Where Was Lexus Founded?

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Terri Martinez
Terri MartinezFinance and Insurance Manager

Posted on Feb 18, 2023

Lexus was founded in 1989 in Japan. It was created as a division of Toyota to produce luxury cars. Lexus quickly became known for its high-quality vehicles and luxurious features. The brand has since expanded worldwide and continues to be a popular choice for luxury car buyers.

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