2012 Lexus GS Review and price
Lexus is the luxury car division of Toyota Motors family. For more than 20 years Toyota has been the first choice for car enthusiasts as it considers the trends and the requirements of their buyers. GS model from Lexus has been the flagship product since model year 2006. Keeping the running trends in mind, the company is soon coming up with the idea of new generation 2012 Lexus GS model. It is definitely a good time for its launch as some of its rivals are on their way to be launched in near future.
The new generation 2012 Lexus GS is seen to arrive with bit smaller length whereas, its wheelbase is expected to remain as long as 112.2 inches. The reformed wheel arches gives us the idea about somewhat wider track gained by new generation Lexus GS. As always 2012 Lexus GS would come with sparkling Lexus beauty. The refined architecture would show its graceful attitude with a set of premium quality alloy wheels, paired with fog lights. The four door sedan would be mounted with foldable heated side mirrors and electronic power rear view mirror.
2012 Lexus GS model is expected to come with muscular pack to offer thundering performance. The mechanical assembly would comprise of 4.3 liter displacement and V-8 engine associated with VVT-i technology. Its cylinders would be paired with 32 valves and DOHC technology. This technology facilitates the easy control of fuel flow through the engine thereby improving the fuel efficiency of the vehicle. The muscular mechanical assembly is powered to generate the momentum of 300 hp around 5600 RPM and a torque of 325 lb.ft. at 3400 RPM. The engine is mated with 6 speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters which facilitates to shift over manual transmission. The gearbox comes with sequential gear shift facility for added convenience. This unique mechanical design offers even better performance. This design offers fuel economy of 18 miles per gallon on city streets and the mileage of 25 miles per gallon on highways. It is strongly estimated that 2012 Lexus GS would be introduced with hybrid mechanism which would roll around V6 engine.
2012 Lexus GS is a four door sedan with accommodation for 5 passengers. The car will offer remote controlled keyless entry. The leather trimmed interiors add luxury to the car. The front seats are built with erect support. The driver’s seat would be powered with 19 way adjustability as well as power seat for front passenger. The center console would come added with movable arm rest. The dashboard would come equipped with tilt adjustable power steering wheel and a navigation system with 7 inch touch screen. Driving entertainment is added with music system loaded with 6 CD changer and 10 speakers with 134 watt sound system. Additionally the luxury is enhanced with two zone climate control with micro-dust removal technology. Moonroof can be added as it is the optional amenity. 2012 Lexus GS is added with a huge array of standard safety features comprising of four way antilock disc brakes, airbags for front passenger and driver. Electric controlled brake force distribution system and vehicle stability control to offer stability over slippery roads.
The luxury sedan is expected to be available to the luxury car enthusiasts around spring of year 2011 with warranty coverage of 4 years or 50,000 miles. 2012 Lexus GS is expected to come with an estimated price tag of $55,800.