Lexus Joined The Family Latest Gs Hybrid
Lexus GS received a second hybrid trim: sedan version of the GS 300h, the company unveiled at the Shanghai motor show. In Lexus sure that the novelty will be a great purchase for fleets thanks to its efficiency, but exact data are not reported.
In the family Lexus GS already has one hybrid version of the sedan 450h is equipped with a petrol V6 and an electric motor that develops together 345 HP In Russia, this Lexus GS sold only in rear-wheel modification and accelerates to 100 km/h in 5,9 seconds.
New hybrid should be much less dynamic. The V6 in place of the power plant took 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine with direct injection. As far as lower hybrid power, it is not specified, but similar systems are used on sedans Lexus 300h and Toyota Crown manufactured for the domestic market. These sedans have 220 horsepower.
How economical will be the Lexus GS 300h, while also not specified: manufacturer limited itself to the statement that powerplant sedan emits only 110 grams of CO2 every kilometer. Environmental performance innovations inspire respect, it is therefore very likely that the appetite of the sedan will moderate.