2021 Lexus IS Preview

October 31st, 2020 by

2021 Lexus IS 350 Sedan

The 2021 Lexus IS redesign brings a lot of exciting upgrades and new additions to the table. Not only is the latest IS the first Lexus to debut Lexus Driving Signature — or enhanced body rigidity — but it also boasts the new Lexus Safety System+ 2.5 and a plethora of options for the already feature-packed interior. If you’re as excited as we are about the arrival of the 2021 Lexus IS, read on to learn more about this revolutionary sport sedan’s trims, prices, specs, and features. 

Lexus IS Design 

For 2021, the new Lexus IS gets a lower, more athletic stance that’s about 1.2 inches wider than the previous model’s. To give the body an even more streamlined look, the taillamps have been merged into a single slim bar that’s narrowest at the center of the rear. The IS 350 F Sport is equipped with staggered-width 19-inch wheels, complemented by Gloss Black stylings around the grille, rear lip spoiler, and lower rocker. The 2021 Lexus IS redesign promises a sportier style that melds luxury and motorsports. 

Lexus IS Trims & Specs 

Voorhees shoppers can choose from three 2021 Lexus IS configurations — all of which have their own engines. Here’s a quick breakdown of their prices and specs for your reference: 

2021 Lexus IS 300 RWD ($39,000 Starting MSRP)

  • Rear-wheel drive
  • 241-hp 2.0L turbocharged in-line 4 engine rated at 258 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed Sport Direct-Shift automatic transmission with paddle shifters
  • 21 mpg city/31 mpg highway 

2021 Lexus IS 300 AWD ($41,000 Starting MSRP)

  • All-wheel drive
  • 260-hp 3.5L V6 engine rated at 236 lb-ft of torque
  • 6-speed paddle-shift transmission
  • 19 mpg city/26 mpg highway 

2021 Lexus IS F Sport RWD ($42,900 Starting MSRP)

  • Rear-wheel drive 
  • 311-hp 3.5L V6 engine rated at 280 lb-ft of torque 
  • 8-speed Sport Direct-Shift automatic transmission with paddle shifters
  • 20 mpg city/28 mpg highway 

2021 Lexus IS 350 F Sport AWD ($44,900 Starting MSRP)

  • All-wheel drive 
  • 311-hp 3.5L V6 engine rated at 280 lb-ft of torque 
  • 6-speed paddle-shift transmission
  • 19 mpg city/26 mpg highway 

Lexus IS Interior 

The Lexus IS interior makes every trip around Moorestown more enjoyable than the last with the following comfort and design features: 

  • Dual-zone automatic climate control 
  • NuLuxe® interior trim 
  • 8-way power-adjustable front seats 
  • 60/40-split fold-down rear seat 
  • Available heated and ventilated front seats 
  • Available Ash trim 
  • Available Geometric trim 
  • Available Black Metallic trim 
  • Available F Sport heated Ash wood-trimmed steering wheel (F Sport models only) 

And, while you’re out and about, the Lexus IS keeps you informed and connected with state-of-the-art infotainment technologies, such as: 

  • Lexus Multimedia System with an 8-inch touchscreen display 
  • Remote Touchpad 
  • Voice Command with Bluetooth® and USB smartphone connectivity 
  • Lexus app (Enform™ Remote engine start, service scheduling, Vehicle Health Reports/Alerts, and more) 
  • Lexus Enform™ Wi-Fi (4GB/three-month trial) 
  • Apple CarPlay®/Android Auto™
  • Amazon Alexa compatibility 
  • Available 10.3-inch high-resolution touchscreen 

Lexus IS Safety Technology 

Whether you’re running errands around Philadelphia or hitting the road for a family road-trip, the Lexus IS sports sedan will work hard to keep you and your passengers safe. Enjoy greater peace of mind with the following: 

  • New Lexus Safety System+ 2.5: For 2021, the Lexus Safety System+ (LSS+) graduates to the Lexus Safety System+ 2.5 (LSS+ 2.5). Enhancements, such as an upgraded camera for driver assists like the Pre-Collision System, offer added safety. New additions, such as the Blind Spot Monitor, make it easier to be more aware of happenings on the road. 
  • Lexus Enform™ Safety Connect: This system comes with a three-year trial with access to Lexus Enform™ response centers — no matter the day or time. If you’re ever involved in a collision or your vehicle is stolen, this system will use GPS technology to send emergency assistance to your car’s location. 

Stay Updated on the 2021 Lexus IS with Lexus of Cherry Hill! 

The 2021 Lexus IS is scheduled to arrive in showrooms across the country in the late fall of 2020. Contact us online or call us at (856) 727-1111 to learn more about the IS sports sedan, or to schedule a test drive with any of our other new Lexus models. Have your heart set on the 2021 Lexus IS? Reserve yours now at Lexus of Cherry Hill!


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