Lexus Wins Edmunds' "Best Retained Value" for Luxury Makes
Edmunds based its Best Retained Value on the average five-year retained value of the car maker's 2011 models that launched prior to the end of 2010.
The four model-level categories captured by Lexus included:
GS 350 mid-size luxury sport sedan: Sedan over $40,000
IS 250 C luxury hard-top convertible: Convertible $35,000-45,000
RX 350 luxury utility vehicle: SUV $35,000-45,000
GX 460 mid-size luxury utility vehicle: SUV over $45,000
Edmunds.com launched in 1995 as the first automotive information Website. Edmunds.com Inc. is headquartered in Santa Monica, Calif., and maintains a satellite office in suburban Detroit.