In 2015, Lexus NX made it to the headlines upon its launch. The vehicle is back for 2022, and we cannot be more excited. This new rendition of Lexus NX addresses significant predicaments of its predecessors and appeals to customers as a robust compact SUV. The 2022 Lexus NX competes with Toyota RAV4 and is most likely to emerge as a best-seller this calendar year. If you ask us what helps the 2022 Lexus NX stay relevant in the segment, we will highlight its safety features, technology elements, and potent turbocharged engine.
The 2022 Lexus NX performs better than its predecessors, all the while upholding the luxury quotient that all Lexus vehicles have in general. The 2022 Lexus NX comes with four engine options – a 2.5L In-line 4-cylinder engine, a 2.4L Turbo in-line 4-cylinder engine, a 2.5L In-line 4-cylinder engine with Lexus Hybrid Electric Drive, and a 2.5L In-line 4-cylinder engine with Lexus Plug-in Hybrid Electric Drive. While the base engine makes a maximum of 203 horsepower and 184 pound-feet, the NX 450h+ AWD trim engine makes 304 horsepower. Thanks to the diverse engine options, there is a 2022 Lexus NX for customers from all demographics.
The 2022 Lexus NX has not yet officially been rated by NHTSA and IIHS. However, the vehicle is likely to get good safety scores. The standard safety suite includes the new Lexus Safety System+ 3.0, adaptive cruise control with curve speed management, auto emergency braking, automatic high beams, safe exit assist, lane keep assist, and oncoming vehicle detection.