Premium model Lexus has joined the UK’s Motability Scheme and is providing its self-charging hybrid UX 250h F Sport Design initially to scheme members, who obtain a mobility allowance by way of the Division of Work and Pensions to assist them with disabilities and mobility points.
In future Lexus goals to make additional fashions out there on the Motability Scheme, which permits individuals who obtain a mobility allowance to make use of that cash to assist pay for the three-year lease of a model new car, which incorporates insurance coverage, servicing, upkeep, wear-and-tear repairs, breakdown cowl, windscreen repairs and tyre restore and alternative all lined.
Lexus mentioned the UX 250h F Sport Design falls throughout the worth parameters for the Motability Scheme, and has Lexus’s newest multimedia system with 12-inch show and “Hey Lexus” onboard assistant, simple smartphone integration with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, heated entrance seats, dual-zone automated air con with Lexus’ Nanoe-X air high quality system, reversing digicam, automated wipers, LED headlights with Automated Excessive Beam, plus the Lexus Security System+ suite of energetic security and driver help options.
It has a CVT automated transmission.
Prospects selecting this Lexus should pay an advance fee of £3,995, and month-to-month funds thereafter encompass their whole mobility allowance.
Chris Hayes, director of Lexus within the UK, mentioned: “The Motability Scheme gives a priceless service, serving to hundreds of individuals to entry a brand new car and assist preserve their mobility independence.
“We’re assured our new UX 250h F Sport Design shall be a gorgeous proposition for these searching for a premium electrified mannequin, supported by Lexus’s distinctive reliability and industry-leading customer support.”
Lexus’s guardian model Toyota is already on the Motability Scheme, and at present presents fashions starting from the Toyota Aygo X, which requires zero advance fee, to the Toyota C-HR.
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