As you may know already, Lexus will bring the production version of the 2011 CT 200h at the 2010 Paris Motor Show. Prior to its debut, the manufacturer announced that the new car is expected to deliver C02 emissions of just 96g/km, and an anticipated 68.9 mpg (UK cycle) in combined cycle driving (4 l/100 km or 57.3 mpg in US cycle).
This means that the new 2011 Lexus CT 200h will be more fuel efficient than the current versions of the Toyota Prius. According to Lexus, the new car is built on a new platform which benefits from a series of exclusively developed body, chassis and powertrain control systems.
As you may know already, the car comes with a choice of Dynamic and Relaxing driving moods as well as four selectable modes for the full hybrid system: Normal, Eco and EV (electric vehicle), plus a Sport setting.
Lexus will present one of its latest products, the all-new Lexus CT 200h hybrid hatchback, at the Paris motor show at the end of September with plans to start sales of the vehicle in the United Kingdom in October. The company will commence deliveries of the Lexus CT 200h hybrid hatchback in start of January next year.
As new as it is, the Lexus CT 200h hybrid hatchback is underpinned by a new platform that takes full advantage of an exclusively developed body, chassis and powertrain control systems.
For a more customized and fitting driving experience, owners of the Lexus CT 200h hybrid hatchback can now choose between two driving moods -- Dynamic or Relaxing -- as well as between four driving modes for its full hybrid system -- Normal, Eco and EV (electric vehicle), and Sport.
When in Sport mode, the Lexus CT 200h hybrid hatchback is capable of rendering impressive performance numbers to ensure a more engaging drive for drivers. Luxury and comfort marry each other in the Lexus CT 200h.
Designers from the premium carmaker blessed the hybrid with the lowest possible center of gravity, a high-rigidity bodyshell, a lateral performance damper system and new double wishbone rear suspension – all allowing the Lexus CT 200h to deliver not only high speed stability and smooth and precise handling, but also unexpected agility and the ride comfort typical of any Lexus vehicle.