Posts Tagged lexus

Luxury Asian Automakers Ready EVs For Launch Around 2020

Lots of luxury Asian automakers are reportedly readying electric cars for production by 2020 or a bit later, according to Automotive News who states: “Lexus, Genesis, Acura and Infiniti say they are weighing electric vehicle offerings — in some cases to meet emissions rules, in others because zippy, futuristic EV…

3 months ago by Eric Loveday 6

Lexus Sees Possible Need For Electric Car In Lineup

Hell hath frozen over… Long-time electric car hater Lexus seems to be warming up to the notion that it needs a plug-in car in its lineup. In Detroit, at NAIAS 2017, Lexus General Manager Jeff Bracken stated: “We do think there’s room to fill some gaps that still exist for Lexus.”…

5 months ago by Eric Loveday 12

Lexus Unveils LF-FC Fuel Cell Concept

Lexus LF-FC Flagship Concept is another hydrogen fuel cell from Toyota group on display at the Tokyo Motor Show. Those who counted on the all-electric cardboard car making it to production may be a bit disappointed, but let’s check out this new Lexus. This most recent concept is an all-wheel-drive limousine…

2 years ago by Mark Kane 14

Lexus Builds Cardboard Electric Car – Video

Lexus and electric car? That can’t be true after Lexus’ shots at EVs, but maybe times are changing. The Japanese luxury brand just released a cool project with origami inspired cardboard and electric drive! (yeah… engine rattle would blow the whole thing apart). Quality of the assembly seems high. A…

2 years ago by Mark Kane 11

More Lexus Hoverboard Videos

Well, now, yes, we reported a while back that Lexus played a little marketing ploy in “releasing” a nifty hoverboard that was the stuff of every one of our adolescent space-boy dreams.  Of course we poo-pooed it, because, well, Physics, but apparently Lexus took it a step further and, by…

2 years ago by Ted Dillard 6

Lexus Hoverboard Is For Reals – Video

…um. Not.  But we knew that, right?  Because: Physics? Here’s the video that caused all the buzz: …and here’s the explanation. “The content marketing game…” …gotta love the “vapor” effects on the clip. Is that irony, or is it sarcasm? If you have to explain it’s ironic, is it still…

2 years ago by Ted Dillard 6