AAB conducted the second Ladies event in Lusail International Circuit. The guests were welcomed by Mr. Firas Mufti – Senior Marketing Manager - Lexus on behalf of Abdullah Abdulghani & Bros Co. and wished them happy driving.
Mr. Firas Mufti –briefed the attendees about the objective behind the drive: “The whole purpose is to build a community for thrill seekers and have ladies experience the technology & performance of Lexus”.
Each car had a co-driver from the AAB team ready to highlight the main unique selling points of each vehicle and ensure the safety of all drivers during the circuit laps.
Four models were available for testing on the track including the RC 350 F- Sport, LC Hybrid, GS 350 F-Sport & IS 350 F-Sport. In the garage area, the ES Hybrid was also on display. Attendees were amazed with how far Lexus has come in the luxury sports segment.
The Lexus LC is a flagship coupe which represents the evolution of Lexus as a lifestyle brand that will surprise and delight customers. The car symbolizes the beginning of a new phase for Lexus, which is all about creating greater synergy between engineering and design. The LC makes the strongest statement yet about the brand’s future direction, and is the result of painstaking craftsmanship, attention to detail and an advanced, future-oriented approach to engineering. It’s a car that offers a pleasurable driving experience which enhances the user’s lifestyle.
GS F Sport
The GS conveys an enhanced sense of confidence to the driver, with a redesigned chassis and a wide, strong stance that rewards driver participation with crisp and precise handling. The stylish premium sporty Lexus GS350 is powerfully packed with V6 3.5l engine to generate 312 horsepower and 38.3 kg-m torque. Relish the overwhelming driving experience from the 6 speed tiptronic transmission with 4 drive modes - eco, normal, sport, and sport+.
IS F Sport
The IS stands out with its aggressive yet elegant presence and the brand’s unmistakable spindle grille, L-theme LED daytime running lights and dynamic bodylines. It combines multi-link rear suspension with finely tuned electronic power steering to deliver a rousing driving experience.
Lexus IS’ engine variants include the 3.5-liter V6 engine with D4-S direct and port fuel injection producing 312 hp at 6,400 rpm and a maximum torque of 38.5 kg-m/4800 rpm.
RC F Sport
The RC350 signals the next evolution of Lexus powertrain engineering. The 3.5-liter V6 petrol engine produces a maximum 314 horse power at 6,400 rpm, and peak torque of 38.5 kg-m, to provide a passionate driving experience. The engine has intelligent dual variable valve timing (VVT-i), as well as the Lexus D-4S system of direct and port fuel injection. It is matched to direct-shift transmissions with Manual Mode, allowing full torque-converter lock-up from second to eighth gears for ‘clutch less’ manual shifting.