Lexus introduced their Nimble Crossover in 2012. Designed as being a younger brother of Lexus RX should invades the German giants in this particular class. In order to be qualified to BMW X5, Mercedes M-Class or Audi Q7 you have to be willing in order to reduce price before you get the same luxury. Primary goal would be to produce about 120,000 units, which often at least 25% ought to be sold within the Russian market. The biggest sales still are going to be on the US market and there will likely be offered three trim levels: 200t, 200t F Sport and 300h. All three may have the option of front wheel drive and 4wd.
2017 Lexus NX – design, exterior and interior
The 2017 Lexus NX design is based within the model of our government RX model, but is gloomier for 140 mm. So overall length is 182.3 inches, width is 73.6 inches and height is 64.8 inches. His wheelbase is 104.7 inches and curb weight is 3,940 pounds. The luxurious cabin on the 2017 Lexus NX crossovers can accommodate nearly five adults. On 17 inches alloy wheels will probably be mounted 225/65 R17 all season tires. Optionally you may get 225/60 R18 tires. The characteristic grille with hourglass is going to be enriched while using aggressive headlamps and LED fog lights that will likely be above the lower edge with the chrome bumper. A slight muscular hood is only going to complete the sporty look. Exterior is going to be offered in eight colors: Silver Lining Metallic, Nebula Gray Pearl, Atomic Silver, Eminent White Pearl, Obsidian, Meteor Blue Mica, Matador Red Mica and Fire Agate Pearl. Interior include Crème NuLuxe, Flaxen NuLuxe and Black NuLuxe (by using Dark Umber Trim) and Perforated Crème Leather and Perforated Black Leather (both with Linear Black Shadow Wood Trim).
2017 Lexus NX – engine performance
Let’s start together with the engine that are going to be under the hood of NX 200t. It is a turbocharged 2L Inline-4 engine with creation of 235 horses at 5,600 rpm and 258 lb-ft of torque. This VVT-iW gasoline engine has compression ratio of 10.0:1 and fuel intake of 22 mpg in city and 28 mpg in highway drive or simple 25 mpg in average. With acceleration of 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) for 7 seconds, new 200t can reach a highly regarded speed as much as 125 mph. Drive is always to the front wheels along with the power is transmitted through Electronically controlled six speed automatic transmission. Under the hood of brand new 300h will likely be 2,5L Inline-4 with total production of 195 horses. This VVT-i engine has compression ratio of 12.5:1 and fuel use of 33 mpg in city and 30 mpg in highway drive or simple 32 mpg in average. With acceleration of 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) for 9 seconds, new 300h can reach a top-notch speed as much as 112 mph.
2017 Lexus NX – price and release date
Toyota’s luxury car division intends to introduce this model in late 2015 or early 2016. The sale will abide by a few months later, probably from summer of 2016. The price on the basic 2017 Lexus NX 200t model is $34,480 for FWD and $35,880 for AWD. New 2017 Lexus NX 200t F Sport will definitely cost $36,580 while 2017 Lexus NX 300h will begin from $39,720. All three trim levels will probably be present in the US market.