Automakers do their best to keep their plans under wraps, but secrets still slip out. Sometimes they're leaked by insiders, sometimes they're betrayed by spy shots and sometimes we get a glimpse from the patents and trademarks the carmakers have to apply for around the world in order to safeguard their products before anyone else even sees them. And that's what's happened here. Reports circulating the internet indicate that Lexus
has filed trademarks for derivatives of the NX nameplate. But what kind of car would the NX be?