The 2016 Lexus NX is a luxury compact crossover marketed and produced by the Japanese automaker Lexus, the luxury division of Toyota. First revealed at the Beijing International Automotive Exhibition on April 20, 2014, the NX is primarily built on the concept of Toyota RAV4. The name NX stands for Nimble Crossover for its light-footed NX Crossover. The present model is tough and much better engineered having the capacity to compete with German titan AudiQ7, BMW X5 and Mercedes M-class.
Interior and Exterior of 2016 Lexus NX
The exterior the new Lexus NX sedan bags on its intense and dazzling exterior decor. It is perhaps the exterior that will provoke the people in buying this new Lexus NX. The slim headlights with fully equipped with IS-F becomes a new trademark in this model. It will be little smaller than its predecessor RX (about 140 mm).
The cabin of the 2016 Lexus NX is elegantly mastered with leather-wrapped surfaces and aluminum trim finish. The Lexus NX offers best in class luggage load length and rear seat leg space.The infotainment system comes with a high tech stereo system and an anti-theft AM/FM/HD stereo CD/MP3 Player clubbed with hands free Bluetooth, USB audio connection and a LCD monitor. It is equipped with the Advanced Human Machine Interface technology that is the latest techlogy in-built in the car.
Engine and Mileage
The 2016 Lexus NX is expected to be powered by the turbocharged 2L Inline-4 direct injected gasoline engines. In the Russian market only, the engine offered is the 2L gasoline engine with output of 150 BHP. With 4 wheel power transmission, the maximum output is rated at 265 BHP. The hybrid version will be a combination of 2,5L Inline-4 gasoline engine with 155 BHP and an electric motor. All engines will be paired with an automatic 6-speed transmission line. The top speed is 124 mph and the mileage is rated at 22 mpg at city and 27 mpg at highway.
Price and Release Date of 2016 Lexus NX
The starting MSRP for the Lexus NX will range from $ 35,405. The price will escalate with its optional added features and higher models. The car is likely to be launched in the early of 2016.
The 2016 NX is a smaller extravagance hybrid car. It will be available in three trims NX 200t, 200t NX and NX 300h F Sport. It has a large sales volume in the global market. The success story of 2016 Lexus NX is attributed to its higher levels of quality and lower prices than competitors.