The latest conceptual offering from Lexus - the LF-NX Crossover is coming to Frankfurt next week. Meant to possibly compete with the likes of the BMW X1 and Audi RS Q3 and Mercedes-Benz GLA, it appears to sport an aggressive look after the evolution of Lexus' “L-finesse” design and a massive front grille.
There's not much info about what's under the hood other than its set to use the Lexus Hybrid Drive system tuned for the performance of an SUV. More details at Frankfurt next week.
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