- New Lexus IS is bigger than its predecessor
- There are changes to the exterior and interior, but the biggest changes are under the skin
Lexus has officially revealed its 2021 IS sedan, which features extensive updates over the outgoing version.
The new IS features an exterior redesign inspired by the look of the ES. It’s 30mm longer and 30mm wider than its predecessor, with extended wheel arches to accommodate larger 19-inch wheel options.
Lexus claims the widened and lowered stance “nods to the inherently high level of driving performance the IS possesses”, while additional styling lines aim to enhance visual aggression. The F-Sport models feature a unique version of the car’s 3D spindle grille, using a mesh pattern and a lower air intake.
New triple-beam LED headlights have been used, sitting inside redesigned clusters, while a sloping rear quarter…