Lexus unveiled its redesigned 2013 GS 350 sedan in August. Last week, Lexus announced pricing for the luxury large car, which will start at $46,900 when it goes on sale in early February. The rear-wheel drive GS 350’s base price is the same as the current base GS 350’s price, but the $49,450 all-wheel drive model sees a $600 price increase.
The 2013 GS 350 gets a new exterior and chassis as well as updates to the interior. Lexus says the exterior design was based on the Lexus LFA sports car. The rear-wheel drive 2013 Lexus GS 350 will get a 3.5-liter V6 engine that produces 306 horsepower. The base engine is mated to a six-speed sequential shift automatic transmission with paddle shifters. Drivers can choose from four driving modes: Normal, ECO, Sport S and Sport S+. The Sport S+ mode is only available on certain models. All-wheel drive will be optional. Lexus says it expects the 2013 GS 350 to get 19 miles per gallon in the city and 28 mpg on the highway.
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