Published on February 17th, 2020 | by Amirul Mukminin0
Lexus UX 200 Available for Booking in Malaysia
Back in November 2018, Lexus Malaysia showcased the all-new UX 200 at the KL International Motor Show (KLIMS’18) and now the company has announced that the compact crossover is open for booking.
Based on the Global Architecture-C (GA-C) platform, the UX 200 will be offered in the Urban, Luxury and F-Sport guises. On-the-road prices excluding insurance are as follows:
- UX 200 Urban – RM243,888
- UX 200 Luxury – RM283,888
- UX 200 F-Sport – RM299,888
The UX 200 is powered by a 2.0-liter four-cylinder Dynamic Force petrol engine that makes 169 hp and 205 Nm of torque. A 10-speed direct-shift CVT gearbox channels the output to the front wheels.
As with other models imported by Lexus Malaysia, the UX comes with a five-year warranty with unlimited mileage.
More information in the press release below:
One of the most highly-anticipated new models from Lexus Malaysia – The All-New Lexus UX 200 – will soon be arriving on our shores and Lexus’ first compact SUV is available for early bookings on February 17, 2020.
Created to take you to bold new heights in your urban adventures, the All new Lexus UX 200 combines the best of attributes and versatility of an SUV with the sleek and elegant styling of a hatchback. Its fluid lines and distinctive spindle grille offer little doubt to its pedigree yet it remains a distinctive new model that has successfully blended the styling in to one attractive new offering.
With keen attention to detail employed in each segment of its development employing Takumi craftsmanship, the All-New Lexus UX 200 emerges as one of the most distinctive new SUVs on the market as it combines style and sportiness, dynamic driving and safety, versatility and luxury in one compact design.
“This dynamic new model is truly a product of creative engineering by Lexus led by its first female Chief Engineer. The design itself connects strongly with any audience as a car that is beautifully styled in the spirit of Engawa (Japanese traditional architecture seamlessly to connect inside with the outside). It is also includes such high-end Japanese design elements as Sashiko upholstery (Japanese stitching technique). The UX is the first Lexus model to offer a new trim grain finish that’s inspired by the grain of Japanese paper know as Washi, familiar in traditional Japanese home” said Deputy Chairman of Lexus Malaysia Mr. Akio Takeyama.
Developed on the latest Global Architecture-C Platform that creates a more stable and dynamic chassis, the All-New Lexus UX 200 offers a distinctive driving character that is able to offer driving dynamics with refinement, resulting in driving pleasure that surpasses convention.
Coupled to this is the Lexus Safety System + (LSS+), an integrated suite of safety systems that operate in tandem to offer elevated driving pleasure while maintaining a high level of safety. This system employs sophisticated sensors and cameras on board to not only reduce or avoid accidents, it is able to enhance driving pleasure by removing the daily stresses of commuting through some of its functions.
Three versions of the All-New Lexus UX 200 will be introduced to the Malaysian market including the UX Urban, UX Luxury and the UX F-Sport, each with its distinctive level of features and trim to satisfy the most discerning of owners
The models will however be adorned with a high level of features and these include items such as a power back door with a kick-open function, wireless charging, a panoramic-view mirror, a 10-speed direct-shift CVT gearbox to name a few.
“We believe that this All-New Lexus UX 200 model will be a head-turning model with a strong appeal to the urban motorist. Its high level of sophistication and technology with Lexus engineering makes this one of the most appealing compact SUVs available on the market today,” added President of Lexus Malaysia Mr. Ravindran K.
The All-New Lexus UX 200 imported by Lexus Malaysia come with a comprehensive warranty five (5) years with unlimited mileage. Complete aftersales support is available at seven (7) locations across Malaysia, where professional and trained technicians by Lexus are ready to serve Lexus customers.