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  • 2017 Lexus CT Hybrid

    #6 in 2017 Luxury Small Cars

  • 2017 Toyota Prius

    #2 in 2017 Compact Cars

  • 2017 Lexus IS

    #9 in 2017 Luxury Small Cars

  • Prices

    • MSRP
    • $31,250
    • $24,685
    • $37,825
    • Avg. Paid
    • $23,627
    • $20,196
    • $29,590

    U.S. News Scores

    • Overall
    • 7.7 /10
    • 8.6 /10
    • 8.4 /10
    • Critics' Rating
    • 7.5 /10
    • 9.1 /10
    • 8.9 /10
    • Performance
    • 6.7 /10
    • 7.9 /10
    • 8.3 /10
    • Interior
    • 6.9 /10
    • 8.1 /10
    • 8.1 /10
    • Cost to Own
    • 8.7 /10
    • 8.9 /10
    • 7.9 /10
    • Safety
    • 10.0 /10
    • 9.3 /10
    • 9.2 /10
    • Reliability
    • 4.0 /5
    • 4.0 /5
    • 3.0 /5

    Pros & Cons

    • Pros
      • Great fuel economy
      • Above-average predicted reliability rating
      • Low associated ownership costs
      • Good amount of cargo space
      • Outstanding fuel economy
      • Excellent cargo room
      • Comfortable and composed ride
      • Above-average predicted reliability rating
      • Smooth, composed ride
      • Lively engines
      • Wealth of standard driver assistance features
      • Luxurious cabin
    • Cons
      • Tepid acceleration
      • Frustrating infotainment controller
      • Jarring ride in F Sport trim
      • Complicated smartphone infotainment integration
      • Available Remote Touch system is distracting to use
      • Performance doesn’t match German rivals’
      • Small trunk

    General Specs

    • Transmission
    • Automatic
    • Automatic
    • Automatic
    • Drivetrain
    • Front Wheel Drive
    • Front Wheel Drive
    • Rear Wheel Drive
    • Fuel/Engine
    • Gas/Electric I-4 1.8 L/110
    • Gas/Electric I-4 1.8 L/110
    • Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 2.0 L/122
    • MPG
    • 43 City / 40 Hwy
    • 54 City / 50 Hwy
    • 22 City / 32 Hwy

    Exterior

    Body
    • Body Style
    • Hatchback
    • Hatchback
    • Sedan
    Dimensions
    • Wheelbase (in.)
    • 102.4
    • 106.3
    • 110.2
    • Length, Overall (in.)
    • 171.2
    • 178.7
    • 183.7
    • Width, Max w/o mirrors (in.)
    • 69.5
    • 69.3
    • 71.3
    • Height, Overall (in.)
    • 57.3
    • 58.1
    • 56.3
    Doors & Windows
    • Rear Defrost
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Windows
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Doors & Windows
    • Rear Defrost
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Windows
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Exterior Features
    • Sun/Moon Roof
    • Optional
    •  
    • Standard
    • Sun/Moonroof
    • Optional
    •  
    • Standard
    • Rear Spoiler
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Optional
    Measurements
    • Base Curb Weight (lbs.)
    • 3130
    • 3075
    • 3583
    Tires & Wheels
    • Tires - Front All-Season
    •  
    • Standard
    •  
    • Tires - Front Performance
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Tires - Rear All-Season
    •  
    • Standard
    •  
    • Tires - Rear Performance
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Compact Spare Tire
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Aluminum Wheels
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Wheel Locks
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Wheel Covers
    •  
    • Standard
    •  
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    Interior

