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Same time as Tokyo motorshow opened its doors Lexus international invited media representatives to East Fuji Laboratory to test new Hybrid 4WD system. Test drice was conducted on FF layout ES with an extra motor on real axel. The system is called E-axel and is different from E four. You can turn on and off E-axel by button. When turned on it feels like twin motor EV. Output from the motor is around 100kw. This system can be used also in PHVs. Chief engineer Sato said next generation hybrid system goes in production H1 2020.