The Lexus IS-F, or IS 500, is a high-performance vehicle produced by Lexus. It entered production in 2007 and is a 4-door sedan style vehicle. IT features a 5.0 L direct-fuel-injected V8 engine with a two-stage intake system. The car was designed to be able to handle high-speed cornering. The Lexus IS-F, as well as all the other F models, were designed for automotive sports racing.