The well-appointed Lexus GX 460 luxury utility vehicle carries over into 2013 with its quiet cabin and a long list of standard features and options that make it a versatile choice. With its seven-passenger, three-row configuration and body-on frame construction, the GX 460 combines mid-size packaging with family-friendly comfort and premium craftsmanship.
The GX 460’s design combines function and elegance with unmistakable brand identity. A key goal of the designers was to have the vehicle create the impression of being sculpted from a single block of metal.
Up front, the distinctive grille features three horizontal bars and, upon closer inspection, intricate detail and texture that conveys the renowned Lexus attention to detail. Distinctive character lines on the hood and a chrome surround frame the grille.
Additional exterior design styles include 18-inch six-spoke wheels, color-keyed bodyside molding with chrome accents, and color-keyed bumpers and side mirrors.
Luxury & Comfort
The GX 460 presents a luxurious passenger environment with the fit and finishes expected in a Lexus. Inside, features abound. Highlights include items such as automatic dual-zone climate control; Auburn Bubinga wood trim; leather trimmed seats and surfaces; cut pile carpeting; carpeted floor mats (cargo mat is optional) and a premium nine-speaker audio system, which includes SiriusXM Satellite Radio (complimentary 90-day trial subscription).
Optional luxury features include semi-aniline leather, three-zone automatic climate control and 17-speaker Mark Levinson Premium Audio system.
Cargo volume behind the third row is 11.6 cubic feet; total cargo volume is 91.9 cubic feet.
A 4.6-liter V8 engine powers the GX 460. This engine produces 301 horsepower at 5,500 rpm and 329 foot-pounds of torque at 3,500 rpm. Additionally, this 4.6-liter V8 is paired to a six-speed sequential shift automatic electronically controlled transmission.
Fuel economy averages are 15 mpg in the city, 20 mpg on the highway and 17 mpg combined.
To learn more about the 2013 Lexus GX 460, visit www.lexus.com