2022 Lexus IS Lineup Pushes the Limits of Exhilarating Performance

The Beast is back, and better than ever. The high-performance Lexus IS 500 tops a 10-model lineup of the popular IS series luxury sport sedans with two incredible models.

TORONTO, ONTARIO –The Beast is back, and better than ever. The high-performance Lexus IS 500 tops a 10-model lineup of the popular IS series luxury sport sedans with two incredible models.

The Lexus IS series impresses at the starting line, with a provocative design that’s thrilling to look at. Every feature and form speaks to its athletic abilities and aggressive intent. The IS sports a low, wide stance and muscular silhouette. Its signature spindle grille creates an undeniable sense of presence, flanked by sleek, lightweight headlamps that emphasize the vehicle’s low centre of gravity. Sharp character lines, muscular fenders, and large wheels define the profile. An L-shaped blade-style light bar spans the rear of the vehicle, creating an unmistakable lighting signature.

The 2022 Lexus IS series lineup includes the IS 500 RWD, IS 350 AWD, IS 300 AWD, and IS 300 RWD. The IS 300 RWD features a 2.0L twin-scroll turbocharged four-cylinder engine that puts 241 HP and 259 lb-ft of torque at the driver’s command. This is mated to an eight-speed Sport Direct Shift automatic transmission for optimum gear selection.

The 2022 Lexus IS 300 RWD F SPORT 1 (starting MSRP: $43,800) features 19” F SPORT wheels, F SPORT design enhancements, and a gauge cluster inspired by the Lexus LFA Super Car. Other features on this model include heated and ventilated front seats, auto-dimming exterior mirrors, and rain-sensing wipers.

The Lexus IS 300 AWD features a 3.5L naturally aspirated V6 that generates 260 HP and 236 lb-ft of torque. This is fed through a six-speed automatic transmission to the Lexus dynamic torque all-wheel-drive system for elevated confidence and control.

The 2022 Lexus IS 300 AWD Premium (starting MSRP: $44,650) features heated and ventilated front seats, a power moon roof, and a heated steering wheel. Other Lexus models range in price from  $48,550) –  $72,900  and include a number of  exterior and interior enhancements.

The elite 2022 Lexus IS 500 RWD Launch Edition (starting MSRP: $77,650) is a limited production model featuring a special Launch Edition startup animation on the multi-information display, 19” forged dynamic handling BBS wheels, and an exclusive two-tone black and grey ultra-suede interior. This model is available in an exclusive paint finish: Incognito. The 2022 Lexus IS series is now on sale at Lexus Dealers across Canada. For complete and up-to-date details and specifications, visit www.lexus.ca/is

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