Lexus has announced the updates to the 2021 Lexus NX crossover, which largely carries over into the new year without any big changes.
The 2021 Lexus NX 300 and 300h models are now available in Nori Green Pearl and a Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert is now standard. Power folding mirrors have also been added and HomeLink has been added to the navigation.
The 2021 Lexus NX is available in two versions, the NX 300 and 300h. The NX 300 is powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine with 235 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque.
The greener choice is the NX 300h hybrid, which is powered by a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine an an electric motor that generate a combined 194-hp. The NX hybrid also comes standard with all-wheel drive thanks to a second electric motor that powers the rear wheels. The 2021 Lexus NX 300h is rated at 33 mpg city, 30 mpg highway, and 31 mpg combined.
Lexus also recently announced the availability of the 2021 Lexus NX 300h F Sport Black Line special edition. It adds 18-inch dark wheels, color-keyed over fenders and blue stitching inside. Production of the special edition NX is limited to just 1,000 units.