Lexus India today announced the price of its newly launched NX 300h hybrid SUV which will retail at an initial price starting from Rs 53.18 lakh (ex-showroom India).
The new Lexus Nx 300h is offered in two variants – the standard model and the F-Sport model. While we do have the prices and the booking are also underway, the company will begin the deliveries only next year, in March 2018.
The Lexus NX 300h is powered 2.5-litre four-cylinder petrol engine paired with an electric motor that produces a combined output of 194 bhp. The motor comes paired with an electronically controlled CVT unit and the car runs on pure electric or petrol or a combination of both. The NX 300h delivers an ARAI certified mileage of 18.32 kmpl.
The cabin of the SUV comes with features like a well-equipped cabin with spacious and comfortable rear passenger seats that can be reclined, folded flat or brought back upright at the push of a button. The cabin gets smart leather upholstery, a panoramic glass roof, wireless charging, heads-up display, and also a 10.3-inch multi-information touchscreen system that offers access to numerous vehicle features such as the audio, climate and navigation systems. Other features include 8-way power adjustable and ventilated front seats, dual-zone independent climate control, drive mode select (eco, normal, sport, sport +, custom), rain sensing wipers and more. On the safety front, the Lexus NX 300h comes with offerings like 8 SRS airbags, ABS with EBD, electronic parking brakes, vehicle stability control, hill start assist, 360-degree panoramic view monitor, and a rearview camera with back guide monitor among others.
the new Lexus NX 300h comes with the futuristic and sharp styling that we have been seeing in the modern Lexus cars. Up front, the car gets the company’s signature Lexus grille and the logo comes with a blue backlight to signify its hybrid nature, flanked by LED headlamps and independent LED daytime running lamps below them. The flared wheel arches get plastic cladding and there are side skirts and roof rails as well. At the rear, you get sharp wraparound LED tail lamps, roof-mounted spoiler and a rear diffuser
The car competes with the likes of Mercedes-Benz GLA, Audi Q3 and BMW X1.