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Lexus IS
2021 Lexus IS
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$39,000
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7.9
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Lexus IS Convertible
2015 Lexus IS Convertible
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$43,360
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Overview

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.5-liter V6 Gas
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 31 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 30 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.4 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.2 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Trunk Volume
10.8 ft³
Trunk Volume
2.4 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
2.5-liter V6 Gas
Horsepower
241 hp @ 5200 rpm
204 hp @ 6400 rpm
Torque
258 lb-ft @ 1650 rpm
185 lb-ft @ 4800 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
34.2 ft
33.5 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
18" x 8.5"
17" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8.5"
17" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P235/45VR18
P225/45VR17
Rear Tire
P235/45VR18
P245/45VR17
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
24 MPG
24 MPG
City
21 MPG
21 MPG
Highway
31 MPG
30 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.4 (Est) Tons/yr
7.3 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
17.4 gallons
17.2 gallons
Cruising Range City
365.4 miles
361.2 miles
Cruising Range Highway
539.4 miles
516 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
185.4 in
182.5 in
Height
56.5 in
55.7 in
Max Width
72.4 in
70.9 in
Front Width
62.2 in
60.4 in
Rear Width
62 in
60.4 in
Wheelbase
110.2 in
107.5 in
Ground Clearance
5.5 in
5.1 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
4 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
44.8 in
44.1 in
Front Seat Headroom
38.2 in
38.3 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
55.9 in
54.2 in
Front Seat Hip Room
54.3 in
54.3 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
32.2 in
25.9 in
Rear Seat Headroom
36.9 in
36.1 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
53.4 in
44.7 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
54 in
43.3 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,715 lbs
3,816 lbs

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
10.8 ft³
2.4 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Atomic Silver
  • Caviar
  • Cloudburst Gray
  • Eminent White Pearl
  • Grecian Water
  • Iridium
  • Matador Red Mica
  • Deep Sea Mica
  • Matador Red Mica
  • Nebula Gray Pearl
  • Obsidian
  • Silver Lining Metallic
  • Starfire Pearl
  • Ultra White
  • Ultrasonic Blue

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Glazed Caramel, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Rioja Red, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Alabaster, Leather Seat Trim
  • Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Black, Perforated Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim
  • F-Sport Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Light Gray, Perforated Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim
  • Red, Perforated Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim
  • Saddle, Perforated Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Premium Sound System
Standard
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Optional
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Not Available
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Optional
Not Available

Comfort

Navigation System
Optional
Optional
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Optional
Automatic Parking
Optional
Not Available
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Optional
Optional
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Optional
Optional
Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Standard
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Not Available
Standard
Seat Memory
Not Available
Optional
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Standard
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Optional
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Optional
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Rear Side Air Bag
Standard
Not Available

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
6 Years / Unlimited Miles
6 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
Maintenance
1 Years / 10,000 Miles
1 Years / 10,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / Unlimited Miles