Lexus exploring PHEV, full EV and fuel cell versions of LS flagship

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After four years of rumors about a Lexus LS powered by a hydrogen fuel cell, the chief engineer of the flagship sedan says the carmaker’s working on even more options. Toshio Asahi told Australia’s GoAuto that three alternative powertrains — plug-in hybrid, full electric, and hydrogen — are “all on the table” for consideration. Asahi wouldn’t give any timeframes, but whenever they arrive, additional drive options would fill out the LS range to better contend with the Germans.

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2018 Lexus LS First Drive | Luxury, performance and the puzzling parts

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It’s no sports car, but it’s fun. But there are aspects we don’t understand.

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The new 2018 Lexus LS 500h is a twin-turbo 10-speed hybrid

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Still no word on fuel economy, but expect significant improvements.

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The new 2018 Lexus LS 500h is a twin-turbo 10-speed hybrid originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 07 Mar 2017 04:45:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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