The 2015 Lexus NX has been highly rated and offers a new entry to the market luxury crossover segment. Its high-end stylish look has won several accolades and although it is not the best when it comes to family trips, most people and companies have reviewed it positively.
To add up to the stylish looks, the car has high-tech interiors that draw the attention of anybody. The car’s interiors have a microwaved Hot Pocket, making it a luxury to drive in. On the outer part, the car has a distinctive look similar to that of the IS sport sedan.
2015 Lexus NX Performance
According to Lexus, this car has 235 hp and up to 258 lb-ft of torque. Besides this, the car will be the first in the line of Lexus to use a turbocharger that is twin-scroll. Buyers that do not prefer this have the option of going for the F Sport package. The 2015 Lexus is equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission which features Lexus’ control logic.
With this, the car is able to calculate the torque that is required and as such, it can maximize it. This is crucial in order to deliver the necessary response to acceleration. In a period of 9.1 seconds, the car can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph, regardless of whether the car is in the front or all-wheel drive. Sadly, this means that it is among the slowest vehicles in the segment.
The 2015 Lexus NX boasts of having an excellent fuel economy. Over the years, Lexus has been associated to this. This is through its combined 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine and electric motors that are powered by a nickel hydride battery. The car is able to return an estimated 32 mpg with all wheel-drive. This is an excellent return in minimizing the fuel costs.
Engine and Release date
This car features a gasoline-electric hybrid engine that combines a pair of electronic motor and a 2.5 liter four-cylinder. Combined, the car produces an output of up to 194 horsepower. When one opts for an all-wheel drive, a third electric motor is activated. According to Lexus, the car will be released in 2015. No particular date has been set out.
The fact that the car has not been released means that its price has not been set. However, because of it high specs, comfortability and high performance, it is expected that the car will not be available on a cheap. However, this is reasonable considering the car adopts the latest model and offers amazing environment.