2011 Lexus CT 200h Review, what car reviews, It is not a BMW (BMW: GR), but the CT 200 hours gives a nicer cabin and more panache than high mileage driving competitors such as the Prius and Honda (HMC) Insight. If your priority is the highest fuel economy of the Prius is still the best buy on the market as far as I’m concerned. If you are willing to pay a little more for better design and better handling, the CT 200 hours is worth a look. new entry-level Lexus hybrid power plant and has the same drive as the Prius, a 80-horsepower electric motor and 98 hp gasoline engine that generate a combined 134 hp. The transmission is an efficient, continuously variable automatic transmission. That’s where the similarities end.
The CT 200 hours is completely different from any other Toyota or Lexus model. Indeed, it does not share a platform with one of them. Four-door/five-passenger It is a hatchback, a very practical style of vehicle that is popular in Europe but not traditionally sell well in the U.S. with the price of regular gasoline now above $ 3, the American taste begin to change. The CT 200 hours is an excellent choice for commuting and is flexible enough to handle everything from weekend chores for a car pool with three or four children. The sporty, well fortified front seats are more comfortable than the front seats in the Prius. There is only sufficient knee and foot space for two adults of average size, not three to sit comfortably in the back, however.