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2008 Lexus GS hybrid vs 1996 Ford Crown Victoria

Lexus has rolled out a hybrid. A 340HP hybrid. Unclear on the concept, guys?

2008 Lexus GS 450h1996 Ford Crown Victoriaadvantage (%)
engine3.5l V6 hybrid4.6l V8
BHP340195Lexus (74)
emissionsSULEVLEVLexus
transmissionECVT4-speed automatic w/lockout overdrive
MPG2325Ford (8)
safety*11-20<10Ford
reliabilityfairexcellentFord
price$54,900$325Ford (16,792)

* percentage chance of serious injury or fatality

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