Go Back   Club Lexus Forums > Lexus Model Forums > GS Models > GS - Fourth Generation
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?

View Poll Results: What do you think of the TRD Japan/F Sport Parts on the 2013 GS F Sport?
Like 9 20.45%
Dislike 19 43.18%
Somewhat 14 31.82%
Indifferent 2 4.55%
Voters: 44. You may not vote on this poll

Spotted: F Sport Parts for 2013 GS

Reply
 
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 05-02-12, 03:21 PM   #1
flipside909
Lexus Connoisseur
Trader Score: (0)
 
flipside909's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: L(F)A, California
Posts: 19,132
KaizenFactor kaizenfactor kaizenfactor
Default Spotted: F Sport Parts for 2013 GS

Looks like Lexus is testing out the TRD Japan/F Sport Parts on a 2013 GS F Sport in Liquid Platinum.

What do you think?

Click the image to open in full size.

CL Facebook Post


http://trdparts.jp/lexus/gs/exterior.html
Click the image to open in full size.
  • Front spoiler (type split left and right)
  • Spoiler side (left and right piece type)
  • Aero rear spoiler and front spats
  • Sport muffler and rear diffuser
This ad is not displayed to registered members.
Register your free account today and become a member on Club Lexus!
__________________
AMAZING IN MOTION

Toyota, Lexus, Scion Connoisseur
flipside909 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-02-12, 03:34 PM   #2
sydtoosic
Lexus Champion
Trader Score: (0)
 
sydtoosic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: GA
Posts: 4,071
sydtoosic
Default

it's okay, however it doesn't garner an "OH DAMN" reaction from me. IMO it seems as though it was a budget call.
sydtoosic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-02-12, 03:51 PM   #3
LexusNN
Lexus Test Driver
Trader Score: (3)
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Virginia
Posts: 1,211
David G Spooky Pantz spookypantz
Default

exhaust looks good, the stock diffuser looks better to me
__________________
2008 MRM Lexus ISF
#2002
LexusNN is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-02-12, 03:55 PM   #4
MKIV98TT
Pole Position
Trader Score: (5)
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: California
Posts: 280
Send a message via AIM to MKIV98TT
Default

The stock GS F-Sport looks wwwwaaaaaayyyyyyy better IMO.
MKIV98TT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-02-12, 04:06 PM   #5
KillaIS250
Lexus Fanatic
Trader Score: (1)
 
KillaIS250's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: 909, CA
Posts: 9,148
Default

^ I agree. Stock F-Sport looks better.

This kit doesn't really flow with the car, especially the rear! Doesn't look right with those quad tips either. I say dislike
__________________

07 IS250 - SOLD
08 Altima Hybrid
98 Prelude - SOLD
KillaIS250 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-02-12, 04:16 PM   #6
MKIV98TT
Pole Position
Trader Score: (5)
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: California
Posts: 280
Send a message via AIM to MKIV98TT
Default

Exhaust tips look way too small, and that rear skirt does not look like it was deigned for that bumper. For example where the rear skirt just about meets the corner reflectors.

The front lip in the mockup looks "OK" to me. Waiting to see the real thing.
MKIV98TT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-02-12, 06:23 PM   #7
natnut
Lexus Champion
Trader Score: (0)
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Singapore
Posts: 1,840
Default

Makes the rear look way too busy.
__________________
GS300 2nd Gen
Wheels : Volks GTC 18x8 front/rear, Silverstone Evol 8 245/40/R18
Suspension : Daizen sway bars,Bilstein HD shocks,Carson Tuned STB,TRD Front LCB,TOM'S 6-links,TOM'S RLCB, Daizen steering rack bushings
Brakes : Racingbrake 2 piece slotted rotors(front)
Engine : Torquemaster Star series spark plugs
Cosmetics/Interior : PIAA Super Tera H-458 wedge lights, Chrome Trunk Bar, Borla exhaust tips,Blitz cabin filter, Luxer LEDs interior lighting,RMM Grille,TTE Trunk Spoiler
natnut is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-02-12, 06:42 PM   #8
spwolf
Lexus Fanatic
Trader Score: (0)
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Posts: 15,088
Default

i like everything but exhaust... too japanese for me, looks like 90's turbo car. I would have preffered two bigger pipes, one on each side.
__________________
- 07 Lexus GS350 AWD
spwolf is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-12, 03:27 AM   #9
Nigel-JDMParts
Sponsor
Trader Score: (72)
 
