2015 Lexus ES Hybrid Review

This time in this post we will present toyou new model 2015 Lexus ES Hybrid. Ever since Toyota Introduced the Lexus ES model in 1989, it has continued to uphold its reputation as a midsize luxury sedan that offers extraordinary performance, unmatched comfort and superior styling. The Latest Version, the 2015 Lexus Hybrid, definitely up holds the ES’ Name.

2015 Lexus ES Hybrid rear

2015 Lexus ES Hybrid Exterior

At first glance, you can notice that it is much bigger, and has a lower ride height than its predecessor. Toyota has also made major adjustments to its increase performance. Some of the improvements include a stiffer structure, and a redesigned steering ration, which contributes to its increased comfort even when you leave the tarmac and move onto the rough back roads.

Engine

A very efficient 2.5L four Cylinder engine powers the new Lexus ES. The engine produces a total output of 156 Horsepower and is coupled to the front wheels via Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT). Also included are two electric motors, which also send power to the front wheels. The two motors are powered by 1.6 Kwh batteries. This car can achieve speeds of up to 25 mph on pure electric mode.
Since the new Lexus ES is lighter, it is able to offer an improved fuel economy with an overall rating of 40mpg. There are three different driving modes in the new ES, you can leave it in Normal, switch it to Sport for maximum responsiveness, or put it in �Eco’ mode, this switches it to full electric operation.

2015 Lexus ES Hybrid engine

Interior

This car’s interior is an display of high quality furnishing. It is also offers a more comfortable and quieter ride thanks to its revised suspension, and sound damping construction. The driver and Passengers also get over four inches of increased leg room. Its boot houses its Batteries, which takes up almost 3.1 sq.ft of space. Buyers have two options when it comes to interior trimmings, NuLuxe surfaces, Semi-analine leather or Genuine Leather.

2015 Lexus ES Hybrid steering wheel

Other optional internal features include an integrated backup camera, HDD Navigation system that also comes with voice recognition, an Enform System that gives you access to the internet, Automatic climate control, Bluetooth among other features.

2015 Lexus ES Hybrid rear seats

Safety of 2015 Lexus ES Hybrid

Occupant’s safety was definitely a major priority in this car’s design. It comes with up to 10 Airbags; these include front and rear seat mounted, knee, side and curtain airbags. It also has traction control systems, Anti-whiplash front seats, active stability and traction control systems.

Other optional safety features you can have include Lane Departure Alert, and Rear Cross Traffic Alert (notifies you of rear crossing traffic when backing up) and Pre-Collision system, which uses radar to detect obstacles ahead and prepare the car for a potential collision.

Price

The 2015 Lexus ES Hybrid has it all, a Luxury class look, safety, performance and fuel efficiency. You can get it at a starting price of $39,500.

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