At the auto show in Guangzhou, China (Guangzhou Auto Show) in November 2009, Lexus introduced the second generation of its Lexus GX 460 SUV in the back J150. New Lexus GX 460 (the predecessor was issued under the symbol GX 470) is based on a model of Toyota Land Cruiser Prado 150, which made its debut a couple of months ago at the motor show in Frankfurt.
Configuration and price Lexus GX 460 (2014).
|460 Standart 5S||$51,200||4.6 petrol (296 hp)||Automatic (6)||full|
|460 Comfort 5S||$68,200||4.6 petrol (296 hp)||Automatic (6)||full|
|460 Executive 5S||$70,700||4.6 petrol (296 hp)||Automatic (6)||full|
|460 Executive 7S||$73,100||4.6 petrol (296 hp)||Automatic (6)||full|
|460 Premium 7S||$74,700||4.6 petrol (296 hp)||Automatic (6)||full|
|460 Luxury 7S||$77,400||4.6 petrol (296 hp)||Automatic (6)||full|
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As the name implies, under the hood Lexus GX 460 (J150) located engine displacement of 4.6 liters. Working in tandem with 6-speed automatic transmission, all-wheel drive Lexus 460 GC mass of 2 450 kg of gaining a hundred places at 8.3 seconds, and its maximum speed reaches 175 km/h. Externally Lexus GX 460 retains the same features of the model generation, but got a new lighting fixtures, grille and other original bumper. In addition, the car a little added in dimensions: its length is 4806 mm (size of the wheelbase – 2789), width – 1885, height – 1 844 ground clearance (clearance) is 215 millimeters.
It’s nice that the Lexus GX 460 SUV retains the concept of one hundred percent. It has a frame body and permanent all-wheel drive with a center differential Torsen, distributes torque 40:60 under normal driving conditions. In addition, in the arsenal of the model appear on an active chassis Adaptive Variable Suspension (AVS) with three modes, cutting back bridge on Pneumoelements and system Crawl Control, which helps the car when driving on sand, snow and mud.
With this new Lexus GC 460 (J150) was very comfortable: Standard equipment includes ten airbags, stability, three-zone climate control, rear view camera, leather upholstery and electrically adjustable front ventilated seats.
For a surcharge customers can order the third row of seats (in the 7-seater version of the boot capacity is reduced to 118 liters), a navigation system, all-sky cameras and advanced Mark Levinson audio system with a hard disk.
Updated 2014 Lexus GX.
In late August 2013, the Japanese automaker presented an updated version of Lexus GX SUV 2014 model year. He was the last of the whole model line of the company, received a new branding front. Lexus GX now on 460 2014 also sports a large grille in the shape of an hourglass in the head section of the LED optics emerged and in a different front bumper can optionally be mounted LED running lights.
From a technical point of view, the SUV has not undergone any changes. But in the cabin there is a new multimedia system with 8-inch touch screen slightly changed design of buttons on the center console, and among the available finishes appeared one additional option. The top version of the SUV by Luxury will cost a minimum amount of $77,400.