The 2016 Lexus IS 250 is a compact luxury sedan in two trim levels: base and Crafted line. The IS 350 is necessary to consider separately. The 2016 Lexus IS 250 is compatible with a new mobile application to Enform distance that offers many practical features, including remote start, localization tool and checking the vehicle condition. The limited edition trim level called LINE using color and interior pocket buttons has been included in the program, and a heated steering is now available on all AWD models.
The standard features 17-inches wheels, xenon headlamps, LED lights / fog lights / tail lights, heated mirrors, a sunroof, Keyless Entry and Ignition, Dual include automatic temperature control zone, an inclination and telescopic wheel, a self-dimming mirror, eight-way front seats with lumbar power driver, leatherette vinyl upholstery, 60/40 split-folding seat-backs back, an 8-inches color screen with a dial on the console, voice-activated functionality and an eight speaker audio system with Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, a CD player, HD Radio iTunes tagging mounted, satellite radio and On / Dual USB iPod. The 2016 Lexus IS 250 also comes with Siri Eyes Free mode, which is essentially the car turns into a rolling iPhone.
Also standard is a new smartphone application, Lexus Enform remote that functions like remote start the engine, door and checking the status of the window, fuel control includes plane and a vehicle locator, if you keep track of where you are parked lose. Many 250 is desirable options are grouped in packets. The premium package includes LED headlights and ventilated front seats and heated. The Navigation Package replaces the standard infotainment knob with the Remote Touch mouse controller type Lexus and adds a navigation system, a rearview camera, the improvement of Bluetooth and Smartphone based Enform App Suite. A Mark Levinson audio system with 15 speakers can be added to the navigation 250s equipped.
The luxury package includes the all Premium Package features and the reversing camera, and automatically adds dimming exterior mirrors, windshield wipers, leather upholstery with contrasting stitching, wood paneling, a power tilt and telescopic steering wheel servo, the driver memory functions, a rearview camera, a blind spot monitoring system with rear cross traffic alert and a spark electric rear sun.
The F-Sport features a comprehensive treatment of the net to the grille, revised front apron, staggered 18-inches rims, a suspension sport-tuned, updated Pads , stainless steel door sill inserts, heated and ventilated front sport seats with improved gain, aluminum pedals, black roof lining, perforated leather seats, heated steering wheel and a special sports-oriented TFT teaching. Building on the F-Sport Equipment is a limited edition Crafted line IS 250 adds unique painting, a red and black two-tone interior, a series of Tumi luggage, the blind spot warning with cross traffic monitors back both parties and a navigation system. More options for autonomous research base includes some of the above elements, as well as 18-inches wheels the same width, lane departure warning system with automatic headlights and front and rear parking sensors.
2016 Lexus IS 250 Interior
The 2016 Lexus IS 250 is as nice an interior you will find in this segment, and it is identical to that of the IS 350 is, so you will not be punished for the selection of entry-level model. Soft leather and wood accents and beautiful metal are used abundantly, and the quality of the plastic is hard to fault. As expected in a Lexus, everything seems to be exceptionally well screwed together, also. Including unique enhanced TFT track pole of the F Sport has a physical volume with a motorized sliding function; it is a beautiful thing, life, although it is not particularly useful.
Shapely front seats of the 2016 Lexus IS 250 offers exceptional comfort, even if expanded the F Sport cheeks could be more favorable during spirited maneuvers. As for the rear seat, he was completely transformed for this generation. With legroom and surprisingly reasonable head, he is now on par with the best in this segment, sometimes narrow. The trunk can hold up to 13.8 cubic feet of luggage, the above average is easy to hold, and rear seat-backs fold for extra load flexibility.
2016 Lexus IS 250 Engine
The 2016 Lexus IS 250 is supplied power from a 2.5-liter V6 producing 204 horsepower and 185 lb-ft of torque. A six-speed automatic is the only transmission and buyers can choose between the variants and against-all-wheel drive. In testing, a rear-wheel drive 250 accelerates from zero to 60 mph in 7.5 seconds, a warm weather for this segment.
The fuel consumption of the EPA estimated 24 mpg combined (21 city / highway 30) with rear wheel drive and 23 mpg combined (20/27) with all-wheel drive. Our diversity assessment mile route 120, the same rear-wheel drive IS 250 test car returned 23 mpg. Rivals with four-cylinder turbo dust of IS 250 in both acceleration and fuel economy, as well as the explosive six-cylinder BMW 335i a bit more economical at the pump.
2016 Lexus IS 250 Safety
Standard safety equipment on the 2016 Lexus IS 250 includes anti-lock disc brakes, traction and stability control, integrated into the front seats Side airbags, front knee airbags, side curtain airbags and rear-seat-mounted side airbags. In brake testing, the IS 250 F Sport with 18-inch wheels and summer tires came to a halt from 60 mph in 118 feet, a blunt edge over competitors equipped similarly.
Lexus Enform Safety Connect is standard and automatic collision notification, stolen vehicle locator, an Emergency Assistance Button and roadside assistance. Optional security updates include a reversing camera, front and rear parking sensors, blind spot monitoring, rear cross traffic alert and lane departure warning system with automatic headlights. The adaptive cruise control option provides collision preparation system that uses radar to traffic situation in front of the monitor, when a collision directly as is imminent, it automatically draws the front seat and increasing the initial braking power when the 2016 Lexus IS 250, brake automatically panic are not included.
2016 Lexus IS 250 Price
2016 Lexus IS 250 C base price is $36,550.
2016 Lexus IS 250 C starting price is $43,360.
2016 Lexus IS 250 C F Sport starting price is $45,910.