2012-2015 BMW 3-Series and 4-Series Forum
BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
BMW 3-Series and 4-Series Forum (F30 / F32) | F30POST > 2012-2019 BMW 3 and 4-Series Forums > Regional Forums > UK > 2013 Lexus IS unveiled
Post Reply
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      01-11-2013, 02:43 PM   #1
RobUK's Avatar
Drives: F30 328i Lux' 8SAT, Red
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Sussex, UK

Posts: 996
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2013 Lexus IS unveiled

Thought people might find this interesting as it's a direct competitor to the F30.

2013 Lexus IS unveiled

Quite like the rear view...

...but front view is grotesque IMHO!

So, anyone tempted?


2012 F30 328i Lux', 8SAT, Melbourne Red
RobUK is offline   United Kingdom
Reply With Quote
      01-12-2013, 01:23 PM   #2
Drives: F31 330D M Sport
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Herts UK

Posts: 1,451
iTrader: (1)

No diesel though I hear, they are sticking to hybrid. I've never really liked any of the cars Lexus produced (I've nothing against the brand), maybe this one will be an improvement.
RichardM is offline   England
Reply With Quote
      01-12-2013, 03:28 PM   #3
Drives: F31 330d M Sport on Order
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Scotland

Posts: 791
iTrader: (0)

Just don't get the front at all, when last IS came out I test drove and just did not like this may well be better in flesh
derekh929 is offline   Scotland
Reply With Quote
      01-13-2013, 04:11 AM   #4
Major G33k
pirulove's Avatar
Drives: F30 320d M Sport Estoril Blue
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: High Wycombe

Posts: 55
iTrader: (0)

The rear is lovely..... the front looks like they tried too hard
- Sport Automatic - Nav Professional - Visibility Package - Adaptive Suspension - Servotronic Steeting - Foldy Mirrors -
pirulove is offline   United Kingdom
Reply With Quote
      01-13-2013, 05:49 AM   #5
Live for today tomorrow never comes
JOHNBMWM5's Avatar
Drives: 2014 LCI M5 MCB + Silverstone
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: UK

Posts: 4,811
iTrader: (0)

I have had 3 new Lexus cars, none have lived up to expectation and MPG horrendous (if thats what you deem important), this coupled to an annual or 10K miles service at high cost put it on the "do not want" list for me.
The GS450 was supposed to be sporty JOKE.
Live for now, life is too short.
2014 Model M5 LCI In MCB with Silverstone.
JOHNBMWM5 is offline   United Kingdom
Reply With Quote
      01-13-2013, 06:15 AM   #6
F30AM's Avatar
Drives: F30 330d M Sport
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: London, UK

Posts: 2,868
iTrader: (0)

As Samuel Taylor Colderidge said in his poem Christabel: A sight to dream of, not to tell!
O shield her! shield sweet Christabel!
Superman F30 EBII 330d sDrive M Sport//Coral Red Hippo Hide Chairs.
F30AM is online now   United Kingdom
Reply With Quote
Post Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:37 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST