Lexus Malaysia today announced two new colors for the popular mid-sized Lexus ES line-up. The two new colors especially reserved for the Lexus ES 250 Luxury variant are the Deep Blue Mica and Sleek Ecru Metallic . As a limited edition, the Lexus ES 250 Luxury in either Deep Blue Mica or Sleek Ecru Metallic is only offered in a quantity of 25 units each.
In addition, this limited edition Lexus ES 250 also comes with a new matte finished Bamboo interior trim of the sustainable wood complements the renowned qualities of Lexus brand, enhancing the feeling of high quality and craftsmanship. The matte finished Bamboo interior is also an ideal match for the Topaz Brown interior color scheme, exclusively for this limited edition Lexus ES 250.
The limited edition Lexus ES 250 is powered by a 2AR-FE 2.5-litre petrol engine with Dual VVT-I (Variable Valve Timing with intelligence). This 4-cylinder engine also features ACIS-III, a variable acoustic induction system which uses two valves to create effect of 3 long air intake to create high intake pressure in the combustion system for higher torque. With a compression ratio of 10.4:1, the engine produces 135 kW/181 hp at 6,000 rpm and 235 Nm of torque at 4,100 rpm.
Having arrived on the domestic market scene in August 2015, the Lexus ES is available in three versions: the ES250, ES250 Luxury and ES 300h. The most obvious update for the Lexus ES is the front-end, with a more pronounced Spindle grille and refreshed LED headlights taking precedence.
Inside, the Lexus ES takes on familiar interior features that further accentuate the cabin’s refinement and overall elegance. Now standard for all Lexus ES versions, the Maple Wood trim is a welcome addition in creating that luxurious ambient and premium effect within the cabin.
Apart from the front fascia and interior improvements, the Lexus ES is offered with greater number of safety features and among the ample safety features, the two features that stand out are the Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Hill Start Assist.
The limited edition Lexus ES 250 with the new colors are available at no extra charge and have the same retail price as the luxury variant of Lexus ES 250 from RM 293,900.00, minus insurance and additional charges. Orders can be made at any Lexus dealerships in the country. As with all new models sold by Lexus Malaysia, the ES limited edition comes with 5 years warranty with unlimited mileage.