Lexus IS Price in Kenya - Reviews, Features, Specs, and How to Import

The Lexus LS for sale in Kenya is a full-size luxury sedan serving as the pioneer model of the Lexus department. 

The first 4-generation of LS came with a V8 engine and were mainly rear-wheel-drive, but the was an option of all-wheel drive in the 4th one. 

It is this 4th generation that also saw the introduction of a long-wheelbase and hybrid LS model. 

The company changed the 5th generation’s engine to a V6 one and only a single length variant. Today you can get both the V8 and v6 engines.

You can get this executive car as a four door sedan or 5-door hatchback with each model offering reliability and durability. 

And it has a peak power of 241hp and 350Nm if you choose the IS 300 offered with a 2.0 L  I4 DOHC engine. 

Change to IS 300 AWD  loaded with a 3.5L V6-engine, and the power jumps to 255hp.

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A Sparkling White Lexus IS

The Lexus IS for sale in Nairobi is loaded with an adaptive suspension that enables you to change between five drive modes. 

You enjoy one of the latest 3D-audio technologies, a touch screen dashboard with  New Android integration and Apple CarPlay to keep your ride enjoyable.

The IS competes closely with the Audi A4 and Mercedes Benz C-class

Though all are luxury cars, the IS is generously equipped with high-tech features and is more reliable than the two.

And the Lexus IS price in Kenya can go over Ksh 7M, depending on where you purchase this vehicle.

Lexus IS 250 for Sale in Kenya Review (2013–2015)

The 2015 model features a four-door sedan driven by RWD with variations in whether it has crafted lines or without. 

Its drive train is mated to a 6-speed shift Matic transmission that gives a return of 204 hp from a 2.5 l  V6 naturally aspirated petrol motor.

It accelerates from 0-100km/h in 8.1 seconds. 

This model features a head-turning exterior style, with the excellent build quality and an improved interior and steering.

It is loaded with a long list of safety features giving it a five-star rating from the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration.

Lexus IS 250 Price in Kenya and Specs

The IS 250 cost between Ksh 4.5 M to Ksh 6.0 M for the 2014 and 2015  models. Here are the specs of this vehicle.

  • Number of Seats: 5
  • Drive Type:  RWD
  • Maximum Power: 204bhp
  • Engine Capacity: 2499cc
  • Acceleration: 0-100km/h 8.1 sec
  • Fuel Consumption:9.7L /100Km
  • Tank Capacity:65L

Lexus IS 250 AWD for Sale in Kenya Review (2013-2015)

This model features a four-door sedan powered by a 2.5 l V6 engine that produces 204hp at 6400 rpm and 184 lb. ft at 4800rpm.

It cruises nicely even on unbeaten roads due to the AWD system. It’s driven by a 6- speed shift Matic transmission giving it a fuel consumption of 10.4L per 100 kilometers.

You can sprint from rest to 100 km/h in 8.7 seconds, attaining a maximum speed of 240km/h

The base model comes with ABS, driveline traction control, fog lights, keyless entry, NuLuxe leatherette Seat trim and dual-zone automatic conditioning.

Its driver and front passenger seats are heated to provide more comfort.

Lexus IS 250 AWD Price in Kenya and Specs

Lexus IS 250 AWD is more costly than its RWD counterpart, and its price for 2014 and 2015 models ranges between Ksh 4.8 M and Ksh. 6.5 M.

Check some of the features that you get for this model.

  • Number of Seats: 5
  • Drive Type:  AWD
  • Maximum Power: 204bhp
  • Engine Capacity: 2499cc
  • Acceleration: 0-100km/h 8.7 sec
  • Fuel Consumption:10.4L /100Km
  • Tank Capacity:65L

Lexus IS 200t for Sale in Kenya Review (2015–2017)

Lexus IS 200t was produced between the years 2015 and 2017. It comes with a 2.0L I4 engine that generates 241 Hp at 4800rpm and 258 lb. ft at 1650rpm.

Its turbocharged four-cylinder engine is driven by an automatic transmission, whether on the rear-wheel-drive or AWD system.

This car can accelerate from 0-100km/h in 6.5sec while consuming 10.8 liters of petrol to cover 100km.

The five-seater SUV features an excellent outlook and a well-refined interior.

It is loaded with lane departure alert, LED headlamps and a tilt & telescoping wheel to give you a thrilling drive.

The presence of heated seats, adaptive cruise control, 18” alloy wheels and a navigation system with Bluetooth wireless connectivity adds to your comfort.

Lexus IS 200t Price in Kenya and Specs

IS 200t price ranges between Ksh 4.6M and Ksh 5.95 M for the 2015 and 2017 models. Here are the basic specs available with this model.

