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2021 Lexus GX 460 vs. 2021 Lexus RX 350L Review

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2021 Lexus
GX 460

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2021 Lexus
RX 350L

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MSRP*
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$53,450 to $64,715
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$48,050 to $55,450
Invoice* $49,175 to $59,537 $44,928 to $51,847
MPG - City 15 18 - 19
MPG - Hwy 19 25 - 26
Engine(s) V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity 7 7
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
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Lexus GX 460 than in the Lexus RX 350L. The Lexus RX 350L offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Lexus GX 460, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

Convenience
With the Lexus RX 350L, 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 350L. 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 350L have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Lexus GX 460 is about the same width as the Lexus RX 350L. The Lexus GX 460 is slightly shorter than the Lexus RX 350L, which may make it easier to park.

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

Handling
The Lexus GX 460 has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Lexus RX 350L, 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 350L for pulling heavy loads. The Lexus GX 460 has a little more horsepower than the Lexus RX 350L.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Lexus GX 460 and the Lexus RX 350L. The Lexus GX 460 has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Lexus RX 350L.

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