Is this a good idea?

22. Vel 2021.
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Lexus gave us the brand new IS500 and it got me thinking: Is this even a good idea?
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  • Big thanks to Lexus for giving us this opportunity! If you want to see us debut more cars on Donut, give me a "vroom vroom Daddy!"

    Donut MediaDonut MediaPrije 3 dana
    • vroom vroom Daddy!

      DawidTheBooksterLover 2021DawidTheBooksterLover 2021Prije 9 sati
    • 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥

      Bruno V.Bruno V.Prije 22 sati
    • vroom vroom Daddy!

      Derpy DaCatDerpy DaCatPrije 23 sati
    • Vroom vroom daddy

      gtaviationgtaviationPrije dan
    • vroom room daddy!

      David KeithDavid KeithPrije dan
  • Toyota coming back building sleepers noice

    Gehms Eliehshar CruzGehms Eliehshar CruzPrije sat
  • Hell yeah

    Nate's SubaruNate's SubaruPrije sat
  • You couldn’t afford to run that in the uk 😂

    Peter NichollsPeter NichollsPrije 2 sati
  • WHAT ABOUT THE ISF NOLAN????? It was made back in 2008-2014. This car basically already existed for the past 12 years

    LexRace 08LexRace 08Prije 2 sati
  • I raced one of these at my local dragstrip and we were a few hundredths of a second apart on multiple runs (vs an 09 Jeep SRT8)

    4u2nvinmtl4u2nvinmtlPrije 2 sati
  • With the advent of EVs and the future of transportation as a whole going electric (or at the very least eco-friendly like hybrids), I think it makes sense for manufacturers to start focusing on the people who DO NOT want to let go of the wheel. Those of us who like to drive - be it sideways on a track or fast-paced around the canyons - are the ones who will keep purchasing cars and driving for generations to come. Commuters don't care about driving. They want to get from point A to point B. Doing so in a sleeper that gets put to sleep by being driven at 10% of it's potential, or in a fully electric Prius that's set on autopilot doesn't matter to them, as long as they get to point B at the end of the day. So.. manufacturers like Lexus who make less cars, but *better* cars for actual drivers will see long-time, loyal fans of the brands return to them for leisure cars on the showroom market, sick sleepers on the second-hand market and absolute banger drift missiles once they reach the end of their lifespan. It's a very logical decision to make, WAY ahead of it's time if you ask me. Good job Lexus, I'll see you in a couple dozen years when the comfy daily drivers of today become the awesome slideybois of tomorrow! 🤘😋

    Sasha LemaySasha LemayPrije 3 sati
  • Is running a 13 minute advertisement for Toyota a good idea? um... no.

    googleyoutubechannelgoogleyoutubechannelPrije 3 sati
  • Revski?

    Stephan ForslundStephan ForslundPrije 3 sati
  • They made it because Kia Stinger.

    Brennan StephensonBrennan StephensonPrije 3 sati
  • Looks like they are following Cadillac

    Stephan ForslundStephan ForslundPrije 3 sati
  • I like how he had to try not to turn this into a B2B

    Hotrod breckHotrod breckPrije 3 sati
  • I saw this lexus and the lc 500 got beaten by a 2020 honda civic type r

    TAPTAPPrije 3 sati
  • Yeah, well ask a bunch of drunk sorority girls which car they would like to take a joy ride in... a Challenger Hellcat? or a IS 500? Seems stupid even typing it.

    ScottScottPrije 4 sati
  • When is the RX500 F Sport Performance Coming Lexus..?

    David LiuDavid LiuPrije 4 sati
  • But strangely people are buying boring cars because it's cheap.. V8 sleepers are not a good idea.. what happen to the Chevy SS.. that went no where fast..

    Bokhari AbdullahBokhari AbdullahPrije 4 sati
  • Go Lexus, bring some joy into the world :D

    Tengu DriftTengu DriftPrije 4 sati
  • Dream car right there 😍

    Marc De La RosaMarc De La RosaPrije 4 sati
  • pov

    samuel cifuentessamuel cifuentesPrije 5 sati
  • Nice fake "powerdome" Lexus

    Gabe GatsbyGabe GatsbyPrije 5 sati
  • Can we have an LFA2

    Imran AImran APrije 5 sati
  • They made it because the LC500 doesn't have 4 doors

    muke001muke001Prije 5 sati
  • Imagine an inline 8 lol.

    Super SpartanSuper SpartanPrije 6 sati
  • Keep your iPhone. I don't do business with apple. Even if its free

    Super SpartanSuper SpartanPrije 6 sati
  • I wish I could afford a new Toyota like those my 87 Camry was amazing car.

