Offered with an MSRP of $40,820, the rear-drive IS 350 has 10 airbags, leatherette upholstery, dual-zone automatic climate control, pushbutton start, and power front seats. High-intensity-discharge headlights are standard, along with LED daytime running lights, a moonroof, and 60/40 split-folding rear seats, and 18-inch alloy wheels. The Display Audio system features an eight-inch screen and provides HD radio with traffic and weather updates, as well as Bluetooth and USB smartphone connectivity. Lexus Enform Safety Connect telematics (for crash response and concierge services) is included.
A Driver Mode Select system has Eco, Normal, and Sport modes. All-wheel drive also includes a Snow mode, and adds $2,215 to the IS 350 price.
Primary options include a pre-collision system, dynamic radar cruise control, blind-spot monitor with rear cross-traffic alert, power rear sunshade, intuitive parking assist, a heated steering wheel, and a backup camera. Premium, Premium Plus, Luxury, Navigation, and Navigation/Mark Levinson audio packages are available. Lexus’ navigation system features a Remote Touch Interface system (essentially, a point-and-click controller).