List of Lexus SUV Philippines: Specs, price, & brief review

Updated Mar 23, 2021 | Same topic: Best Advice for Car Buyers

Here's a list of all the Lexus SUV models available in the Philippines. Included is a short review for each as well as their starting prices.

To help prospective car buyers find the exact car model that they want, we've listed Lexus SUV Philippines line-up in one article. Included is a summarized overview and each model's starting price. 

1. Lexus UX: A powerful LUX SUV Philippines

Specifications
Year/Make/Model
2020 Lexus UX
Class
Subcompact Luxury Crossover
Horsepower
168 horsepower @ 6600 RPM
Torque
205 Nm @ 4800 RPM
Engine
2.0-liter, DOHC, VVT-i inline-4 gasoline
Transmission
Direct-Shift Continuous Variable Transmission
Seating Capacity
5
Starting Price
Php 2,538,000

While it’s a bit late, luxury brand Lexus joins in the highly competitive subcompact crossover market with the UX. Despite being late though, the UX is no slouch and even its based model, the UX 200, comes pretty well equipped and offers a lot of power.

A picture of the Lexus UX in a park

It's the smallest Lexus SUV but it's by no means less capable

Under the hood of the Lexus UX is a 2.0-liter inline-4, same as the one found on the new Toyota Corolla, but a bit more powerful. It makes up to 168 horsepower and 205 Nm of torque. Power is sent to the front with a direct-shift CVT.

For safety, the UX comes with eight airbags, traction control, ABS with EBD, brake assist, and stability control.

Standard on all UX variants is a 7-inch multi-information display and a Lexus sound system.

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2. Lexus NX: Entry-level Lexus SUV Philippines

Specifications
Year/Make/Model
2020 Lexus NX
Class
Hybrid Compact Luxury Crossover
Horsepower
235 horsepower @ 5700 RPM
Torque
350 Nm @ 1650-4000 RPM
Engine
2.0-liter, DOHC, VVT-i inline-4 gasoline
Transmission
6-speed automatic
Seating Capacity
5
Starting Price
Php 3,208,000

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Sold as the entry-level crossover for Lexus in 2014, the NX now slots just above the UX and just below the larger, mid-size RX.

Powering the Lexus NX is a 2.0-liter inline-4 which can make a significant 235 horsepower and 350 Nm of torque. This enables the NX to reach a top speed of 200 km/h and a 0-100 km/h time of just under 7.1 seconds.

A picture of a Lexus NX

Those are pretty decent numbers for a crossover right?

Inside, the NX 300 is equipped with a Lexus display audio linked to eight speakers, cruise control, an 8-way electrically adjustable seat, and dual-zone air-conditioning.

For safety, the Lexus NX comes standard with eight airbags, hill start assist, ABS with EBD, traction control, clearance and reversing sensors, rain-sensing wipers, and stability control.

3. Lexus RX: One of the oldest Lexus SUV Philippines

Specifications
Year/Make/Model
2020 Lexus RX
Class
Mid-Size Luxury Crossover
Horsepower
153 horsepower @ 5700 RPM
Torque
210 Nm @ 4200-4400 RPM
Engine
3.5-liter, V6 inline-4 gasoline
Transmission
8-speed sequential-shift automatic with ECT
Seating Capacity
5
Starting Price
Php 4,378,000

As one of the oldest SUV marques sold by Lexus, the Lexus RX also has the honor of being one of the most recognizable models from the luxury car manufacturer. It’s been around since 1998 and it underwent a lot of styling changes and two layouts since then. It even began as a compact crossover and is now a mid-size crossover SUV.

For the currently available 3rd-generation Lexus RX, its engine is a 3.5-liter, four-cam, Euro 6 compliant V6 diesel that has a maximum output of 296 horsepower and a maximum torque rating of 370 Nm. For the base RX 350 variant, power is sent to the front wheels by an 8-speed sequential-shift automatic.

A picture of the Lexus RX travelling on a road

The Lexus RX, one of the most popular Lexus SUV models ever made

While it is certainly a capable crossover in terms of raw power, the RX is also very well equipped to keep all of its five occupants comfortable. For the driver, the RX comes with an 8-way electronically adjustable seat with memory function, lumbar support, cruise control, a power tilt/telescopic steering column, electrochromic auto-dimming, and a 4.2-inch color TFT.

