Is this a good idea?

22 Peb 2021
980 469 Ditonton

Thanks to Lords Mobile for sponsoring today's video. Download Lords Mobile to win BIG prizes here: www.igg.com/event/donutmedia1 iPhone 12s, CASH, and a $350 gift pack for everyone!
Lexus gave us the brand new IS500 and it got me thinking: Is this even a good idea?
A BIG Thank You to Pat Devereux from Petrolicious for connecting us with Lexus! Couldn't have made this video without you!
New to the Channel?
►Watch this: idbil.info/both/PLFl907chpCa42gkh1oJxuJBN0cZ4YT1HT
We upload almost every day, subscribe so you don't miss out!
►Subscribe here: bit.ly/1JQ3qvO
Click here for more info on joining the Donut Underground!
►idbil.info/dash/L6JmiMXKoXS6bpP1D3bk8gjoin
Shop Donut Merch:
►www.donut.media/
Donut Media is at the center of digital media for the next generation of automotive and motorsports enthusiasts. We are drivers, drifters, and car enthusiasts who love to tell stories.

Komentar
  • Big thanks to Lexus for giving us this opportunity! If you want to see us debut more cars on Donut, give me a "vroom vroom Daddy!"

    Donut MediaDonut MediaBulan Yang lalu
    • Vroom vroom daddy doug

      Justin ZhengJustin Zheng7 hari yang lalu
    • vroom vroom Papa!

      Marothi MahlakeMarothi Mahlake12 hari yang lalu
    • Vroom Vroom Daddy!

      Gustavo HP.Gustavo HP.14 hari yang lalu
    • Vroom vroom daddy

      California SpotterCalifornia SpotterBulan Yang lalu
  • I was so hyped throughout the entire video, until he said it was North-America only.. Well thats a sucker for us Europeans :(

    Spectacular SpaghettiSpectacular Spaghetti8 jam yang lalu
  • Give it 6 speed and I will dump my BMW. I WILL for sure !

    Pranay SharmaPranay Sharma2 hari yang lalu
  • Hot diggity daymn, this is now on the to do list come the end of this Crypto bull run

    Blue 7lvnBlue 7lvn4 hari yang lalu
  • my dream daily, this v8, hmmmmmm

    Klotz AlexandreKlotz Alexandre5 hari yang lalu
  • I need one of these! Do an episode on the Lexus Lx!!!

    HundredsHundreds5 hari yang lalu
  • YOU HEAR THAT MITSUBISHI?! GET OFF YER ARSE N' TAKE NOTES

    Harry MoloreHarry Molore6 hari yang lalu
  • this is my second favorite video, my first, the up to speed on the LS400

    Emma WilsonEmma Wilson6 hari yang lalu
  • That’s a sexy car

    Johnny JouhaJohnny Jouha7 hari yang lalu
  • My buddy had a Lexus 300 in HS and drove it for years after graduating then one day he rolled it and totalled it. His dad, who was filthy rich from the multiple Burger Kings he owned, took the smashed roof 300 and completely rebuilt it back to showroom quality. New engine and all. It was such a waste of money too me. Guess not to him tho cause he still owns it and drives it to shows. He has a folder showing the cars life and how it was redone. Probably the most expensive stock 300 ever. Lol. Also that new Lexus looks and sounds amazing.

    HateradeHaterade7 hari yang lalu
  • Why wasn’t this a bumper to bumper

    Bert ErnieBert Ernie8 hari yang lalu
  • Thought it was an awd car 🥲

    BaludoBaludo8 hari yang lalu
  • I love my 07 IS 350 I’m going to drive this car till I can’t anymore

    Texas MadeTexas Made9 hari yang lalu
  • 400z thats all i'm buying

    Rupinder SinghRupinder Singh10 hari yang lalu
    • Wait for the ISF

      MezMez9 hari yang lalu
  • MSRP: $56,0000

    ShoegumShoegum10 hari yang lalu
  • but, why doesnt it make 500 hp to match the theme?

    Jonathan PinkertonJonathan Pinkerton10 hari yang lalu
  • Is there a mistake? WIKIPEDIA mention this IS 500 F peformance is run on 2UR engine. It will make sense since the engine is transplanted from the LC and also seen application on the Tundra.

