The Truth About Cars » GS http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Thu, 05 May 2016 22:06:12 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Piston Slap: LS4-FTW, or Much Ado “Abboud” Nothing? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/piston-slap-ls4-ftw-much-ado-abboud-nothing/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/piston-slap-ls4-ftw-much-ado-abboud-nothing/#comments Tue, 03 Nov 2015 13:00:10 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1209465 Duncan writes: Sajeev, OK, I’ll bite on your request for more queries. Here’s a couple: I recently purchased a 2015 Genesis Coupe. I’ve swapped out the stock air intake for the R2C if, for no other reason, than to get rid of the sound tube pumping noise into the car. (At least there wasn’t an accompanying […]

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Duncan writes: Sajeev, OK, I’ll bite on your request for more queries. Here’s a couple: I recently purchased a 2015 Genesis Coupe. I’ve swapped out the stock air intake for the R2C if, for no other reason, than to get rid of the sound tube pumping noise into the car. (At least there wasn’t an accompanying […]

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Lexus Adds 2-liter Turbo to 2016 RC Coupe, Which Now Offers Four Engines, I Guess http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/lexus-adds-2-liter-turbo-2016-rc-coupe-now-offers-four-engines-guess/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/lexus-adds-2-liter-turbo-2016-rc-coupe-now-offers-four-engines-guess/#comments Fri, 02 Oct 2015 20:00:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1186714 Lexus announced Friday that its RC coupe would get the turbo four treatment for 2016, following the NX, GS, IS and RX Toyota’s eventual march toward smaller-displacement, boosted engines for many of its sedans and coupes. According to the automaker, the 2-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, which produces 241 horsepower, will be available in the coupe with […]

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Lexus announced Friday that its RC coupe would get the turbo four treatment for 2016, following the NX, GS, IS and RX Toyota’s eventual march toward smaller-displacement, boosted engines for many of its sedans and coupes. According to the automaker, the 2-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, which produces 241 horsepower, will be available in the coupe with […]

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OFFICIAL: Lexus GS Next Up to Receive Boosted 2-liter Four Cylinder http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/08/official-lexus-gs-next-up-to-receive-boosted-2-liter-four-cylinder/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/08/official-lexus-gs-next-up-to-receive-boosted-2-liter-four-cylinder/#comments Fri, 14 Aug 2015 02:00:42 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1141442 The 2016 Lexus GS will sport Toyota’s 2-liter, turbocharged engine, which is already in the NX200t and is coming to the IS200t. The GS will be the third Lexus model in the States to feature the engine — overseas, the RC will get it as well, but that model hasn’t been confirmed for the U.S. market. The […]

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The 2016 Lexus GS will sport Toyota’s 2-liter, turbocharged engine, which is already in the NX200t and is coming to the IS200t. The GS will be the third Lexus model in the States to feature the engine — overseas, the RC will get it as well, but that model hasn’t been confirmed for the U.S. market. The […]

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What’s Wrong with Buick, from a Former Buick Owner http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/08/whats-wrong-with-buick-from-a-former-buick-owner/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/08/whats-wrong-with-buick-from-a-former-buick-owner/#comments Wed, 12 Aug 2015 17:00:51 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1140074 We tend to armchair quarterback what’s wrong with specific automotive brands quite a bit in the TTAC comments. Meanwhile, there are people in the real world who get caught up in what’s actually wrong with some of these brands’ products by buying them — for example: the Buick Regal GS. Jeremy writes: I owned a 2013 […]

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We tend to armchair quarterback what’s wrong with specific automotive brands quite a bit in the TTAC comments. Meanwhile, there are people in the real world who get caught up in what’s actually wrong with some of these brands’ products by buying them — for example: the Buick Regal GS. Jeremy writes: I owned a 2013 […]

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Don’t Buy a 2015 Buick Regal http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/08/dont-buy-a-2015-buick-regal/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/08/dont-buy-a-2015-buick-regal/#comments Sat, 01 Aug 2015 15:00:28 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1131353 If you are looking for a new midsize car to add to your driveway and the Buick Regal is on your shortlist, you might want to wait a few months. According to a dealer communique sent out by Buick head Duncan Aldred, the Regal will receive a massive price cut for 2016. Even the top-trim […]

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If you are looking for a new midsize car to add to your driveway and the Buick Regal is on your shortlist, you might want to wait a few months. According to a dealer communique sent out by Buick head Duncan Aldred, the Regal will receive a massive price cut for 2016. Even the top-trim […]

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2015 Buick Regal GS AWD – Get A Grip, Man http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/07/2015-buick-regal-gs-get-grip-man/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/07/2015-buick-regal-gs-get-grip-man/#comments Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:07:35 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1129617 It’s not often you get to see the future when you look at a car. Admittedly, the 2015 Buick Regal GS AWD looks nothing like a crystal ball — it’s a deep shade of white that I never knew existed and its 20-inch wheels wrapped with summer rubber are … challenging. But I can see […]

