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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Hybrid
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Engine

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Hybrid 22 25 $50,894 $56,550
4-Door Sedan (SE)
Pricing
Invoice Price
$50,894
$23,796
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$56,550
$26,150
Monthly Payment Estimate
$943 / month
$436 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC's Bottom Line The hybrid powertrain in the 2009 Lexus 450h is very responsive, but a tight interior and lackluster real-world fuel economy detracts from the appeal. The 2009 Toyota Camry Hybrid melds the automaker's proven, hybrid system into America's bread-and-butter sedan. What's not to like?
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 33 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Midsize
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.1 56.7
Front Leg Room (in) 43.5 41.6
Front Hip Room (in) 54.4 54.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 110.5 101.4
Second Leg Room (in) 36.4 38.3
Front Head Room (in) 37.8 38.8
Second Hip Room (in) 51.4 53.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.3 57.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 37.0 37.8
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 56.1 57.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.6 61.6
Wheelbase (in) 112.2 109.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.7 71.7
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4 62.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1 5.9
Length, Overall (in) 190.0 189.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 7.5 10.6
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.2 x - TBD - 11.06 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.1 x - TBD - 11.65 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.2 17.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.7 36.1
Steering Type Electric Pwr Steering Electric pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7-3.2 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 12.4-17.2 - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P245/40ZR18 P215/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P245/40ZR18 P215/60R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4134 3680
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Compact - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact Compact
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System DI/SFI - TBD -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 267 @ 4800 138 @ 4400/199 @ 1500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.5L/210 2.4L/144
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 292 @ 6400 147 @ 6000/105 @ 4500
Engine Type Gas/Electric V6 Gas/Electric I4
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 33
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. ECVT Continuously Variable
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Type 1 1
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front wheel drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.77 - TBD -
Summary
Vehicle Name Lexus GS 450h Toyota Camry Hybrid
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/stabilizer bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone MacPherson strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/stabilizer bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Dual-link
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 6 9
 
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