Is the Lexus GS300 fast?
With a new six-speed automatic transmission, this car is good for a claimed 0-60-mph time of 5.7 seconds and a governed top speed of 149 — the fastest Lexus ever.
How many miles can a Lexus GS300 last?
The GS300 has the glorified 2JZ inline 6 cylinder engine. It will last you as long as you want if you are smart. Currently driving one with over 310,000 miles and commonly run into 2JZ owners with even more and still going strong. Rating breakdown (out of 5):
Is the Lexus GS300 reliable?
Though the Lexus GS 300 and the newer generation Lexus GS 350 are generally accepted as reliable luxury cars worth it in every year model, there have actually been some complaints. In fact, there are a few model years you may want to avoid. These are the worst Lexus GS model years you should steer clear of.
What motor is in the GS300?
The GS 300 engine is a high-output, 220-horsepower 3.0-liter inline-6. The wickedly fun GS 430 comes with a 4.3-liter double overhead-cam V8 that produces 300 horsepower.
Does a Lexus GS300 have a 2JZ?
The IS300 uses the same 2JZ-GE 3.0-liter DOHC 24-valve straight-six that propels the bigger Lexus GS300 sedan, an engine that traces its lineage to the old Toyota Supra.
How long does a Lexus last?
The Lexus IS is a highly reliable luxury sedan that can last between 250,000 – 300,000 miles on average with proper maintenance and conservative driving habits. Based on an annual mileage of 15,000 miles, a Lexus IS can provide 17 to 20 years of service before requiring uneconomical repairs.
Can you get Lexus serviced at Toyota?
The short answer is that yes, you can bring your RX 350 or ES 300 to a Toyota Service Department. Technicians at a Toyota dealership will be familiar with the major mechanical components since they are similar and may have even worked at a Lexus dealership prior.