2010 Lexus HS 250h

midsize luxury car / 4-door sedan

2010 Lexus HS 250h 4-door sedan

Crashworthiness

Rating overview
Moderate overlap front
Side
Roof strength
Head restraints & seats

Key

  • G
    Good
  • A
    Acceptable
  • M
    Marginal
  • P
    Poor
  • Superior
  • Advanced
  • Basic

Some ratings use a scale of Poor to Good. Others range from Basic to Superior.

Moderate overlap front

Rating applies to 2010-12 models

Tested vehicle: 2010 Lexus HS 250h 4-door

The Lexus HS 250h was introduced in the 2010 model year and is derived from the Toyota Prius. Frontal ratings are assigned by the Institute based on a test conducted by Toyota as part of frontal crash test verification.

Overall evaluation
Structure and safety cage
Injury measures
Head/neck
Chest
Leg/foot, left
Leg/foot, right
Restraints and dummy kinematics

Side

Rating applies to 2010-12 models

Tested vehicle: 2010 Lexus HS 250h 4-door with standard front and rear head curtain airbags and standard front and rear seat-mounted torso airbags

The Lexus HS 250h was introduced in the 2010 model year and is derived from the Toyota Prius.

Overall evaluation
Structure and safety cage
Driver injury measures
Head/neck
Torso
Pelvis/leg
Head protection
Rear passenger injury measures
Head/neck
Torso
Pelvis/leg
Head protection

View of the vehicle and barrier just after the crash test.

View of the vehicle after the crash with doors removed, showing the side airbags and damage to the occupant compartment.

Smeared greasepaint shows where the driver dummy's head was protected from being hit by hard structures by the side curtain airbag.

Smeared greasepaint shows where the rear passenger dummy’s head was protected by the side airbag.

Roof strength

Rating applies to 2010-12 models

Tested vehicle: 2010 Lexus HS 250h 4-door

Overall evaluation
Curb weight 3,650 lbs
Peak force 13,141 lbs
Strength-to-weight ratio 3.60

Head restraints & seats

Rating applies to 2010-12 models built after May 2010

Seat type: Power leather seats (AHR) built. after May 2010

Overall evaluation
Dynamic rating
Seat/head restraint geometry

Rating applies to 2010 models built before June 2010

Seat type: Power Leather Seats (AHR) built. before June 2010

Overall evaluation
Dynamic rating
Seat/head restraint geometry