Lexus chose an auto show in China to showcase the 2014 version of its sporty CT 200h hybrid. There’s a number of new features to take note of, including a new grille, better styling, an upgraded interior, better driving performance and, perhaps most appealing of all, a new trim level that aims to be even more impressive.
And, boom, just like that, there’s a new luxury hybrid coming our way. Lexus, the upper end brand for Japanese automaker Toyota, announced earlier this week plans for the RC coupe. Two powertrain options will be available, including one making use of low carbon emissions technology.
Toyota luxury brand Lexus has offered up details about its upcoming 2014 GS 450h hybrid. It sports 338 total system horsepower; gets respectable EPA fuel economy ratings for a luxury hybrid of 29 mpg city, 34 mpg highway and 31 mpg combined and has some new technology comforts and other features.
With the Frankfurt Auto Show now under way, the green vehicle debuts, among other offerings, continue to roll along. One of these comes from Toyota luxury brand Lexus, showcasing its new LF-NX advanced crossover concept with a full hybrid powertrain option.
Back in early December we told you about the morphing of the slick Lexus LF-CC concept into an actual production hybrid known as the IS.
Toyota and Audi are set to announce self-driving cars at CES this week, indicating that the technology really may be about to hit the mainstream.
Lexus has developed a tricked-out hybrid ride concept for Santa just in time for Christmas, letting him cruise the world in a more carbon friendly style.
One of the most interesting projects Google is currently working on is probably the self-driving car, with Mountain View continuing to file a slew of patents related to advanced autonomous vehicle tech.
These pages reported on the 2013 models of the Lexus ES 350 and the hybrid version, the ES 300h, when the cars debuted at the New York Motor Show in April.
The autonomous car initiative is probably one of the more interesting projects Google is currently working on.
Toyota announced a series of production date changes following the devastating earthquake and subsequent tsunami that hit Japan in early March.