    Convenience & Comfort
    • Alarm
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Back-Up Camera
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Optional
    • Cruise Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Adaptive Cruise Control
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Vehicle Anti-Theft System
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Fog Lamps
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Auto-Off Headlights
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Interior Cargo Shade
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Keyless Start
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Luggage Rack
    •  
    • Optional
    •  
    • Rear Parking Aid
    • Optional
    •  
    • Optional
    • Automatic Parking
    •  
    • Optional
    •  
    • Adjustable Steering Wheel
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Steering Wheel Controls
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Heated Steering Wheel
    •  
    •  
    • Optional
    • Trip Computer
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Remote Trunk Release
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Universal Garage Door Opener
    • Optional
    •  
    • Standard
    • Intermittent Wipers
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Rain Sensing Wipers
    • Optional
    •  
    • Optional
    • Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Keyless Entry
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Door Locks
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Electrochromic rearview mirror
    • Optional
    •  
    • Standard
    • Heated Mirrors
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Mirror Memory
    • Optional
    •  
    • Optional
    • Power Mirrors
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Driver Vanity Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Passenger Vanity Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Steering
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Dimensions
    • Passenger Capacity
    • 5
    • 5
    • 5
    • Passenger Volume (cu. ft.)
    • 86.1
    • 93.1
    • 90.2
    • Front Head Room (in.)
    • 38.9
    • 39.4
    • 38.2
    • Front Leg Room (in.)
    • 42.1
    • 43.2
    • 44.8
    • Front Shoulder Room (in.)
    • 53.9
    • 55
    • 55.9
    • Front Hip Room (in.)
    • 53
    • 53.4
    • 54.3
    • Second Head Room (in.)
    • 37
    • 37.4
    • 36.9
    • Second Leg Room (in.)
    • 32.9
    • 33.4
    • 32.2
    • Second Shoulder Room (in.)
    • 52.6
    • 53
    • 53.4
    • Second Hip Room (in.)
    • 51.8
    • 51.9
    • 54
    • Trunk Volume (cu. ft.)
    •  
    •  
    • 13.8
    Entertainment
    • AM/FM Stereo
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Auxiliary Audio Input
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • CD Player
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • HD Radio
    • Optional
    •  
    • Standard
    • MP3 Player
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Satellite Radio
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Premium Sound System
    •  
    •  
    • Optional
    • Smart Device Integration
    • Optional
    •  
    • Optional
    Heating & Cooling
    • Climate Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Dual Zone A/C
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • A/C
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Navigation & Communication
    • Navigation System
    • Optional
    •  
    • Optional
    • Onboard Hands-Free Communications System
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Wireless Cell Phone Hookup
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Seats
    • Cloth Seats
    •  
    • Standard
    •  
    • Leather Seats
    • Optional
    •  
    • Optional
    • Premium Synthetic Seats
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Cooled Driver Seat
    •  
    •  
    • Optional
    • Heated Front Seats
    • Optional
    •  
    • Optional
    • Driver Lumbar
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Seat Memory
    • Optional
    •  
    • Optional
    • Power Driver Seat
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Power Passenger Seat
    • Optional
    •  
    • Standard
    • Pass-Through Rear Seat
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 2nd Row Bench Seat
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Bucket Seats
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
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    Safety

    Airbags
    • Driver Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Passenger Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Front Head Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Rear Head Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Front Side Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Rear Side Air Bag
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    Brakes
    • 4-Wheel ABS
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 4-Wheel Disc Brakes
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Safety Features
    • Brake Assist
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Electronic Stability Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Daytime Running Lights
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Child Safety Locks
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Traction Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Blind Spot Monitor
    •  
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Auto-Leveling Headlights
    • Optional
    •  
    • Standard
    • Lane Departure Warning
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Lane Keeping Assist
    •  
    • Standard
    •  
    • Cross-Traffic Alert
    •  
    • Optional
    • Optional
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    Mechanical

    Engine & Performance
    • Front Wheel Drive
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Rear Wheel Drive
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • 4 Cylinder Engine
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Turbocharged
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • Engine Type
    • Gas/Electric I-4
    • Gas/Electric I-4
    • Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
    • Displacement
    • 1.8 L/110
    • 1.8 L/110
    • 2.0 L/122
    • Horsepower (Net @ RPM)
    • 134 @ 5200
    • 121 @ 5200
    • 241 @ 5800
    • Torque (Net @ RPM)
    • 105 @ 4000
    • 105 @ 3600
    • 258 @ 1650
    • Transmission
    • CVT w/OD
    • CVT w/OD
    • Automatic w/OD
    • Turning diameter
    • 34.2
    • 33.5
    • 34.2
    Fuel
    • Hybrid Fuel
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Gasoline Fuel
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
    • 43
    • 54
    • 22
    • EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
    • 40
    • 50
    • 32
    • Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal.)
    • 11.9
    • 11.3
    • 17.4
    Suspension
    • Suspension Type - Front
    • Strut
    • Strut
    • Double Wishbone
    • Suspension Type - Rear
    • Double Wishbone
    • Double Wishbone
    • Multi-Link
    • Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
    • Strut
    • Strut
    • Double Wishbone
    • Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
    • Double Wishbone
    • Double Wishbone
    • Multi-Link
    Transmission
    • Automatic
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • 8-Speed Automatic
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • Continuously Variable Trans
    • Standard
    • Standard
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