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2014 Lexus GX 460 vs. 2015 Lexus RX 450h Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Lexus GX 460 offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Lexus RX 450h, with comparable head- and legroom. The Lexus RX 450h will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Lexus GX 460.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Lexus GX 460 as you will with the Lexus RX 450h, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Lexus GX 460 is somewhat more expensive than the Lexus RX 450h. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Lexus GX 460 and the Lexus RX 450h have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Lexus GX 460 is about the same width as the Lexus RX 450h. When looking at overall length, the Lexus GX 460 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Lexus RX 450h.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Lexus GX 460 does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Lexus RX 450h.

Handling
The Lexus GX 460 has a smaller turning radius than the Lexus RX 450h, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Lexus GX 460 has a little more horsepower than the Lexus RX 450h.

Utility
The Lexus GX 460 offers greater seating capacity than the Lexus RX 450h, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Lexus GX 460 has significantly less cargo capacity than the Lexus RX 450h.

Warranty
The Lexus GX 460 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lexus RX 450h.

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2014 Lexus
GX 460

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MSRP*: $49,085 - $60,715

2015 Lexus
RX 450h

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MSRP*: $47,620 - $49,020
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 0.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 3.36% As low as 2.52%
City MPG: 15 30 - 32
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 20 --
Engine(s): V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $45,159 - $55,857 $44,761 - $46,077

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