417 Horsepower Lexus IS-F Will be Released in the US Next February

Lexus’ version of the M3 and RS4 is going to be released on Christmas day in Japan. It has now been slipped that the high-performance version of the IS will make it to the US this coming February.

According to Lexus chief Takeshi Yoshida we will only have to wait a few more months to see the car in your neighborhood Lexus showoom. Yoshida let it slip at a recent media event that Europe and the US will receive the IS-F either by late February or early March.

Lexus hopes to sell 7,000 units worldwide, with 5,500 of those sales coming from the US. The IS-F is powered by a 5.0L V8 with 417 horsepower and 371 lb-ft of torque.

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