Lexus aims to triple US sales of its IS sports car


DETROIT, Aug 25 (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp.'s premium Lexus brand plans to sell nearly 40,000 of its all-new IS luxury sports cars in the U.S. market next year, more than tripling the current sales of the model they replace. Lexus aims to sell 3,300 of the IS 250 and IS 350 sports sedans a month, Deborah Meyer, Lexus vice president for marketing told reporters on Thursday. The vehicles, which have been completely redesigned for the 2006 model year, can accelerate from zero to 60 miles ...

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