Lexus GX has introduced its first generation model GX 470 back in the year 2002. It added the number of SUV models in the Lexus lineup and became its third SUV series. With the popularity gained by this model, Lexus moves on to introduce GX 460 next to it. In 2012, this firm introduced its third generation model with lower displacement, named GX 400. With the next introduction to 2017 Lexus GX 460, buyers will see some minor changes in its current model.
It is expected that new GX 460 is capable of offering superior comfort to all its passengers and driver. With enhancing in its on-road performance, this traditional, three-row, mid-size SUV model can bring charm.
2017 Lexus GX: 460 Changes
All-new 2017 Lexus GX 460 will be incorporated with 3-row comfortable seating for seven people.Well, the third row looks finest with flat-folding seats that are perfect for kids. One of the top notch features is its cargo space along with excellent legroom. It is suitable for different individuals that improve its actual performance.
Lexus GX 460 will comprise of new infotainment system for better user-friendly performance through its hard button management (controlling).
2017 Lexus GX 460: Engine Specs
2017 Lexus GX 460comes with 4.6-liter, V8 engine that is paired to 6-speed automatic transmission system. It is capable of producing 301 hp of power and torque of 329 lb-ft. The new GX 460 will come with both 4-wheel drive and front-wheel drive as an option. It is also expected that its towing capacity would go around 6500 lbs.
2017 Lexus GX 460: Exterior and Interior Design
Lexus is a division of Toyota that borrows mechanical parts from Toyota’s Land Cruiser Prado model, and GX 460 will be reintroduced with these modern amenities to support superior off-road driving. The 2017 Lexus GX 460is going to have traditional body frame structure, bumper and new spindle grille that offers perfect balance and stability at high speeds. With the various trims, it will support high-clearance suspension for the all-wheel drive system.
Well, the rest of the vehicle design and structure remain the same, the new standard features are enough to highlight its performance.Minor upgrades will be seen in its LED lamps for better visibility in the dark. It is also expected that this model would adapt larger wheelbase than its predecessor.
With automatic dual-zone climate adjustment system, it supports all passengers in different environmental conditions. It is expected to come with luxurious cabin design along with comfortable leather upholstery. As per its base model, it will be incorporated with tilt, telescopic steering wheel and a lot more. The high-quality sound system, HD and satellite radio connectivity offer complete infotainment to everyone in the car.
Buyers can take the advantage of some common features that include parking sensors, heated second-row seats, LED fog lights and Lexus Enform app system.
2017 Lexus GX 460: Price and Release Date
The manufacturers do not reveal the price of 2017 Lexus GX 460 model yet. But it is expected to start from $51,000 and available in the market in early 2017.