Nigel-JDMParts's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: SoCal 626
Posts: 3,991
nigeljdmparts nigeljdmparts
Send a message via AIM to Nigel-JDMParts
Default

This doesn't look good on the first picture!
__________________

Website: http://www.nigel-jdmparts.com
E-Mail: info@nigel-jdmparts.com
Like us on Facebook for special promotions
SoCal Installer: Tommy @ Music Box in El Monte
Nigel-JDMParts is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-12, 07:55 AM   #10
IZZO2FIZZO
Lead Lap
Trader Score: (2)
 
IZZO2FIZZO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: TX
Posts: 471
Default

Not the best picture i agree, but keep in mind that it still has the stock wheels and suspension.
__________________
..................
IZZO2FIZZO is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-12, 08:05 AM   #11
MKIV98TT
Pole Position
Trader Score: (5)
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: California
Posts: 280
Send a message via AIM to MKIV98TT
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by IZZO2FIZZO View Post
Not the best picture i agree, but keep in mind that it still has the stock wheels and suspension.
We are discussing the back of the car. The height and wheels will not change how the skirt and exhaust looks.

IMO - When you remove the stock exhaust bumper garnish (not sure what those are called), it makes the car look more and more like a Camry.
MKIV98TT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-12, 08:06 AM   #12
Jay@Vossen
Sponsor
Trader Score: (0)
 
Jay@Vossen's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Florida
Posts: 3,969
VossenWheels Vossen Wheels Vossen Wheels
Default

Not bad..need more pics to be able to judge better.
__________________


Jay@Vossen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-12, 08:14 AM   #13
IZZO2FIZZO
Lead Lap
Trader Score: (2)
 
IZZO2FIZZO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: TX
Posts: 471
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by MKIV98TT View Post
We are discussing the back of the car. The height and wheels will not change how the skirt and exhaust looks.

IMO - When you remove the stock exhaust bumper garnish (not sure what those are called), it makes the car look more and more like a Camry.
IMO - I think this picture would get different reactions if it was a complete setup. Body/Suspension/Wheels
__________________
..................
IZZO2FIZZO is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-27-12, 08:52 AM   #14
flipside909
Lexus Connoisseur
Trader Score: (0)
 
flipside909's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: L(F)A, California
Posts: 19,132
KaizenFactor kaizenfactor kaizenfactor
Default

I spotted this last night at Victoria Gardens in Rancho Cucamonga, CA. Someone had the TRD Japan F SPORT kit installed on their new 2013 Lexus GS F SPORT. The car had new dealer plates from Newport Lexus. Since we've seen it in silver, here's another look at it in Starfire. They had every exterior piece except the wheels and of course the suspension. The kit fits like a glove of course but the black rubber protectors don't really work well with a lighter exterior. There should be a light gray version for lighter cars and black for darker cars.

Click the image to open in full size.

Click the image to open in full size.

Click the image to open in full size.

Click the image to open in full size.

Click the image to open in full size.

Click the image to open in full size.

Click the image to open in full size.

Click the image to open in full size.

Click the image to open in full size.

Click the image to open in full size.
__________________
AMAZING IN MOTION

Toyota, Lexus, Scion Connoisseur
flipside909 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-27-12, 09:01 AM   #15
Allb18c
Driver
Trader Score: (0)
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Mn
Posts: 147
Default

I do like the front spolier add ons...
Allb18c is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-27-12, 09:01 AM
 
Reply
 
 
 

Tags
2013, forum, fsport, gauges, gs, gs350, gsf, hid, jdm, lexus, liquid, ls, parts, platinum, sport, turbo

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:55 PM.

Join ClubLexus
Advertising


Copyright © 2000-2008 Internet Brands, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Terms of Service | JOBS


Get all contact info

Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.5.2