The Lexus 2008 hybrid car models available are the Lexus RX400h, the Lexus GS450h, and the LS600h.The Lexus RX400h is a luxurious SUV and gets an estimated mpg in the mid 20's. It seats 5 and its base price is in the low 40 thousands. The Lexus GS450h is a luxurious sports sedan. It also seats 5 and its estimated mpg is in the high 20's. The base cost runs in the mid 50 thousands. The third Lexus hybrid model, the LS600h is a luxury sedan with an estimated mpg in the low 20's. It's base cost is in the low 100 thousands. Wow. The 2008 Nissan Altima hybrid sedan has a base cost in the mid 20 thousands. It is only available in California, Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Rhode Island and Vermont.
The 2008 Saturn hybrid car models are the Saturn Vue Green Line and the hybrid Saturn Aura Greenline. The Vue is a SUV and gets an estimated mpg of 25 in the city and 32 on the highway. Its base price is in the mid 20 thousands. The Aura is a sedan whose estimated mpg is close to the Vues, but Its base price is a little less, being in the low 20 thousands. The Toyota 2008 hybrid car models are the ever-popular Toyota Prius hybrid, the Toyota Camry hybrid sedan and the Highlander hybrid SUV.
The Prius comes in at the best mpg on the market, in the mid 40's, while its price is in the low 20 thousands. The Prius is still the hands down top seller amongst hybrids. The Camry is a sedan whose estimated mpg is in the mid 30's. Its base cost is in the mid 20 thousands. The Toyota Highlander is an SUV with a base price is in the mid 30 thousands. Of all hybrid car sales in the U.S., Toyota makes 2/3 of those sales. They are developing a plug-in for the near future as well as fuel cell cars.