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2012 Lexus GX 460 SUV - Overview

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$53,245 – $58,040 MSRP

$48,984 – $53,396 Invoice

15 / 20 MPG City/Hwy

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Power Circle Ratings

Overall Quality 3.0

Overall Performance and Design 3.0

Predicted Reliability 4.0

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2012 Lexus GX 460 SUV

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Overview

What's New for 2012:
- Color-keyed body side molding with chrome, except on the standard model
- High-gloss wheels on the higher trim

Exterior Features
The 2012 Lexus GX 460, the largest and heaviest model in the brand's lineup, weighing in at over 5,100 pounds, is a 7-passenger luxury SUV offered in two trim levels. The GX 460 includes adaptive suspension and adaptive stabilizer bars for a smoother ride, Lexus says. An available "crawl control" feature enables off-road use by providing drivers more steering control, while the vehicle modulates the brakes and throttle.

Interior Features
Standard amenities on the Lexus GX 460 include a sunroof; leather upholstery; leather-wrapped and tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel; 8-way power-adjustable heated and ventilated front seats with power lumbar; driver memory settings; power-folding third-row seats; auto-dimming rearview mirror; rearview camera; Bluetooth and iPod connectivity; satellite radio; and a 9-speaker audio system.

Optional Features
As options on the Lexus GX 460 base model and as part of the Premium package, features include variable suspension and crawl control, auto-dimming side-view mirrors, adaptive Xenon headlights, upgraded leather upholstery, heated steering wheel trimmed with wood, heated second-row seats, and rear air conditioning.

Under the Hood
The 2012 Lexus GX 460 is powered by a 4.6-liter V-8 engine rated at 301 horsepower and mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Lexus GX 460 are 15/20/17 mpg (city/highway/combined).

Safety
Standard safety features on the Lexus GX 460 include anti-lock brakes; traction and stability control; hill-descent control; hill-start assist; air bags in all three rows; and optional adaptive cruise control with a collision-mitigation system, lane-departure warning, and distracted-driver alerts.

To date, neither the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) nor the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) have rated the 2012 Lexus GX 460.


Available Trims for the 2012 Lexus GX 460 SUV

  Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Base (A6) 6 speed automatic $53,245 301-hp / 4.6L 8-cyl 15/20
Premium (A6) 6 speed automatic $58,040 301-hp / 4.6L 8-cyl 15/20

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