Lexus announces new mid-spec grade for its CT hybrid hatchback; SsangYong reveals zero per cent finance deals; Toyota begins Auris production
7 November 2012

Lexus has introduced a new trim level in its CT 200h range. The Advance slots above the SE grade and includes, cruise control, reversing camera, folding mirror and rain-sensing wipers as standard. The model also introduces the new MoveOn navigation system, operated from a touch pad. The CT 200h is priced at £24,495, £500 more than SE models. 

The SsangYong Korando and Rodius are available with zero per cent finance. The Korando EX is priced form £169 per month with an £11,305 deposit while the Rodius S is available for £129 per month after a £8,255 deposit. Both models are offered with 5 years free servicing 5 years unlimited mileage warranty.

Toyota has started production of the new Auris at its Burnaston plant in Derbyshire. The factory has seen a £185m investment in the manufacturing process and supply chain, including the recruitment of 800 new workers.

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7 November 2012

If you click on the picture of the new Auris, and then quickly look at the CT200h...... they look extremely alike! I never noticed before as the Auris clearly was "inspiried" by the i30, Guilietta,etc

7 November 2012

I imagine the employees building the new Auris have to have an injection of stimulants before they start their shift lest they'd be dropping off on the production line through having to look at such boring cars all day. Conversely, Lamborghini's workers probably need calming down.

Can your GP prescribe anything for range anxiety?

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