    林振华林振华10 hari yang lalu
    • The tundra has the 5.7L 3ur not the 5.0 2ur.

      Carboy Dorifuto partyCarboy Dorifuto party5 hari yang lalu
  • When you want E39 M5 but live in 2021😍

    CALIBER 50CALIBER 5011 hari yang lalu
  • I hate reviews when ur not allowed to drive the car...then it feels like a commercial

    MithbustedMithbusted13 hari yang lalu
  • ok now sell it for 30k

    GamingTubeKategidasGamingTubeKategidas15 hari yang lalu
    • Never happening. V6 models are sell for over 40-45k as is. This'll likely be a 55-60k car at best.

      Carboy Dorifuto partyCarboy Dorifuto party15 hari yang lalu
  • The 1UZ was not available in the aristo only the Lexus variant did. The aristo got the 2jzgte

    Supa FanceSupa Fance16 hari yang lalu
  • It’s begging for a wide boy kit to fix the rear

    Supa FanceSupa Fance16 hari yang lalu
  • I dig it

    Supa FanceSupa Fance16 hari yang lalu
  • Just a typical ISF nothing new here… with typical 5.0 Toyota V8 that’s been around forever.

    //// AMG//// AMG17 hari yang lalu
    • No. It's going to be cheaper. + Wait for the ISF

      MezMez9 hari yang lalu
  • Lexus lc 500 the best car... Sound. 👌👌👌👌👌👉

    Mahlok 82Mahlok 8217 hari yang lalu
  • B.e.S.T f'u"l'l D.a.T.i.n.G h.o.T G.i.r.L's -L-o-V-e-S-e-X---❤️😘 ..👍 Clickhere : 18cams.xyz !💖🖤❤️今後は気をライブ配信の再編ありがとうです!この日のライブ配信は、かならりやばかったですね!1万人を超える人が見ていたもん(笑)やっぱり人参最高!まさかのカメラ切り忘れでやら1かしたのもドキドキでした,. 💖🖤在整個人類歷史上,強者,富人和具有狡猾特質的人捕食部落,氏族,城鎮,城市和鄉村中的弱者,無`'守和貧窮成員。然而,人類的生存意願迫使那些被拒絕,被剝奪或摧毀的基本需求的人們找到了一種生活方式,並繼續將其DNA融入不斷發展的人類社會。. 說到食物,不要以為那些被拒絕的人只吃垃圾。相反,他們學會了在被忽視的肉類和蔬菜中尋找營養。他們學會了清潔,切塊,調味和慢燉慢燉的野菜和肉類,在食品市場上被忽略的部分家用蔬菜和肉類,並且學會了使用芳香的木煙(如山核桃,山核桃和豆科灌木 來調味g食物煮的時候1

    Bacchanal BosBacchanal Bos18 hari yang lalu
  • I want one

    test1test118 hari yang lalu
  • is F lives again

    MernernerMernerner18 hari yang lalu
  • It's not *all new.* It's a refresh.

    Tropical StormTropical Storm18 hari yang lalu
  • Thank You @Lexus 👏

    Wiktor GrotekWiktor Grotek19 hari yang lalu
  • "vroom vroom Daddy!"

    ravishankar sammetaravishankar sammeta19 hari yang lalu
  • NOW PUT THAT V8 IN A MK5 AND CALL IT A 3JZ

    Abel MedinaAbel Medina20 hari yang lalu
    • It wouldn't need it.

      Carboy Dorifuto partyCarboy Dorifuto party18 hari yang lalu
  • Can't wait to buy one in 5years when. It's dropped to 30 k

    The Rocketeer GamerThe Rocketeer Gamer20 hari yang lalu
    • Don't think it'll drop that fast ... 2008+ ISF still sell for 30k + with 70k+ miles .... Lexus

      Prodigious 909Prodigious 9094 hari yang lalu
    • $35k*

      Anthony D.Anthony D.16 hari yang lalu
  • Twin turbo my 370Z or sell 379Z and Fusion for a Lexus.... 🤔

    PlanesTrainsAutosPlanesTrainsAutos21 hari yang lalu
  • That's how it should be, good job Lexus. Fuck electric vehicles.

