2017 Lexus GX 460 Luxury SUV received many awards in past, even “Four Wheeler of the Year” in 2003 and 2004 from Four Wheeler Magazine, and Automobile Magazine All-Star won in 2003 in the middle-sized category Sports Utility. The redesigned model continued with the body-on-frame construction, full-time four-wheel drive, a hi-lo transfer case, and a Torsen limited center includes equator. The Kinetic Dynamic Suspension System (DSSC) became standard. came the reign of a new 4.6-liter 1hr-FE V8 engine produces 224 kW (301 hp) and 446 N·m (329 lb·ft) of torque coupled with a new six-speed automatic transmission. Fuel economy is better than the previous generation, while maximum towing capacity was 2,950 kg (6,500 lb). The drag coefficient reduced to a CD = 0,35. The rear wiper is hidden under the rear spoiler and while the tailgate remained side-opening, is a flip-up glass panel added.
On 19 April a voluntary recall of the GX 460 was issued, with the left drive Land Cruiser Prado for an update to fix the VSC response. With the software update in place, sales resumed on April 29 Vehicle Stability Control has been criticized by Wheels magazine for slow response speed on such models as the Toyota Kluger (known as the Highlander in North America), while Drive noted that VSC also there is said to intervene early. The Wall Street Journal said the lack of VSC a decade ago.
In September 2013, the GX updated with the Lexus spindle grille design, new LED headlights and LED daytime running lights, and foglamps are optional. In the US price reduced by $ 4.750. For the model year, 2017 Lexus GX is now available with second-row captain chairs in the luxury package.
2017 Lexus GX 460 Specification
Type: Luxury vehicle
Rating: 3/5 · Car and Driver
Model: 2017 Lexus GX
Seating capacity: 7
MSRP: From $51,280
MPG: 15 city / 18 highway
Towing capacity: 6,500 lbs
Horsepower: 301 hp
Engine: 4.6 L V8
Curb weight: 5,130 lbs
2017 Lexus GX 460 Configuration & Price
2017 Lexus GX 460 $51,280
2017 Lexus GX 460 Luxury $62,980