2009 Lexus LS 600hL Review: Car Reviews

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Comfort without compromise


1. The LS 600hL utilizes the Hybrid Drive system for claimed to equal that of a V12, but offers the fuel and emissions of a 3.5L V6.

2. Even in gas the LS 600h L is able to achieve economy of 20 mpg in the city and 22 on the highway.

3. items include reclining seats with fold-out and a massage function.

4. The LS Hybrid is only as an extended wheelbase with three more between the axles, meaning more room in the luxurious seat.

While the drastic in fuel prices last may have driven some to downsize to gas-sipping econo-boxes or some were less to jump on the Al Gore bandwagon. who have managed to keep a extra change jingling in their pockets despite the recession were fortunate to forgo such knee-jerk That being said, are places most of us would spend our money than at the Whether you shudder at the thought of over your hard-earned to oil companies, or just want to your personal impact on the there are several vehicle out there that will you to continue a lavish existence being able to sleep a clear conscience.

Lexus has been leading the in the premium hybrid market by hybrid powerplants in existing that offer improved mileage without compromising comfort or performance. In addition to money on fuel, which the increased initial purchase comes the peace of mind with reducing your footprint. Reducing fuel without having to endure an should be reason enough to out one of the three luxury hybrids is currently producing, based on the LS, GS and RX


Of those three, the LS 600hL as the unrivaled flagship of the Lexus (hybrid or otherwise). The hybrid LS the Lexus Hybrid Drive for performance claimed to equal to of a 6.0L V12, but offers the efficiency and emissions of a 3.5-liter V6. delivery is silky smooth, is supple but precise and braking is efficient considering the car weighs a 5,049 lbs.

Thanks to its road manners, the 600hL feels as large or heavy as its sheet suggests. The driver can choose among three modes including power, and snow. The standard Adaptive Suspension also offers choices; Comfort, Normal and that regulate the dampening of the air This system also the 600’s height to be adjusted by a Switch if you happen to be driving speed bumps or large pot



In addition to the required to efficiently propel the LS, this two tonne sedan’s is comprised of many features are the epitome of opulence. While the has such convenient features as a drive based navigation heated steering wheel, with Obstacle Detection and a back up camera at their tips, rear passengers are to enjoy a 19-speaker Mark 450-watt sound system, a DVD system with a 9-inch LCD with remote control and headphones. Comfort is advanced by the aid of massaging reclining rear with retractable ottomans, a climate control system utilizes a dust, pollen and air filter, as well as rear and sunshades. This is no ordinary

Until recently, the fuel enjoyed by hybrid vehicles was not enough to offset the increased price of a vehicle that as though it should be owned by the (Yes, I’m talking to you Prius and generation Insight!)

Aside the discreet badges, the 600hL few hints of its hybrid alter The only real compromise is the in trunk space in order to the added technology. Transition gas engine and electric motor be undetectable by driver and passengers were it not for the dash mounted keeping you up to speed on what the car is in.


Another working against hybrid is that the technology is largely by the general population. In the automotive the term hybrid refers to the of electric motors and large batteries to an internal combustion This technology has been to reduce the inefficient use of the gasoline during conditions where the is decelerating or idling. Far from a to our society’s reliance on fossil hybrids simply create an for efficiency meant to bridge the gap fuel consumption and driving Hybrid systems themselves among companies and tend to between what are called hybrid or full hybrid Partial hybrids use batteries and motors to run things like air conditioning, heat or the radio the engine is in shut off mode. hybrids, such as the one in the 600hL, in a similar fashion but are also of propelling the vehicle. EV (Electric mode allows the LS to run with electric power under conditions.

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