TX SPOTTED: The new Lexus TX has been spotted undergoing testing. The new seven-seat version of the RX, is expected to be launched in 2016. Image:Automedia
BERLIN, Germany - Spy shots of the new Lexus TX, the seven-seat variant of the new RX, has emerged.
Lexus has been absent from the three-row crossover market, even as its luxury rivals continue to grow in the segment.
That will be corrected, much to the happiness of Lexus dealers, when Lexus launches a three-row version of its popular RX.
Gallery: 2017 Lexus TX
The new crossover is going to be closely related to the 2016 RX, albeit with a more upright roofline and longer proportions from the newly sporty looking model.
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Engines should be derived from the RX with a 3.5 litre V6 and a V6 hybrid system on offer. Expect to see the new Lexus TX at the North American auto show in Detroit in January 2016.