The Lexus UXh is an ideal urban vehicle for New CanadiansNov 15th, 2023
The Lexus UXh is a hybrid crossover that combines style, efficiency, and innovation in a remarkable way. It’s also one of the best subcompact SUVs for Canadians, especially those who are new to the country and looking for something that effortlessly adapts to the quick changing road conditions in our nation.
One of the most distinct features of the all-wheel drive, self-charging hybrid electric UXh is its size. It blends the versatility of an SUV with the practicality of a hatchback and is perfect for urban exploring. The 2024 UXh has been outfitted with more intelligent technology than ever, making it suitable for many different lifestyles and needs. It really is the perfect vehicle for Canadians who want a driving experience that merges function and style.
The Lexus UXh features a quintessential Lexus spindle grille, along with sleek LED headlights and sharp lines, all of which give it a sophisticated yet rugged look. It stands out in the world of luxury crossovers. The UXh is available in 13 different exterior colours, including earthy tones like Nori Green Pearl, Cadmium Orange and Grecian Water, as well as classic hues like Caviar and Iridium.
Under the hood, the Lexus UXh combines a 2-litre four-cylinder C02 gas-powered engine, which generates 150 hp and 140-lb-ft of torque. When combined with the electric motor it can achieve outputs of 181 hp making for impressive fuel efficiency. Drivers can seamlessly switch between gas and electric power and the battery self-charges while driving, so there’s no need to plug in as you would with an all-electric vehicle.
Inside, the UXh offers a cozy and comfortable cabin with high-quality materials and user-friendly technology. Leather seats and meticulous craftsmanship add to the interior’s appeal. There are five different interior colour options to choose from, including Birch Nuluxe, Black Nuluxe and Palomino Nuluxe.
Another stand-out inside of the UXh is the new Lexus Interface, which uses an 8” HD touchscreen display for standard models. There’s also an option to upgrade to a 12.3” display. Drivers can quickly connect to wireless Android Auto or Apple CarPlay and also access a variety of built-in connected services, like Remote Connect 35, Service Connect.
The UXh’s compact size and responsive handling make it well-suited for city driving. It excels at navigating through stop-and-go traffic as well as highway driving and offers easy parking in tight spaces. Its hybrid design reduces emissions and promotes fuel efficiency, making it an eco-conscious choice for environmentally-minded drivers.
Advanced Safety Tech
Equipped with adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping assist, and automatic emergency braking, the UXh prioritizes safety on the road. The Lexus UX 250h comes equipped with LSS+ 2.5, which includes safety technologies like a pre-collision system that warns of other vehicles or pedestrians around your vehicle when performing a left-hand turn, as well as emergency steering assist, which can perform semi-autonomous maneuvers.
Lexus is known for its reliability and top-notch customer service, which offers further peace of mind to its owners. New Canadians will find that the UXh really is an ideal urban vehicle that combines style, efficiency, and innovation. Its recognizable design, hybrid powertrain, eco-conscious features, and advanced technology make it a standout choice in the luxury crossover segment.
To learn more about the UXh or to test drive one, contact us at Northwest Lexus today. Our team is here to help you find the perfect vehicle to suit you and your lifestyle.