When you’re opting for the 2020 Lexus Nx200 over the practically similar Chevy Tahoe, you might as nicely skip proper to the 2020 Lexus Nx200. You get a much better powertrain and more subtle suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made lately, but the 2020 Lexus Nx200 occurs to be certainly one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2020 Lexus Nx200 provides ruggedness and high towing capacity that solely this sort of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes normal, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction if you want it most.
The 2020 Lexus Nx200, however, additionally has some flaws generally associated with this sort of automobile. Cargo space isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. We’re additionally not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2020 Lexus Nx200’s experience and driving expertise start to fall in step with extra fashionable autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would suggest testing the 2020 Lexus Nx200’s closest competitor, the not too long ago redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo house and it is throughout a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package provides ahead collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common garage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting fashions at additional value. Optional for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2020 Lexus Nx200 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2020 Lexus Nx200 also affords power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2020 Lexus Nx200 fresh by adding a budget-conscious Normal Version Worth Package in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2020 Lexus Nx200, which pushes the 2020 Lexus Nx200 into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and will be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban form as well, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours obtainable for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.