Lexus UX

Price $41,500
Fuel consumption 5.7 – 6.2 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 62%(view ratings)
The Lexus UX is a subcompact luxury crossover that comes standard with hybrid technology and all-wheel drive. It combines a 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine with an 80kW motor and 1.4kWh battery for a combined 181 horsepower. For 2023, the company made a few styling revisions to the UX, while an 8-inch or 12.3-inch display can be had inside. There’s even an F Sport model with a sport-tuned suspension.

Detailed ratings

Global rating
The Car Guide rating 62%
Fuel economy 8/10
Reliability 8/10
Safety 8/10
Infotainment 4/10
Driving 5/10
Overall 5/10
Subcompact luxury SUVs
The Car Guide rating 59%
Fuel economy 8/10
Reliability 8/10
Safety 8/10
Infotainment 3/10
Driving 4/10
Overall 5/10

What's new in 2023

Slight aesthetic remodeling, new interface screen of 8 or 12.3 inches, F Sport version with more dynamic suspension.


  • Impressive energy efficiency
  • Seat comfort
  • Improved ergonomics
  • Great manufacturing quality


  • Polarizing look
  • Average habitability
  • Not much driving pleasure