1998 Lexus GS 300 Overview

GS 300

Looking for a Used GS 300 in your area?

CarGurus has 775 nationwide GS 300 listings starting at $2,900.


Not sure what you want?

Find the models that are right for you using the CarGurus Car Finder.



Avg. Price: $5,641

Lexus GS 300 Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 250
#2 juniorsheld
Reputation 180
#3 kbro
Reputation 150
View All

Average User Score

4.25 stars

Based on 12 reviews

The Perfect Family Car by RedM
 — I love everything about this car, I have over 240K miles on this vehicle, this is one of the best made, reliable cars I've ever owned and at this point I own 5 vehicles. The acceleration, braking, han... Read More
Lexus Gs300 Is Top-notch Luxury Car With An Affordable Price. by Mark
 — A meticulous vehicle, equipped with a 2JZGE powerplant, strives to deliver luxury without putting too much pressure on the financial system. Lexus makes quality cars like this to make sure that everyo... Read More
My Lexus by Maria
 — Its a lexus you either love it or you dont. I love driving this car most comforable ride every. although it is a gas hog its still gets up and goes. handles good for a sedan. looks great have a few ru... Read More

1998 Lexus GS 300 Overview

Overall User Score

4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.25

Based on 12 reviews

1998 Lexus GS 300

Five model years after Lexus rolled out the first GS 300, the luxury auto maker did a major overhaul to introduce a second generation. The result was the 1998 GS 300, a car so good and so warmly received Lexus didn't see a need for another major overhaul until the 2006 model year.

The car retained its familiar, six cylinder, 3.0 liter, 225 horsepower engine. The overhaul was aimed almost entirely at making Lexus' sports sedan look and perform like an actual sports sedan. That included a lighter body and more striking contours on the panels.

"The new GS cars are considerably more attractive," one test driver said. Another liked that it offered better gas mileage than the bigger, more expensive LS without sacrificing luxury touches.


What's your take on the 1998 Lexus GS 300?

People researching a 1998 Lexus GS 300 contacted a dealer about

Picture of 1998 Lexus GS 300 Base, exterior
Lexus GS 300
25% of the time
Lexus ES 300
10% of the time
BMW 3 Series
7% of the time
Cadillac Escalade
7% of the time
GS 300
Looking for a Used GS 300 in your area?
CarGurus has 775 nationwide GS 300 listings starting at $2,900.

Lexus GS 300 Questions


What Is The Code P 1349 Indicating

the car will cut off after stopping at a red light while in drive and reverse

85 views with 4 answers (last answer 2 months ago)

I Have A 1998 Lexus Gs300 And The Vsc Abs Vsc Off Lights Came On While I Wa...

While driving On my way to work I noticed the vsc abs vsc off lights came on. The car was driving fine but it still worried me. Once I got out of work and got back in the car the lights were off and...

812 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)

Noise When Applying Brakes And Turning Steering Column

A vacuum like noise when applying brakes and turning steering wheel.

2,227 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 years ago)
Lourdes Jackman

I Need To Know Why Vibration Happens Slowing Down From 65 To Stop And Steer...

im tired of non answered problems mechanics say is wrong and suggestions that really dont fix it

988 views with 2 answers (last answer 4 years ago)

My1998 Gs300 Has Abs Vsc And Vscoff Lights All On&feels Sluggish Any Ideas?...

23 views with no answers yet