2020 Lexus GX 460 vs. 2020 Lexus RX 350 | NewCars.com

A member of the Cars.com family

2020 Lexus GX 460 vs. 2020 Lexus RX 350 Review

New 2020 Lexus GX 460

2020 Lexus
GX 460

See Details & Photos
New 2020 Lexus RX 350

2020 Lexus
RX 350

See Details & Photos
MSRP*
Get Your Price
$53,000 to $64,265
Get Your Price
$44,150 to $51,750
Invoice* $48,760 to $59,124 $41,281 to $48,388
MPG - City 15 19 - 20
MPG - Hwy 19 26 - 27
Engine(s) V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity 7 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested **** - *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested ****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Lexus RX 350 than in the Lexus GX 460, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Lexus RX 350 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
With the Lexus RX 350, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Lexus GX 460, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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 350. 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 350 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Lexus GX 460 is about the same width as the Lexus RX 350. When looking at overall length, the Lexus GX 460 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Lexus RX 350.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Lexus GX 460 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Lexus RX 350.

Handling
The Lexus GX 460 has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Lexus RX 350, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Lexus GX 460 is clearly the choice over the Lexus RX 350 for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Lexus GX 460 and the Lexus RX 350.

Utility
The Lexus GX 460 offers greater seating capacity than the Lexus RX 350, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Lexus GX 460 has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Lexus RX 350.

Warranty
The Lexus GX 460 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lexus RX 350.