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2017 Lexus NX 200t
AWD
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2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
MSRP
$41,000
Invoice
$38,130
Average Price Paid
$40,024
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2017 Lexus NX 200t
AWD
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2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2017 Lexus NX 200t
AWD
William Maley Preview:

Lexus may be late to the luxury compact crossover game, but it has been picking up speed since introducing the NX 200t for the 2015 model year. The NX 200t is not only one of Lexus’ be...

2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

The Lexus IS enters its fourth generation of production, embodying lessons learned from the LC and RC. The 2021 IS targets enthusiast drivers and luxury buyers who might be thinking Ge...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 7
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8

Specs

2017 Lexus NX 200t
AWD
2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
22 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
28 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.9 gal 17.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
235 hp @ 5,600 RPM
260 hp @ 6,400 RPM
Torque
258 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
236 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
11.8:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.39 in x 3.39 in
3.7 in x 3.27 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 4 stars --
Rollover 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.8 in 44.8 in
Back Legroom 36.1 in 32.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 17.7 cu ft 10.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 895 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs --
Exterior
Length 182.3 in 185.4 in
Width 83.9 in 72.4 in
Height 64.8 in 56.7 in
Wheelbase 104.7 in 110.2 in

Available Options

2017 Lexus NX 200t
AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Atomic Silver
  • Autumn Shimmer
  • Blue Vortex Metallic
  • Eminent White Pearl
  • Matador Red Mica
  • Nebula Gray Pearl
  • Obsidian
  • Silver Lining Metallic

Option Packages

  • LED Headlamps with Auto High Beam
  • Comfort Package
  • Luxury Package
  • Navigation System Package
  • Premium Package
  • Electrochromic Outside Mirrors with Memory
  • LED Headlamps without Auto High Beams
  • Intuitive Parking Assist
  • Pre-Collision System (PCS)
  • Heated and Ventilated Front Seats
  • Power Tilt-And-Slide Moonroof/Sunroof
2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Atomic Silver
  • Caviar
  • Cloudburst Gray
  • Eminent White Pearl
  • Grecian Water
  • Iridium
  • Matador Red Mica

Option Packages

  • Comfort Package
  • Intuitive Park Assist W/Auto Braking
  • Mark Levinson Audio System
  • Navigation Package
  • Navigation Package W/Mark Levinson Audio
  • Premium Triple-Beam Led Headlamps
  • Intuitive Park Assist W/Panoramic View Monitor

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