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Good evening all

I am looking to purchase a IS300 Hybrid, what kind of MPG can I expect - currently run an Audi A4, 2 litre TDI & returning an average of 38mpg, driving about 30 miles a day.

I know it won't have any reliability issues as it is after all a Lexus

Thanks in advance

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Hi Javed, welcome to the forum.

The MPG depends on a lot of things, you driving style, speed, distance, weather etc. but I think you will improve on 38 mpg.

Take a look at fuelly to see what others are getting, 

http://www.fuelly.com/car/lexus/is300h

Paul

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I was lucky to get 36 overall from my 15 reg Advance, quite disappointed (in the mpg), really, as I’d previously had a couple of diesels, and expected the hybrid to not be far off, but it was a good 10mpg down, on similar, conservative driving.  OK, I only did 10k miles in it from new.....

BUT - at the end of the lease, I was told it would be collected on a date a couple of weeks ahead, so I visited a petrol station.  A couple of days later, the lease people phoned to say they’d brought the date forward.....

At that point, no longer bothered about mpg, I discovered Sport mode, and realised what a quick car it could be, but no 36 mpg, of course!

Having said all that, though, I thoroughly enjoyed it, but it had to go back when I retired.

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On 4/17/2019 at 9:51 PM, Javed said:

Good evening all

I am looking to purchase a IS300 Hybrid, what kind of MPG can I expect - currently run an Audi A4, 2 litre TDI & returning an average of 38mpg, driving about 30 miles a day.

I know it won't have any reliability issues as it is after all a Lexus

Thanks in advance

Hey bud,

What age is the is300h? I have a 2019 is300h and I get about 44.8mpg (since I got the car in March, 1650 miles so far) and it has been a big mix of long motorways journeys and short trips to the gym.

My mum has a 2014 IS300h premier and hers struggles to get to 40mpg (38,000miles on hers)

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On 4/17/2019 at 9:51 PM, Javed said:

Good evening all

I am looking to purchase a IS300 Hybrid, what kind of MPG can I expect - currently run an Audi A4, 2 litre TDI & returning an average of 38mpg, driving about 30 miles a day.

I know it won't have any reliability issues as it is after all a Lexus

Thanks in advance

I owned a 2014 f sport and got low 40s generally. 

Recently I had a 2018 loan car which I drove for 1000 miles and that was much better on fuel into the low 50s so this would suggest the later cars have improved mpg. 

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Newer models are slightly better. The F Sport is a few mpg below all the others due to the aerodynamic drag of the styling. The 18" wheels of the F Sport and Premier also affect mpg.

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