Although unremarkable in styling and personality, the Lexus ES 300 occupied an essential devote the Lexus selection throughout its 12-year run from 1992-2003. As the company's high-tech LS flagship loved greater fame, the relatively affordable ES sedan was the vehicle most customers test-drove once they showed up at Lexus shops. It had been the epitome from the entry-level luxury sedan -- and also the sustained success from the Lexus brand likely has much related to all of the good first impressions the ES 300 made.
Nice array of luxury and convenience features, strong V6.
Many of the features are optional, no GPS navigation system offered.
The Lexus ES 300 sports new front-end styling and taillights. The rearview and driver-side mirrors are now electrochromatic for improved nighttime performance. The interior gets new colors and additional wood trim on the audio/heater panel. The mirrors are added to the memory seat function. High-intensity discharge headlights are optional, as are 16-inch wheels. BrakeAssist is included in the Vehicle Skid Control option. A particle-and-odor air filter is a new option. The ES 300 also receives child seat-anchor brackets and three new colors.