The Technology and Features of the Lexus Hybrids

October 10th, 2022 by

Lexus offers six standard hybrid vehicles and one plug-in hybrid vehicle for the 2022 model year. The Lexus UX, NX, RX, ES, LS, and LC are all available as standard hybrids. In addition, the Lexus NX Plug-in Hybrid SUV is also available.

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There are seven Lexus hybrid models available to choose from for the 2022 model year. For sedan models, there are the Lexus ES, LS, and LC. For Lexus hybrid SUV models, the available options are the Lexus UX, NX, and RX hybrid models. The Lexus NX is available as both a standard hybrid and a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle.

Lexus Hybrid Models

Lexus UX HybridLexus UX Hybrid Luxury Electric Vehicle

The Lexus UX Hybrid SUV gets a combined 42 MPGe. It uses a 2.0L 4-cylinder hybrid engine, which delivers up to 181 horsepower and a top speed of 110 MPH. The UX Hybrid seats five passengers and has 17.1 cubic feet of rear cargo space.

 

Lexus NX Hybrid Lexus NX Luxury Electric Vehicle

The Lexus NX is available as both a traditional hybrid and a plug-in hybrid. The hybrid model gets an estimated 39 combined miles per gallon. The plug-in hybrid NX model has an estimated electric-only range of 37 miles, for a total MPGe of 84 miles.

The Lexus NX hybrid gets between 203 and 275 horsepower and 317 lb.-ft. of torque. The Lexus NX Plug-in Hybrid delivers up to 304 horsepower.

Lexus RX Hybrid Luxury Electric VehicleLexus RX

The Lexus RX Hybrid SUV gets a combined 30 MPG. It uses a 3.5L V6 hybrid engine, which provides up to 308 horsepower. The RX Hybrid seats five and has 16 feet of rear cargo space.

 

Lexus ES Hybrid Luxury Electric VehicleLexus ES

The Lexus ES Hybrid is a luxury sedan that gets a combined estimated 44 MPG. The 2.5L hybrid engine has up to 215 horsepower and reaches top speeds of 112 MPH.

 

Lexus LS Hybrid Luxury Electric Vehicle

Lexus LS

The Lexus LS Hybrid sedan gets up to 25 combined MPG. This model is more powerful than most hybrids, with 354 horsepower. The LS Hybrid can accelerate from 0-60 MPH in 5.2 seconds, topping out at 136 MPH.

 

Lexus LC Hybrid Luxury Electric VehicleLexus LC

The Lexus LC Hybrid sedan has a combined fuel economy of 29 MPG. The luxury hybrid sedan has a 3.5L V6 hybrid engine capable of delivering 354 horsepower. It can go from 0-60 MPH in just 4.7 seconds, with a max speed of 155 MPH.

 

Lexus Hybrids Highlights and Features

Lexus Hybrid Interior

Each 2022 Lexus hybrid model has a fully modernized cabin, in terms of both design and technology. Wireless connectivity is available on each Lexus hybrid model. Available features include a digital head-up display, touchscreen display with Intelligent Assistant technology, and wireless Apple CarPlay or Android Auto. Drivers can also choose to add up to 17 speakers of premium surround sound audio in their Lexus hybrid vehicles.

Some advanced models also offer ambient cabin lighting, wireless device charging, and Wi-Fi capabilities. A digital key also allows you to control access to your Lexus hybrid remotely from your smartphone.

Lexus Hybrid Safety Features

Each 2022 Lexus hybrid model is equipped with the Lexus Safety System+3.0. This system includes a wide array of industry-leading advanced safety features. A digital latch with Safe Exist Assist helps to prevent your doors from opening into oncoming traffic. Other safety features that can help on the road include automatic lane change assist, digital rearview mirror, front-cross traffic alert, and intelligent high beams. Advanced models also have access to a panoramic rear-view monitoring camera.

At Ray Catena Auto Group, we’re ready to help you get you behind the wheel of one of these incredible Lexus hybrid models. Visit us at your local Ray Catena Lexus dealership or learn more about the Lexus EV family.

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