Equipped with a Atkinson cycle 3.5 liter V6 engine and a water-cooled magnet electric motor, the new GS 450h has a power output of 338 horsepower. Powered by a nickel metal hydride battery, the rear drive can work independently or in tandem with each of back 17-inch alloy wheels.
The recently debuted hybrid can drive in all-electric, gasoline, or combination mode, and features LEDs, a top speed of 131 miles per hour, and a 0 to 60 time of 5.6 seconds.
Weighing just over 4,000 pounds, the GS 450h is almost 16 feet long, 6 feet wide, and nearly 5 feet tall, making the car a comfortable ride for four passengers. According to Lexus, the 2013 model has a 30% improved fuel economy, which, according to government numbers, would be somewhere in the neighborhood of 32 miles per gallon.
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