The updated sedan goes on sale this fall. Lexus has set the U.S. prices.
The 2021 Lexus ES 250 is the first ES with the all-wheel drive option. It comes with a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine making 203 hp (151 kW) and consuming 28 mpg. For comparison: the fuel economy of the FWD version with the 3.5-liter V6 is 26 mpg.
The Lexus ES 250 AWD F Sport modification is also available for 2021. It offers the sport-tuned suspension, 19-inch wheels, performance rubber, blacked-out visual cues.
The limited Black Line Edition based on the F Sport trim is new for the next model year. It is available only with front-wheel drive, and in 1,500 examples.
This edition provides three color options (Ultrasonic Blue Mica, Obsidian, Ultra White), black mirror caps and lip spoiler, dark wheels, black-and-white interior.
One of the highlights of the 2021 Lexus ES Black Line Edition is Zero Halliburton’s two-piece luggage set with a 22.0-inch carry-on bag and a bigger 26.0-inch travel case.
The Lexus ES facelift will reach dealers this fall, with a base price of $39,900. Other pricing is as follows:
- Luxury $45,100
- F Sport $45,700
- Black Line $46,550
- Ultra Luxury $48,900