Lexus IS sports sedan is back for the year 2022 with a 5.0-liter V8 engine. F Sport Performance Model with the V8 engine, bulging hood, and lifted stance. The company has eliminated the F model instead they have IS5000 to remind us of the original IS F.
Lexus features rear-wheel drive, standard eight-speed automatic transmission with the V8 engine that makes 472 horsepower and 395 pound-feet of torque. It offers a limited-slip differential with V6 powered engine and optional adaptive dampers.
IS500 has larger brakes with 19-inch wheels that are lighter than the F sport wheels. It went 0-60mph in just 4.5 seconds and it is quicker than the IS 350 F Sport. It has a V8 engine with quad exhaust tips and it accelerates to 7100 rpm.
IS500 is a standard car with two inches higher hood, reshaped front bumper, and fenders. It has a lip spoiler and a different diffuser with dark windows and Black F Sport badges. There are various F badges inside as well with different pedals and digital gauge clusters.
Lexus IS 500 F Sport Performance model in the luxury car segment that gives competition to BMW M3 and Mercedes AMG C63s. RC F starts at $67,000. IS500 has a luxury compact sports sedan with a V8 engine. Lexus will reveal the price soon of IS500 and its releasing date.