Lexus NX Compact Crossover Launches With Marque’s First Turbo Powertrain
Lexus has revealed the new NX Compact Crossover which will be available in three Powertrains: Gasoline Turbo NX 200t, Naturally Aspirated NX 200, and Full Hybrid NX 300h. This is the first time the brand has entered into the luxury compact crossover segment and the first turbo in the lineup.
The U.S. market will offer the NX 200t turbo and NX 300h hybrid. The NX 200t F SPORT will also be available with unique exterior and interior features. The sharply styled crossover will be revealed at the 2014 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition on April 20.
The NX was designed with an eye-catching exterior with its low profile and unique roofline along with an aggressive spindle grille. Luxury details include an innovative Lexus-first door handle with a hidden key barrel and integrated lighting.
The interior showcases luxury materials that maximizes functionality along with technological innovations including an available Lexus-first Wireless Charging Tray to enable a mobile phone to be charged. Other available technology includes the first application of a new Lexus Remote Touch Interface with a touch pad; and a comprehensive Multi-information Display, including a Lexus-first G sensor and boost meter, Heads-Up Display, All-speed Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert.