By Ed Curran
CHICAGO (CBS) — We’re behind the wheel of a sporty sedan. It’s tough to find a better looking car than the Lexus IS 350 F Sport. It just looks fast, even with four doors, with its sweeping angles and well-defined sculpted lines.READ MORE: Woman Dead After Being Stabbed On South Wacker Drive Downtown
This refreshed look for the Lexus IS 350 F Sport is a winner. It’s a fun car to look at an even more fun tn drive. A great handling car with all-wheel-drive, the IS350 looks just a bit intimidating. But, it’s 311 horsepower V6 is a bit more tame than you’d expect. It’s certainly adequate, taking you from zero to 60 is about 5.5 seconds, but it’s not the power you may have anticipated from its looks.READ MORE: Intoxicated Chicagoan Driver Attempted to Flee Traffic Stop On I-80/94 East, Indiana State Police Say
Inside, this Lexus offers a beautifully done cockpit with comfy seats, a sporty driving position and nice ergonomics.
This is a beautiful car that makes a statement, and delivers a great ride on a beautiful summertime morning.MORE NEWS: At Least 2 Killed, 17 Wounded In Weekend Shootings In Chicago
This Lexus IS 350 F Sport has a nice starting price of $45,000. If you’re looking at cars like the BMW 3-Series, Alfa Romeo Giulia or an Acura TLX, the Lexus IS 350 is a test drive you have to take.