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Lexus UX

(2019 - present)

The Lexus UX is a premium compact SUV/crossover and the first model in this sector for Lexus. The UX shares its underpinnings with several Toyota models and is only available in the UK as a petrol-electric hybrid.

An electric version of the Lexus UX called the UX 300e will be joining the range in 2020. We will build a separate page for that model, so be sure to check back soon.

The UX has received mostly average to good scores from the UK motoring media. Reviewers have praised its urban fuel economy and driving dynamics, which are greatly helped by its hybrid drivetrain, but have criticised its poor infotainment system and cramped interior dimensions.

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Body style: Compact SUV/crossover
Power unit: petrol-electric hybrid
Price: From £29,905 on-road

Launched: Spring 2019
Last updated: –
Replacement due: TBA


Reviews, road tests and comparisons from across the UK automotive media

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Independent crash test and safety ratings from Euro NCAP

Overall rating: 5 stars
Date tested: May 2019









Eco rating

Independent emissions and efficiency ratings from Green NCAP

The Lexus UX has not yet been lab-tested by Green NCAP. Check back soon.

Security Rating

Independent vehicle theft and security ratings from Thatcham Research

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Rating: Superior | Good | Basic | Poor | Unacceptable
Relay Attack: Fail

Date: 2019

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