Lexus showcases its ES300h sedan in India
The Lexus ES range is the entry-level sedan range for the Japanese luxury automaker in India. While Lexus recently revealed the new 7th generation Lexus ES300h, the hybrid luxury sedan has only just been officially showcased.
Taking inspiration from the larger Lexus LS and improving on its predecessor, the new Lexus ES displays its currently flamboyant design language. Typical elements include the spindle grille with vertical slats and for those of you keen on something sporty, there will be an F-Sport variant offered as well.
Under the bonnet, the Lexus ES300h comes with a 2.5-litre 4-cylinder motor that is mated to a hybrid powertrain. The combined horsepower is rated at 215 bhp, 15 more than its predecessor. The powertrain is mated to an 8-speed gearbox.
Fuel economy for this hybrid luxury sedan is rated at an impressive 22.37 kmpl.
Prices for the Lexus ES300h sedan start at INR 59.13 lakh (ex-showroom, India) making it an excellent choice given its well appointed attention to detail and luxury.