NEW FOR 2012:

– New Executive Edition

For 2012, the Lexus ES350 adds a new Executive Edition, which builds on the Navigation Package with premium wheels, saddle tan interior and wood steering wheel.

Based on the Toyota Camry, the ES350 comes in a single trim line with four available packages, and uses a 3.5-litre V6 engine with six-speed automatic transmission and manual shift mode.

Standard features include 17-inch alloy wheels, dual-zone automatic climate control, automatic recirculation mode, Smart Access with pushbutton ignition, power tilt and telescopic leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls, power sunroof, auto up/down windows, auto-dimming mirrors with integrated turn signals and puddle lamps, auto-dimming rearview mirror with compass, cruise control, illuminated entry with fadeout, garage door opener, ten-way power heated leather seats, driver’s side memory, walnut or bird’s-eye maple interior trim, floor mats, premium six-CD/MP3 stereo with auxiliary input, XM satellite radio, Bluetooth connectivity, electroluminescent gauges, Eco driving indicator, automatic headlamps, exterior temperature gauge, electronic brake force distribution, brake assist, fog lamps, water-repellant door glass, first-aid kit, and anti-theft alarm.

The Touring Package adds a rear spoiler, adaptive xenon headlamps and premium alloy wheels.

The Navigation Package adds a voice-activated navigation system, backup camera, USB port, and heated and ventilated front seats.

The Executive Edition builds on the Navigation Package with premium alloy wheels, wood steering wheel, and saddle tan leather upholstery.

The Premium Package builds on the Navigation Package and adds wood-trimmed steering wheel and shift knob, driver’s seat power cushion extender, passenger side memory, adaptive xenon headlamps, power rear sunshade and Intuitive Parking Assist.

The Ultra Premium Package further adds premium leather interior, Mark Levinson 14-speaker premium sound system, panoramic glass roof, ten-spoke graphite-polished alloy wheels, and trunk-mounted satellite antenna.

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