2017 Lexus NX Airbags, Safety Features, Safety Score

Lexus has revolutionarily designed its new generation 2017
Lexus NX with sharp designing on the outside and smooth
finishing on the inside. The upcoming crossover boasts modern
times features and sports like body style which is impressively
making a mark.

2017 Lexus NX Engine

The 2017 Lexus NX will be launched in three trim levels: Base
NX 200t, NX 200t F Sport and range topping NX 300h. The NX 300h
will be a hybrid model offering extraordinary fuel efficiency.
The 2017 Lexus NX will be powered by a 2.0 liter turbo four
engine producing 235 hp and 258 pound feet of torque. This will
be coupled with six speed automatic transmission. The front
wheel drivecomes standard and the all wheel drive will be
optional in NX 200t and NX 200t F Sport. The optional engine is
a 2.5 liter inline 4 engine paired with two electric motors and
electrons producing 194 hp. This model is expected to deliver
the highest fuel efficiency of 33 miles per gallon combined.

2017 Lexus NX Exteriors

The 2017 Lexus NX will be longer, wider and taller than the
vehicles of the same class. There is a sporting spindle grille
on the front fascia with a string of Daytime LED Running
Lights. The roof line is sloping and the window borders are
freshly designed for an extravagant look. There is an optional
sunroof. There are 17 to 18 inch wheels, automatic LED lights,
heated mirrors, keyless ignition and entry, around view camera,
automatic dual zone climate control and a sport-tuned
suspension for a more serene ride.

2017 Lexus NX Interiors

The interiors are luxuriously designed with premium quality
materials and smooth finishing. The seats are low in height
which feels more comfortable than the other crossovers. The
seats are also power adjustable with comfort providing bucket
handle system. The infotainment complex comprises of a
panoramic view 7 inch monitor, surround view cameras on the
front, side and rear of the vehicle, Bluetooth connectivity,
Navigation, USB port, eight speaker sound system, CD player, HD
and satellite radio and an auxiliary jack.

2017 Lexus NX Safety Features

The 2017 Lexus NX houses all the modern safety features with
even more advancement. Power-assisted four-wheel disc brakes
include an Anti-lock Braking System to help maintain steering
control while braking. Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
modulates the amount of stopping power sent to the front
and rear wheels, for enhanced control. The Lexus’s Enform
Safety Connect provides the necessary information to the
Emergency responders at the crucial time of need. The Intuitive
Parking Assist technology assists considerably in parallel
parking. The Blind Spot Monitoring System with Rear Cross
Traffic Alert detects and warns the driver of vehicles
approaching from the adjacent lanes. The Rear Cross Traffic
Alert notifies the driver of vehicles approaching from either
side while backing out of the parking space. Apart from these
there are Rain Sensing Wipers, Tire Pressure Monitoring System,
Smart Stop Technology, Hill Start Assist Control and Brake
Assist.

How many airbags in 2017 Lexus NX?

The Advanced Eight Airbags system includes driver’s and front
passenger’s advanced airbag system, driver’s and front
passenger’s knee airbags, front and rear side curtain
airbags and front seat-mounted side airbags.

Crash Test Rating – Safety Score?

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has awarded a ‘Good’
rating to the 2017 Lexus NX all their top safety tests. The
National Highway Traffic safety Administration has given an
overall 5 star rating, with 4 star rating in Frontal Crash, 5
star rating Side Crash and 4 star rating in Rollover.

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