Lexus LS

Lexus LS Saloon 500h 3.5 Premier 4dr CVT Auto

4 doors
Petrol/Electric Hybrid
Semi-auto
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Manufacturer price from:£98,005
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Well equipped and distinctive but too flawed in key areas to recommend

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Top-spec models come only with four-wheel drive and it’s the only trim that has the option of cut-glass and pleated interior trim. Over Luxury, you get a more advanced safety system with semi-autonomous driving, 22-way electrically adjustable rear seats with an ottoman and massage function, along with a rear-seat entertainment centre.

Engine:

500h 3.5

No, this isn’t a 5.0-litre engine; the clue is in the ‘h’. Up front is a 3.5-litre V6 that’s supported by two electric motors and a battery pack. It’s quick when you put your foot down but is also coarse. Drive slowly and it’s pleasingly smooth and has reasonable CO2 emissions. Available in rear or four-wheel drive.


Key information

Doors4
Seats5
0-62 MPH5.5 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol/Electric Hybrid
GearboxSEMI-AUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

39.8

Urban: 34Motorway: 42.2
Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

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litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

161

g/km