2012 RX 450h – The Cure For The Common Crossover

Lexus RS 450h

The Earth has a funny way of saying “I told you so.”  As everyone knows, almost all vehicles have used petroleum in some form or another for the past hundred years, and for the foreseeable future, not too many people expect that to change, but we’re at a crossroads.  Now that we’ve implemented hybrid technology, [...]

Ray Mungenast Featured In Article On Automotive News

AIADA 2012 Chairman

Mungenast Automotive Family proudly recognizes Co-Owner Ray Mungenast for his featured article on Automotive News, an industry-leading website dedicated to providing the latest automotive news to industry insiders, the media, and the general public.  Ray is the incoming 2012 chairman of the AIADA, or American International Auto Dealer Association, which is comprised of over 10,000 import [...]

LF-A Roadster Spied During Drift Event – Real Or Fake?


There’s been a big debate stirring across the internet during the past week over a series of drift videos showing what looks to be a near-production prototype Lexus LF-A Roadster drifting gymkhana-style during the ceremonial first D1GP event of the year at the Tokyo Auto Salon.  While the vehicle shown looks like it could be [...]

2012 Lexus HS250h – Distinctive Luxury Without Compromise


A few years back when Lexus announced their plans to introduce the world’s first dedicated-hybrid luxury vehicle, they were met with some criticism about it because there wasn’t anything inherently sporty or luxurious about Toyota’s other dedicated hybrid, the Prius.  Although that’s a fine and good argument, Lexus knew that there was a place in [...]

Svelte LF-LC Concept Steals NAIAS In Detroit


Day one of the 2012 Detroit NAIAS was chock full of new products, from compact run-abouts to outlandishly wacky concepts designed to capture the hearts of millennials.  However, there was one debut that stood head-and-shoulders above the rest – the LF-LC Concept from Lexus.  Quite arguably the most highly anticipated debut of the show, despite [...]