    Vinh NguyenVinh Nguyen21 hari yang lalu
  • No manual and starts over 60k. Are we sure this is for enthusiasts?

    FlatsixfiestaFlatsixfiesta22 hari yang lalu
    • @Mez no it won't .. look at ISF prices they use the same V8 and 2010+ isf in my are are still overpriced at 30k+

      Prodigious 909Prodigious 9094 hari yang lalu
    • *56+ It'll be 35k after one to two years.

      MezMez9 hari yang lalu
  • I would de-badge this so fast ha

    petayV8petayV822 hari yang lalu
  • Timthetatman exit song

    Aidan GlynnAidan Glynn23 hari yang lalu
  • Feels a little tone deaf to me. Rest of the world is going fast electro, and instead a gas guzzling v8 in a small car people aren't buying? Cool, but makes no sense to me. I do enjoy road racing my LS400 though lol.

    SpinnettiSpinnetti23 hari yang lalu
  • Toyota says "no new boring cars" yeahyeahyeah can I have a supra in forza now? 😆

    D & K Customs WoodworkingD & K Customs Woodworking23 hari yang lalu
  • Did you know that the engine in the LS430 is called 3UZ, which is actually the name of a radio station in Melbourne, Australia

    Richard WhitrodRichard Whitrod23 hari yang lalu
  • This was a good video. However, I wish there was more credit given to the ISF which was the base for this formula of smaller sedan with a V8 engine. Plus, the quad stack exhaust and bulging hood is the ISF's signature look. I think Lexus tried to send the message to the enthusiasts with the creation of the ISF, but due to its lack of interest initially based on retail sales the formula had to be dropped till now. This is our chance as enthusiasts to show that this is something we want so Lexus can continue to make motorsport inspired vehicles which in turn could capture the eyes of other manufacturers and create competition. If not, Lexus will be forced to follow the market and continue to drop performance (discontinuation of GSF and ISF) and sell SUV's. We've all but lost the manual, let's not lose performance too.

    RohRoh23 hari yang lalu
  • This over a M3 any day of the week. Note if this is only going to be sold in North America, 1/3 of them will end being sold in europe & asia or stolen to be sold

    BBBTBBBT24 hari yang lalu
  • 500 numbering badge on a small luxury sedan!!! And GREAT introduction to this car!!!

    George PPSGeorge PPS24 hari yang lalu
  • I’ll take this every time over a BMW or Mercedes’ models.

    George PPSGeorge PPS24 hari yang lalu
  • I hate lexus for not bringing this car global 😭🔥but the car is so gorgeous I just love it ,the engineers in lexus are the luckiest to make these lovely monsters 🔥🔥.

    Siddharth JrSiddharth Jr25 hari yang lalu
  • 5:21 lexus v8 na sound

    kirinkirin25 hari yang lalu
  • Sadly still there's no Overhead display and low bean still not bright enough at night #lexusis

    sokfat chuoysokfat chuoy25 hari yang lalu
  • Sadly still there's no Overhead display and low bean still not bright enough at night #lexusis

    sokfat chuoysokfat chuoy25 hari yang lalu
  • Sadly still there's no Overhead display and low bean still not bright enough at night #lexusis

    sokfat chuoysokfat chuoy25 hari yang lalu
  • My "possibly attainable" dream car is probably a Maserati GT or a Lc500. Unattainable one would probably be the McLaren GT

    Azir's Journey to DiamondAzir's Journey to Diamond25 hari yang lalu
  • I want one!! The car would be nice too!!

    hinkenshokenhinkenshoken26 hari yang lalu
  • GR Supra engine is made by BMW so how its Toyota ? just name tag or body ?

    ChakraChakra26 hari yang lalu
  • 80k, huh id rather get this than that underwhelming new type S if they're both auto anyway, goddam this would be the the perfect sleeper

    Harvard FordHarvard Ford26 hari yang lalu
    • 56*

      MezMez9 hari yang lalu
  • donut media in 1 year from now will be releasing a video on turbo charging that thing

    ChrisChris26 hari yang lalu
  • I SAW THIS EXACT CAR IN EL DORADO HILLS!!!

