Automakers are racing to fill every niche in the crossover market. The Lexus UX is going for the small premium segment. It’s the brands entry-level vehicle. Tom Voelk drives the all-wheel drive UX 250h which is not only the most powerful UX, it’s the most fuel-efficient too because it’s a hybrid. And there’s no drive shaft to the rear wheels. They’re powered by, well, watch the video and find out.

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Comments

    • Colin Flaherty Videos Daily
      Colin Flaherty Videos Daily

      what a shxtbox. for the same money an es350 would be so much better.

      about 11 days ago
    • John Doe
      John Doe

      Thanks for great test Mr. Leslie Nielsen 😆

      about 13 days ago
    • themanofthehour
      themanofthehour

      I am glad I ordered one - but I did not test drive it ;-)

      about 1 month ago
    • themanofthehour
      themanofthehour In reply to themanofthehour

      @ekim andersom why? It's only a company car- i don't have to pay it - just drive it (only for another 3 years and then someting else).

      about 1 month ago
    • ekim andersom
      ekim andersom In reply to themanofthehour

      My condoleances

      about 1 month ago
    • TG R.
      TG R.

      I'll PASS on this showcase Bob!

      about 2 months ago
    • Brian Anthony
      Brian Anthony

      Ugly grill, make it smaller and I will consider one.

      about 2 months ago
    • fredintheshed1
      fredintheshed1

      Wow are you Doug Demuro grampa ? You sound the same. I thought we might finish on a Doug Score. Good review by the way. :-)

      about 3 months ago
    • Christopher Jones
      Christopher Jones

      When she brags that her Japanese are better with architecture than everyone else, I have to disagree. Some of the buildings in Dubai, India are unbelievably nicely made, and there are plenty of other examples of other nationalities that make nice buildings. The architecture of this SUV will not allow me to sit in the back seat because of my height, and it probably should have been considered in the architecture that tall Americans like me will likely sit in the back seat, and that we might want to have more space in the back because Americans tend to have more money, because of more well off financially people like architects need space to load more things in the back.

      about 3 months ago
    • MinisterC
      MinisterC

      Maybe it time to stop calling them crossovers and just call them cars. They are what people want a car to be... a little more interior space, a little higher off the ground, and possibly more capable. At the expense of handling. But this is "car" according to most consumers.

      about 3 months ago
    • kubanskiloewe
      kubanskiloewe

      i like Chika Kako when she is explaining how they designed the interior.... nice people at Lexus !

      about 3 months ago
    • stupid8911
      stupid8911

      The topography GPS feature is kind of rad. Is this on any other hybrid?

      about 3 months ago
    • Dreamy
      Dreamy

      As good as Acura RDX?

      about 3 months ago
    • David Parks
      David Parks In reply to Dreamy

      Acura is trash. But this is not in the same class as the rdx. Far now luxurious than the rdx though

      about 3 months ago
    • Jasper DiLincoln
      Jasper DiLincoln

      I guess this is taking the place of the CT

      about 3 months ago
    • FRIEDRICE
      FRIEDRICE

      0:46 It’s Donald Trump!

      about 3 months ago
    • Y&S FOOD!
      Y&S FOOD!

      Terrific video footage! Right here at Y&S FOOD! we all love to discover such type of content. We make Travel & Food videos too, anywhere in the world, so we are constantly aiming for inspirations as well as approaches. Thank You.

      about 3 months ago
    • mac daddy
      mac daddy

      Uglyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy. No way I want that monstrosity in my driveway.

      about 3 months ago
    • John Son
      John Son

      u can't please everyone

      about 3 months ago
    • Norm T
      Norm T

      Hollowing sounding plastics, wind noise around the A-pillar...Toyota+?

      about 3 months ago
    • Norm T
      Norm T

      sUX!

      about 3 months ago
    • Ali Erikenoglu
      Ali Erikenoglu

      I'm probably going to get killed for this, but I think I prefer my much larger, fully loaded Prius V...with better MPG.

      about 3 months ago
    • Ali Erikenoglu
      Ali Erikenoglu In reply to Ali Erikenoglu

      @Norm T ...Look into it more closely. The government (as in WE) purchased shares of GM stock at around $87 and GM bought back the shares for an avg of $26. Secondly, in the case of Toyota, the profit margins are far higher than GM (and they never needed financial assistance). The Camry has been the best selling car in the US for the past 2 decades and is the most produced car in the US and the most exported. GM...can't even keep up with all its recalls :(

      about 3 months ago
    • Norm T
      Norm T In reply to Ali Erikenoglu

      @Ali Erikenoglu
      The actual taxpayer profit on the bailout is about $350 billion, by my math. That’s right, $350 billion. All in cash, most of which has held down the federal budget deficit over the past six years. That’s serious money, even by today’s standards. Washington Post

      All auto companies around the world needed financial assistance for their operations or for their lending banks. At least GM paid most of it back and they are shoveling investment into the future of EV's and motility.