    Sean RushSean RushPrije 6 sati
  • Looks bad ass

    Sean RushSean RushPrije 6 sati
  • wow, it's exactly the same as every other plastic piece of junk on the road

    VOLD GAMERVOLD GAMERPrije 6 sati
  • Toyota needs to let us into the ecu

    William SuWilliam SuPrije 6 sati
  • The Lexus IS500 will still be on the road 20 years from now, while the Charger, Challenger, BMW M’s, & MBenz AMG’s will be in the junkyard or a youngster’s money pit

    Mannie Supa SportMannie Supa SportPrije 6 sati
  • The IS500 LOOKS SICK😎👌🏻.

    Luke SlaterLuke SlaterPrije 6 sati
  • Design for enthusiasts, where is 6mt?

    K TruongK TruongPrije 7 sati
  • Is water wet? Yeah it’s a fantastic idea

    designer|NLdesigner|NLPrije 7 sati
  • I own the current gen Camaro SS but came from a long line of JDM sporty cars. As a new dad, I can potentially see a 4 door in my future. I wish there were some sedans in the price range of a Camaro or Mustang with V8's that weren't fat pigs. I like cars that can turn and stop. I'm glad they made this car though, I like it.

    Gabe A.Gabe A.Prije 7 sati
  • Yes, yes, yes, yes, yes.

    Spookyz32Spookyz32Prije 7 sati
  • And I thought BMW grills where ridiculously large

    Adam NorwoodAdam NorwoodPrije 7 sati
  • Yeah that's great and all, however it isn't a manual....If Lexus is aiming at the car community genuinely, then they need to pump out some manuals. #savethemanuals. !!!!!!!

    MachspeedMachspeedPrije 7 sati
  • One word: ugly

    zzzyxwvzzzyxwvPrije 7 sati
  • I'm in love!!!

    MikeMikePrije 8 sati
  • Am I missing something here didn't they start making the ISF in 2008 then it went away then they replace it with a GS F which later they made the RCF all V8 original . IS F in 2008 had a V-8 with 416 horsepower. It still is to this day one of the most sought-after cars. Try going on Auto Tempest and looking for a good used one under a hundred thousand miles it's hard to find. But I'm so happy they brought it back love it love it love it.

    Jeffery BarnhillJeffery BarnhillPrije 8 sati
  • im cooming

    KingASE88KingASE88Prije 9 sati
  • thanks, I need it

    Cars of PennsylvaniaCars of PennsylvaniaPrije 9 sati
  • This is how I view Lexus; they made the wonderful car the LFA and the badass rcf BUT, they didn’t continue to make LFA……

    Tom,foolplutoTom,foolplutoPrije 9 sati
  • Duuude

    Robert MacEwanRobert MacEwanPrije 9 sati
  • Man I wish this would come to Europe 😢

    The Euro Car ShowThe Euro Car ShowPrije 9 sati
  • The story in this video is off...this engine and the commitment from Toyota to make fun to drive cars dates back to the Original IS F. Toyota brought a group of their best Engineers to work on a secret powerful car to compete with the BMW M3. They worked in a Skunk works team (no corporate involvement just pure engineering) they developed the ISF with the original 5.0L engine. The ISF introduced the F brand to the company and was the first time they stuck the same original 2UR-GSE. Many agree that the ISF beat the M3...it was the first time the japanese automaker was competing. The ISF was the first consumer car to have an 8 Speed transmission. There should have been more tribute to the original ISF. No mention of the GSF either. IS 500 is just an IS350 with the 5.0L v8. The origianl ISF was also Wider than the IS350.

    CruiserTech GTCruiserTech GTPrije 10 sati
  • Shout out to Lexus for actually making a well-made fun car. I have owned several German cars and work on my own cars. My 2GS GS430 is so much better made than my e36, e46, and e92. The only reason I owned the BM's was for the manual. I will be sticking with Lexus moving forward.

    Aaron Van de CarAaron Van de CarPrije 10 sati
  • This is the best IDEA what u talking about....just needed AWD for a clear winner

    CruiserTech GTCruiserTech GTPrije 10 sati
  • As the owner of a 1999 GS 300, I approve of this message.

    pastagreyhoundpastagreyhoundPrije 11 sati
  • Hate lexus :/

    Alexen.Sc.V AirbusAlexen.Sc.V AirbusPrije 11 sati
    • Disappointed of you

      Aaden HayenAaden HayenPrije 11 sati
  • The interior is so 2011.