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It’s not often you get to see the future when you look at a car. Admittedly, the 2015 Buick Regal GS AWD looks nothing like a crystal ball — it’s a deep shade of white that I never knew existed and its 20-inch wheels wrapped with summer rubber are … challenging. But I can see […]

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New or Used: for Ten Thousand Dollars, You could buy a Million Pennies! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/new-or-used-for-ten-thousand-dollars-you-could-buy-a-million-pennies/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/new-or-used-for-ten-thousand-dollars-you-could-buy-a-million-pennies/#comments Fri, 24 Feb 2012 12:52:55 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=431964     Art writes: Sajeev and Steve, 5 months ago I bought myself something of a quarter-life crisis gift – a CPO 2008 Honda S2000. I love this car to death, which is why I was left heartbroken when it was rear-ended quite badly as part of a 5 car accident on the wonderful roads […]

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    Art writes: Sajeev and Steve, 5 months ago I bought myself something of a quarter-life crisis gift – a CPO 2008 Honda S2000. I love this car to death, which is why I was left heartbroken when it was rear-ended quite badly as part of a 5 car accident on the wonderful roads […]

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Review: 2013 Lexus GS350 and GS450h, Part Two http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/12/review-2013-lexus-gs350-and-gs450h-part-two/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/12/review-2013-lexus-gs350-and-gs450h-part-two/#comments Tue, 06 Dec 2011 11:56:12 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=421056 Sometimes I have troubles viewing Lexus with an objective eye. The first car that ever excited me was the 1993 Lexus LS400 my best friend’s dad bought. It wasn’t the driving experience that delivered the “wow” factor; it was the fact that everything inside seemed deliberately perfect from the leather seams, to the wood that […]

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Sometimes I have troubles viewing Lexus with an objective eye. The first car that ever excited me was the 1993 Lexus LS400 my best friend’s dad bought. It wasn’t the driving experience that delivered the “wow” factor; it was the fact that everything inside seemed deliberately perfect from the leather seams, to the wood that […]

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Live From Pebble Beach: The Lexus GX And Infiniti JX http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/live-from-pebble-beach-the-lexus-gx-and-infiniti-jx/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/live-from-pebble-beach-the-lexus-gx-and-infiniti-jx/#comments Fri, 19 Aug 2011 07:07:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=407930 Well, you’ve already seen the OEM-approved press shots of the Lexus GS and Infiniti JX, but TTAC’s tame Californian, Alex Dykes, is on hand to bring us all the pomp and pagentry of Pebble Beach. Hit the jump for a full gallery and a few of Alex’s on-the-spot thoughts. Alex writes that Pebble Beach is […]

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Well, you’ve already seen the OEM-approved press shots of the Lexus GS and Infiniti JX, but TTAC’s tame Californian, Alex Dykes, is on hand to bring us all the pomp and pagentry of Pebble Beach. Hit the jump for a full gallery and a few of Alex’s on-the-spot thoughts. Alex writes that Pebble Beach is […]

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2013 Lexus GS Tees Off At Pebble Beach http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/2013-lexus-gs-tees-off-at-pebble-beach/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/2013-lexus-gs-tees-off-at-pebble-beach/#comments Fri, 19 Aug 2011 01:46:03 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=407862 In a press release announcing the new 2013 Lexus GS, Lexus group vice president and general manager Mark Templin explains the sports sedan’s mission as follows: Today, buyers in the mid-size luxury segment want a more engaging driving experience, styling that makes a statement, and a roomier interior package. With the all-new GS, we’re giving […]

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In a press release announcing the new 2013 Lexus GS, Lexus group vice president and general manager Mark Templin explains the sports sedan’s mission as follows: Today, buyers in the mid-size luxury segment want a more engaging driving experience, styling that makes a statement, and a roomier interior package. With the all-new GS, we’re giving […]

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Buick Regal GS: The Detuned Image Changer http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/buick-regal-gs-the-detuned-image-changer/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/buick-regal-gs-the-detuned-image-changer/#comments Fri, 08 Jan 2010 16:44:15 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=341160 Buick has announced that it’s bringing a high(er)-performance GS version of its Opel Insignia-based Buick Regal to the Detroit Auto Show, and later, to the US market. And for once we’re left wishing we were getting a rebadge. After all, for the first several years of US sales, Insignias will be imported from Germany, meaning […]

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Buick has announced that it’s bringing a high(er)-performance GS version of its Opel Insignia-based Buick Regal to the Detroit Auto Show, and later, to the US market. And for once we’re left wishing we were getting a rebadge. After all, for the first several years of US sales, Insignias will be imported from Germany, meaning […]

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