2015 Lexus RC Coupe

Jan 5th
Sure, it sports bulging fender flares, Porsche 959–esque slatted vents in its rear quarters, and a menacing spindle-shaped maw that looks like it inhales pavement by the slab, but don’t let the plumage fool you. The F Sport iteration of the new Lexus RC350 is really a smooth operator and more of a spiritual successor to Lexus’s first luxury coupe,…
2015 Lexus RC Coupe

Dec 14th
Whenever an automaker decides to fire a coupe into the market, it most often plucks a sedan from its quiver of cars, cuts a few inches out of the wheelbase, excises two doors, and wraps it in a swoopy body aimed to seduce the emotional hearts—not the practical minds—of buyers. Not Lexus. Not this time around. The all-new RC350 is…
2017 Lexus RC Coupe

Nov 17th
As a counterpart to the recently evolved segment of shapelier but less practical SUV “coupes,” another contrarian group of vehicles has cropped up at the opposite end of the spectrum: luxury two-doors with only moderately powerful engines. While they may look like sporty grand tourers, they’re missing a key ingredient—power—to really call them that. The Lexus RC Turbo coupe, badged…
2016 Lexus RC Coupe

Nov 10th
The Lexus RC is a relative newcomer to the compact-premium-coupe segment, which perhaps is why this “radical coupe” seems to be striving. The twisted-hourglass grille, sculpted-from-meringue fenders, ribbed taillamps, and squinty side glass distinguish this Lexus from the more staid competitors, such as the Audi A5, BMW 4-series, and Cadillac ATS. And our test car’s Creamsicle-orange paint job further separates…