Lexus rollsout HS 250h dedicatedhybrid

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Lexus rolls-out HS 250h

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Though HS is not a performance hybrid like Lexuses, neither is it a pure car

Lexus today announced an dedicated hybrid model for its in the form of the HS 250h. The HS fits the current IS and ES models and is designed to luxury hybrids more According to the company almost 60% of level luxury car buyers consider a hybrid model if it a viable option.

The HS 250h is by a 2.4L four-cylinder Atkinson-cycle which generates 187hp when combined with the Hybrid Drive system. is sent to the front wheels via an controlled continuously variable Although no specifics about the system, such as battery or total range on battery alone, has been released, its claim the HS 250h will be 30% efficient than the most efficient Lexus today.

One significant advantage over vehicles — which are just as efficient — is the HS 250h requires only fuel, potentially making it in terms of overall cost diesel powered vehicles on the

Like the recently revealed RX 450h hybrid SUV. the HS will include a new system to improve efficiency. An exhaust recovery system reduces warm-up time, thus it to stop earlier, more and for longer periods during low conditions, while the windshield with infrared-ray reduction that helps keep the more cooler and thus the amount of air conditioning needed to cabin temperature. Finally, LED headlamps also contribute to fuel efficiency and emissions.

The sedan features a unique roof and underbody panels are designed to improve aerodynamics. The spoiler, rear spoiler, under spoiler, and diffuser all reduce turbulence, while the A-pillar shape and optimized and curvature of the bumper side also reduce wake The end result is a reasonable 0.27 coefficient (Cd).

To further help the environment, the HS is constructed using both and plant-based carbon-neutral bio-plastics. roughly 30% of the interior and luggage is covered with this The vehicle is also fitted an electronic steering system helps to reduce consumption by not engine power like hydraulic systems.

The steering system is also an part of an available lane-departure system, which can add steering to help the vehicle stay in the of the lane.

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Underneath the sheet-metal a MacPherson strut front and double-wishbone rear set-up, as as coil springs, anti-roll shock-absorber rebound springs, and alloy wheels. Larger wheels are available as an option.

The HS is longer than the IS and is taller both the IS and ES. It measures 184.8in in 70.3in across, and 59.3in in Its wheelbase stretches 106.3in.

Inside, there are standard seats, a moonroof, Lexus audio systems, and a new standard package. The media features Bluetooth, integrated satellite (subscription required), voice and USB iPod connectivity controlled via controls or a display screen. is also a new hard-disc navigation an optional heads-up display, 10 a wide-view front monitor system, and Lexus’ new Enform and Connect telematics systems .

The cars are scheduled to hit showrooms in the in the middle of the year. No other launches have been yet.

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