With the Lexus IS 250 (predecessor: IS 200) Toyota's Lexus brand launched the second attempt in the sporty middle class to put a competitor against Audi A6, BMW 5 Series and the Mercedes-Benz E-Class. The V6 petrol engine of the Lexus IS 250 with a cylinder angle of 60 degrees makes 208 horsepower and is combined as standard with a manual six-speed gearbox. Surcharge and a 6-speed automatic is available. The standard features of the Lexus IS 250 as a new car includes, among other things, a cruise control, a trip computer and a sound system with CD changer (MP3 compatible). Alternatively you can for the sporty Lexus midsize sedan either the Luxury package (including a 17 inch LM wheels, bi-xenon headlights and heated, ventilated leather seats) or the Sport Package (18 inch light-alloy wheels, sports suspension, electric comfort seats, bi-xenon headlights, etc.) orders. Unusual extras such as a reversing camera or an adaptive cruise control system (ACC) with Pre-Crash Safety system (PCS) are available for the Lexus IS 250th By changing the final drive of the Lexus IS 250 from the 2011 model year, the average fuel consumption in the EU mix was reduced from 9.1 to 8.4 l/100 km. Also, the CO ² emission benefited with a reduction of 15 g / km to 194 g / km, the optimization of the sedan. Anyone want to buy a new or used car, you should look at this website.