Mungenast Lexus of St. Louis Drive and Dine Campaign

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Ride up to dinner in style – on us! This month, stop by Mungenast Lexus of St. Louis for a chance to win a $150 gift certificate to McCormick & Schmick’s and a vehicle (new in-stock Lexus, excluding the RC F, GS F, LX and GX models) for the evening. Simply come in to test [...]

LEXUS ES – PRECISON CRAFTSMANSHIP IN KENTUCKY

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On October 19, 2016, the very first Lexus manufactured in America rolled off the assembly line at Lexus’ state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Georgetown, Kentucky. Each Lexus ES built at TMMK Georgetown is precision-crafted to perfection by highly-skilled, Japanese-trained takumi, or “master craftsmen”, within a manufacturing tolerance of just 0.22mm – roughly the width of a [...]

Introducing the 2016 Lexus GS F

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January marked the debut of the 2016 Lexus GS F performance sedan. Lexus brought the GS to the market in 2012. Since then, they have introduced more compelling designs to attract new buyers, which led to the F series. Last year, 1 in 4 people who bought a Lexus purchased an F sport series. Based [...]

Stunning New Photographs of the 2014 Lexus CT 200h

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Late last week, Lexus International updated their Facebook page to include an  all-new gallery of the 2014 Lexus  CT 200h. Under the tagline “sophisticated luxury in the city,” the album features stunning, up-close photographs of the Lexus compact hybrid hatchback in Redline and Starfire Pearl. We experienced the plush comfort and butter-smooth agility of the Lexus CT [...]

Five Fast Facts About the Lexus RC F

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1.What does RC F stand for? The RC stands for “Racing Coupe.” As for the F? Well, the short story is that it stands for “Fuji Raceway.” It’s an homage to the place where Lexus has spent countless hours perfecting driving pleasure and effectively creating a driving experience unlike any other. You’ll also see this reflected in the [...]

Chika Kako of Lexus International and Other Female Automotive Innovators

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Anyone who follows Lexus has seen the recent interview  from the Lexus CT 200h launch event in Rome where Chika Kako spoke about the design and development of the new Lexus CT hybrid. We at Mungenast Lexus of St. Louis are also excited about the 2014 CT 200h— in fact, we were just out reviewing the vehicle ourselves [...]

Siri Eyes-Free Compatibility

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Recently, we’ve received numerous inquiries from our customers regarding Siri Eyes-Free compatibility for many popular Lexus models.  For those who are not familiar, Siri is voice-activated search/executable command software available for Apple iPhone users.  Beginning in 2014, many automobile manufacturers, including Lexus, have partnered with Apple so that Siri can be integrated wirelessly to the [...]

2014 Lexus IS Rocks New Style, Outshines Competition

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Laziness shouldn’t be rewarded.  It seems obvious that over the past decade or so, automotive journalists who enjoy driving have long favored Bavarian offerings over competitors hailing from The Land of the Rising Sun.  Sure, when journalists evaluate cars, they “expect” the car to convey a certain “feel” as they are driven, in addition to [...]

Lexus Plays ‘Musical Chairs’ in Preparation for New Model

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Lexus recently announced its plans to shift ES production from their Kyushu plant to TMMK here in the U.S., but what does that leave production room for?  If you were not aware, the ES is specific to North America and it is not sold globally – it also happens to share a platform with another [...]

New Vehicle Preview – 2014 Lexus IS

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In keeping with the trend of building more emotionally engaging vehicles, Lexus has taken the opportunity to create something truly spectacular in the all-new 2014 IS.  As the sun sets on the current generation Lexus IS sports sedan, let’s not forget that it had a fantastic seven-year run – and it has aged very gracefully.  [...]