Learn About the Forthcoming 2022 Lexus NX450h+ Plug-In Hybrid in Carlsbad, CA

If you like the Lexus NX, you'll love the 2022 Lexus NX450h+. This plug-in hybrid version can travel 36 miles on electricity alone. Carlsbad, CA drivers will like its streamlined styling and roomier cargo hold. The new NX450h+ will have standard wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, and it's coming soon to Lexus Carlsbad.


You'll zip through San Diego quickly in the 2022 Lexus NX450h+. When properly equipped, it can go from 0 to 60 mph in only six seconds. The new NX450h+ comes with a gas engine and two electric motors that combine to produce 302 horsepower. Its lithium-ion battery can be recharged in roughly 4.5 hours using its standard 3.3-kW onboard charger. For swifter charging, a 6.6-kW unit is available that can recharge the NX450h+ in just 2.5 hours. If you charge often and primarily drive the NX450h+ around town, it'll be quite a while between gas station fill-ups. Exact fuel economy numbers are not yet available, but Lexus anticipates that the NX450h+ will have a 36-mpg combined city/highway rating. Its Predictive Efficient Drive feature learns your driving habits to optimize when the hybrid battery is engaged to improve fuel consumption. El Cajon drivers will like that the NX450h+ comes standard with all-wheel drive for better road grip.


The 2022 Lexus NX450h+ has a distinctive domed roof that peaks over the second-row seats. Its wider body sports new full-width taillights and a wide, hourglass-shaped spindle grille. The NX450h+'s brash angles and sculpted fenders will get lots of compliments from your friends in San Marcos. Available three-projector headlamps and L-shaped daytime running lights enhance visibility and add a stylish touch.


Interior/Tech Features

Slide into the 2022 Lexus NX450h+ and you'll be charmed by its cohesive, clutter-free cabin. Its symmetrical dash features a wide central display that's canted toward the driver. People in South Orange County will appreciate that the NX450h+'s new platform allows for more headroom, legroom and cargo space. It comes standard with a 9.8-inch touchscreen infotainment system with personalized settings that can be saved in the cloud and accessed in other Lexus vehicles. Other standard tech features in the new NX450h+ include: 

  • Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Voice recognition
  • A Wi-Fi hot spot
Optional amenities in the new Lexus NX450h+ include a wireless smartphone charging pad, a navigation system, and a premium stereo system. The available navigation system recognizes when you're about to enter an area with low 4G coverage and downloads maps in advance so that direction-finding is uninterrupted.


You'll feel safe and secure in the 2022 Lexus NX450h+ because of its many standard driver-assist features. Each model comes with a slew of advanced active safety features that help Carlsbad drivers avoid accidents, including:

  • Automated emergency braking with pedestrian detection
  • Lane-departure warning with lane-keeping assist
  • Adaptive cruise control
Available safety features include oncoming vehicle detection, enhanced road sign assist, dynamic radar cruise control, and a digital rearview mirror. The NX450h+'s optional 10-inch head-up display projects useful information onto the windshield for easy viewing.

Test Drive the 2022 Lexus NX450h+ at Lexus Carlsbad

The 2022 Lexus NX450h+ is roomier and more energetic than previous NX hybrid models. Its plug-in hybrid powertrain gives it faster acceleration and a 36-mile all-electric range. Lexus Carlsbad will soon have a wide selection of NX450h+ models for sale near San Diego. Contact us to reserve a test drive in one today.

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