Lexus India today announced the extension of its HEV battery warranty from five years to a period of eight years, showcasing the brand’s commitment to its guests and position in the luxury vehicle market. This announcement further enhances the Lexus ownership experience, bringing in additional benefits to Lexus Life, the brand’s exclusive ownership program for guests.
The extension of the HEV battery warranty reiterates the sheer commitment of providing amazing experiences throughout the guests’ ownership cycle and strengthens the brand’s growing mission of crafting a better tomorrow by enhancing the confidence on Lexus’ self-charging hybrid technology. Lexus believes that this step will be a fundamental leap that will encourage society to opt for more eco-friendly hybrid electric vehicles thereby reducing pollution impact to the environment and adding to the sustainability narrative of the brand. This is in addition to the brand’s tree-planting initiative which aims to offset the carbon footprint of each Lexus car sold in India by planting an equivalent number of trees. This initiative contributes to the brands global vision of achieving carbon neutrality by 2050.
Lexus India has been a pioneer of self-charging hybrid technology in the luxury market since its launch in 2017 with its robust portfolio of self-charging hybrid electric vehicles – like the luxury coupe LC 500h, flagship sedan LS 500h, SUVs RX 450hL, NX 300h and sedan ES 300h. In 2020, Lexus strengthened its commitment to the ‘Make in India’ initiative by announcing local production of its most success successful model ‘ES 300h’. The Lexus model lineup continues to evolve on the mission of balancing excellent driving performance with environmental consciousness. Earlier this year, the brand announced worldwide that it had eclipsed the milestone of 2 million global sales of electrified vehicles at the end of April 2021, reinforcing its place in the Electrified space with its range of Hybrid Electric Vehicles (HEVs), Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEVs) and Battery Electric Vehicles (BEVs).
Commenting on this occasion, Mr. P.B. Venugopal, President of Lexus India said- “This announcement strengthens our commitment to the Indian market and our guests. At Lexus, we value this relationship with our guests, anticipating their needs and going that extra mile to enhance the Lexus experience.”
The extension of the HEV battery warranty is effective from 1st of Aug 2021.