Lexus manufacture has display the all-new 2011 Lexus CT 200h premium compact hybrid will go on sale in the U.S. in early 2011 as the first dedicated hybrid vehicle in the premium compact segment. The sporty five-door will be on display March 31 through April 11 at the 2010 New York International Auto Show. The new CT 200h debuted at the 2010 Geneva Auto Show in early March and will join the HS 250h as Lexus’ second dedicated hybrid.
Mark Templin, Lexus Division group vice president and general manager said “The CT 200h is expected to lead the class in fuel economy and deliver low emissions, but the CT 200h isn’t just about being a hybrid, it’s about having fun,” and “The stylish CT 200h has an attitude and driving dynamic unlike any other Lexus hybrid. It will excite eco-conscious, young consumers and symbolize urban, luxury living.”
To reach this energetic and technology-savvy buyer, Lexus is taking a new approach to marketing the CT 200h. As part of an integrated launch in the U.S., Lexus will release a breakthrough interactive short film that offers a new take on the test drive by providing the viewer a fully immersive way to experience the new 2011 Lexus CT 200h.
2011 Lexus CT 200h Specification
Wheelbase 102.4 in
Front Suspension Coil spring, damper. MacPherson strut with stabilizer bar
Rear Suspension Coil spring, damper. Double wishbone with stabilizer bar
Transmission FWD (Front Wheel Drive)
Type: 1.8L Atkinson cycle four-cylinder gas engine
Engine & Transmission
Displacement cu in (cc): 1.8L
Length 170.1 in
Width 69.5 in
Height 56.3 in