The Multi-Stage Hybrid System is a step forward for green powertrains.
Lexus Lc 500h
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Lexus's two-transmission, two-motor, one-engine LC 500h is just as pretty as the gas-powered car from Detroit, but it should make for a more interesting ride.
It amounts to Toyota's Hybrid Synergy Drive mashed up with a four-speed automatic, and it means better response with less of that disconnected hybrid feeling.
Lexus's new Multi Stage Hybrid System combines gas-electric newness with old transmission tech in search of a more connected driving experience.
Lexus has revealed our first glimpse at the new LC 500h, the hybrid version of the coupe we first saw in Detroit last month, ahead of its debut in Geneva in a couple of weeks from now.