Lexus locks in plug-in hybrid for 2021 and new EV in 2022

Premium Japanese brand says hybrid and EV just two of 10 new models due to land before 2025

Lexus has announced it has pressed fast-forward on its expansion into electrification, confirming it will launch a plug-in hybrid later this year and a pure-electric car in 2022.

Both are part of a roll out of 10 new cars over the next four years, with all set to feature either a hybrid, pure-electric or full pure-electric powertrain.

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2022 Volkswagen T7 Multivan eHybrid Teased With Pure Electric Mode
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There's certainly no shortage of teasers for the Volkswagen T7 Multivan as the company's commercial division has been releasing short Read more

Full details: 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning launched
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World's best-selling vehicle goes electric, can hit 100km/h in around 4.4 seconds and cover up to 480km between top-ups Ford has Read more

Wild electric Opel Manta GSe ElektroMOD revealed
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2022 Kia EV6 US Debut Includes First Edition Model, 576 HP For GT
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The Kia EV6 is the first offering from the South Korean brand that's built from the ground up as a Read more