As a luxury sedan, the 2018 Lexus GS 300 is more fun, especially the third generation, which is filled with all the latest technology and top-class features. Its cabin material is high quality, and everything is built with exacting precision. Add in an incredible reliability record and it’s no surprise that third generation of GS 300 is popular among consumers, despite the fact that the automotive press never fully talks about it.
The 2018 Lexus GS 300 is a luxury sedan is offered in single trim levels.
Powering the 2018 Lexus GS 300 is a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder that generates 241 hp and 258 pound-feet of torque. Power sent to the rear wheels through an eight-speed automatic transmission. All-wheel drive is not available for the GS 300. Also standard is an automatic engine stop-start function.
Lexus estimates that the GS 300 will reach 60 mph from zero in 7 seconds, which should translate to adequate, but far from exhilarating. EPA estimates fuel economy for the GS 300 at 26 mpg combined (22 city/32 highway).