The tested model of Lexus IS was introduced in Australia and New Zealand in mid 2013. This ANCAP safety rating applies to IS 250, IS 350, IS 300h, and IS 200t variants built from April 2013.
Dual frontal side chest, side head (curtains), driver knee and front passenger knee airbags are standard. Antilock brakes (ABS), electronic brake distribution (EBD) and electronic stability control (ESC) are also standard. Autonomous emergency braking (AEB) is standard on models built from August 2015. Advanced seat belt reminders are fitted to all seats.
A full list of safety features and technologies can be viewed within the Technical Report (see download link).
Published: 19 August 2014