Is this a good idea?

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Lexus gave us the brand new IS500 and it got me thinking: Is this even a good idea?
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Donut Media
Donut Media Acum 9 Zile
Big thanks to Lexus for giving us this opportunity! If you want to see us debut more cars on Donut, give me a "vroom vroom Daddy!"
Mr. Kreepercat
Mr. Kreepercat Acum o Zi
vroom vroom Daddy!
Bogdan Pavlyuk
Bogdan Pavlyuk Acum 2 Zile
vroom vroom daddy
Eulus Garza
Eulus Garza Acum 2 Zile
Yet Another Useless Specs Car, quite stupid indeed.
TrinityxNight 666
TrinityxNight 666 Acum 3 Zile
Where is my 6 speed stick lexis I don’t care about paddle shifters
Project Dane
Project Dane Acum 3 Zile
Literally heard this in James’ voice
F165
F165 Acum 5 ore
Mo James baby
A
A Acum 6 ore
James ! James ! James ! James !
S 12345
S 12345 Acum 9 ore
It's nice but not very affordable. So $100,000 ++ like the LC500 :(
Harley Norris
Harley Norris Acum 11 ore
Nobody gives a wank what's under the hood when it looks like crap in this day and age it's all about the looks that's why bmw are so saught after it's the image/lifestyle associated it's a shame lexus can't employ a decent designer to win the hearts and wallets of the people
HanFei
HanFei Acum 13 ore
You debut a car for Lexus and put on mobile game sponsored content? 👎👎👎👎👎👎👎👎👎👎👎👎👎👎 Absolutely 0 class.
Benny der Vogel
Benny der Vogel Acum 13 ore
it looks like the stupid disgusting bmw too. ;-)
Bob Outélama
Bob Outélama Acum 15 ore
I still drive the first Lexus IS300. A wagon version with a small turbo build. This car looks gorgeous, it aged well and you can drift it, take it to the track, or drive it daily. It's a familly car and an enthousiast car in the same package and it slays even recent cars, that are much less able to deal with curvy roads. I'm sure the IS500 will be a beast.
Smartrior
Smartrior Acum 18 ore
Emmm... actually M4 produces 473 horse powers, so you are wrong there with "Producing more than M4" thing going on Also, much easier to tune up :D
Mr Willyum
Mr Willyum Acum 18 ore
All that plastic. Still overpriced cheap Chinese made products.
Luke Chapman
Luke Chapman Acum o Zi
Do you guys not just have the ISF over there?
Jesus Mota
Jesus Mota Acum o Zi
does anyone know what type of cover is at 0:33 ?
Kelly Johnson
Kelly Johnson Acum o Zi
Its a 4 dr rcF.
Adrian Vegas
Adrian Vegas Acum o Zi
Uhhh I don't know what he's talking about, the car looks aggressive and fast as hell.
Selector Spinnaz
Selector Spinnaz Acum o Zi
This is a sleeper how?
Axept
Axept Acum o Zi
Me with my 01 Is300: O.o.O
F.Meyer cr7
F.Meyer cr7 Acum o Zi
This car gives a bit of hope
Viva Las Vegas
Viva Las Vegas Acum o Zi
Honestly though, the Lexus V8 sounds effeminate compared to the naturally aspirated 5.2L FLAT-PLANE crank V8 in the GT350R and it’s manual! In 40 years time, the GT350R will be a highly sought after classic, Lexus V8(automatic) not so much, but it’s RELIABLE....LOL. rokey.info/key/video/qqqef7Vrac-ip9Y.html
Ali Sadiq
Ali Sadiq Acum o Zi
Its funny to give V8 to IS not the LS ...the world is moving the wrong side 😵
abade Al
abade Al Acum o Zi
Is is not good for v8 if they put it in Es will be better
abade Al
abade Al Acum o Zi
This true Toyota does not have boring cars now but they should make the interior not looking boring without rising the price
abade Al
abade Al Acum o Zi
While everyone marketing E cars Toyota Lexus start to put v6 in Camry and v8 in the Lexus brand this company is garbage and late
chris walker
chris walker Acum o Zi
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SQUIBBLES1677
SQUIBBLES1677 Acum 2 Zile
We really need old bumper to bumper back and i think nolan should take over
Jeff Krystofolski
Jeff Krystofolski Acum 2 Zile
Old news. GSF came out years ago.
