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05/07/2018

A NEW HORIZON APPROACHES – INTRODUCING AN ALL NEW LEXUS CROSSOVER



GO BEYOND CROSSOVER CONVENTION

Challenging everything that went before it, the all-new Lexus UX crossover juxtaposes bold urban design with unmistakable strength. Side on, its sculpted body expresses pure and dynamic lines.

To the front, the distinctive signature grille displays an intriguing mesh pattern that gradually changes shape outwards from the central Lexus badge, while triple-LED headlights are enhanced by arrowhead-shaped daytime running lights.

Seeking to innovate, the UX design team developed many aerodynamic breakthroughs. These include a fin on the rear combination light that helps stabilise the vehicle in crosswinds and stepped wheel arch mouldings to improve handling around corners.

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EMBRACE JAPANESE CRAFTSMANSHIP AND DESIGN

For the all-new Lexus UX crossover, our creative team set out to eliminate the conventional boundaries between exterior and interior design

In the driver’s seat where the instrument panel appears to continue through the windscreen into the bonnet. This clever effect enables the driver to better sense the size of the vehicle which, combined with excellent front visibility, makes it easy to manoeuvre in the city.

The theme continues with ‘Takumi’-crafted ‘sashiko’ leather upholstery, a stitching technique used to strengthen Judo and Kendo uniforms. Additionally, one of the UX’s trim options displays the delicate paper pattern of ‘shoji’ sliding doors that are often seen in Japanese homes.

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SEEK NEW WAYS TO POWER AND PROTECT

Starting from scratch, with a brand new chassis and suspension, the UX’s rigid body and low centre of gravity make it an agile and fun to drive crossover.

Featuring many innovative technologies like Panoramic View Monitor and a world-class Mark Levinson® Premium Surround system, all UX models are fitted with Lexus Safety System + as standard. This includes a Pre-Collision System with pedestrian detection; Lane Keeping Assist and Lane Tracing Assist to help you stay on course; Adaptive High-beam System for enhanced vision at night; and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, which regulates your speed to that of the vehicle in front.

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