The new Lexus ES Hybrid will hit the market next summer. It is a hybrid sports sedan, whose driving performance are considered as the most important element.
So in addition to the design, which features the characteristic grid Lexus tapered shape and size (4,665 meters) stands out for its propulsion technology. The Hybrid IS system is equipped with second-generation Lexus Hybrid Drive, designed to significantly reduce fuel consumption and emissions of CO2, NOx and particulate matter (PM), without any compromise in performance.
The full hybrid system combines an electric motor 143 cve a new petrol engine 2.5 Atkinson cycle four-cylinder 181 hp, equipped with D-4S injection system, VVT-i system and Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR). With a rear-wheel drive ensured by the electronic continuously variable transmission (E-CVT), the total system power reaches 223 hp. The new Hybrid IS brings with it an acceleration in the 0-100 km / h in 8 “3 at a maximum speed of 200 km / h electronically limited.