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2022 Lexus NX 350 is the latest luxury SUV from Lexus

NX Redefines Lexus Luxury

CHATHAM, Mass. – Every time Lexus introduces a new or completely redesigned/reengineered model, it moves the luxury/technology/performance needle up several notches. One of the latest examples is the thoroughly re-thought NX compact sport-utility/crossover vehicle (SUV/CUV) range. Interested consumers can choose…

Lawsuits filed against Porsche and Toyota over brake squeal were recently dismissed

Porsche, Lexus Brake-Squeal Suits Dismissed

LOS ANGELES — Porsche and Lexus recently saw separate federal lawsuits dismissed which had alleged their vehicles’ brake squeal was indicative of defective and dangerous products. Earlier this year Hovsep Hagopian v. Toyota Motor North America, Inc., et al was…

Akebono has added ProACT premium brake kits for certain Toyota and Lexus models

ProACT Kit for Toyota, Lexus from Akebono

Source: Akebono Brake Corporation announcement Farmington Hills, Mich. — Akebono Brake Corporation has added front brake coverage for a variety of Toyota and Lexus vehicles in the ProACT Ultra-Premium Disc Brake Pad line.  Kit also includes Premium 301 Stainless Steel…

NRS Brakes Adds Lexus IS300/350 Pads

Source: NRS Brakes announcement TORONTO – Complementing the Lexus IS300 and IS350, which are known for being “stand out loud,” NRS Brakes offers the quiet assurance that comes with its outstanding noise-canceling brake pad piston cushions and shims. The new…

Lexus Launches New IS with Safety, ADAS Upgrades

PLANO, Texas – Lexus went online to launch the latest iteration of its rear-wheel-drive IS luxury sport sedan with improvements in all aspects, including safety and advance driver assist systems. The four-door combines performance with the signature Lexus combination of…

Lexus Puts Best Seller into Sporty Package

CHATHAM, Mass. – Mid-size sport utility vehicles (SUVs) are ubiquitous – no matter where you turn driving the roads of America, you will see them. Heavily sprinkled throughout the group will be the Lexus’s best-selling RX models, and after a…

Toyota and Lexus Cease Sales Of Some Hybrids Over Brakes

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA–Toyota and Lexus Australia have put sales of various hybrid models on hold over an issue related to the regenerative braking system. “At this stage the Toyota vehicles affected are Camry, Corolla Hatch, RAV4 and Prius. For Lexusthe models affected are Lexus ES and UX,” the company said in a statement. “Toyota has…

Three more automakers hit AEB target early

AEB Target Hit by Three More Companies

Source: Insurance Institute for Highway Safety announcement ARLINGTON, Va. — Mitsubishi, Nissan/Infiniti and Stellantis installed automatic-emergency braking (AEB) on more than 95 percent of the vehicles they produced between Sept. 1, 2021, and Aug. 31, 2022, joining 12 automakers that…

ADVICS launched nine new OE rotors

ADVICS Launches New OE Rotors

Source: Aisin announcement TORRANCE, Calif. – ADVICS, the leader in advanced braking technology and member of the AISIN Group of companies, expands its rotor offerings with nine new, U.S.-manufactured brake rotors. This expansion adds approximately 10 million vehicles in operation…

ADVICS launched 44 new brake pad SKUs

ADVICS Launches 44 Pad SKUs

Source: ADVICS announcement TORRANCE, Calif., – ADVICS, a leader in advanced braking technology and member of the AISIN Group of companies, announced that it is expanding coverage of its brake pad product line by adding approximately 24 million to its…

Toyota recalls Tundra and Lexus NX models due to faulty EPB

Toyota Recalls Trucks, SUVs for Faulty EPB

PLANO, Texas – Toyota has agreed to recall certain model-year 2022 Toyota Tundra full-size pickup trucks and Lexus NX 250 and NX 350 sport-utility vehicles which may have faulty electronic parking brakes (EPB). The recall population covers 83,725 trucks and…

Ioniq 5 is a different BEV

Ioniq 5 Breaks EV Mold

CHATHAM, Mass. – The Hyundai Ioniq 5 electric vehicle (EV) does not look like anything else on the road on Cape Cod – or anywhere else in the U.S. for that matter, making a statement the Korean automaker will be…

Toyota recalling 500K models to fix software issue

Toyota Recall to Fix Software Issue

Source: Toyota announcement PLANO, Texas – Toyota is conducting a noncompliance safety recall involving certain Toyota Venza, Mirai, RAV4 Hybrid, RAV4 Prime, Sienna HV, Highlander HV and Lexus LS500h, LX600, NX350h and NX450h+ vehicles in the U.S. Approximately 460,000 vehicles…

Summit Reserve the Peak of Jeep Luxury

Summit Reserve the Peak of Jeep Luxury

CHATHAM, Mass. – Climbing mountains has never been an issue for Jeep vehicles and the Grand Cherokee L, the brand’s three-row sport utility vehicle (SUV) reaches new heights in luxury, features and capabilities with the Summit Reserve trim we recently…