2005 Lexus IS 300 Consumer Review: One of the Best RWD Car you ca
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2005 Lexus IS 300 Sedan - Consumer Review

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One of the Best RWD Car you can get
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2005 Lexus IS 300 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl 5M)

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The styling of the car is very agressive and sporty. For a 3255lbs vehicle the car perform very well. The engine was build for import tune spec and respond very well to performance modification. I wish Lexus would have use a more agressive cam from supra engine to move the stock rear wheel horse power up to 188whp. My IS300 AKA Altezza has gone through couple of performace Mod, like a stage1 turbo kit from inovative turbo and fujitsubo high flow exhaust, which boost the WHP to 323whp. The stock clucth will take this mod without any problem. This is one of the best vehicle ever build and it will surely out performed a BMW series 3 with a small modification to the intake and exhaust system.

Best Features

Easy power up modification and great engine block to build of on. MB doesn't even come close out perform this car.

Worst Features

Reduce the curb weight to 3000lbs, more agressive cam, and this car should be a great performance sedan worthy of completing with BMW.
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