    FRED !FRED !26 hari yang lalu
  • I think people hate naturally aspirated v8 vehicles because the name naturally aspirated sounds like a car with asthma or a disability of some kind . Natural ASPY just sounds like it skips PE with a note from the doctor . Meanwhile turbo and twin turbo sound like they are team captains . Little do they know good ol Natural ASPY is going to out live the popular turbo and twin turbo because it doesn’t do all this fancy blow witch is an expensive habit . Also turbo and twin turbo are secretly trying to get rid of Natral ASPY V8 because they mate with its sister natural ASPY V6 and can’t be seen in the same popular group !

    irob rfirob rf27 hari yang lalu
    • Using a turbo is like being on steroids and v8 is all natural muscle.

      Prodigious 909Prodigious 9094 hari yang lalu
  • If I get it I’m definitely de badging it first day ! Or replacing the 500 with a F logo . Second I’m doing a muffler delete .

    irob rfirob rf27 hari yang lalu
  • I want it.

    Chuka NwezeChuka Nweze27 hari yang lalu
  • I think Lexus realizes their main clientele is going to be dead in 10 years.

    Vlad RepVlad Rep27 hari yang lalu
  • I’m just hoping for an AWD manual Corolla

    xxmobstrxx 853xxmobstrxx 85328 hari yang lalu
  • Sucks gas prices are going up. Would love to have this but money

    Jon AdanJon Adan28 hari yang lalu
  • vroom vroom Daddy!

    Callum RICHARDSONCallum RICHARDSON28 hari yang lalu
  • Same motor and sound as in the LC500?! I'm sold.

    Alex TAlex T29 hari yang lalu
  • Yes it is a great idea. Limited Edition and Production numbers are already a statement - value and rarity. Anyone who genuinely loves cars should know how special this machine is. But the real reason to buy one is for the personal satisfaction that comes from having something that truly delivers on the promise of driving enjoyment. Combining the bold styling of the new 2021 IS launched last year with this awesome V8 engine, the IS 500 is simply an enthusiast’s dream. Or in other words, those who get, get it.

    Vegas MartinVegas Martin29 hari yang lalu
  • Amazing video as usual Nolan

    Sameh AbouezSameh Abouez29 hari yang lalu
  • “Mustang GT” Shows a picture of a GT500

    Miniature Diecast ReviewsMiniature Diecast Reviews29 hari yang lalu
  • Sadly the 500 doesn't apply to the LS500

    Asian in a ShedAsian in a ShedBulan Yang lalu
  • Lexus is the only brand doing this, I fkn love it.

    cumnmrmpt aaacumnmrmpt aaaBulan Yang lalu
  • I’m surprised he wasn’t allowed to drive it. I mean...

    Darylle AninaoDarylle AninaoBulan Yang lalu
  • Isf big brother na v8 👍

    o Rebeloo RebeloBulan Yang lalu
  • I'd have this one over the new M3 any day of the week. Looks better and sounds better, interior is nicer. THATS how you do a big grille @bmw

    Sam AspdenSam AspdenBulan Yang lalu
  • Dealers are gonna taxed the shit out this car

    Christian AlvarezChristian AlvarezBulan Yang lalu
    • Just like they do with the rest of the V8 rwd Lexuses lol

      Carboy Dorifuto partyCarboy Dorifuto party29 hari yang lalu
  • Crazy how the LFA looks timeless 9 years later

    danieldanielBulan Yang lalu
  • It's an IS-F.

    Aishik AshrafAishik AshrafBulan Yang lalu
  • They have been doing this for a very long time. My baby 2004 is300 sport design will burn the rubber off all 4 tires, but this car is awesome!

