2017 Lexus NX 200t

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$35,285

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2017 Lexus NX 200t
2017 Lexus NX 200t

Key specs

Base trim shown

Overview

The good:

  • Cabin quality
  • Relatively roomy backseat
  • Many standard features, upscale options
  • Fuel efficiency
  • Responsive transmission (NX 200t)

The bad:

  • Engine, transmission response (NX 300h)
  • Mushy brakes (NX 300h)
  • Smallish cargo area
  • Navigation system usability

2 trims

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Notable features

  • All-wheel-drive-only for 2017
  • Five-seat compact crossover SUV
  • 235-hp turbo four-cylinder standard
  • Hybrid NX 300h model available

2017 Lexus NX 200t review: Our expert's take

Vehicle Overview

What it is: The Lexus NX 200t crossover SUV and its hybrid variant, the NX 300h, slot below the RX in Lexus’ lineup. It seats up to five people and competes with the Acura RDX, BMW X3 and Audi Q5.
New for 2017
Front-wheel-drive models have been discontinued, leaving just all-wheel-drive offerings.
Significant Standard Features

  • 235-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder with six-speed automatic transmission (NX 200t)
  • All-wheel drive
  • 17-inch alloy wheels
  • Spoiler
  • Heated side mirrors
  • Automatic air conditioning
  • Split-folding rear seat
  • Power front seats
  • Bluetooth streaming audio
  • iPod connectivity
  • Backup camera
  • Required in every new car: front airbags, antilock brakes and an electronic stability system

Significant Available Features

  • 2.5-liter four-cylinder and electric motors make 194 hp total and work with a continuously variable automatic transmission (NX 300h)
  • 18-inch wheels
  • Navigation system
  • Auto-dimming side mirrors
  • Power liftgate
  • Power moonroof
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Leather upholstery
  • Heated front seats
  • Ventilated front seats
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • Blind spot warning system with rear cross-traffic alert
  • Lane departure warning
  • Precollision system with adaptive cruise control

Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 4.8
  • Interior design 4.7
  • Performance 4.7
  • Value for the money 4.6
  • Exterior styling 4.8
  • Reliability 4.9

Most recent consumer reviews

5.0

This is by far the most impressive car I ever purc

Very impressive and meets all my expections. Both the exterior and interior styling is very good. The car rides and feels like a luxury car should be. Also love all the safety features built into the auto.

4.8

Great experience.

This vehicle is everything I expected it to be. I was most impressed with the steering wheel. It was easy to handle. The test drive was awesome. I enjoyed every minute of it.

4.9

Nice vehicle! Happy with my purchase

This car met all my needs. I'm very happy that I purchased it. I love the interior as well as the exterior. I've had my eye on this car in particular for awhile. I'm glad I purchased it.

See all 115 consumer reviews

Compare the competitors

2017

Audi Q3

$31,800

starting MSRP

2016

Acura RDX

$35,370

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2018

INFINITI QX30

$29,950

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