Lexus makes big money from its luxury SUVs, and now it’s teasing a future where it does the same from tiny versions too. Toyota’s luxury arm has taken the wraps off the first teaser shot of the upcoming Lexus UX Concept, a smaller city crossover that will make its debut at the 2016 Paris Motor Show come September 26.
Size-wise, the UX Concept would seemingly slot in underneath Lexus’ two current SUVs, the RX and the NX. That’s some strong-selling company: in August 2016, for instance, Lexus sold more of the RX than any other model in its line-up, while NX sales were up by more than 20-percent.
Given the apparent appetite Lexus drivers have for crossovers and SUVs, therefore, a smaller and more affordable model seems like a sensible route. Of course, the automaker isn’t saying that a production version of the UX Concept is guaranteed.
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