2015 Lexus IS 250 is a sedan car. The car is available in two options, namely, IS 250 and IS 250 F Sport. Both versions have rear wheel drivetrain and all wheel drivetrain. The new car is available in a number of exterior colour options which include Starfire Pearl, Atomic Silver, Nebula Gray Pearl, Matador Red Mica, Silver Lining Metallic, Obsidian and Deep Sea Mica. There are also various colour options for the wheel and interior of the new IS 250.
Lexus provides a number of interesting features in IS 250 model of its cars. A number of instrumentation and control features for convenience and easy driving are included in the car. New sedan comes with three drive mode selects, namely, the normal mode, eco mode and sport s mode. Driver of the 2015 model of IS can make their vehicles more efficient and responsive by switching the drive mode. For example, if you want a more dynamic throttle-mapping and faster gear changes, the sport S mode will do that for you.
The new car features a LFA-inspired digital instrumentation which is almost the same with the LFA supercar’s digital gauges. There is a thin film transistor display in the instrument cluster in the F Sport models. Other features for easy driving include backup camera, smart-access with push button start/stop, cruise control, voice recognition, phone and display controls and steering-wheel-mounted audio, illuminated entry system, outside temperature gauge and HomeLink universal transceiver to operate home security, home lighting, compatible garage and gate.
Driving the new 2015 Lexus IS 250 is not just convenient but also safe, entertaining and relaxing. The automaker equipped the car with a lot of safety, entertainment and audio systems. The navigation system of the car comes with a high-resolution multimedia display. You can obtain information on stocks, fuel prices and sport scores from the navigation system. Subscription is available for free. The car also is equipped with the Lexus Enform App Suite with MovieTickets, iHeartRadio, OpenTable and Pandora. Other entertainment features include a CD player, sound system, digital signal processing with automatic sound leveling and well packaged audio system. Lexus also included numerous safety features in the car.
2015 Lexus IS 250 Engine and MPG
Both versions of new 2015 Lexus IS 250 models come with a 2.5 liter engine capable of generating 204 horsepower at 6,400 RPM. The new car operates with 6-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters. The rear-wheel driver type of both IS 250 and F Sport has an EPA fuel economy of 21/20/24 mpg for city/highway/combined. While the AWD version of both IS 250 and F Sport has an EPS fuel economy of 20/27/23 for city/highway/combined.
Price and Release Date
If we know that new IS 250 comes with small changes it is logical to expect the same price as with current model. This means that for the new sedan you’ll have to spend around $36,100 if you choose rear wheel drive model, while the AWD model will cost $38,600. We can expect it in dealerships in the middle of this year.