2016 Lexus CT 200h Offers 40+ MPG

It’s sporty, it gets great gas mileage, and it’s fun to drive. No, it’s not a sportscar. It’s the 2016 Lexus CT 200h.

The 2016 model is set to get an EPA-estimated 42 MPG combined fuel economy and will feature safety technology including Lexus Enform Remote and Lexus Enform Service Connect, options families can’t ignore.

Fuel Economy

EPA fuel economy estimates of 43 MPG city / 40 MPG highway / 42 MPG combined are achieved by having a 1.8-liter in-line four-cylinder gas engine teamed to a 650 volt motor/generator drive the vehicle with put out 134 horsepower. A second motor in the hybrid system serves as both engine starter and generator to charge the hybrid battery pack.

Safety Technology

Lexus Enform Remote (subscription required), allows the owner to remotely view and control certain vehicle features using a mobile app for iOS and Android devices. Key features include remote door lock/unlock; remote stop/start for the engine and climate control; vehicle finder, guest driver monitor and more. Lexus Enform Service Connect (subscription required) allows customers to remotely view information about certain aspects of their Lexus vehicle via the MyLexusandBeyond mobile application for iOS smartphone users or LexusDrivers.com. Information includes maintenance alerts, warning light notifications and a vehicle health report that includes email and push notifications for diagnostic information, required maintenance reminders, current vehicle alerts, service campaigns, and more.

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