2008 Lexus IS 250
    $30,855 - $34,485

    2008 Lexus IS 250 Review Summaries

    What reviewers liked most about the Lexus IS 250

    • ...the new Lexus IS looks like the finished thought that was the previous IS design -- elements such as the grille, tail lights and headlamps seem drawn through to completion, with sharper edges, larger badges and closed shapes.

      - AutoSite.com
    • The ride is controlled but soft, and its silent cabin, devoid of any noise, harshness or vibration, is a portrait of tranquility.

      - Edmunds.com
    • We enjoyed driving them, particularly the more powerful IS 350. It's fast, it sticks in corners and it stops with authority.

      - New Car Test Drive

    What reviewers liked least about the Lexus IS 250

    • Also not so hot is the grunt generated from the IS 250; buyers will find themselves wishing for a little more when going fast in a straight line.

      - AutoSite.com
    • In back, the space is barely adequate for two average-sized humans. The enter-rear position is impossible.

      - Cars.com

    Lexus IS 250 Comparisons

    • Behind the wheel, the IS 250 is all about comfort and coddling, offering the sort of gentle driving experience Lexus is known for while trailing the 3 Series in terms of athleticism.

      - Edmunds.com
    • The new IS 250 and IS 350 are considerably larger than last year's IS 300 models and they're stuffed with creature comforts.

      - New Car Test Drive

    Best one-liner about the Lexus IS 250

    • Mercedes-Benz, BMW, and Audi should start worrying now...

      - Motor Trend
    • ...you could call the IS a GS mini-me...

      - AutoSite.com
    • Mercedes-Benz, BMW, and Audi should start worrying now...

      - Motor Trend
    • Its stance is purposeful, with hips elevated like a sprinter in the blocks, muscles tensed, ready to spring.

      - New Car Test Drive

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