The 2017 Lexus TX is an innovative crossover that will be offered as an approach of resolving different customer complaints about the existing RX model. The RX model, which is still being manufactured, is a powerful competitor in its class because of its luxurious cabin. Regrettably, it lacks power and it does not offer the much desired three row seating configuration, as well, which some of its rivals have. Therefore Lexus makes suitable arrangements in finding a resolution to these customers’ complains, and the solutions appears to be in the introduction of a novel seven-seat crossover with the name, TX for the model year 2107. This 2017 model TX will not only get the three rows of seats, but it will also undergo a range of modifications to make it an innovative vehicle.
2017 Lexus TX Redesign, Exterior
The TX is anticipated to be derived from the identical platform that underpins the novel Toyota Highlander or Toyota Camry, or structural design, which Lexus IS model is derived from. As a result, it will be constructed on the K-XU50 platform, which is versatile and will perfectly congregate the demands of the customers. However, there is as well, the likelihood that the vehicle can make use of the New N Platform of Toyota, which is used to construct Lexus IS and Lexus GS sedans. Most of the other external elements gets a bit change and has been appended to maintain with changing drifts.
It also comes with small external upgrades, including better LED headlights, outfitted with better visibility. Both front and rear bumpers have been improved and it comes with a slimmer grill, as well. The new Lexus SUV will come with a larger wheelbase, and it is anticipated to sprint on 20-inch alloy wheels. These 2017 Lexus TX external features make the new vehicle to vie successfully with its major competitors, such as Q7 from Audi and QX60 from Infiniti.
2017 Lexus TX Interior
The interior will be extremely luxurious, as it will be outfitted with costly wood and leather upholstery. Additionally, it comes with an innovative infotainment system, which will feature a touch screen interface with an automatic technical aide. Some of the most recent equipment and technology updates included in the new vehicle include Bluetooth, USB, and high-quality audio system. Overall, the cabin is designed according to the comfort and safe ride of both the passengers and the driver.
The 2017 Lexus SUV is anticipated to be equipped with both gasoline and hybrid engines. The basic model is going to be outfitted with an established V6, VTEC SOHC engine with the capacity of 3.5 liters. This engine is capable of producing a maximum power of 290 HP and an utmost twist of 267 lbs per foot, which will be more than sufficient to operate it. The engine will come coupled with either an eight-pace or a six-velocity computerized transmission.
It is also expected that it would be equipped with a V6, 3.6-liter hybrid engine, which will be combined with an electric motor. As a result, the 2017 model TX will get a gross power output of 300 HP and a total torque output of 300 pounds per foot.
Through these 2017 Lexus TX engines, appreciable acceleration is achieved that makes it attain the 60 mph velocity from the stationary mode in 8 seconds.
Price and the release date
The new Lexus TX 2017 is anticipated to hit the dealerships for sale during the concluding part of 2016 with the initial price of $ 60 000.