Should you’re opting for the Lexus Nx Hybrid 2020 over the nearly equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as nicely skip proper to the Lexus Nx Hybrid 2020. You get a a lot better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer interior materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, however the Lexus Nx Hybrid 2020 occurs to be one among them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Lexus Nx Hybrid 2020 gives ruggedness and high towing capability that solely this sort of automobile can ship. A V8 engine comes commonplace, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction whenever you need it most.
The Lexus Nx Hybrid 2020, nevertheless, also has some flaws generally associated with this kind of car. Cargo area isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gasoline. We’re also not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the Lexus Nx Hybrid 2020’s ride and driving experience begin to fall in keeping with extra trendy vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d recommend checking out the Lexus Nx Hybrid 2020’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a higher maximum towing capability and superior cargo space and it’s all around a more refined and upscale car.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert package adds forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, computerized high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common garage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting models at additional cost. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the Lexus Nx Hybrid 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The Lexus Nx Hybrid 2020 additionally presents power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the Lexus Nx Hybrid 2020 fresh by including a budget-conscious Standard Edition Value Package deal as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the bottom SLE and the near-luxury Lexus Nx Hybrid 2020, which pushes the Lexus Nx Hybrid 2020 into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and may be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban form as properly, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours accessible for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.