The new GS 300h delivers 223 DIN hp of full hybrid power, yet emits as low as just 104g/km of CO2. This executive saloon with an electric persona has been transformed for 2016 with an injection of excitement from Lexus plus a whole host of luxury features.
Well-equipped and economical, this handsome hybrid is a supremely comfortable cruiser, offering more space and power than its predecessor – and all versions come loaded with standard equipment.
Enjoy quiet, relaxing motorway journeys with wind and road noise almost completely shut out, and minimal noise with electric power, plus find power right there when you need it.
Powered by second-generation Lexus Hybrid Drive, which intelligently combines an advanced 2.5-litre direct-injection petrol engine with a high-output electric motor, this luxury hybrid saloon is fun to drive and offers instant gratification, yet still achieves a notable 64.2mpg.
When in Electric Vehicle mode, drive in near silence with zero petrol and zero emissions. Benefit from the lowest running costs in its class thanks to Lexus’ innovative hybrid technology, plus improved suspension for an extra sporty feel along with adaptive dampers to handle bumps.
The GS 300h is packed with equipment, including dual-zone climate control, Bluetooth® and an MP3 player port. Find nimble navigation on the 12.3-inch multimedia display, complete with full-screen map so you can see and do more.
Stay safe with the GS 300h, which comes with the Lexus 10-Standard-Airbag System, keeping the cabin well-protected. This Lexus saloon features optimised body rigidity, courtesy of spot and laser welds, keeping you and your passengers as safe as possible in the unfortunate event of an accident.
As standard, benefit from a whole host of technological features, including: Anti-lock Braking System, Traction Control, Vehicle Stability Control, speed sensitive Electric Power Steering, Hill Assist Control, Vehicle Dynamic Integrated Management, Tyre Pressure Warning System and Electronic Parking Brake, as well as the Lexus Safety System Plus with Adaptive Cruise Control, Pre-Collision System, Lane Keep Assist, Traffic Sign Recognition and Automatic High Beam. Additional features are available, which work together to keep the GS 300h secure.
This well-proportioned four-door saloon has a sharp, sporty appearance, complete with signature spindle grille for an aggressive angle. The bodywork is angular and sporty, and certainly stands out from the crowd. Its athletic, muscular aesthetics are backed up by its impressive performance.
Expertly engineered both inside and out, explore the high quality interior, featuring refined materials, heated leather seats, plenty of space and comfort for passengers plus ample load capacity – the Lexus GS 300h truly is a luxury saloon with the power to electrify.
|Dimensions (GS 450h)|
|Vehicle length||4880 mm / 192 in|
|Vehicle width||1840 mm / 72.4 in|
|Vehicle height||(unladen) 1455 mm / 57 in|
|Wheelbase||2850 mm / 112.2 in|
|Unladen weight (DIN)||1825 kg / 4023 lb|
|Engine / Cylinders||3.5-litre/V6|
|Engine Capacity||3456 cc|
|Max Torque||352 nm @ 4500 rpm|
|Max Power||215 kW @ 6000 rpm|
|Top Speed||155 mph|
|Acceleration||0-62 mph / 5.9 sec|
|Combined cycle||45.6 mpg|
|Urban cycle||40.9 mpg|