Clean handling, Lexus-quality interiors, and abundant standard equipment.
Wacky hybrid powertrain, absurdly limited luggage room, and sluggish acceleration.
On the F Sport variant, a new F Sport Handling package with adjustable dampers is offered.
The Lexus UX is powered by a four-cylinder hybrid engine with 181 horsepower and a continuously variable automatic gearbox.
The 2019 UX250h we tested was half-asleep, taking 8.6 seconds to reach 60 mph.
The UX saves more gasoline in town than on the highway, with EPA estimated ratings of 43 mpg city and 41 mpg highway.
It also comes standard with dual-zone temperature control and power-adjustable front seats.
A compact luxury SUV that looks and drives like a little, uninteresting hatchback vehicle while providing small-car economy owing to its hybrid engine.