Lexus CT200h (2010-2014 )
The Lexus CT 200h is a compact class vehicle belonging to the Toyota premium brand Lexus, which came 19 March 2011 on the German market. The car has the "Hybrid Synergy Drive " above, developed by Toyota hybrid drive.
Its been starting only in the mid-range model range with a smaller model, which aims With the based on the Toyota Prius Lexus CT 200h advanced particularly on the European market. The Lexus CT is different than the Prius a standard for the compact class body shape. The drive system is identical to the Prius, but in particular generated by the lower weight slightly better fuel economy and driving performance. This leads to CO2 emissions of 87 grams per kilometer, which was undercut by the end of 2010 only a very small cars, namely the Smart Fortwo 0.8 cdi with 86 grams per kilometer.
The car accesses the at the IAA presented in Frankfurt in September 2009 study LF- Ch, at the Lexus a compact class vehicle first presented. The final CT 200h was then presented at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2010. The price in Germany began to launch from € 28,900. The car will be available in the U.S. since March 2011.
They include among others the execution of turn signals, brake, tail lights and daytime running lights as LEDs, switches on automatically and headlights as well as a multi-function steering wheel with integrated radio control.
In the spring of 2014, the CT will be revised. In particular, the front design was changed and enlarged the grille. At the rear are now air intakes.