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Lexus names price for new IS hybrid

Lexus’ latest hybrid model will cost from £29,495 when it arrives in the UK this summer.

Set to make its European debut in Geneva next month, the new IS range will be priced from £26,495, starting with the non-hybrid  IS 250, fitted with just a 2.5 litre petrol engine.

Lexus IS on the road

First revealed at the Detroit Motor Show, the new IS sports saloon will take on the likes of the BMW 3 Series and Audi A4 and compete in the tough business car sector. 

Both versions will feature rear-wheel drive and are available to order with Lexus’ F Sport package. Order books are open now for delivers in the summer.

Emissions for the hybrid model are as low as 99g/km CO2.

Standard equipment on the entry level SE trim includes 16" alloy wheels,  Drive mode select (Normal, Eco & Sport - additional EV mode on IS 300h), cruise control, smart entry and start system, dual-zone climate control air conditioning, power-fold heated mirrors, HID headlamps with dusk sensing function, eight airbags and Lexus display audio with DAB and Bluetooth connectivity.

Lexus IS 300hA new trim option called Luxury is priced from £27,995 for IS 250, and £30,995 for IS 300h and adds 17" alloy wheels, Lexus Park Assist and rain-sensing wipers.

There also the choice of F Sport and Premier trim finishes which offer even higher levels of standard equipment.

There will be a choice of eight colours; Velvet Black, Arctic Pearl, Satin Silver, Sonic Titanium, Mercury Grey, Mesa Red, Atlantic Blue and Celestial Black.  F Sport models will be available in F Sport White and Ultra Blue.

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Faye Sunderland

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