2014 U.S. Lexus IS F performance sedan features revised trim and interior image

While the European customers already receive the new generation IS, search North American customers still need to wait, mind with only the IS F performance model still a choice.

The 2014 Lexus IS F delivers a 416-horsepower power mill, cure with track-focused engine and chassis performance technology, but still comfortable and practical enough to drive every day.

In its seventh year on the U.S. market, the IS F gains interior and trim changes: it has now switched to LED foglamps, has a new carbon fiber rear spoiler; all headrests embossed with “F” logo; Alcantara black trim added to doors and center console cover; black full semi-aniline leather-trimmed seats to replace the older black Alcantara and leather-trimmed seats and the red leather-trimmed seats receive black Alcantara inserts with red perforation and black leather-trimmed headrests.

Engineered specifically for the IS F, the aluminum 5.0-liter V8 produces 416 hp at 6,600 rpm and 371 lb.-ft. of peak torque at 5,200 rpm, mated to an eight-speed Sport Direct-Shift automatic transmission.