The all-new Lexus GX 460 is a midsize premium SUV that is equipped with a powerful engine. The modern-day SUV can deliver impressive performance, thanks to its powerful V8 engine. The midsize vehicle has a commanding presence on the road owing to its bold and athletic exterior design. The interior is laced with premium amenities that facilitate the occupants during on and off the road journey. The cabin has been designed to offer sufficient room to the occupants for their comfort and convenience.
The 2021 Lexus GX 460 does not compromise the safety of the occupants as it offers the latest safety technologies. The adventure-ready vehicle also offers enhanced drivability irrespective of the terrain, all thanks to the cutting-edge driver-assistance systems.
Following is a detailed review of the design, performance, safety features, driver-assistance systems, and a lot more of the 2021 Lexus GX 460.
Design of the 2021 Lexus GX 460
The all-new Lexus GX 460 has an outstanding design crafted with impeccable attention to detail. The exterior of the SUV exudes an athletic appeal with its sculpted body and high ground clearance. On the inside, the modern-day SUV facilitates the occupants with a comfortable and well-equipped cabin.
Crafted with excellence, the premium SUV boasts an impressive exterior design that demands a second look. The striking exterior design combines contemporary design cues with rugged off-road characteristics to give the SUV an authoritative profile. The front fascia is dominated by the three-dimensional upper spindle grille section and a fluid swoop that leads to the lower grille. The progressive illumination system includes angular low beam LED headlamps, iconic L-shaped LED DRL (Daytime Running Lamp) and LED Fog lamps that deliver additional refined highlights.
Other prominent exterior features include 18-inch aluminum alloy wheels (premier trim), 17-inch alloy wheels (off-edition) 18-inch gunmetal alloy wheels (platinum trim), roof rails, moonroof along with a smart entry and start functionality.
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The cabin of the all-new Lexus GX 460 is technologically advanced with intricate detailing to the design. The comfortable interior offers sufficient headroom and legroom to the occupants. The advanced amenities ensure that the occupants have a convenient commuting experience every time.
The seating configuration in the all-new Lexus GX460 accentuates the luxury appeal of the vehicle. The seats are wrapped in leather upholstery with premier and off-road edition offering Nuluxe leather seats whereas Semi aniline leather seats with the platinum trim. Moreover, the premier trim has a 10-way power front seat with memory function, the off-road edition the front seats have lumbar support and the platinum trim offer ventilated seats as well.
The technologically advanced cabin has state-of-the-art in-cabin amenities and technologies. Some of the prominent in-cabin technologies include Lexus Premium Sound System with 9 speakers, 8-inch display with navigation and a cool box. The vehicle also offers three separate climate control zones for front passenger, driver and rear. The Platinum trim offers Rear Seat Entertainment with wireless headphones and Mark Levinson Surround Sound System with 17 speakers.
Performance of the 2021 Lexus GX 460
The 2021 Lexus GX 460 is a premium SUV that is available in the UAE in three trim levels. The contemporary vehicle is equipped with a powerful 4.6-liter V8 engine mated with a 6-speed automatic transmission. The engine can produce 292 horsepower and 438Nm of torque that enable the vehicle to accelerate from 0-100km/h in 7.5 seconds and maintain a top speed of 200 km/h.
The adventure-ready SUV has an innovative crawl control system with four terrain modes namely Mud & Sand, Loose Rock, Mogul or Rock. The system automatically adjusts the optimal driver torque and braking for ultimate traction.
The 2021 Lexus GX 460 is a modern-day SUV that comes equipped with advanced safety features making it a suitable vehicle for family car buyers. The leading-edge driver-assistance systems provide a stable drive on any kind of terrain. The wide array of driver-assistance and safety technologies makes this one of the safest cars available in the market.
Here are some prominent safety features and driver-assistance systems that are provided by the 2021 Lexus GX 460.
- Adaptive Cruise Control (Platinum)
- Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert
- Crawl Control System
- Lane Departure Alert (Platinum)
- Panoramic View Monitor
- Rear Height Control Suspension
- Remote Engine Start (Platinum)
- Vehicle Stability and Traction Control
Price of the 2021 Lexus GX 460 in the UAE
The 2021 Lexus GX 460 is available in the UAE in three trim levels (Premier, Platinum, Off-road Edition). The striking exterior design, intuitive technologies and impeccable performance make this premium SUV a remarkable addition to the segment. The starting price of the 2021 Lexus GX 460 is AED 250,000 and it can go higher depending on the technologies and trim level selected.