I bought my first lexus in 1992 (es300 -
first year). I alway liked the look
and feel but alas, it was a standard
and my wife didn't want to drive it in
traffic. I had fun on the winding
roads though. Ended up giving it to my
My second was a 1996 LS400. Eats gas
and its much wider then the es300.
Smooth ride but couldn't get past the
size and gas cost. Never got so much
door dings. Gave it to my other son.
Now 1999 ES300 coach. To me, rides
just as smooth and as quiet as the LS.
Does not feel as heavy. Great fit and
finish. A little more boxy than the
1992 model (which I loved). Would buy
another 1999 in a heart beat. Its
Service department and personnel
Fit and finish
Style (close to the 1992)
More headroom. I'm only 5-9 and its
okay for me but someone bigger might be