The design of the most affordable crossover LexusFebruary 27, 2018
The public premiere of the new Lexus will take place on March 6 this year as part of the Geneva Motor Show. The exterior design of the UX crossover crossover is made on the basis of the eponymous concept presented in 2016, but the interior was made in the style of other latest models of the brand. Technical characteristics of the cross are not disclosed yet. At the same time, the company wilted that the SUV is built on a completely new platform.
Compact Lexus UX will be the most affordable crossover in the line of the brand. Recall, the role of SUV “initial” level while playing Lexus NX. In addition, in the global market a new SUV is designed to partially replace the failed on the market hybrid hatchback Lexus CT 200h.
It is expected that the new Lexus will be offered with a two-liter atmospheric engine of about 170 hp and a hybrid plant with a combined output of about 178 hp. By the way, earlier the brand registered the names of UX 200, UX 250 and UX 250h.
The list of countries where the novelty will be sold is not disclosed yet. The main competitors of UX will be Mercedes-Benz GLA and Infiniti QX30. In Europe, the “Japanese” will still try to entice customers from the Audi Q2 (the price in Germany is from 23,400 euros).
As previously reported, in addition to UX, Lexus will also bring to the Geneva Motor Show a luxury concept LF-1 Limitless all-terrain vehicle, a seven-seater RX L crossover and a special version of the RC F coupe dedicated to the 10th anniversary of the F unit, “Charged” brand models.