2014 Lexus GX 460 Overview
The seven-seat GX 460 is Lexus' midsize truck-based SUV. The luxury vehicle features a V-8 engine, and it competes against models like the Land Rover LR4 and Mercedes-Benz M-Class.
New for 2014
The GX 460 adopts new front-end styling that incorporates Lexus' spindle-style grille. Rear styling is new, too, and features clear-lens taillights. Headlight washers are available. Inside, the GX gets a new touch-screen stereo and a newly available multimedia system features a customizable home screen, navigation with voice recognition, the ability to pause live radio, and traffic and weather information via HD Radio where available. The SUV adds trailer-sway control and a blind spot warning system with rear cross-traffic alert is now available.
The Lexus GX comes standard with 18-inc wheels, power moonroof, and a rear window that can be opened independently of the gate. Additional options include LED headlights, fog lights, and daytime running lights.
Standard seating for seven in three rows that feature a sliding, reclining second-row bench seat and power-folding third row provide maximum comfort and mobility for the midsize SUV. Additional technology options include navigation system, Mark Levinson premium stereo, and rear-seat entertainment system.
Under the Hood
The Lexus is powered by a 301-horsepower, 4.6-liter V-8 engine in six-speed automatic transmission. It has full-time four-wheel drive with low range for off-road driving for when you need it and uses premium gas. Adaptive suspension available, and has a maximum towing capacity of 6,500 pounds when properly equipped.
Standard safety options include 10 airbags, antilock brakes, electronic stability system, active front head restraints, and backup camera. Available Pre-Collision System optional which can tighten the front seat belts and ready the brakes for stronger stopping performance, lane departure warning, and blind spot warning system with rear cross-traffic alert.
*Overview Courtesy of Cars.com