Lexus has earned the top honor in the Luxury Brand segment for possessing the Best Resale Value. Appearing in the Kelley Blue Book 2012 for the second year in a row, it is joined by four Lexus models which have received awards in their categories. At the 2012 LA Auto Show, Lexux LF-CC and LF-LC will are being displayed.
Lexus IS Sports sedan won in the category of Entry Level Luxury Car segment, while GS 350 sports sedan was a winner in the Luxury Car category and RX 450h was a winner in the Hybrid SUV segment. Lastly the Lexus LX 570 won in the Luxury Full Size SUV and Crossover category which also made it to the top 10 overall Best Resale Value for the third time in a row as it was declared as the top Luxury brand in 2009, 2010 and in 2012 model years.
Having the best resale value tag is important and prestigious for the company that has worked hard to create this luxury vehicle. In total Toyota models dominated the list of Top 10 vehicles with best resale value after 60 months taking six of the top 10 positions. Kelley Blue Book best resale awards were based on inputs from skilled staff of auto analysts and awards vehicles who maintain the greatest proportion of their original list price after 5 years of ownership.