2013 Lexus LS ‘Tease’ Revealed


The Detroit Bureau - July 20, 2012

Look for a bit more sporty styling when the 2013 Lexus LS is revealed in San Fran­cisco on July 30. Mean­while, we’re given a ‘tease’ of sorts.

All but cer­tain is adop­tion of the spindle-grille face that first appeared on the Lexus GS, with the promise of improved mileage and performance.

With Lexus fac­ing increas­ingly aggres­sive com­pe­ti­tion from its upscale Euro­pean com­peti­tors. Lexus has a lot rid­ing on the upcom­ing launch of the newly redesigned LS. Par­ent Toyota’s CEO Akio Toy­oda has promised to put more “pas­sion” into future mod­els and a new teaser of the flag­ship sedan sug­gests that it is, indeed, smok­ing hot.