Lexus ES 300h
The ES 300h is about the same size as a Mercedes-Benz E-Class or a BMW 5 Series but is internationally priced similar to the cheaper Mercedes-Benz C-Class or BMW 3 Series.
The signature Lexus spindle grille on the ES 300h looks spectacular and the standard LED headlights give the ES 300h a unique look. The wide stance of the car adds to the luxury quotient of the sedan.
In India we get the fully-loaded spec of the ES 300h, so considering the price tag it's a closer rival to the Mercedes-Benz E-Class and BMW 5 Series.
The rear of the ES 300h is similar to the LS sedan and gets the distinctive L-themed tail lamps
The Lexus ES 300h gets a luxurious cabin designed with a combination of leather and wood inserts. The dashboard comes with a wide infotainment display, horizontal air con vents, a clock and several controls.
The ES 300h gets 10 airbags as standard along with an optional Lexus Safety System + Package combines, the Pre-Collision System (PCS), Lane Departure Alert (LDA) with Steering Assist, Intelligent High Beam (IHB) and High-Speed Dynamic Radar Cruise Control.
The ES 300h gets a 2.5-litre four-cylinder Atkinson cycle petrol motor and an electric motor which produces close to 200 bhp. It will run on pure electric or petrol or a combination of both.