The best combination of luxury and styling with innovative next generation technology, Toyota Motor Corporation’s luxury vehicle division Lexus has crafted beautiful luxurious sedan to give you the dream ride on earth. I would like to Introduce you All-New 2013 Lexus GS sedan which is available in one trim priced between $46,900 to $52,590 in Us market.
This luxurious beast designed like the sporty character of BMW 5-Series and coddling of the Mercedes-Benz E-Class and biggest competitor of Audi A6 and comes in only one trim GS 350 and two variants GS 350 and GS 350 F-Sport. While the GS 450 Hybrid will be available by May 2012. The new GS series combines V6 engine and automatic transmission transmit power to the rear wheels, though all-wheel drive is optional.
Price and variants:-
- GS 350, Price $46,900
- GS 350 F-Sport, Price $52,590
- GS 450 Hybrid(Available May 2012)
- GS 350 RWD MSRP $47,775
- GS 350 AWD MSRP $50,325
- GS F SPORT RWD MSRP $53,465
- GS F SPORT AWD MSRP $56,020
- MSRP starting at $46,900*
- Class-leading* 10 airbags*
- Dual-zone automatic climate control with interior air filter and smog-sensor
- Power moonroof
- USB iPod®* connectivity
- Drive Mode Select with Normal, Eco and Sport S modes
- RWD or available AWD
- 306-hp* V6 engine
New 2013 Lexus GS sedan is powered by GS 350 is powered by an advanced 3.5-liter V6, four cams, and four valves per cylinder engine with dual Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i) churns our peak power of 306 hp @ 6,400 rpm and peak torque 277 lb-ft @ 4,800 rpm mated with six-speed automatic transmission and Certified Ultra-Low Emission Vehicle (ULEV II). It propels the GS 350 from 0-60 mph in 5.7 seconds and at the same time, boosts its fuel economy to projected EPA-estimated ratings of 19 mpg city, 28 mpg highway and 23 mpg combined.
The all-new GS 350 will offer unique packages, Premium Package, or Luxury Package. The new GS will be equipped with many standard features such as bi-xenon HID headlamps, L-shaped LED daytime running lights, Drive Mode Selector, paddle shifters, a new energy-saving auto climate control system, S-Flow, that uses the occupant-detection system to focus air-flow only to the front area where passengers are actually seated. Next-generation Remote Touch with one-push confirmation that allows the user to operate the climate, audio, phone controls and optional navigation, synthetic leather instrument panel with contrast stitching, LED interior lighting, a new multimedia system (with available next-generation Lexus Enform) and color TFT multi-information display.
GS models also equipped with the optional navigation system will also have access to the next-generation Lexus Enform® Application Suite, the system that leverages the customers’ mobile phone technology to provide a new level of connectivity and information management. Users can conduct local searches through Bing, or utilize voice-enabled apps to make restaurant reservations through OpenTable, get movie tickets via MovieTickets.com or tap into internet radio, including Pandora® or iHeartRadio.
By adding the optional navigation system ($1,735), GS owners can enjoy an industry-first 12.3-inch, split-screen, high-resolution multi-media display. The split-screen ultra-large display enhances visibility through the use of advanced, high-definition graphics that are easy to read and easy to use. The 12.3-inch screen is large enough to support simultaneous, split-screen viewing of a large map display, plus audio, climate or other vehicle information.
At last I would like to say that new 2013 Lexus GS sedan is the best luxury car combines style, luxury and performance born to give your dream ride on Earth. What you think? Please be open to give your view.