    Timothy WimalaTimothy WimalaPrije 11 sati
    • @Aaden Hayen its ok mate...cheers...

      Timothy WimalaTimothy WimalaPrije 3 sati
    • @Timothy Wimala yeah sorry I had to finish my research

      Aaden HayenAaden HayenPrije 4 sati
    • @Aaden Hayen it's an observation. You do know this interior is circa 2011 right?

      Timothy WimalaTimothy WimalaPrije 4 sati
    • Stop hating

      Aaden HayenAaden HayenPrije 11 sati
  • I think that the formula Lexus used for this is a formula that every car enthusiast is perfectly fine with. The more EV's and economical cars manufacturers sell, the more likely those manufacturers can make small runs of great parts bin performance cars for us enthusiasts.

    Ian BowshierIan BowshierPrije 11 sati
  • i'm 7:30 into the video and no mentioned of the ISF..?? went from LFA straight to the RCF...that about the original IS v8 sdean??? edit: okay brief mention at 10:28...but still lol

    FeatherBreakerFeatherBreakerPrije 12 sati
  • So did we just forget the ISF was ever a thing? Yanno the car that was discontinued in 2014 to lack of sales due to bad marketing? The car that was this exact concept but was built stand alone. This is a great idea, but badged as a ISF not an IS 500

    Rolling 5.6Rolling 5.6Prije 12 sati
  • Haha I can see Lexus manually placed the F badge and other others with tape...

    Tim BrownTim BrownPrije 12 sati
  • At least Lexuses (Lexii??) are reliable and won't be in the shop frequently for even dumb small stupid things like the Germans. Repairs are probably cheaper and much less frequent as some components are shared with Toyota. They might not accelerate, brake, handle well or have all the fancy whiz bang electronic features (and let's face it German electronics are a joke) like their European competitors, but I'd rather have something that will be on the road far longer than in a mechanic's shop.

    C VC VPrije 12 sati
  • Waitwaitwait UP TO SPEED IS COMING BACK?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?! MORE POWAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA

    YovanBidenovicYovanBidenovicPrije 12 sati
  • Geez did he have to slam the hood that hard??? Smh

    C VC VPrije 12 sati
  • I wish scientists would still try to make natural gas so us enthusiasts can keep on driving our ice vehicles without worrying about emissions

    Silver DragonSilver DragonPrije 12 sati
  • “Lexus has been making V8s since day one.” Yeah, but their “day one” was decades later than most. It’s kinda like giving Tesla credit for the electric car.

    Dr. I. B. SafeDr. I. B. SafePrije 13 sati
  • yeah i can see in my near future that i will be in debt for a while

    Justin ZipJustin ZipPrije 13 sati
  • Prius and corolla: Ur too bad for environment Is500: Rumbles Dodge charger: I just have a new Asian brother

    BeastMode BoiBeastMode BoiPrije 13 sati
  • Lexus/Toyota the best cars in the world if you gaige cars off of reliability!

    Emanuel QuinteroEmanuel QuinteroPrije 13 sati
  • That GR yaris needs to come to the states !

    Marquise ThomasMarquise ThomasPrije 13 sati
  • Wait a sec camry in your countie have v6?

    Kawaii FluttyKawaii FluttyPrije 13 sati
  • Seriously, those wheels are great. Like a modern snowflake.

    Josef GordonJosef GordonPrije 13 sati
  • Would still love a GS-F in that outrageous orange! This one looks sweet, with some amazing wheels!

    Josef GordonJosef GordonPrije 13 sati
  • This car is amazing. Ford makes the Mustang an EV SUV and LEXUS makes a gorgeous RWD V-8 sedan. I would have killed for a Ford Falcon here in the states.

    Josef GordonJosef GordonPrije 13 sati
  • I gotta V8!....I gotta IS......uhhh!.....IS 500!!!!!

    J VJ VPrije 14 sati
  • Presenting a car without driving. Lame

    allrideallridePrije 14 sati
  • In a world where McLaren is giving us hybrid V6 Mercedes is giving us hybrid 4 cylinders Lexus gave us neutrally aspirated V8 kudos to them

    Oreed AslamOreed AslamPrije 14 sati
  • V8. I’m sick of tree huggers.

    Tyler WilsonTyler WilsonPrije 15 sati
  • Why isn’t this in Australia. Australia’s favourite car brand is Toyota and ever since holden went bust the market has been begging for a new v8. Australians love these cars

    Ronan SmithRonan SmithPrije 15 sati
    • Emissions more or less would be the reason and not wanting to deal with the car being too expensive in other markets compared to the US market. Nissan's doing the same with not selling the 400z to the EU because of emissions.