For the passengers, there an auto-air-conditioning system with S-FLOW control, an 8-inch Lexus display audio with remote touch linked to 9-speakers, Apple Carplay and Android Auto, and an automatic sound levelizer.

As with most Lexus models, the RX also has a lot going on in terms of the passive and active safety systems. On the active side, even the base RX350 comes with stability control, ABS with EBD, a back-up camera, traction control, and brake assist. For passive safety equipment, there’s dual front airbags, knee airbags for the driver, side airbags for the front and second-row seats, and curtain shield airbags for the front and rear door windows.

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4. Lexus GX: A highly capable off-road Lexus SUV Philippines

Specifications
Year/Make/Model
2020 Lexus GX
Class
Mid-Size Luxury Crossover
Horsepower
292 horsepower @ 5500 RPM
Torque
438 Nm @ 3,500 RPM
Engine
4.6-liter diesel V8
Transmission
6-speed automatic
Seating Capacity
7
Starting Price
Php 5,968,000

Moving up in size and market segment, we now come to the large and in charge Lexus GX which is based on the Toyota Land Cruiser Prado. For the 2nd-generation which is currently available right now, it comes with full-time four-wheel drive, a body-on-frame construction, a Torsen center locking diff, an electronically controlled hi-lo transfer case, and a Kinetic Dynamic Suspension system.

A picture of a Lexus GX in an off-road environment

Its front end looks like it can swallow you whole

These tools thus make the Lexus GX a highly capable vehicle on and especially off-road.

For its engines, the Philippine-spec GX comes only with one option, a 4.6-liter V8 that can make up to 292 horsepower and 438 Nm of torque. Power is sent to all four wheels with a 6-speed automatic.

Like the rest of the Lexus models, the interior of the Lexus GX is all Luxury. There’s a power tilt/telescopic steering column, a power-adjustable driver’s seat, power lumber support, a tire pressure monitor, crawl and cruise control, an eight-inch Electro Multi-Vision display linked up to a whopping 17-speakers.

For safety, the Lexus GX has a total of 10 SRS airbags, ABS with EBD, stability and traction control, clearance and reverse sensors, active traction control, and brake assist.

5. Lexus LX: The largest Lexus SUV Philippines

Specifications
Year/Make/Model
2020 Lexus LX
Class
Full-Size Luxury Crossover
Horsepower
362 horsepower @ 5600 RPM
Torque
530 Nm @ 3,200 RPM
Engine
5.7-liter diesel V8
Transmission
8-speed automatic
Starting Price
Php 8,718,000

And finally, we have the Lexus LX. The largest available Lexus SUV and the largest Lexus model is currently available. It is based on the Toyota Land Cruiser 200 and therefore has just about the same capabilities and tools needed to go off-road.

A picture of the Lexus LX in the desert

The largest and arguably, the most luxurious Lexus SUV available today

What the plain old Toyota Land Cruiser doesn’t have that the LX has is the level of luxury on the inside like a massive 11.6-inch HD dual display for the rear seats, power-adjustable seats for the driver, front passenger and rear passenger, power lumber support, seat air-conditioning for the driver, a 4-zone automatic aircon system, and a lot of real wood panels.

And oh, the LX has a 19-piece Mark Levinson Surround Sound Audio system.

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Cesar G.B. Miguel

Cesar G.B. Miguel

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Cesar is a graduate of AB English with previous experience working as a freelance writer for varied internet publications in-between his former stints in the Pharmaceutical Industry, and later as a First Aid Provider and Training Staff at the Iligan City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office.

Since childhood, Cesar has been keenly interested in cars. He has learned the ins and outs of these marvelous vehicles and is a competent amateur mechanic who is keen on sharing his knowledge.

Cesar is perceptive of car culture in general – not only in the Philippines but in global regard, as well. His knowledge ranges from the prevalent stories and trends among car enthusiasts around the world, to closely following the latest local and international developments in the automotive industry.

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