Does the 2021 Lexus NX have Apple CarPlay? That and other NX FAQ answered.Blog Feb 26th, 2021
With a bold presence and agile execution of power and performance, the 2021 Lexus NX is an ideal compact luxury all-wheel-drive SUV built with ingenuity for all road scenarios of modern life. For those looking to navigate the calling roads from behind the wheel of the NX, we’ve answered some of your questions:
What is the 2021 Lexus NX’s towing capacity?
Designed and built for versatility, the NX 300 has a towing capacity of 900 kg (2,000 lbs). The NX can handle motorcycle trailers, lightweight campers and utility trailers, as well as personal watercraft or fibreglass boats.
Is the Lexus NX all-wheel-drive?
Yes! Both the 2021 Lexus NX 300h and 2021 Lexus NX 300 come standard with all-wheel-drive, with the latter including the brand’s Drive Mode Select and Dynamic Torque Control System.
Does the 2021 Lexus NX require premium fuel?
At the pump, the Lexus NX requires premium unleaded gasoline with an octane rating of 91 or higher. This ensures that the NX performers effectively and efficiently. Using fuel with a lower octane rating may result in engine damage.
Does the 2021 Lexus NX have Apple CarPlay?
Through the convenient and connective feature of the Lexus Display Audio, the NX includes compatibility with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, allowing you to access apps to place calls, compose text messages, listen to podcasts, music or audiobooks and navigate. Siri voice commands are also enabled through the CarPlay interface.
Is the 2021 Lexus NX the same as the Toyota RAV4?
The NX and the RAV4 both offer different experiences within the SUV landscape, but Lexus’ is more luxurious and capable. For more versatile off-roading activities, the NX is powered by a turbocharged 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine that generates 235-hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. With a six-speed automatic transmission, the NX is a smooth, agile ride, comparable only to the RAV4’s higher-cost trims. The NX additionally provides a more spacious cabin, seating up to five with stylish faux leather upholstery or upgradable genuine leather, compared to the RAV4’s standard cloth interior.
View current NX inventory at Northwest Lexus today and contact us to book a test drive.