  • Number of Seats: 5
  • Drive Type:  RWD/AWD
  • Maximum Power: 241hp
  • Engine Capacity: 1998cc
  • Acceleration: 0-100km/h 6.5sec
  • Fuel Consumption:10.8L /100Km
  • Tank Capacity:66L

Lexus IS 300 for Sale in Kenya Review (2017–Present)

The IS 300 is loaded with a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 241 horsepower and 258 lb. ft of torque driven by RWD configuration.

Its power is channeled through an 8-speed automatic transmission that propels it from 0-100km/h in 6.9 sec.

You can manage to travel comfortably for over 500km before refilling its 65 liters fuel tank.

The exciting features you enjoy in this model include 18” alloy wheels, LED headlights, auto-dimming mirrors, keyless entry, Apple CarPlay and Android auto.

Lexus IS 300 Price in Kenya and Specs

You can get the latest 2021 model of IS 300 with about Ksh 8.5Million. 

Though this price may vary with available optional features, a 2017 model may be available with Ksh 6.0M. Here are the specs you expect with IS 300.

  • Number of Seats: 5
  • Drive Type:  RWD
  • Maximum Power: 241hp
  • Engine Capacity: 1998cc
  • Acceleration: 0-100km/h 6.9sec
  • Fuel Consumption:11.2L /100Km
  • Tank Capacity:65L

Lexus IS 300 AWD for Sale in Kenya Review (2015–Present)

The IS 300 AWD is a compact SUV that can comfortably sit five passengers. This car is powered by a 3.5 L V6 engine that generates 260hp and 236 lb. ft.

It is driven by an All-wheel drive system propelled by a six-speed automatic transmission. You can jump from 0-100 km /h in 6.1 seconds.

This vehicle allows you to move even on rugged terrains without bumping into objects, courtesy of its forward collision mitigation system and AWD.

It has a well-refined tech interior with an optional 17-speaker Mark Levinson premium audio system, 360-degree camera system, navigation package, among others.

Lexus IS 300 AWD Price in Kenya and Specs

2016 and 2021 IS 300 AWD price is between Ksh 4.9M and Ksh 9.2 M and comes with the following basic specifications.

  • Number of Seats: 5
  • Drive Type:  AWD
  • Maximum Power: 260hp
  • Engine Capacity: 3456cc
  • Acceleration: 0-100km/h 6.1 sec
  • Fuel Consumption:10.8L /100Km
  • Tank Capacity:66L

Lexus IS 350 for Sale in Kenya Review (2013–Present)

This vehicle comes with a 3.5L V6 engine driven by an 8-speed shiftable automatic transmission with a rear-wheel-drive configuration.

This five-seater sedan drives smoothly with a peak power of 311hp and 280lb.

The car accelerates from 0-100km/h in 5.6 seconds. Its latest models feature an upgraded fascia, headlamps hood and exhaust pipes.

Lexus IS 350 Price in Kenya and Specs

Lexus IS 350 is more costly than the earlier models, such as IS 200t, expect to pay about Ksh 5.7M and Ksh 9.5M for the 2016 and 2021 models, respectively.

Here are the basic specifications of the Lexus IS 350 for sale in Mombasa.

  • Number of Seats: 5
  • Drive Type:  RWD
  • Maximum Power: 306hp
  • Engine Capacity: 3456cc
  • Acceleration:0-100km/h 5.6 sec
  • Fuel Consumption:11.2L /100Km
  • Tank Capacity:65L
Lexus IS 350 Price in Kenya -
A Stylish Lexus IS 350 F Sport

Lexus IS 350 AWD for Sale in Kenya Review (2013-Present)

Lexus IS 350 AWD features the naturally aspirated four-cylinder 3.5 L V6 engine that produces 311 h and 280lb.ft .

You enjoy a decent fuel consumption of 7.6-12.2 l/100km from the 6-speed automatic transmission.

The model comes with a long list of safety features, including blindspot detection, autonomous emergency braking, lane departure warning and adaptive cruise control.

Lexus IS 350 AWD Price in Kenya and Specs

The first IS 350 AWD debuted in 2013 and has fewer tech features than the latest 2021 model.  

Expect to pay slightly over Ksh 9.7 M for the 2021 model and enjoy the specs below.

  • Number of Seats: 5
  • Drive Type:  AWD
  • Maximum Power: 311hp
  • Engine Capacity: 3456cc
  • Acceleration:0-100km/h 5.9 sec
  • Fuel Consumption:10.9L /100Km
  • Tank Capacity:65L

Lexus IS 300h for Sale in Kenya Review (2013-Present)

The Lexus IS 300h is the hybrid model featuring a 2.5 petrol engine (176 hp, 163 lb. ft) and a 1 Km electric motor (141hp, 221 lb. ft).

