Lexus Manila was formally introduced in the Philippines on January 14, 2009. With the company’s Passionate Pursuit of Perfection, Lexus has been committed to build the finest premium luxury cars dating back from its commencement in 1989. Lexus vehicles have been awarded numerous times for engineering excellence. LS460 was named World Car of the Year in 2007. J.D. Power, which surveys for Customer Service, Sales Satisfaction, and Initial Quality, awarded the Lexus brand as the most the reliable brand in the United States for the 14th consecutive year in 2008. On the same year, Lexus ranked as the Best-Selling luxury car brand in the USA for the 8th year in a row.