8-SPEED AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Expect effortless acceleration and almost imperceptible gear shifts with the eight-speed automatic transmission, delivered power to all four wheels.
DRIVE MODE SELECT
Select performance to match your driving style with four drive modes: NORMAL, ECO, SPORT S and SPORT S+.
Aero underbody construction and stabilizing fins are integrated into the undercarriage for complete aerodynamics and a low drag coefficent.
EXCLUSIVE TO GS 450h
UNDER THE HYBRID HOOD
An all-new hybrid powertrain mates a 3.5-litre four-cylinder Atkinson cycle petrol engine with an electric motor.
LEXUS HYBRID DRIVE
Lexus Hybrid Drive enables Lexus hybrid cars to draw power from both electric and petrol motors, resulting in instant torque and surprising acceleration.
EV DRIVE MODE
At low speeds, EV drive mode uses an electric motor for a silent and zero-emission drive.
ECO DRIVING INDICATOR
The GS promotes eco-friendly driving with an indicator that lights up when the accelerator is used in an eco-friendly manner.
When braking or decelerating, kinetic energy which would otherwise be lost is recovered as electric energy, and stored for later use.