2013 Lexus GS 450h- A Review

September 25, 2012 / by / 0 Comment

The 2013 Lexus GS 450h is the new hybrid-powered luxury sport sedan that you would love to drive. The exterior is stunning and the interior is beautiful. The safety features are at its best. The engine is powerful and can give an outstanding performance. Let’s have a look at some of its remarkable features.

Remarkable Features

Stylish Exterior

It exhibits a stylish exterior with signature spindle grille, trapezoidal contours, L-shaped LED daytime running lamps and aggressive front bumpers. The concealed tailpipes and the Lexus’ signature blue hybrid badging make it more exceptional. The three-lamp design enhances its outlook. The standard 17-inch alloy wheels matched with 225/50R17 tires, and optional 18-inch alloy wheels equipped with 235/45R18 tires are integrated elegantly into the sides of the body.

Luxurious Interior

The interior is lavish and is designed to give you comfort and convenience. The driver and front passenger seats are comfortable. The new energy-saving auto climate control system, called S-Flow, uses the occupant-detection system to focus on the air flow thus keeping the temperature inside the car moderate. A bamboo steering rim and bamboo accents makes the interior more luxurious.

Powerful Engine

It is powered by an Atkinson cycle 3.5-liter V6 engine combined with high-output, water-cooled permanent magnet electric motor and motorized by a high performance nickel-metal hydride battery pack. An impressive EPA rating of 29 mpg is achieved in the city and 34 mpg on highway. The total system output power of 338 HP is achieved. It can be driven on the following modes

  •  ECO mode
  •  EV mode
  •  SPORT S mode
  •  SPORT S+ mode

High-tech Safety

The safety is Lexus’ top priority and it is achieved with high-tech safety features. They include

  •  10 airbags
  •  New Whiplash Injury Lessening front
  • Night Vision System
  •  Heads Up Display
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • Lane Departure Warning
  •  Pre-Collision System
  • Dynamic Radar Cruise Control System

Advanced Technology

The advanced technology features include

  • Bluetooth capability
  •  DVD audio and video compatibility
  •  MP3 sound enhancement
  •  5.1 simulated surround-sound
  •  a high-resolution eight-inch central control display
  •  HD Radio with iTunes tagging
  •  A three-month trial subscription to SiriusXMSatellite Radio
  •  Lexus Enform with App Suite

So, get ready to cruise in the 2013 Lexus GS 450h and experience the pleasure of driving.


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