Lexus emblems the following step in its electrical automotive plans

Toyota Motor Company has filed a variety of recent emblems in Europe and Australia, hinting at a brand new electrical mannequin for its luxurious subsidiary model, Lexus.

As first found by Lexus RX House owners and later reported by Carscoops, Toyota has filed emblems for the HZ300e, HZ450e, and HZ550e with the European Union Mental Property Workplace (EUIPO).

The Japanese carmaker has additionally lodged a trademark utility for HZ300e with IP Australia underneath Class 12 (Cars and structural components thereof).

At this stage it’s unclear what this new electrical Lexus mannequin might appear like. The luxurious Japanese at the moment has two all-electric fashions – the UX 300e and the RZ 450e – that are each SUVs and provided in Australia.

Earlier this 12 months Lexus trademarked the TZ450e and TZ550e in Europe, which doubtless factors towards a bigger three-row counterpart to the RZ.

Given this, the brand new Lexus HZ might probably slot beneath the RZ. It might additionally probably be a passenger automobile as an alternative of a crossover.

Earlier this 12 months Toyota introduced it should launch 10 new electrical vehicles by 2026, by which period it goals to be promoting 1.5 million pure-electric autos globally.

Lexus additionally revealed the LF-ZC electrical sedan and LF-ZL electrical crossover ideas at this 12 months’s Japan Mobility Present in Tokyo. The previous is ready for a global launch in 2026.

By 2030, Lexus will cease promoting combustion-powered autos in areas akin to North America, Europe and China. From 2035, Lexus will solely promote electrical autos globally.

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