Toyota and Lexus sales continue upwards with 12.7% increase in April

UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) reported that it started off the second quarter of 2021 with strong sales of 9,280 vehicle for the Toyota and Lexus brands, a 12.7% increase over the number of vehicles delivered in March. The rising sales volume was largely driven by restored consumer purchasing confidence, with growing demand for the appealing […]

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2021 Lexus LM 350

RM1.148 million Lexus LM350 launched today and there are already more than 12 orders (w/VIDEO)

The launch of a model that costs a million ringgit (actually more) usually means it is from one of the premium luxury brands, typically a flagship model and usually a limousine unless it’s a super sportscar. But the million ringgit model (RM1.148 million without insurance) launched today is not a limousine – it’s a MPV… […]

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After a difficult 2020, Toyota sales are stronger in 2021 with 62% increase year-on-year

UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) reports strong growth in sales for the first quarter (Q1) of 2021. The Toyota/Lexus importer and distributor said the total number of new Toyota and Lexus vehicles sold in the first 3 months of the year were more than  17,000 units with a market share of approximately 12.1%, an increase of […]

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Why using a mobilephone while driving is a serious offence (w/VIDEO)

How long do you think it takes to glance at a SMS (text message on your mobilephone) when you’re driving? One second? Two seconds? You’re not alone. Most drivers believe that texting and driving creates only a momentary distraction. This week, Lexus in the USA has released a new video to shatter this common misconception. […]

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Sneakers inspired by new Lexus IS F SPORT (w/VIDEO)

To celebrate the launch of the 2021 Lexus IS, RTFKT – creators of virtual sneakers and collectibles – came out with a one-of-one shoe featuring design elements inspired by the IS 350 F Sport Dynamic Handling Package. From its athletic stance and slimmer headlights to its carbonfibre spoiler and bold colour schemes, the IS drove […]

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Bookings for 2021 Lexus LS 500 now accepted at Lexus Malaysia

Lexus Malaysia will soon have the new 2021 LS 500 in its showrooms and is taking bookings now. Two versions of the 5th generation model will be available for the Malaysian market – the LS 500 Luxury, and LS 500 Executive Kiriko. Prices start from RM1,023,629 for the LS 500 Luxury and from RM1,304,768 for the LS [...] Continue Reading
Lexus UX

Lexus Next Step Finance offers lower initial instalment rates in 3-tier H-P scheme

Lexus Malaysia’s range consists of 9 models from sedan to SUV to MPV, with the lowest-priced model being the UX. This compact SUV is available in 3 variants – Urban, Luxury and F SPORT – with prices starting from RM236,444 (excluding insurance and sales tax exemption of 5%). For those who have had their eye […]

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Lexus Malaysia adds new variants to RX and ES ranges

2021 sees the ranges of two of Lexus Malaysia’s popular models – the RX300 and ES250 – gaining additional versions. These are the new RX 300 Luxury Special Edition and ES 250 Limited. Orders are accepted at all 6 authorised Lexus outlets nationwide from mid-January, with sales beginning in February  2021. Without insurance premium, the […]

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