Electric vehicles can achieve 10% of cars by 2020 provided by the investments in the charging stations and incentives for owners of electric vehicles, said the Chairman of subcommittee on strategic innovations in automotive area of Russian Chamber of Commerce (RCC), Andrey Pankov.
Company Lexus will present new sedans LS and ES in Moscow motor show – 2012. Cars will be on sale in Russia soon after the premiere.
As wrote AutoNews.Ru, the design of ES of sixth generation was implemented in a new design, special features of which were radiator enclosure with the shape of hourglass and headlight with LED sections. The front bumper was also changed and the asymmetric instrument panel with a big screen of information and entertainment multi-media system appeared in a cabin. New ES will be available with an engine of 2,5L with a capacity of 206HP or aggregate with 3,5L volume with a capacity of 306 HP.
Lexus LS of the next generation will be available in the following configurations: LS 460, long-base LS 460 L, long-base hybrid LS 600h L and charged version LS 460 F Sport. So, the upgraded sedan will be equipped mainly with the same engines that actual version of model has. New variant LS 460 F Sport will be the most powerful.