Toyota to start selling Lexus luxury car in Japan


TOKYO, May 26 (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp said on Wednesday it will start selling its high-end Lexus cars in the Japanese market in August next year, with an annual sales target of 50,000 to 60,000 vehicles. Toyota, Japan's top automaker and the world's third-biggest, will offer four Lexus vehicle series -- the LS, GS, IS and SC -- in Japan within a year of the launch. The Lexus will be sold through a new network of 180 dealers, Toyota said. The Lexus nameplate, born in the United ...

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