Kanto Auto Works Ltd., Kyushu, Japan
'08 Price Range
'07 Price Range
IS 250, IS 350, IS F
2.5L V-6; 3.5L V-6; 5.0L V-8
What's New for '08
- Rear seat passengers have more leg room thanks to redesigned front seatbacks.
- Additional interior revisions include illuminated scuff plates and a new change holder.
- Available as a midyear addition to the lineup, the high-performance "F" variant features an aluminum 416-hp, 5.0L V-8 with a dual intake system (having direct injection with secondary SFI intake port injectors) high-flow heads and variable valve timing.
- The "F" also features a distinctive grille and front fascia with extra air intake, race-tuned suspension and braking systems, and standard active Xenon headlights that follow steering wheel input for improved cornering visibility.
- Distinctive 19-in. wheels, performance tires and a unique, 8-speed automatic transmission with manual shift mode also are "F" exclusives.