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All-new Lexus NX
Lexus has successfully launched its all-new NX mid-size premium SUV – a range that includes its first plug-in hybrid electric model, the NX 450h+, and the self-charging hybrid electric NX 350h.
You can explore different aspects of the new model in a series of feature press releases: –
- An all-new multimedia platform and enhanced connectivity options – read more here.
- The new Tazuna cockpit design concept – read more here.
- A new approach to vehicle development – read more here.
- Innovations in safety technologies – read more here.
The NX has already banked some notable awards, including being named What Car?’s Plug-in Hybrid of the Year (read more here) and appeared on the big screen as a star car in the new science fiction feature Moonfall (read more here).
Future electric sports car – pictured
Lexus has released new images of a future high-performance sports car that should be able to move from 0-62mph in less than three seconds. The proposed model has low, powerful lines that evoke memories of the ultra-rare LFA. Read more here.
Aerospace technology for the LC
Lexus’s support for air race ace Yoshi Muroya and his team has produced a useful exchange of technology know-how in both directions. For Lexus, it has yielded development of a new carbon fibre rear wing for the LC flagship coupe, benefiting from aerodynamic styling honed through racing aircraft applications. Read more here.
Design challenge on screen
Lexus is partnering Sky Arts in the Big Design Challenge, a new TV show in which eight talented designers are able to demonstrate their skills and inspiration in a series of creative challenges. With a presenting team led by Lauren Laverne, the five-show series began this week on the free-to-view channel. Read more here.
Off-road concepts on show
Lexus took the wraps off two new vehicle concepts at the 2022 Tokyo Auto Salon: the NX PHEV OFFROAD, adding extra adventure styling to the new mid-size SUV, and a radical, hydrogen-powered ROV (recreational offroad vehicle). Read more here.
Open all hours
Lexus has opened an official Amazon store, giving customers the chance to browse and purchase a wide range of parts and accessories. The service is open all day, every day, offering a growing range of authentic Lexus items. Read more here.
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