Interview: Design General Manager at Lexus, Koichi Suga

Inside the bold, dynamic, and invigorating lineage of Lexus vehicles

It’s tough to stand out in the automotive marketplace these days. Just ask Lexus Design Department General Manager Koichi Suga, who says, “At first, nobody gave Lexus a second look.” True enough, the brand flew under the radar for years when it came to design, instead building a customer base that liked their vehicles because they were reliable and a good value. These days, design …

Test Drive: Lamborghini Huracan EVO

The company's smartest iteration yet blends masterful performance with intelligent design

Just 2.5 miles of asphalt make up the road circuit known as Big Willow at the classic high desert track, Willow Springs, but they’re certainly not for the faint of heart. Affectionately dubbed the “fastest track in the west” and revered for its demanding old-school layout, Big Willow features not one, but two sweeping double apex corners, each with undulations that must be respected. It …

Miles and Milestones: Celebrating 30 Years of Lexus in Costa Rica

Test driving vehicles from the brand's three decades of production

With 2019 marking Lexus’s 30th anniversary, the brand is reflecting on their past, espousing their excitement about the present, and previewing their future. To celebrate, they invited a group of writers and editors to Costa Rica to drive their latest and a selection of important heritage vehicles. Costa Rica might not be the first place that comes to mind when thinking of Lexus though the relatively …