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Lexus News: Lexus Reveals A Picture Of The Next LS

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William Maley

Staff Writer - CheersandGears.com

July 28, 2012

Yesterday, Lexus revealed a single picture of the new LS on their Facebook page. The picture posted on their Facebook page appears to be the new LS F-Sport.

Lexus hasn't released any details about new LS, waiting till Monday to release all of the information. But the picture does give us a peek of what to expect.

The LS looks to be a mix of the GS and the current LS. The spindle grille makes its way on the new LS. This being the F-Sport model, the LS gets more aggressive styling and suspension bits. There could also be a power increase in store for it.

We'll learn more about the LS when Lexus reveals all on Monday.

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William Maley is a staff writer for Cheers & Gears. He can be reached at william.maley@cheersandgears.com or you can follow him on twitter at @realmudmonster.

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balthazar    1,996

The lexus brand is so amorphous & generic, design-wise. Here, they've basically taken the audi big mouth grille & dented in the sides. The rest could easily be a large corolla- no distinction, no cache. Grille is not ugly, its just not moving the brand forward.

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smk4565    350

Looks like the same as the current car, aside from the new grille, which is hideous. The tag line for this car could be "the new LS460, now with more Camry!" The 2007 Lexus LS460 looked decent, it was boring, but it at least had a subtle sophistication to it and some elegance. Since it seems like in their desire to make it less boring, it just got uglier and uglier. Just another victim for the S-class now, and the posers that buy a LS460 for $65k because they can't afford and S-class can now buy an Equus, which is better than this thing.

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      112,275
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