Need Help?

2008 Lexus IS F Base 4dr Sedan

2008 Lexus IS F
Trim Info:
Rear Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Sub-Compact
16 mpg city / 23 mpg hwy
Other Trims
Do you own this car?
Estimated Mileage
 Miles
Enter current mileage for most
accurate info about this vehicle


Track Your Service Records
Get Recall Alerts
Get Updated Value Estimates on Your Car.

All Reviews

November 18, 2009  By Jon Alain Guzik
From the moment you slide behind the wheel of the Lexus IS-F, you’re aware that there is something different about this car, and it clearly has the goal of trying knocking BMW’s beloved M3 off its performance podium. Have they done it?
Read More

User Reviews
Be the first to write a review!

Write a Review

Review Title:
Rate this Car:
OVERALL 1 Star 2 Star 3 Star 4 Star 5 Star
Reliability 1 Star 2 Star 3 Star 4 Star 5 Star
Performance 1 Star 2 Star 3 Star 4 Star 5 Star
Quality 1 Star 2 Star 3 Star 4 Star 5 Star
Comfort 1 Star 2 Star 3 Star 4 Star 5 Star
Ride 1 Star 2 Star 3 Star 4 Star 5 Star
Style 1 Star 2 Star 3 Star 4 Star 5 Star
Review:

 



Other Resources

Shoot Out Teaser - Lexus IS-F vs. Audi RS4 – Get ready for the ultimate battle between Lexus' IS-F and Audi's RS4. Watch this teaser of the goodness that will be dropped on 4-24-08!! Download iPod / PSP Video Source: feeds.webridestv.com

Shoot Out - RS4 vs. IS-F "Bout of the Middleweights" – In this 3 round No-Holds-Bar Shoot Out, the new Lexus IS-F tries to steal the title belt from the current champion Audi RS4. With both cars boasting engines with over 400 horsepower, this will be a balls-out performance slug fest! For detailed techn Source: feeds.webridestv.com

Lexus IS-F Warm-up Lap @ Horse Thief Mile - Craig Stanton Driving – Here's one lap at horse thief mile in the Lexus IS-F. Behind the wheel, Craig Stanton. This wasn't quite full out as the Lexus ran a 1:03.4 average. We had to strip out all of the camera equipment to let these cars ride at their full speed! Source: feeds.webridestv.com

2008 Lexus IS F – BMW has M, Audi has S, and now Lexus has F -- a letter to designate their ultra-high-performance cars. The first example of the F-series is the 2008 Lexus IS F, and what an entrance it's making -- 416 horsepower V8 engine, 8-speed transmission, speci Source: cars.about.com

Updated: Top Ten Cars for Dads – Since I'm on this whole Top Picks kick, I thought I'd get a jump on Father's Day by updating my Top Ten Cars for Dads. Most of my Top Ten... Source: cars.about.com

Lexus IS-F gets tuned by Wald – Filed under: Aftermarket, Tuners, LexusClick above for gallery of the Wald IS-FThe extrovert of the entire Lexus lineup, the IS-F isn't light on visual or actual horsepower. Japan's Wald Tuning hasn't let that fact get in their way of releasing the S Source: feeds.feedburner.com

Lexus IS-F, Road and Track Test Drive – Lexus, as the premium car manufacturer of giant Toyota has always been chasing down the big dogs of the automotive market, especially those three coming from Germany that the whole world knows and respects. In ... Reader Comments Source: feeds.feedburner.com

Long Term Arrival: 2008 Lexus IS F – Surely make you lose your mind, no? Well, assuming that a year with Lexus's new bad-boy would give us the answer, we ordered one for our long-term fleet. Plus, as the first Lexus production car to wear the "F" badge-a designation that will adorn futu Source: www.motortrend.com

Motive Versus: BMW M3 Sedan vs. Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG vs. Lexus IS-F – The face-off between ultra-capable small sports sedans from Mercedes-Benz and BMW is nothing new. But Japan has an honest-to-goodness answer to Germany's legends: the 416-horsepower Lexus IS-F. Does it have what it takes to topple the Teutons? Source: www.motivemag.com

Club Lexus – Welcome to the Club Lexus Forums. Source: www.clublexus.com

Long Term Update 1: 2008 Lexus IS F – The IS F is "class that's bad-ass""This thing is a chum bucket full of torque," says Truck Trend art director Thomas Voehringer. "It seems you could keep diggin' in for more and more. It's responsive without hesitation and fully governable without re Source: www.motortrend.com

SEMA 2008: Lexus Rolls Out The IS Goods – It’s no wonder that Lexus’s IS-F will be a hot ride at this year’s show. You already know we’re pretty excited about the Fox Marketing and Artisan twin-turbo version, and now it looks like there will be at least four other IS’s on the floo Source: www.autofiends.com

Lexus IS-F by Wald, the official pictures – Our good friends over at Wald sent us official pictures of their latest kit for the IS-F. If unfortunately there are still waiting for in-depth details of the cost of this kit, the pictures below are quite expl... Reader Comments Source: feeds.feedburner.com

Wald International Unvelis Lexus IS-F(ugly) – Wald International has released some images of their body kit for the Lexus IS-F, and while we’ve certainly seen worse, this kit definitely sports some, er, questionable styling choices. That extra low, extra huge front-end probably creates a Source: www.driverside.com

Long Term Update 2 : 2008 Lexus IS F – "I don't get all the 'it's so stiff' comments about the suspension," says editor at large Arthur St. Antoine of the Lexus IS F."I don't get all the 'it's so stiff' comments about the suspension," says editor at large St. Antoine, who disagrees with J Source: www.motortrend.com

Wald Tunes Nissan GT-R and Lexus IS-F For Tokyo Auto Salon [Tokyo Auto Salon] – Styling specialists Wald are showing upgrades for both the Nissan GT-R and the Lexus IS-F at this years Tokyo Auto Salon, the ramen-flavored version of SEMA. Wald only really does exterior modifications, so don't expect go-faster parts on either of t Source: feeds.gawker.com

Long Term Update 4: 2008 Lexus IS-F – "The bellow from the IS F's exhaust under full load is absolutely addictive""The bellow from the IS F's exhaust under full load is absolutely addictive, and the V-8's grunt is as burly as ever," notes associate Web editor Rory Jurnecka. Photo Gallery Source: www.motortrend.com

Verdict: 2008 Lexus IS F – Verdict: 2008 Lexus IS FStiff CompetitionSince its inception in 1989, Lexus has never directly gone after the high-performance divisions of Germany's automakers. As a result, over the past 20 years Audi RS, BMW M, and Mercedes-Benz AMG hot rods have Source: www.motortrend.com

My Auto Score

See the free AutoCheck score

Tips on Servicing

Car Brakes: How Do You Know When to Change Them?

By Zach Bowman For those who suffer a daily commute through heavy traffic, your vehicle's braking system can bring thousands of pounds of metal, plastic and empty Starbucks cups to a stop hundreds of times before you get to work. It goes without saying that these pieces wear out, but they do so slowly, meaning you may not notice they need attention until ...

Read more…

Your Local Mechanics

New Search:  

Similar Cars to the Lexus IS F

More Lexus IS Fs by Year: