The 2020 Lexus UX is brand’s new crossover targeting the subcompact luxury crossover SUV class. The model broke cover at the Geneva Auto Show while the UX Concept announced the arrival earlier.The UX 200 has four-cylinder engine while the UX 250h has hybrid powertrain and also includes useful energy-saving system. The UX also comes on the new platform and boasts dramatic styling.
2020 LEXUS UX: DESIGN
The 2020 Lexus UX is brand’s first subcompact-sized crossover and first to sit on the new platform. The platform design is shared with Toyota Prius and CH-R and bring multiple benefits for the model. Lexus emphasizes the low center of gravity, the lowest in the class, which should translate to agile handling.The model also has proportions which will provide easy parking and maneuverability in the city ride. From the bumper to bumper, the UX measures 177 inches and rides on the 103.9-inch wheelbase.There are also sharp and angled headlights with L-shaped accents and some pretty much-exaggerated body sculpting. The rear is also rich in shapes and has full-width LED taillights.The model rides on standard 17-inch wheels while 18-inch units are available. The F-Sport package adds unique wheels and bumpers plus sport-tuned suspension and unique interior elements.
IN-CAB DESIGN AND EQUIPMENT:
Inside the cabin, the curvaceous dash gets attention. The model has a unique instrument cluster and wide center touchscreen.The model comes with four interior colors and Lexus offers two-grain patterns. The buyers can also opt sports seats and keep in mind that rear seats don’t provide much comfort.The UX shows the full commitment to modern safety techs and comes with a number of systems. The model includes adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning and lane keep assist, automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection, road-sight recognition, adaptive high beams, etc.