2014 Lexus CT 200h
The 2014 Lexus gives an excellent sight and drive and is on top in these qualities of luxury vehicles. It produces high torque highways and high efficiency. With a remarkable efficiency of an EPA-estimated 42 mpg combined fuel rating, dashing design, and a sporty spirit, this luxury car exceeds the expectations for a highly-efficient luxury car. As the brand entry model, it provides greater refinement, comfort, and workmanship. With a five-door access, distinguished interior layout and advanced multimedia system, it becomes a totally practical quality car. Its EPA-estimated fuel economy ratings drive the customers’ attention towards it. It has 40 mpg highway, 43 mpg city and combined ratings of 42 mpg. These rating put this in the best luxury hybrid category.
The CT 200h has a 1.8-liter gasoline engine along with an electric motor through the electronic continuously variable transmission. It produces a torque of 134 horsepower with a significant driving enjoyment. Engine starter and battery charging functions of the hybrid are performed by the second motor in its system. It can be driven in quiet EV mode under certain circumstances. This mode enables the vehicle to move at low speed in short distances with zero emission. This hybrid vehicle can be driven in four modes; Normal, Sport, Eco and EV mode. Normal mode gives some all-around best performance and efficiency. The sports model provides thrilling driving enjoyment and tighter feel with the Electronic Power Steering. Eco mode adjusts climate control settings and throttles response to provide fuel efficiency.
Having a bold exterior design, four-wheel independent suspension, tremendous fuel and power performances and a double-wishbone rear configuration, the CT 200h indeed becomes the top of this class. This top-class luxury car is developed using the concept of sustainability not only in ultra-efficient hybrid powers train but also in the perfect use of environmentally progressive and sustainable materials. In short, the CT 200h can be imagined to be among the best luxury hybrid vehicles by 2014.