Video: The Lexus NX Development Story

Lexus NX Development Story

There are two new videos detailing the development story of the Lexus NX compact crossover — first, NX chief engineer Takeaki Kato describes the overall concept, new turbo engine, and some of the vehicle’s unique features:

In the second video, project managers Nobuyuki Tomatsu and Tetsuo Miki walk through the exterior & interior design from concept to production:

These videos do well in explaining the concept of the NX and what Lexus was trying to accomplish with its design — “Premium Urban Sports Gear” may not roll off the tongue, but the concentrated combination of style and functionality is very appealing.


  • BOSS

    Since Lexus has these cool LED headlamps on the NX and RC, does that take away the auto-leveling? like you would see on cars with projector headlights.

  • DrazenDodig

    nope, auto leveling is mandatory