V8 engine with a capacity of 472 hp. and 535 Nm of torque. Together with the engine, an 8-speed automatic transmission functions. Speaking of dynamic performance, the model is capable of accelerating to 96 km / h in 4.5 seconds.

The new vehicle comes with a Dynamic Handling Package as standard, which consists of an adaptive suspension and a limited-slip differential. In addition, the car has been fitted with a Yamaha rear damper, which is designed to stiffen the structure for added stability.

The novelty, in particular, is equipped with the upgraded Lexus Safety System + 2.5, which includes emergency steering, adaptive cruise control, lane keeping and much more.

The new sedan has received a more aggressive look due to the convex hood and wide fenders. Along with this, the model acquired 19-inch Enkei rims and a pair of stacked exhaust pipes. As for the interior, there is a heated steering wheel, a dashboard with a unique start animation and F Sport Performance badges.

Sales of the new IS 500 F Sport Performance are due to start this fall. The cost and configuration will be announced closer to the start of sales.

In addition, some time ago it was noted that the Japanese automaker Lexus has released the IS sports sedan for gamers. It should be emphasized that this car is equipped with a 315-horsepower 3.5-liter V6 petrol engine.