Cars with luxury features embedded in it are a common theme for all the modern cars. Lexus is amongst those carmakers that started this revolution in the automobile world. You can find a perfect blend of luxury with modern touch in every Lexus car, which is quite evident from its recent launch, 2008 Lexus GS 350 AWD.
This car has kept the legacy of its manufacturer in every respect and has been regarded amongst the most luxurious car rolled out from the manufacturing unit of Lexus.
Interior and Exterior Features
By seeing the outer body structure, you would get the feeling of car that it is dynamic and very sturdy. You can choose the color of the car and even have the option to select between the metallic and non metallic paints. Unlike most other cars, 2008 Lexus GS 350 AWD has an air dam at both the sides and is also supplemented by aero cladding.
Interior decor of this car is very luxurious with carpets on floors and simulated leathers on doors. Dark Gray, Golden Birds Eye Maple or Red Genuine Walnut Wood Trim is situated on shift knob, doors, center floor console and steering wheel. On top of that, inside lighting system has also been designed in such a way so as to match the interior decor and finishing.
Luxury and comfort features go hand in hand, which is why 2008 Lexus GS 350 AWD also scores very high on comfort grounds. This car is outfitted with front reclining bucket seats and rear bench seats. Both the front and the rear seat are provided with adjustable headrest with an extra fold down armrest for the rear passengers. Dual lumbar supports are provided for the front passenger and driver.
Suspension and Transmission Features
2008 Lexus GS 350 AWD has a 6-speed automatic transmission, which is electronically controlled and assisted with snow mode and overdrive. Besides, it has a Double Wishbone front suspension and Multi-Link rear suspension assisted with shock absorbers and coil springs.
To get the best results on sharp edges and turns, where braking is very important and crucial, 2008 Lexus GS 350 AWD is equipped with front 333 millimeter vented disc brakes and rear 310 millimeter vented disc brakes. Brakes are electronically assisted with controlled slip differential.
If you ever wanted to buy a car with an amalgamation of safety and luxury, then this is the car you were looking for. Very high on safety features, 2008 Lexus GS 350 AWD is fitted with driver and passenger airbags with cutoff sensors. The side airbags are seat mounted and head airbags are present on the ceiling. It also features crash sensors, anti trap device and front & rear pretensioners.
Though, luxury was the main target but other features were also not compromised and that is the main quality, which makes 2008 Lexus GS 350 AWD very unique and matchless.
Body: 4-door sedan
Engine: 3.5 liter V6 303 hp
Transmission: 6-speed automatic
Torque: 274 units
Power: 303 hp
For: Excellent deign and body structure
Against: Fuel economy can be improved as there are other cars with better mileage