      Carboy Dorifuto partyCarboy Dorifuto partyPrije 7 sati
  • 5:40 me when diarrhea

    isaac tamisaac tamPrije 15 sati
  • Just add a manual people will do nuts

    Prabhjot SinghPrabhjot SinghPrije 15 sati
  • Been holding out on a new car for one of these! My 2014 IS350 F-Sport needs traded for one!

    Breta MorrisonBreta MorrisonPrije 15 sati
  • North America only... epic fail Lexus

    AdamAdamPrije 15 sati
  • Wow beautiful

    Taron-Arman KachatryanTaron-Arman KachatryanPrije 16 sati
  • The vivacious william chemically excite because name ultrastructually concentrate failing a lamentable cell. previous, picayune girdle

    E PE PPrije 16 sati
  • Hmmmm... a Wheelhouse episode but with old B2B vibes on it

    AR TechworkAR TechworkPrije 16 sati
  • In my country the IS V6 is actually a fast car and every new lexus looks fast so i dont know what do you mean, it doesnt look normal, problems of latinoamerica

    Gustavo MontalvánGustavo MontalvánPrije 16 sati
  • I just really love this car, purrrfect

    NatrixNatrixPrije 16 sati
  • Classic Toyoda slay 👏💀

    BookAchu57BookAchu57Prije 16 sati
  • That steering wheel still looks 90s/early 2000s luxury car and dates the interior terribly. Lexus needs to look at the Germans for some inspiration on their interiors.

    Matthew HardwickMatthew HardwickPrije 16 sati
    • It will become too expensive. U want a better Interior u get the LC500.

      ashesashesPrije 16 sati
  • Ok, you’re making Lexus commercials now. Got it.

    Philippe BPhilippe BPrije 16 sati
  • Now the old Lexus IS f is gonna either drop significantly or go for more

    Victor Manuel Estrella LopezVictor Manuel Estrella LopezPrije 16 sati
  • If they don't want to make boring cars, why is the only exciting colour option red? Everything else is really boring

    memaumemauPrije 17 sati
  • WRX FTW

    Eric LiuEric LiuPrije 17 sati
  • Who's is this for? You ask Well ME ME and ME!

    Mario SMario SPrije 17 sati
  • THAT RED tho.... DANG!

    Tanya SamasuwoTanya SamasuwoPrije 18 sati
  • I had a Lexus IS200. Most reliable car I have owned. I traded it in when it had 290,000km and I still see it driving around town.

    MrAusterrorMrAusterrorPrije 18 sati
    • U should buy it back and sell to me.

      ashesashesPrije 16 sati
  • Interior already looks old, like something from 2011 not 2021. Mercedes Benz interiors look 2021.

    GEO000GEO000Prije 18 sati
  • It's a sad world when manufacturers start lowering their cylinders and go hybrid/ev. Just depressing. I refuse to buy a truck under 8 cylinders. Have a 2018 5.0 Mustang so good on my fun car for time being. Just how long until we go to war for this?

    William DavisWilliam DavisPrije 19 sati
  • يارب ما يتعدى سعره ال٢٦٠

    fycastfycastPrije 19 sati
  • Whenever I hear this engine, I cry.

    Soumyadeep BhuniaSoumyadeep BhuniaPrije 19 sati
  • Now waiting for 20 years to get one for cheap.

    Kaspar PoldojaKaspar PoldojaPrije 19 sati
  • I got a Turo while in Cali, it was a Lexus is350 and it was a quick little car good sound system alright on gas depending on how heavy your foot is and an amazing ride quality. People always say to choose American cars and trucks but the tundra is more like a big sturdy, reliable truck more than the gmc , that is something most car manufacturers used to take pride in but they have lost their touch, gs350 or is500 over the ford Taurus i currently own. Definitely the car I will be working for!

    Billy GordonBilly GordonPrije 20 sati
  • wheelhouse literally became the og bumper2bumper and i love it

    TS neoJZTS neoJZPrije 20 sati
  • to bad the front gril is way to large

    RdLRdLPrije 20 sati
  • They'll only be making them in north America? 😡🤦‍♀️

    Kirk LutonKirk LutonPrije 20 sati
  • What the Texas power grid issues have shown us is that we’re not ready for electric cars, so yes, we welcome this Lexus V8! 🤙🏽

    coolslccoolslcPrije 20 sati
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