2015 Lexus IS250
New 2015 Lexus IS250 will be available in two versions, regular and Sport. Rear-wheel drive system and AWD as optional is mutual to all models. However, regular sedan gets new color schemes, including Atomic Silver and Matador Red Mica. Few more changes are applied on new IS250, so this sedan comes more attractive in hopes to capture more attention from buyers.
2015 Lexus IS250 redesign
Updates for new Lexus IS250 exterior look are not made just with colors. Other interesting features are used. Driving modes are now available in three regimes – normal, sport and eco. You can boost performance or reduce gas consumption by switching between these modes of driving. Sport mode is made for performance freaks, and eco mode give better MPG rate. Some of the features installed in Lexus IS250 are push start/stop button, cruise control, backup camera and voice recognition. There are also illuminated entry system and outside temperature gauge.
2015 Lexus IS250 driving impression
New 2015 IS250 will have excellent handling and cornering. Feeling at the wheel is excellent with safety and convenience offered from new sedan. Passengers can also be satisfied easily with new infotainment system. For smoother ride, navigation system is updated and route is displayed on large touch-screen. Many more infotainment features are available in bonus packages. Base models gets CD player, digital signal processing with automatic sound leveling and well packaged audio system.
2015 Lexus IS 250 engine
Both base and Sport models of 2015 Lexus IS250 come with 2.5-l drivetrain. Through 6-speed auto gearbox, it is capable to deliver 204 hp at 6,400 RPM. Rear wheel drive is standard for both models, while all-wheel drive is optional. Estimated EPA fuel economy for RWD is 20/24 for city and highway drive, or 21 mpg combined. All-wheel driven models goes 20/27 mpg city or highway and 23 mpg combined.
2015 Lexus IS250 price and release date
There won’t be major changes for 2015 Lexus IS250, so price should be still. That means new IS250 will cost somewhere around $36.100 as RWD, and probably around $38.000 for AWD. Launch of the 2015 IS250 is expected in next few months with dealer showing to follow shortly.