It is driven by an RWD system directed by an electronically controlled variable transmission (CVT).

The I4 DOHC engine combines with the self-charging motor to give 219 hp and fuel consumption of 5.4l/100km. This gives it a combined range of 1530 kilometers.

The car accelerates from 0-100 km/h in only 8.5 seconds.

You can pack your luggage in the 450 liters boot space and enjoy a refreshed interior featuring Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity.

IS 300h additional features include double-wishbone front suspension, multi-link rear suspension, and a long list of standard safety features.

Lexus IS 300h Price in Kenya and Specs

The IS 300h costs between Ksh 6.0M and Ksh 11.0M for the models produced between 2013 and 2021. Here are its basic specifications.

  • Number of Seats: 5
  • Drive Type:  RWD
  • Maximum Power: 219 hp
  • Engine Capacity: 2494cc
  • Acceleration:0-100km/h  8.5 sec
  • Fuel Consumption:3.5L /100Km
  • Tank Capacity:66L

Lexus IS 500 F SPORT Performance for Sale in Kenya Review ( 2021–Present)

The latest 500 F sport is the newest beast of performance from the automaker. You will enjoy excellent handling and can press the accelerator up to a maximum of 286km/h.

The 5- door sedan brings forth an exciting design that leaves heads turning.

It’s a beckon of power generating 472 hp and 395 Lb.ft of torque from a naturally aspirated 5.0 l V8 engine that pushes it from 0-100km/h in only 4.4 seconds.

The model features interior and exterior upgrades with awesome quad exhaust tips, ten standard airbags, and tuned adaptive variable suspension.

 Its engine is driven by an RWD configuration coupled with an 8-speed sport direct-shift automatic transmission.

Lexus IS 500F SPORT Performance Price in Kenya and Specs

The IS 500F is a great luxury model that hits the Kenyan market with a price of about Ksh 10.5 M. It comes with the following basic specs.

  • Number of Seats: 5
  • Drive Type: RWD/AWD
  • Maximum Power: 472hp
  • Engine Capacity: 4969cc
  • Acceleration:0-100km/h 4.4 sec
  • Fuel Consumption:9.8L /100Km
  • Tank Capacity:66L
  • Maximum speed:  286km/h

Lexus IS for Sale in Kenya - How to Import Your Lexus Is

If you consider the prices given above, one may be tempted to look outside the Kenyan showrooms for a used Lexus IS for sale in Kenya by owners.

A used Lexus IS for sale in Mombasa is limited in terms of variety, models and color options available at the point of purchase. 

Lack of documented history of the car may also result in additional repair costs to the buyer.

Avoid these frustrations of buying a used model, whether from owners or Lexus IS in JiJi Kenya, by importing using a trusted dealer.

You can benefit from the experience of our team at who can handle the importation of the car of your choice.

We help our clients get quality cars and help them save between 10-20% of the  Lexus IS price in Nairobi’s showrooms.

Visit our offices today to place your order. We are located at Greec Tower 2018, 3rd Floor, Door No. FF/D7 & FF/D8, Ruiru Town.

Alternatively, you can call us on +254-728-308-043 or write an email to us at  for more information.

We import various car models, including Mercedes-Benz G-Class, Nissan Skyline, Subaru Outback, Toyota Fortuner, BMW i8 and Toyota Vios.

Lexus IS for Sale in Kenya -
A White Lexus IS Taking a Curve

Lexus IS for Sale in Kenya: FAQs About the IS

Find some of the questions that we get from our previous clients?

1.Is Lexus IS a Good Car?

Yes, it’s a good car. It comes with great looks, a comfy interior and a wide variety of engine options for a thrilling drive experience.

2.Are Lexus Cars Expensive to Maintain?

The cost of maintaining a car is mainly dependent on driving habits, frequency of service, among other factors. 

Lexus models are less expensive to maintain compared to other luxury cars. Some of Toyota’s spare parts can be shared with Lexus models.

3.Is Lexus better than BMW?

Though the two are luxury cars, Lexus offers more reliability and quality for its models.

4.Is it Worth Buying a Used Lexus IS for Sale in Kenya?

Lexus cars retain their value for a long. At times a used car may appear better, however lack of all information on car history at the point of purchase may cost you later. 

We advise you to consider importing your Lexus with

Other cars you can import include Lexus NX, Lexus LS, Lexus ES,  and Lexus RC