Lexus Reveals New GS 250 Base Model

The new entry-level model for the GS saloon has been revealed in the form of the GS 250, equipped with a 209 hp 2.5-liter V6 Dual VVT-i engine with D-4S direct port injection. The base car was shown today at the China International Automobile Exhibition in Guangzhou, which will be open to the public tomorrow.
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The V6 is capable of pushing the GS from 0-100km/h (62mph) in 8.6 seconds and on to a top speed of 230km/h (143mph). The 2.5-liter is mated to a '6 Super ECT' close-ratio 6-speed automatic transmission with a sequential manual shifting mode.

Despite being the least powerful model of the range, the GS 250 is available with the optional F Sport Package that adds cosmetic touches like a fresh bumper and 19-inch alloys, plus a sportier suspension setup.


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