BASE PRICE: $53,220
BODY TYPE: Full-size/Luxury SUV
WHAT'S NEW: Uses a new engine that's more powerful and offers better fuel economy. That change happened for 2010, as did a restyle inside and out. Since then, Lexus has made changes to the stability control system in a voluntary recall. For 2011, there's wood trim in base models with black leather and a compass in the rearview mirror.
COOL FACT: The last-gen GX was 440 lb lighter yet needed 17 ft more space in a 60-0-mph braking test.
SUM UP: Leather-lined rock crawler.
First Drive: 2010 Lexus GX 460
Body-on-Frame Luxury - For those who feared that the Lexus GX would go soft and join the ranks of the unibody RX, you can ...
First Test: 2010 Lexus GX 460
Did Lexus Let It Slide? -- When we first drove the all-new 2010 Lexus GX 460 back in November 2009, we came away impressed ...
|2011 Lexus GX 460|
|Base Engine|| 4.6L/301-hp DOHC V-8|
|Optional Engine|| None|
|Drivetrain|| Front engine, 4WD, 6A|
|0-60 MPH|| 6.9 sec|
|Tow/Payload|| 6500/1250-1300 lb|
|EPA city/hwy fuel econ|| 15/20 mpg|
|Basic warranty|| 4 yrs/50,000 miles|
|Safety|| ABS: S; Stab: S; Trac: S; Airbags: 10|