The manufacturer will probably launch the newest version of the new UX SUV model, and this time we can anticipate more tech features. The new Lexus will keep up with the same engine while the exterior could get larger wheels and new color. The interior might be revised with more color combinations as well.
2020 Lexus UX 200 engine and performance
Beneath the hood of the upcoming 2020 Lexus UX 200 will be found the same engine which powers the 2019 model year. And it is a 2.0-liter inline-4 engine which is able to produce 169 horses and 151 lb-ft of torque. The engine will be linked to a continuously variable transmission and it will come with front wheel drive system only. As for the fuel economy, this engine will be rated at 29 mpg in the city, 37 mpg on the highway, and 33 mpg combined. Furthermore, this unit will be able to hit 60 mph in 8.9 seconds.
On the other hand, the carmaker will also offer a hybrid version of the UX model which is named UX 250h. This one will combine a 2.0-liter inline-4 engine with electric motor and a battery of 24 kWh. The total output of this unit is 181 horsepower.
2020 Lexus UX 200 exterior and interior design
In terms of exterior design, the 2020 Lexus UX will retain its current design since it has been all-new for the 2019 model year. The front end wears and attractive hourglass-shaped spindle grille and a pair of angular LED headlights. There will also be an optional F Sport package which will add unique 18-inch wheels, distinctive mesh grille, badges, fog lights, and different front and rear bumpers. Furthermore, the rear end will sport elongated taillights which will give its wider look. As well, the 18-inch wheels will be standard. However, this time, the manufacturer might offer some new and larger wheels as an option and new colors.
Like the current model, the 2020 Lexus UX 200 will get two rows of seats and will be able to place up to 5 passengers. However, the adults in the rear seats might feel a bit tight because of the lack of legroom. However, the front seats are very cozy and supportive and provide very good spaciousness. As for the cargo room, the UX 200 will have the room of 21.7 cubic feet. In the center of the dashboard, there is a standard 7.0-inch touchscreen for the infotainment system.
2020 Lexus UX 200 equipment
The 2020 Lexus UX 200 is equipped with faux-leather interior, 8-way power front seats, four USB ports, Wi-Fi, a 7.0-inch display, LED headlights, Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa connectivity, dual-zone climate control, and the Lexus Safety System 2.0+. Furthermore, the Premium package will add heated and ventilate front seats with memory function, a moonroof, and rain-sensing windshield wipers. The Luxury models will also include power rear tailgate, hands-free operation, blind-spot monitoring, acoustic front glass, and other features.
Release date and price of the 2020 Lexus UX 200
There is still no information about the arrival of the new 2020 Lexus UX 200. However, we assume that it could be presented in the beginning of the next year. Its starting price is estimated to be around $32,000.