The all-electric Lexus RZ was presented live in Hamburg, Gütsel Online, OWL

The all-electric Lexus RZ was presented live in Hamburg, Gütsel Online, OWL

Lexus RZ 450e (car not yet orderable and not yet assembled). Photo: Lexus

The all-electric Lexus RZ presented in Hamburg

  • Germany made its Davis Cup debut
  • The #Cross is shown to the #wide public for the first time during the group phase
  • Attractive design and proprietary all-electric platform
  • Advanced technologies define the Lexus Driving Signature

Cologne, September 13, 2022

The new Lexus RZ (combined power consumption 18.1 kilowatt hours per 100 km, #CO2 emissions plus 0 grams per km, electric range (EAER) 400 km) will hit the ground running in Germany: At the Davis Cup in Hamburg (September 13 until 18, 2022 ) #crossover #SUV with full electric is presented to the public for the first time in this country.

The first Lexus #electric car designed from the ground up will be built on its own fully electric platform and will hit German roads in early 2023. Equipped with two electric motors that together produce 230 kilowatts and are connected for the first time to all-wheel drive Direct 4, Lexus RZ 450e guarantees performance and driving pleasure – in the spirit of Signature #Lexus Driving. Its 71.4 kilowatt-hour battery enables a range of up to 400 kilometers before stopping to charge.

The front end of the all-electric SUV features the classic Diabolo radiator grille in a more advanced spindle shape, which has now been transferred to the entire body. Visitors to the Davis Cup Finals and Rakuten can see what that looks like: As part of the group stage held in Hamburg, the RZ will be on display at the Lexus stand in the Rothenbaum Stadium throughout the event.

“We are delighted to be able to present the Lexus RZ to the general public for the first time against this unique backdrop. Our first model designed for electric mobility from the ground up heralds a new era for the #premium #brand: In addition to a fully electric drive, technology many are used that completely redefine the driving experience,” explains Nadine Busch, Lexus General Manager. in German.

About the Davis Cup

Founded in 1900, the #Davis #Cup by #Rakuten is the world cup and the largest annual team competition in men’s tennis. The 143 nations that entered in 2022 have competed and continue to compete at various levels of competition, from regional events to the top of the Davis Cup and Rakuten Final. 16 teams are participating in the group stage of this year’s finals, which will be played in Bologna, Glasgow, Hamburg and Valencia from 13 to 18 September 2022. The top two teams from each field will qualify directly for the 8th Final in Malaga from 22- 27 November 2022.