catalina reed
catalina reed Acum 2 Zile
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war2death
war2death Acum 2 Zile
as long as they stop using BMW engines
wilgarcia1
wilgarcia1 Acum 2 Zile
Damn I wish I had Cash like that. I am planning on getting a used one for next winter =D
alo93533
alo93533 Acum 2 Zile
WILL IT COME WITH INTERIOR AMBIENT LIGHTING??!!
yesnt
yesnt Acum 2 Zile
time to turbo.
ExileXCross
ExileXCross Acum 2 Zile
"where did this car come from?" They finally realized it didn't make sense chopping up IS's to frankenstein into GS F's and just figured out how to stuff the v8 into an IS.
John Carpenter
John Carpenter Acum 2 Zile
Lexus is also the company that has made the LX570 J201 concept and the GXOR concept recently. Someone, somewhere in that company makes cool stuff. I'm glad they are letting them off the leash a bit more.
Jnagime
Jnagime Acum 2 Zile
*For $80k you get a V8 with ugly wheels,no Brembo brakes no special sport suspension no carbon fiber aeros(gloss black)yeah this is for the enthusiast*
Youngblood
Youngblood Acum 2 Zile
*GODZILLA*
kaleb malloy
kaleb malloy Acum 2 Zile
2006 GS430 (3rd gen) is my sleeper.. faster then my fsport for sure
Jesse Grauer
Jesse Grauer Acum 2 Zile
No manual option, no dice.
Tristan Perry
Tristan Perry Acum 2 Zile
When Toyota announced the Land Cruiser V8 is off the table, that was the signal to me that the V8 is over at Toyota
Biscuits
Biscuits Acum 2 Zile
looks like an RC F so pog
Ch6in Re6ction
Ch6in Re6ction Acum o Zi
Yea just like the BMW 3-series looks like the 4-series and the Audi A4 looks like the A5
KiedyśToByło
KiedyśToByło Acum 2 Zile
everyone: mitsubishi please listen!!!!!!!!
Viper 2-1
Viper 2-1 Acum 2 Zile
Dang I really thought they will remake the LFA even though not many bought it the LFA was a car I loved cuz of the exhaust tone
homesloice
homesloice Acum 2 Zile
vroom vroom daddy nolan 😩🥵
Dykota
Dykota Acum 2 Zile
This thing is freaking rad!!!
fatpad00
fatpad00 Acum 2 Zile
Why make it? Because it costs them basically $0 in R&D and they can charge a premium.
Chris
Chris Acum 2 Zile
Finally a Lexus I’d trade my BMW 440 in for. 👍
yungkorch
yungkorch Acum 2 Zile
R.I.P. mister GS F
Mohammed Adnaan
Mohammed Adnaan Acum 2 Zile
It's basically a mustang
Chris Norcross
Chris Norcross Acum 2 Zile
It Is a very VERY good idea.
Nilankoor Biswas
Nilankoor Biswas Acum 2 Zile
That car looks sexy.
YanzoDaDon
YanzoDaDon Acum 2 Zile
The last day of old tech is better than the first day of new tech
canoeshoe
canoeshoe Acum 3 Zile
How did- of all the car channels does Donut get the actual car?
T
T Acum 3 Zile
At this point we all can agree, how backwards their interior and Infotainment is, I mean everything is functional and works but we all know Benz, BMW and Audi is atleast 10 years ahead of them.
Dylan Morris
Dylan Morris Acum o Zi
That's why I think it won't sell. Customers will sit in it and go somewhere else lol.
