2001 IS 300
A new compact-class sedan may carry the elite badge of Lexus, primarily known for its cushy luxury cars, but it looks more like a... Read More
A new compact-class sedan may carry the elite badge of Lexus, primarily known for its cushy luxury cars, but it looks more like a high-strung rally car and behaves more like a road-hugging German touring sedan.Called the IS 300, this sporty car with its slick skin and high-tech appointments marks a seventh model in the Lexus fleet, the first compact-size sports sedan from Lexus and the first Lexus targeted toward a younger audience that appreciates precise automotive engineering and likes to drive. Minimize
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Product Review Summary
39 Reviews from Epinions.com
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May 5, 2007
One of the best Used cars you can buy
Pros: Suspention, Engine, Impeccable build quality, fun-to-drive factor.
Cons: Fuel Economy, Fuel Economy, Fuel Economy, says Toyota in too many places.
Mar 9, 2007
BEST BALANCED car
Pros: 2JZ engine from the NA Supra, reliability, excellent handling, decent trunk & backseats
Cons: Back seats don't fold forward, needs the new IS's 306hp engine, manuals are rare
Oct 19, 2000
Sport Kicks in a Stately Suit
Pros: The finest sport sedan this side of a Jaguar
Cons: Only time will tell Read More at Epinions.com
Apr 15, 2007
Lexus IS300... Better than any 3 series BMW or C-Class Mercedes
Pros: Seats, Handling, Acceleration, Styling, Dealer Service
Nov 23, 2000
LEXUS Beats BMW Big!
Pros: outstanding performance, handling, luxury at a fair price!
Cons: keyless entry is awkward; some gadgets serve little useful purpose Read More at Epinions.com
Jan 1, 2003
Lexus delivers a 3 series equivalent
Pros: Sharp BMW like styling, responsive handling, powerful engine
Cons: Tires noisy with wear, no arm rest on '01 models, no oil pressure gage
Oct 6, 2001
From a Younger Perspective
Pros: Stylish, Speed, Handling, Sound
Cons: Confined back seat
Jun 27, 2001
A dream to drive
Pros: Exterior and Interior styling, 17" Rims, Stereo System, Engine, Lexus Service
Cons: Gas Mileage, Back Seat NO ARM REST!
Nov 19, 2000
Gold Plated Sports Car
Pros: Quiet, Fast, Great handling, Very sharp looks, Costs less than the BMW 328
Cons: No seat Memory for settings, Coin Holder is awkward, there is no central armrest in the front Read More at Epinions.com