Lexus officially announced the pricing for its newly redesigned IS compact sport sedan, which starts at $35,950 for the base model, while in contrast, the top-level IS3550 complete with all-wheel drive starts at $41,700.
The 2014 Lexus IS can be powered by either a 2.5L V6 good for 204hp and 185 lb-ft of torque or a 3.5L V6 churning out 306hp and 277 lb-ft of twist. Only an automatic transmission is available the power can be sent to either the rear- or all four wheels for both engines.
The IS can also be fitted with three packages: Premium, Luxury, and F SPORT. But of course, the Lexus already comes heavily equipped with lots of tech and features. Though, extras do include a Mark Levinson stereo upgrade, sat-nav, a power rear sunshade, an 18” wheel package, variable steering and park assist.
For full details, check out the press release after the jump.
Lexus Announces Pricing for All-New 2014 IS Sedan
- 2014 Lexus IS 350 priced 2.1% lower than the model it replaces
- Price difference between IS 250 and IS 350 has been reduced by 33% versus outgoing models
- Over $1,400 in previously optional equipment made standard for 2014
- Industry-first subscription-free real-time traffic and weather information on all multimedia systems
TORRANCE, Calif. (April 29, 2013) – Lexus today announced the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Prices (MSRP) for the all-new 2014 IS sedan, which will arrive at dealerships this summer with a bold new design, engaging driving dynamics, innovative technology and increased interior and cargo room.
The IS 250, powered by a smooth 2.5-liter V6 delivering 204 horsepower and 185 lb.-ft. of torque, will have a starting MSRP of $35,950 for RWD and $38,485 for AWD. The IS 350, which produces 306 horsepower from its 3.5L V6 power plant, will have a starting MSRP of $39,465 for RWD and $41,700 for AWD. The base price for the 2014 IS 350 is 2.1% lower than the model it replaces.
The new IS will be equipped with an array of standard features such as HID headlamps, L-shaped LED daytime running lights, Drive Mode Select, paddle shifters, a dual zone climate control system, a next-generation Remote Touch Interface, Display Audio, a color 4.2 inch TFT multi-information display and 10 airbags. In an industry first, the all-new multimedia system delivers real-time traffic and weather information without a subscription. In all, over $1,400 in previously optional equipment has been made standard for the 2014 IS.
Premium, Luxury and F SPORT packages will be available across the model range. The available Premium Package ($1,050 for RWD models) includes LED headlamps and heated and ventilated front seats. The Luxury Package ($3,665 for RWD models) includes Premium Package features plus a perforated leather-trimmed interior, linear wood trim, electrochromic exterior mirrors with reverse tilt, rain-sensing wipers, driver seat memory, a power tilt/telescopic steering wheel, center stack knee pads and Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert.
A revamped F SPORT Package ($3,115 for IS 250 RWD and $3,620 for IS 350 RWD) offers a unique full-mesh grille and front bumper, LED headlamps, 18” split 5-spoke wheels, front sport seats, and a more aggressive sport-tuned suspension. Inside, all F SPORT models feature the attention-grabbing center-mounted tachometer with moving bezel adopted directly from the LFA. The IS 350 F SPORT adds standard Adaptive Variable Suspension (AVS) with a Sport S+ drive mode. For the first time, the F SPORT package is also available for IS AWD models.
2014 IS Pricing:
Model Drive Type Engine Transmission MSRP* IS 250 RWD 2.5L V6 6AT $35,950 IS 250 AWD 2.5L V6 6AT $38,485 IS 350 RWD 3.5L V6 8AT $39,465 IS 350 AWD 3.5L V6 6AT $41,700
Package IS 250 RWD IS 250 AWD IS 350 RWD IS 350 AWD Premium Package $1,050 $610 $1,050 $610 Luxury Package $3,665 $3,225 $3,665 $3,225 F SPORT Package $3,115 $2,675 $3,620 $3,180
Navigation System $2,085
Navigation System with Mark Levinson $3,225
Backup Monitor $350
Power Rear Sunshade $210
18” Wheel Package with All-season tires $935
18” Wheel Package with Summer tires $935
Variable Gear Ratio Steering (VGRS) $400
Intuitive Park Assist $500
– By: Chris Chin