Lexus launches 2021 lineup of RX 450h and NX 300h SUVs in Brazil

Lexus launches 2021 lineup of RX 450h and NX 300h SUVs in Brazil


The brand’s most luxurious SUV in Brazil, the RX 450h has a combined power of 313 horsepower.

Lexus, the luxury car brand of the Toyota group, announced the arrival of the 2021 line of its NX 300h and RX 450h hybrid SUVs in Brazil. The models are now available in the dealer network and bring standard innovations, such as LTA (Lane Trace Assist), which warns the driver and corrects the direction if the vehicle leaves the lane inappropriately and audible and visual notifications using the seat belts. in the back seat.

The most modern model in the Lexus portfolio in Brazil, the RX 450h can be purchased in two trim versions, Luxury, with seven seats, and F-Sport. Both have a power train made up of a 3.5-liter V6 combustion engine, capable of producing 262 horsepower and 34.2 kgfm, associated with two electric shock absorbers, one at the front, with the same power of 167 horsepower and the other at the rear , with 68 horses. The combined power, according to the automaker, is 313 horsepower, enough to ensure good performance of the car, including four-wheel drive.

Inside, with the familiar refined finish, the RX 450h has a 12.3-inch multimedia center that includes a CD and DVD player, a digital TV and a sound system with seven speakers, four tweeters and a subwoofer. The driver also has an on-board computer and a 4.2-inch color monitor on the instrument panel.

In terms of safety, the SUV has 10 airbags, traction and stability control, hill start assist, front and rear maneuver sensors, a reversing camera (F-Sport) and a 360° vision system (Luxury ), as well as the aforementioned LTA.

AN ENTRY MODEL YES, BUT IT’S VERY LUXURIOUS

The NX 300h – which is available in Dynamic, Luxury and F-Sport versions – has a powertrain under the hood made up of a 155 horsepower 4-cylinder 2.5-liter engine as well as an electric motor producing the equivalent of 143 horsepower. resulting in a combined power of 200 horsepower, according to the manufacturer. In the 2021 line, new features are ICS (active parking assistant), the previously mentioned lane departure warning (LTA) and an audible and visual warning for the rear seat belts.


Visually, there is no big news on the 2021 Lexus NX 300h

Digital dual-zone automatic air conditioning, website buttons and push buttons are features in three versions of the Lexus NX 300h, which also has an emergency braking system, automatic high beam, blind spot monitor, traffic alert. rear and adaptive cruise control.

The 2021 Lexus NX 300h lineup has the following suggested prices: R$299,990 (Dynamic), R$320,990 (Luxury) and R$354,990 (F-Sport). The RX 450h cost BRL 445,990 (Luxury) and BRL 454,990 (F-Sport).