2021 Lexus NX 300 vs 2021 Lexus NX 300 Luxury

Lexus NX 300

  • Standard Engine2.0L I-4
  • Horsepower235 hp
  • MPG (city/hwy) *22 / 28
  • Seats5
  • Front Head Room38.2 in.
  • UpholsteryLeatherette
  • Heated seatsOptional

Lexus NX 300 Luxury

  • Standard Engine2.0L I-4
  • Horsepower235 hp
  • MPG (city/hwy) *22 / 28
  • Seats5
  • Front Head Room37.4 in.
  • UpholsteryLeather
  • Heated seatsStandard

Specs at a Glance

If you are looking for a standout small luxury SUV in 2021, the Lexus NX 300 is a solid choice. The NX 300 is a quiet and composed luxury vehicle with a comfortable and upscale cabin. On the outside, the SUV's distinctive and sophisticated design turns heads no matter where you go. There are many paint colors available to give your Lexus a personalized look, and many features are available for the base trims to provide it with a unique appearance. The Lexus NX 300 has class-leading safety technology in 2021 with more safety aids starting with the base trim called the NX 300. Along with the base trim, you can also upgrade to the Luxury, which adds all the works for 2021.


The base NX 300 and Luxury trim levels are driven by the same engine in 2021. They get an in-line turbo engine with four cylinders that have a 2.0L displacement. With their engine, the two trims produce up to 235 HP. The engine has 16 valves and variable valve timing for smooth shifting and responsive acceleration. A top torque rating of 258 LB-FT at a maximum range of 4,000 RPM is an outstanding quality of the Lexus, which is available with all-wheel drive for either the base or Luxury trim level. The NX 300 is also offered as a hybrid model with different power output and mechanical configurations.


New for 2021, all trim levels of the NX 300 have auto-dimming mirrors on the outside for more style and safety. The NX 300 has 17-inch wheels at the base level, while the Luxury upgrades to 18-inch wheels. LED headlights and daytime running lights are standard. The Luxury trim gets a slight upgraded to enhanced LED lighting with integrated turn signals on the side mirrors. Power-folding and heated mirrors come with both trims, and you'll get standard roof rails with either. The Luxury also has a concealed exhaust system.


On the inside, the base trim of the NX 300 has an eight-inch touchscreen interface with Apple CarPlay, Amazon Alexa, and Android Auto. The base trim level has perforated simulated leather upholstery, while the top trim level gets full leather seats. The front seats are 10-way adjustable in 2021 for the NX 300 and Luxury trim. The top trim also has a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, along with a heated steering wheel. Both trims are equipped with the Lexus Safety Sense 2.0 package.

Contact us today to learn more about the 2021 Lexus NX 300 and NX 300 Luxury.

MSRP excludes delivery, processing and handling fee of $1,025, which may be subject to change at any time. Excludes taxes, title, license and optional equipment. Dealer price will vary.

* EPA-estimated MPG. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary for many reasons, including your vehicle's condition and how/where you drive. See www.fueleconomy.gov.

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