Sharp Looking Lexus CT 200h Brings Sharp Value

by BeemTech | Tuesday, Apr 1, 2014 | 1760 views

The new-look Lexus CT 200h range brings with it a simplified model line-up; gone is the previous Prestige model variant name with Luxury, F Sport and Sports Luxury variants remaining.

All models benefit from greater specification as standard, with no price rise across the line-up.

Lexus CT200h

Lexus CT200h

The revised Luxury variant (based off the previous Prestige) kicks off at $39,990* and now features reverse camera, Lexus display audio with 10 speakers (replacing six), rotary-style Lexus Remote Touch controller and rain-sensing wipers.

In addition to the new specification all models receive significant visual and technical upgrades, including new exterior styling, alloy wheels, slimline navigation or display screen, new shift lever, IS-style steering wheel and upgrades to the vehicle’s chassis and suspension – providing for a more composed and dynamic driving characteristics.

Selected models also receive Lexus connected mobility solution Enform#, LED fog lamps, Active Cruise Control (ACC) with Pre-Collision Safety System (PCS) and new exterior and interior colours.

The Luxury model can also be specified with four enhancement packs to add substantial specification to the vehicle.

F Sport models retail for $48,990* – representing a $2,000 saving on the previous model.

In addition to the wide-ranging improvements, F Sport models also gain new specification including unique black roof, all-new larger rear spoiler and Enform as standard.

Two enhancement packs are available for F Sport models and feature a moonroof, parking sonar, Mark Levinson audio, PCS, ACC and smart card key.

Topping out the CT line-up is the Sports Luxury model carrying an RRP of $56,990* – a saving of $1,000 over the previous model

The Sports Luxury benefits from the model-wide improvements and adds LED headlamps and fog lamps, new Shimamoku trim and privacy glass as standard.

Lexus Australia chief executive Sean Hanley said the new-look CT 200h improves on an already pioneering package.

“CT 200h was and remains the first and only hybrid luxury hatch available to Australians, and these significant improvements and new look will enhance our already unique offering,” Mr Hanley said.

“Since launch, the majority of CT 200h vehicles sold in Australia have been Prestige, Luxury and F Sport models, and we’ve concentrated our improvements to cater for these high demand models by increasing value and specification.

“Since its introduction, over 3,000 Australians have chosen the CT 200h for its low emissions, enjoyable dynamics and pioneering hybrid technology,” Mr Hanley said.


Enhancement pack







Adds: leather-accented interior, seat heaters, 17″ alloys and fog lamps



Adds: as above plus moonroof



Adds: as EP1 plus digital radio^, Enform, satellite navigation** and self-dimming interior mirror



Adds: as above plus moonroof

F Sport




Adds: moonroof



Adds: as above plus PCS, ACC, smart card key and Mark Levinson audio

Sports Luxury


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