    Christopher MacChristopher MacBulan Yang lalu
  • Lexus are quickly becoming a brand i got an eye on but theyre not in england so... thats an iasue

    GlibsGlibsBulan Yang lalu
  • It's about time @lexus

    Caleb RhoadesCaleb RhoadesBulan Yang lalu
  • It will depend on the price. Can't be expensive like the IS-F.

    ctk4949ctk4949Bulan Yang lalu
    • Won’t matter, dealers will charge way over msrp on this car anyways

      Tj TuckerTj TuckerBulan Yang lalu
  • I’m preparing myself for the day I trade my Audi E-Tron for the IS500. The dealer is gonna have a good laughter at my expense and I’ll probably join him

    Alzini FelshoniAlzini FelshoniBulan Yang lalu
  • How could he not bring up it's predecessor the IS-F!?

    daniel coxdaniel coxBulan Yang lalu
  • O

    Chad TamanahaChad TamanahaBulan Yang lalu
  • I love the idea behind this thing. Lexus is pushing a sports sedan into a great direction other then hard core. Real day to day driving, this seems fun and perfectly luxurious. Quality is a luxurious , right?

    hockeymann88hockeymann88Bulan Yang lalu
  • Thank you Lexus, !!!! keep making the V8 5.0 as long as possible, !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I'll order mine in black please ... ( and a unicorn with a 6 speed manual =) ) , and always dream

    TT InnovationsTT InnovationsBulan Yang lalu
  • Just a wee little $64,000, but dw, this is for you guys!

    Pikachulova7Pikachulova7Bulan Yang lalu
  • Lexus: "Hello, fellow enthusiasts."

    spraynprayspraynprayBulan Yang lalu
  • Lexus even has a link to this video on their website for the IS500 under "future vehicles". You guys have made it big time!

    Christopher S.Christopher S.Bulan Yang lalu
  • it's not a boring car, but it is an old car. reskinned IS is still reskinned. it's a low risk project for them and it doesn't use up the real F name that they can decide to bring back if this brings back buyer for the IS. The IS and RC has been so slow selling compare to the 3, C, and A4 since the last gen when Germans took a leap and Toyota only took a step forward.

    FrankW1029FrankW1029Bulan Yang lalu
    • @Prodigious 909 “all” going turbo 4? You are taking what Mercedes is doing with the C AMG and applying it to the rest of German brands? Also I wasn’t talking about the engine displacement or configuration. It’s a simple knock on Toyota using a old chassi much like what Nissan did with the G/35/G37/Q50 where European brands developed new chassi for each new generation.

      FrankW1029FrankW10294 hari yang lalu
    • German are all going turbo 4 cyl tho 😂 what a "leap"

      Prodigious 909Prodigious 9094 hari yang lalu
  • Wow what a big change from the 2008 IS F! 😱

    glovedcop69glovedcop69Bulan Yang lalu
  • V8's are not disappearing at all, they get smaller and have turbos tho...(at least in supercar industry)

    Eric Valverde RosadoEric Valverde RosadoBulan Yang lalu
  • This with a good set of Vossen's and is FIRE (maybe new pipes)

    Eric Valverde RosadoEric Valverde RosadoBulan Yang lalu
  • 3:55 "....Pop the hood" "Pop the hood?" "Pop the hood!" 4:20 TOO MUCH PLASTIC COVERINGS!

    Daniel j Cor-i-caDaniel j Cor-i-caBulan Yang lalu
  • An Enthusiast car is something that's able to be modified and fixed by the owner this does not look like that

    Daniel j Cor-i-caDaniel j Cor-i-caBulan Yang lalu
  • That v8 was introduced a long time ago like more than 10 years ago

    Ali Al-NaimiAli Al-NaimiBulan Yang lalu
  • Enthusiast car starting at $80 grand? Stupid. No stick? Stupid.

    Paul ManningPaul ManningBulan Yang lalu
    • @Christopher S. 60k is a guess but dealer Mark up says otherwise

      Carboy Dorifuto partyCarboy Dorifuto partyBulan Yang lalu
    • who said 80k? this car will not be 80k lol.

      Christopher S.Christopher S.Bulan Yang lalu
  • This is my idea vehicle

    Kazuto KirigayaKazuto KirigayaBulan Yang lalu
  • where is the manual transmission :/

    Triterus Saw-ickyTriterus Saw-ickyBulan Yang lalu
  • More power then the new M3? That’s not true

    JacobJacobBulan Yang lalu
  • No mentions about the ISF or the GSF lol.

    Damien FosiDamien FosiBulan Yang lalu
  • I love it "cars for us".. could you afford a 100k Lexus? (maybe you do and the joke's on me lol) anyway the usual random dude certainly could not... AWESOME CAR BTW

    Le LupusLe LupusBulan Yang lalu
IDbil