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Pros: Push button start....oh I could get that in a Camry .
Cons: poor handling and steering
Advice: if you like LincolnsSteering is very loose. Floating feel, and when you go over bumps, beware you may get sea sick. What bothers me most is that it looks like a Camry.....
Pros: Tight turning radius
Cons: no leg room for rear passengers, even for teenage size kids.
Advice: Make sure the car is large enough for your life.The car is a real bullet when merging with traffic even if they are doing 65-70mph. I especially like the agressive stance of the car and it is a real head turner. Another great feature is the exceptionally tight turning radius. My only shortcomings with the car are the small cargo space (you cant put a set of clubs in the the trunk)and it is really tight for leg room for average size people in the rear. Acceleration, braking and steering are incredible in this fun car.
Pros: Seats, Ride Quality, Headlights, Back-Up Camera, Navigation System.....................
Cons: Well nothing really... but the price, but it's worth it
Advice: Buy this car with the Ultra Luxury Package and the Pre-Safe system, the car is like a house on wheels!This car is the definition of amazing!! The ride quality, handling, steering linked xenon headlamps, seats that are heated and cooled, I could go on all day!!
Pros: Outstanding handling and comfort.
Cons: Minor point: Should have an option for other tires--not all purchasers want the ultra-performance tires
Advice: Forget the BMW---buy a Lexus!After owning a full range of vehicles including Cadillac & Mercedes as well as lower priced Fords and Pontiacs, I've never been so pleased with a motor car. Took delivery 12-05. In 40 yrs of driving experience, this is the best vehicle I've owned or driven. I've always been able to find SOMETHING wrong with every car I've owned---usually within the first 48 hrs. Not with my IS350. The only unknown is it's performance in snow--but I owned enough rear-wheel powered cars to know it's the tires which makes or breaks the car's ability in winter weather. One sug. to Lexus: Give buyers a chance to opt out of the perf-tires for all season radials. I had to purchase 4 new 18' tires for winter and save the stock tires for later.
Pros: Handling and road holding
Cons: Trunk space
Advice: Get One!!Very recently I had the privelege of Test Driving the IS350, a brand new Lexus car. I was completely 'BLOWN AWAY' by this IS350; and it is like 'chalk and cheese' compared to the previous IS models. Silent, very fast and with excellent handling. Firstly, it has all the goodies and gizmos the LS430 has, so the luxury side is taken care of. But what really amazed me was the performance right across the band width. o to 60, 30 to 80, and handling like no other. I have drven several 3 series though not the latest, but the IS350 puts paid to all of them. In the glitzy surrounds of Berlin in the middle of the night the IS350 left it's 'mark', out doing and out running the German 'big dogs', and then joining the Autobahn at 110 mph and keeping up with the best of them at 140 mph. This is the first true perforance car Lexus has produced and what a good job they have made of it!!!! Everybody should buy one!
Pros: the overall quality!
Cons: trunk a little small
Advice: top quality carGreat car, have had it for 6 months and still a thrill. Build and material quality is outstanding, with a wonderfully smooth and refined ride, along with good power/acceleration. Getting 29-30 mpg on the highway, and 25-26 mpg around town with premium OR mid-grade fuel.
Pros: Navigation system
Cons: Stereo system
Advice: Spend the money on the upgraded stereo system. I had it is an option on my other GS, and can't be in the 2006 model without missing it! I truly regret not custom ordering the car.No comment