Vehicle Profile: 2020 Lexus ES
This sleek sedan unites luxury and efficiency
The 2020 Lexus ES offers a gas-powered and a hybrid variant, both offering a refined ride, luxurious amenities and impressive fuel economy. For the 2020 model year, it sports improved performance, a restyled exterior and an updated interior. Here’s a look at what else you’ll find on this sophisticated sedan.
The 2020 Lexus ES offers both hybrid and gas-powered models. The gas-powered Lexus ES comes with a 3.5-liter V6 that delivers 302 horsepower and 267 lb-ft of torque while earning an EPA-estimated 32 mpg on the highway.* This powerhouse comes paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission. If you’re in the market for efficiency, choose a hybrid model. Under the hood, you’ll find an In-Line Four Atkinson-Cycle engine, bolstered by the Lexus Hybrid Drive system. Its 2.5-liter engine comes matched with an Electronic Continuously Variable Transmission. Together, this powertrain puts out 215 horsepower, while earning 44 mpg while cruising along the highway.**
Inside, the 2020 Lexus ES is loaded with luxuries. It comes standard with class-leading legroom, heated seats and a smart Dual-Zone Climate Control system with smog-sensing capabilities. If it detects poor air quality, the system will automatically switch into recirculation mode to keep you breathing easy. While the interior is already rich with soft-touch materials and sophisticated design, you can take the cabin to the next level by choosing Japanese-sword-inspired “Hadori” aluminum accents, heated and ventilated seats, a panorama glass roof and the crystal-clear MARK LEVINSON® PUREPLAY 17-speaker sound system.
The 2020 Lexus ES makes it easy to stay connected on the go. Standard Lexus Enform® Wi-Fi™ allows you to connect up to five devices so your passengers don’t have to use mobile data. You can also enjoy your favorite navigation apps, podcasts, playlists and audiobooks with Apple CarPlay®. Make use of your commute with the Lexus+Alexa app, which allows you to access the full library of Alexa skills. It allows you to check the weather forecast, manage your smart home devices and access thousands of other Alexa features.
If you’re looking for a smart, refined ride, this car goes above and beyond to elevate your drive. Consider taking the 2020 Lexus ES for a test drive.
*2020 Lexus ES 350 EPA 22/city, 32/hwy, 26/comb mpg estimates. Actual mileage will vary.
**2020 Lexus ES 300h EPA 43/city, 44/hwy, 44/comb mpg estimates. Actual mileage will vary.
This article is presented by O'Brien Lexus of Peoria.