      The Tundra will cost more today and be worth the same tomorrow compared to a domestic truck. It is one reason why Toyota cannot compete in large trucks and SUVs. That's why we say, "Avoid the Toyota Tax .

      about 3 months ago
    • Ali Erikenoglu
      Ali Erikenoglu In reply to Ali Erikenoglu

      @Norm T ...Norm, how many times have GM and Chrysler needed to be "bailed out" with billions of taxpayer $$$??? Wake up and smell the coffee. A 2006 Toyota Tundra will bury your Silverado in longevity, quality and resale value. As an added benefit, it's break lines don't rot to pieces in less than 80K miles! (According to Consumer Reports).

      about 3 months ago
    • Norm T
      Norm T In reply to Ali Erikenoglu

      @Ali Erikenoglu My Dad has more on his 2006 Silverado he bought used for $32K and it spends most of it's time towing. It is probably worth more than a 2006 Prius with similar mileage.

      GM can play the discount shell game as they make it back on trucks and SUVs. Toyota and Honda cannot as they do not make enough or sell a full line like GM does.

      Today all makes will not leave you stranded and GM has some models that have passed Honda and Toyota that costs less and offer more features for the price.

      about 3 months ago
    • Ali Erikenoglu
      Ali Erikenoglu In reply to Ali Erikenoglu

      @Norm T ... I'm glad you admitted it. Any car that sells for 10 large below the MSRP tells me everything I need to know about the brand :( Don't get me wrong, my family has had 6 Buick LeSabre's from 1961 to 1987. The sad fact is that no GM product can stand up to the Japanese brands. My 2012 Prius V has well over 277,000 miles on it, has every option you can imagine, just regular maintenance, NEVER had a mechanical or electronic problem, looks like the day I bought it (used) well almost...and it STILL gets 42mpg!

      about 3 months ago
    • Dr Earbuds
      Dr Earbuds

      With No rear leg room it's to Expensive . Fully loaded it shouldn't reach over $36,000

      about 3 months ago
    • T L
      T L In reply to Dr Earbuds

      I got a fully loaded one for 34k. People forget that you can negotiate.

      about 1 month ago
    • David Parks
      David Parks In reply to Dr Earbuds

      Uh? What? Lol

      about 3 months ago
    • james T. kirk
      james T. kirk

      Hey everyone. So I had a UX. Let me tell you that the car failed at 1251 km. A complete computer failure happen and 32 codes were thrown. Lexus after 3 weeks couldn't fix it. Then Lexus shafted me in my lease and refused to help me out of it. Beware. This hybrid is crap and a company that doesnt know how to fix it it even crazier. This car has a history with lexus and 2weeks after I got oit of this car they still cant fix it. Buyer beware

      about 3 months ago
    • james T. kirk
      james T. kirk In reply to james T. kirk

      Send me yr email. I send you all the reports. Also found out after the fact. This car was throwing errors as it left the assembly line and were constantly cleared. Lexus what are you producing?

      about 3 months ago
    • JM 7
      JM 7 In reply to james T. kirk

      sounds like a hater.... post the dox on imgur to prove

      about 3 months ago
    • Xavier Mathews
      Xavier Mathews

      This car is trash.

      about 3 months ago
    • DriveCFL
      DriveCFL

      Low hp and no Android Auto in a $42k vehicle. That Lexus huge grill too.

      about 3 months ago
    • Tom Foolery
      Tom Foolery In reply to DriveCFL

      The big grill is nice

      about 3 months ago
    • Dereck EV Owner
      Dereck EV Owner

      Home run ball?

      about 3 months ago
    • Driven Car Reviews
      Driven Car Reviews In reply to Dereck EV Owner

      Yup! I've sat in those seats for years and this is the first ball I've ever snagged.

      about 3 months ago
    • Vernes Choi
      Vernes Choi

      I would buy CLA with that money

      about 3 months ago
    • Christopher Bowling
      Christopher Bowling

      Hey Tom, what kind of car should I buy?

      about 3 months ago
    • Norm T
      Norm T In reply to Christopher Bowling

      Definitely not this one at $36K!

      about 3 months ago
    • raven50x
      raven50x

      UX = Ugly Xover

      about 3 months ago
    • Alex Beatty
      Alex Beatty

      A whole heap of meh!
      This is clearly a luxury fat ch r with the better Japanese powertrain where it is offered in hybrid. This vehicle should start at 25k

      about 3 months ago
    • Alex Beatty
      Alex Beatty In reply to Alex Beatty

      @Leifur Pálsson I would recommend one closely check reliability date specific to Lexus models whether shopping new or used. A JDM lexus will uphold the older data however they have continued to slip. I don't care what anyone says this looks so pitiful for a Lexus and all I see is a #posh #chr

      about 3 months ago
    • touraneindanke
      touraneindanke In reply to Alex Beatty

      Alex Beatty ,come on get real

      about 3 months ago
    • Leifur Pálsson
      Leifur Pálsson In reply to Alex Beatty

      When you buy a lexus you are buying reliability. While I would choose a new Mercedes over a new Lexus I would choose a used Lexus over a used Mercedes.

      about 3 months ago
    • Dan Lekin
      Dan Lekin

      10:08 Lady, please give me some of your drugs. I need them to write a fantasy bestseller.

      about 3 months ago
    • Ngoc uyen Ly
      Ngoc uyen Ly In reply to Dan Lekin

      Dan Lekin ALYSSALEE91110MOMLEE91110BELLALEE91110🛫🛳🇨🇦🐶

      about 1 month ago
    • Peter Pabian
      Peter Pabian

      Dude this camera is crazy

      about 3 months ago