Lexus India launches ES 300h hybrid sedan 5 months after global debut

By NT Bureau Published on Sep 15, 2018 02:55 PM IST

Chennai: Japanese car maker Lexus unveiled its new hybrid sedan in India, the ES 300h just two months after announcing the commencement of bookings for the seventh generation model. The car is available at Rs 59,13,000 (ex-showroom) and deliveries have begun.

The car according to Lexus is built on the all-new Global Architecture – K (GA-K) platform. The ES 300h is powered by a 2.5-liter, four-cylinder petrol engine and comes combined with the fourth-generation of Lexus Hybrid Drive System.

"We are excited to present the new ES in India, in such a short span after its global launch. The ES offers refinement and luxury, in a sedan that is visually striking, and elegantly comfortable, and we are certain that it will continue to find favor with discerning guests in India," said chairman, Lexus India, N Raja.

"The new ES 300h embodies a level of superior craftsmanship, design, and innovation, that is set to redefine executive sedans, with its dynamic performance," said president, Lexus India, P B Venugopal. "It has been crafted for the connoisseur, and has been designed to deliver an exquisite experience for each passenger; the hallmark of Lexus luxury."