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2021 Genesis GV80 vs. 2021 Lexus GX 460 Review

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2021 Genesis
GV80

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2021 Lexus
GX 460

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MSRP*
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$48,900 to $65,550
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$53,450 to $64,715
Invoice* $45,820 to $61,412 $49,175 to $59,537
MPG - City 18 - 21 15
MPG - Hwy 23 - 25 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-4, V-6 V-8
Seating Capacity 5 - 7 7
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Genesis GV80 than in the Lexus GX 460. The Genesis GV80 will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Lexus GX 460.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the Genesis GV80, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Lexus GX 460.

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 Genesis GV80 is somewhat more expensive than the Lexus GX 460. 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 Genesis GV80 and the Lexus GX 460 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Genesis GV80 is much wider than the Lexus GX 460, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the Genesis GV80 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Lexus GX 460.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Genesis GV80 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Lexus GX 460.

Handling
The Genesis GV80 has a larger turning radius than the Lexus GX 460, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Lexus GX 460 is clearly the choice over the Genesis GV80 for pulling heavy loads. The Genesis GV80 has a little more horsepower than the Lexus GX 460.

Utility
The Genesis GV80 has less seating than the Lexus GX 460, making the Lexus GX 460 the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Genesis GV80 than that of the Lexus GX 460.