Leon Phelps
Leon Phelps Acum 3 Zile
👍👍👍🌵🌵🌵
16Jayyy
16Jayyy Acum 3 Zile
I need this car!! Who do I talk to about it being a reasonable price!? 😂
Bob Ross
Bob Ross Acum 3 Zile
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mehtab johal
mehtab johal Acum 3 Zile
It’s not a hybrid and not electric I love it it’s a v8 YES!
ethan lopez
ethan lopez Acum 3 Zile
Quad tips started on the IS F, which was the start of the Lexus 5.0L V8, and it is also the same engine in the RC F
Ch6in Re6ction
Ch6in Re6ction Acum o Zi
The 5.0s start was actually in the LS600hL
Larry Malbog
Larry Malbog Acum 3 Zile
Thank you gamestonk, I'll take two. (I wish)
Cody K
Cody K Acum 3 Zile
Lexus v8 gang 🔥🔥🔥🔥
wormer66
wormer66 Acum 3 Zile
id love to have one of these cars but id bet anything they want something STUPID like $45k+ for it.... *eyeroll*
Carboy Dorifuto party
Carboy Dorifuto party Acum 2 Zile
The base models already start in the 40s so this'll likely be 55-60k
bankai519
bankai519 Acum 3 Zile
Just missing the 10speed
edward thomas jr
edward thomas jr Acum 3 Zile
First off! The V6 Camry is a beast and the ultimate sleeper because no one expects it. No Camry bashing...The FKS is in the Camry, the FSE is in the IS. Different motor...but the ISF has been around forever so I am only impressed that they changed the name back to to AlphaNumeric. I’m a Toyota fan since the Supra days and the LS400 so I get mad when people say they’re slow or boring. They aren’t. Have never been!
GG MusicYT
GG MusicYT Acum 3 Zile
A performance Lexus with a V8 and cheap price? gimmie that
Vincent Din
Vincent Din Acum 3 Zile
Very cool, props for Lexus putting a nice V8 in that chassis.
Satoshi Nakamoto
Satoshi Nakamoto Acum 3 Zile
he pulled the tarp off and i came
Liam Anderson
Liam Anderson Acum 3 Zile
Man i think that its great that donut is getting to reveal this car!!! RIDE ON!!
Alex Miller
Alex Miller Acum 3 Zile
The back looks like an altima.... other than the quad exhaust obviously
Clifton Cheng
Clifton Cheng Acum 3 Zile
With a magnificent V8 and rear wheel drive, it shouldn’t be called an IS 500 F-Sport. It should just be called the IS-F
Ch6in Re6ction
Ch6in Re6ction Acum o Zi
They can charge less by branding it as the IS500. Also if this is ONLY the IS500 then that means they could come out with a bonkers IS-F.
eric henderson
eric henderson Acum 3 Zile
it’s a beautiful car. sure it’s not the quickest but not everyone wants the quickest car lol. it’s beautiful, luxurious, AND it’s reliable.
AlphaRally16
AlphaRally16 Acum 3 Zile
They need to update that steering wheel that looks like its from 2010
Tyler Haasis
Tyler Haasis Acum 3 Zile
As a new owner of an rc I say yes they are making cars for us !!
上善若水
上善若水 Acum 3 Zile
There is one biggest problem with this car, "I can't afford it"
rodk691
rodk691 Acum 3 Zile
If you like Lexus and don't mind a used one, they are affordable and most reliable. I picked up an eight year old 2010 ISF for a bit over a third of the original price. The ISF is a sleeper, those not in the know thinks it's a FSport 350 or worse a 250.
sylvian blade
sylvian blade Acum 3 Zile
Toyota's new CEO is a treasure for all enthusiasts.
catalina reed
catalina reed Acum 3 Zile
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TrinityxNight 666
TrinityxNight 666 Acum 3 Zile
Only gripe is that there is no 6 speed 👎 if u want my money give me a stick
TrinityxNight 666
TrinityxNight 666 Acum 3 Zile
I want it
Night Driver
Night Driver Acum 3 Zile
In 2 years it'll fade into obscurity, because enthusiasts don't buy cars, they prefer posting on the internet that they would buy a car with this and that.
