After a long wait, Toyota’s luxury car brand Lexus will now officially begin its India operations from March 24, 2017. With the launch of the Lexus brand, the company will be entering a whole new territory in the Indian market. Lexus will enter India with three models -two SUVs and a sedan. The two SUVs will be the RX450h hybrid and its top of line LX branded large SUV.
The entry point for Indian Lexus owners will be the ES300h hybrid sedan which shares most of its underpinnings with the Camry hybrid. The RX450h SUV is tentatively priced at Rs 1.17 crore and is powered by a 3.5-litre, V6 petrol motor coupled with an electric motor.
The LX450 has priced at Rs 2 crore while the LX570 comes in at Rs 2.15 crore. The Lexus ES300h will be the first Lexus sedan to officially enter the country and is powered by the same engine and motor hybrid powertrain and is priced at Rs 75 lakh.