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    The Lexus UX Design Story

    The all-new Lexus UX takes a new design direction that successfully combines styling cues from sleek coupes and rugged 4x4s to create a compact crossover well-suited to the tastes and requirements of younger, highly connected urban customers. The approach is true to Lexus’s innovative “yet” philosophy, in which seemingly contradictory qualities are brought together to great effect The new model, scheduled to arrive in UK showrooms next March, is the work of a team at Lexus’s ED2 design studio in the South of France. Exterior Designer Stephan Rasmussen, explained: “Our brief was to create a new genre of crossover, a vehicle that would progress the ownership experience and create something really unique. We studied ideas from many sources, but the main inspiration came from the motif ‘secure yet agile’.” Key to the car’s design impact is its human-centred quality and a seamless blending of the inside and outside of the vehicle inspired by engawa, a traditional Japanese architectural concept. An early UX concept model was revealed at the 2016 Paris Motor Show and the positive reception it attracted inspired Chief Designer Tetsuo Miki and his team to create a road-going version. Guided by the basic principles of the “yet” philosophy, “human-centred” and “pioneering,” they developed a new “Cross-Create” design approach, expressed in a series of creative statements. Exterior yet Interior: using the concept of engawa, Lexus designers smoothed boundary between the car’s exterior and interior, connecting them with near seamless continuity. This approach is most evident when you sit in the UX’s driver’s seat, from where the car’s extremities can be clearly sensed. This makes it easier to manoeuvre and place the car on the road. Rugged SUV yet Dynamic Car: by combining distinctive features from two very different types of car – such as the rugged wheel arch mouldings of an SUV with a rear combination light inspired by the shape of sports car spoiler – a highly original crossover design has been produced. Robust Exterior yet Glamorous Image: the combination of a robust exterior and intricately sculpted bodywork gives the UX an appearance that exemplifies the Lexus brand. Stylish yet Functional: wheel arch mouldings are usually fitted to SUVs protect the bodywork from stone chips. On the new UX, they have the secondary function of helping stabilise the car’s aerodynamics. The same effect is provided by the design of the rear combination lights and the 17-inch alloy wheels. Driver-oriented yet Relaxing for Passengers: the designers created a driver-oriented cockpit but used central ornamentation details to achieve a smooth connection between the driver and passenger areas. Secure Interior yet Open Feel: the UX’s robust, structural elements are positioned low in the cabin and generate peace-of-mind, while from waist-level upwards the emphasis is on a class-leading field of vision and sense of space. The UX’s design quality is further expressed in optional compact triple-LED headlights, which combine with arrowhead-shaped daytime running lights and Lexus’s signature spindle grille shape to give the car a distinctive “face”. The dominating feature of the rear of the car is the ultra-thin, one-piece LED combination lamp, extending across the full width of the vehicle. As well as being eye-catching, it makes a surprising contribution to the car’s handling performance: “When we tested the car, we could really feel how aerodynamic fins integrated into the rear light give the UX added stability,” Chief Designer Miki explained. The new UX is available to order now, priced from £29,900
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    Club Discount: Evolve Innovations

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  6. The fine quality design and craftsmanship that distinguish the Lexus CT F Sport luxury hatchback have inspired a new, hand-crafted sports trainer produced by premium UK manufacturer Walsh The unisex shoes draw on the design, colour palette and interior materials of the car – a self-charging hybrid model – combining cutting-edge style with comfort, and lasting quality. The CT trainer’s upper combine a bright red perforated leather and black suede with contrast red stitching, echoing the look of the red and black interior available for the CT 200h F Sport. The soles are made from hard-wearing PVC. Available in a strictly limited edition, they will be available to order from the Walsh website at www.normanwalshuk.com. The recommended retail price is from £165. To mark this special collaboration, Lexus commissioned a special wrap to cover the exterior of a CT F Sport with the new trainer design, complete with signature Union Flag detailing that features on Walsh products. The trainers themselves have a discreet Lexus leather tab on one set of laces. Jason Crompton, Walsh’s Head of Design, said "the CT 200h’s interior design and soft and supple leather upholstery were striking qualities that helped inspire the creation of the new trainer. In fact, the creative team chose to use upholstery leather for the trainer, to recreate the luxurious feel of the car’s cabin". “Here we had a small, hand-made shoe business working together with an automotive giant, yet there was a nice duality between our shared approach to craftsmanship and luxury detail. This made it a rewarding project for us to work on and we are very pleased with the results, which draw directly on the inspiration provided by the Lexus CT F Sport.” Ewan Shepherd, Director of Lexus in the UK, said: “At Lexus we are passionate about craftsmanship and quality. We receive lots of positive feedback about the brave design of our range of cars – which are contemporary yet different in the marketplace – just like The CT F Sport. This car is one of the most effective in bringing new customers to the Lexus brand, particularly those leading busy urban lifestyles. This made our partnership with Walsh a natural meeting of minds and the result is an innovative sports trainer that delivers both amazing looks and great performance.” All the shoes are manufactured in the UK at Norman Walsh Footwear’s Bolton factory. The company was founded in 1961 by Norman Walsh, the son of a cobbler who became a master of his craft while working for another local shoemaker after World War II. During that time he was chosen to work on high-profile sporting commissions, including making the running shoes worn by Roger Bannister when he broke the four-minute mile. Norman Walsh Footwear has a great heritage of designing and making sports shoes to meet the demands of elite performance, including producing the first mountain and fell running shoes. More recently the company has collaborated with some of the country’s leading fashion designers and has introduced traditional and influential British materials into its product range. The CT 200h F Sport is the sports-inspired version of Lexus’ self-charging hybrid luxury hatchback, marked out by its sharper styling and sports-themed interior. F Sport exclusive features include a metallic black mesh for the spindle grille, unique-design 17-inch alloy wheels, F Sport steering wheel and aluminium pedals and F Sport front seats with leather upholstery. Its highly efficient hybrid powertrain has an official combined cycle fuel consumption of 64.2mpg with 101g/km*. * NEDC correlated WLTP figures.
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    Car Keys Online - 10% Discount

    Gold Members can receive the following discount: 10% off non-special order products
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