2017 Lexus NX300h variants explained

2017 Lexus NX300h variants explained

24th Nov 2017 7:00 am

Smallest SUV offering from Lexus comes in two variants that share the 197hp, 2.5-litre, petrol-hybrid engine.


Lexus has brought its smallest SUV offering to India – the NX300h – although the carmaker has yet to reveal its official prices. Estimated to begin at Rs 60 lakh (ex-showroom), the hybrid SUV is available in two variants – Luxury and F-Sport. The latter differentiates itself with small external changes like a different front bumper and grille.

The NX300h is powered by a petrol-hybrid combination with a total output of 197hp and 210Nm of torque. The NX300h sports three electric motors – one powering the front wheels, one powering the rear and a third that is employed as an engine starter and battery pack recharger – making it an all-wheel drive SUV. The system is mated to an E-CVT gearbox.  

The Japanese luxury brand offers a total of 12 exterior finishes and 11 interior trims on the NX300h. The two variants also get a few styling differences to set them apart. Here’s a list of all the equipment that comes with this Mercedes GLC rival:


  • LED headlamps, tail-lamps, cornering lamps, fog lamps, daytime running lights and indicators
  • Electric folding and adjustable body-coloured wing mirrors with memory and heaters (black-coloured on the F-Sport)
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • 18-inch alloy wheels
  • Leather-wrapped gear lever, knob, steering wheel and upholstery
  • Automatic day/night inside rear view mirror
  • Electric 60:40 split-folding rear seats (manual on the F-Sport)
  • Adjustable seat headrests
  • Eight-way electrically adjustable front seats with memory
  • Ventilated front and rear seats (Ventilated front seats on the F-Sport)
  • Full-size spare
  • Keyless entry
  • Electric tailgate with kick sensor
  • Cruise control
  • Drive mode selector (Eco, Normal, Sports, Sports+)
  • 10.3-inch touchscreen infotainment display with Mark Levinson audio system and 14 speakers
  • Rake and reach adjustable steering
  • Automatic climate control
  • Front and rear parking sensors
  • 360-degree camera
  • Anti-theft system
  • ABS with stability control and hill start assist
  • Speed-sensitive door locks
  • Three-point seatbelts in the front and rear
  • Eight airbags
  • Heads-up display
  • Engine sound generator via speakers (F-Sport only)
  • Aluminium pedals (F-Sport only)

Also see:

2017 Lexus NX300h review, first drive

2017 Lexus NX300h image gallery

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