Intro: The all-new 2011 Lexus CT 200h brings all the premium fit and finish of the Lexus brand to a hybrid compact hatchback with seating for five.
Features: Being compact doesn't mean sacrificing luxury amenities. The CT 200h offers heated seats and a pop-up navigation system, operated via Lexus's remote touch control system that uses a trackball or joystick for fluid operation.
Performance: The CT 200h is powered by a 98 horsepower 1.8-liter inline-4, combined with a high-output electric drive motor. Together, they make a combined 134 horsepower, sent to the front wheels through a continuously variable transmission.
Fuel Economy: EPA estimates for fuel economy are as follows:
Pricing: Base MSRP for the 2011 Lexus CT 200h is $29,120. The Premium trim starts at $30,900.
Warranty: The CT 200h is backed by a 6-year, 70,000-mile powertrain warranty. Hybrid components are backed for 8-years, and 100,000-miles.
Summary: With a fuel-efficient drivetrain and premium appointments, all in a compact hatchback, Lexus has taken its luxury pedigree to new territory in the 2011 CT 200h.