Billy McDonald
Billy McDonald Acum 3 Zile
I reckon the staring price will be 75k aus
Gameel The Second
Gameel The Second Acum 3 Zile
I just want a new Toyota celica man
xerrio
xerrio Acum 3 Zile
I don't get it. How much is this "enthusiast car" worth? Dude, this is going to be a stratospheric price, it is a Lexus... A real "enthusiast car" is worth max 30k(€) and is designed to allows for easy aftermarket parts installation (space in the engine bay, few luxury interior parts, areas intended for drilling...). How much does this boat weight? Was it really necessary to have 4 tailpipes? In my opinion, this is a luxury car, not a tuner/enthusiast car and Lexus shouldn't advertise it as such. Let Toyota do the sport with GR and TRD and let Lexus do the luxury...
Holzwurm _HD
Holzwurm _HD Acum 3 Zile
I cant stand V8's... I guess this just isn't for me.
Holzwurm _HD
Holzwurm _HD Acum 3 Zile
Just from the thumbnail I thought This has to be either a Toyota or a Lexus
MrCobaltScar
MrCobaltScar Acum 3 Zile
This car is SO BORING.
Ajay Purbhoosing
Ajay Purbhoosing Acum 3 Zile
You didn't mention the Lexus IFS 2010 onwards? This is an updated version
BkS Media
BkS Media Acum 3 Zile
I'm really sad they're only selling this in North America. The UK & Europe would like it too Lexus! C'mon!!!
DRALOX GAMING
DRALOX GAMING Acum 3 Zile
Its automatic come on !!!!!
Anatoliy
Anatoliy Acum 3 Zile
Thanks to all who buys Prius we can buy this V8 monster :) I like that 😀 those guys thinks they saving planet, but actually they giving opportunity to petrol heads still buy a new N/A V8 car 🤣🤣🤣
_ nuclearism
_ nuclearism Acum 3 Zile
every car brand nowadays: okay let`s put that 1.0 liter engine and give it a turbo, omg we love environment so much UwU Lexus: *sniffs a giant pile of coke* PUT THAT 5.0 V8 IN THAT BITCH
George Cupac
George Cupac Acum 3 Zile
Not interested! Where's the manual V8??
Abdullah Kharkash
Abdullah Kharkash Acum 3 Zile
30 years later we still want the reproduction of the MK4.
Carboy Dorifuto party
Carboy Dorifuto party Acum 2 Zile
Won't happen. Especially with it selling terribly in the US market and even getting yanked out of the US market years before the end of its production.
Laurie B
Laurie B Acum 3 Zile
I love the way the numbers in the name matching the size of the engine was carefully explained like it was some novel mind blowing concept!
South of Hollywood
South of Hollywood Acum 3 Zile
Lexus has always been made by Toyota in a Toyota factory. It's hard for car guys to think of Lexus as something special.
Carboy Dorifuto party
Carboy Dorifuto party Acum 2 Zile
There expensive for what they are compared to other cars with similar stats.
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Billy Shea
Billy Shea Acum 4 Zile
Toyota really went from taking cars out of video games for racing to putting v8s in Camrys 😂😂
MotoBoy
MotoBoy Acum 4 Zile
M are sellouts...it's cool, but i'm not sure I'd stretch to call it an enthusiast car without an oil cooler
Francis Lapointe
Francis Lapointe Acum 4 Zile
what's the music playing?
Dat IS3FITTY
Dat IS3FITTY Acum 4 Zile
Looks Good
Hajime
Hajime Acum 4 Zile
Come on Lexus. If you gonna make ask them to make video on the car, let them drive.
Matthew Valentin
Matthew Valentin Acum 4 Zile
I LOOOOVE how they show how long the ad will be with the yellow line
Vincent Truong
Vincent Truong Acum 4 Zile
All the dislikes are from bmw owners.
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