2016 Lexus GX 460 Redesign, Specs and Release Date

The 2016 Lexus GX 460 is reported to be the last generation of the famed family SUV. It will soon be replaced with new vehicle. In this model, buyers will find the SUV to be much lighter than its predecessors thanks to the platform it use. Handling and performance are also exceptional, completing the solid and aggressive visual appearance of this new SUV.

2016 Lexus GX 460


There are currently a lot of interest around the world for the new 2016 Lexus GX. It is a new family car in his cabin can accommodate up to seven adults. Another thing that makes it extremely attractive to large families is its security, which is at a high level. In addition to its excellent performance and beautiful design will be something that will adorn it. As for the exterior can say that it will be a very attractive design. There will be lots of great color palette (mercury, star fire peal, silver, platinum, mica, metallic, black, brown spice mica and mica Claret). There are certain stories that will be offered startling black, but it is still not safe, and if it is, it will be a limited series. By using lighter materials such as aluminum, the weight will be reduced, and therefore fuel consumption. Led light will be very nice decoration of the front part of the car.

2016 Lexus GX 460 Side View


2016 Lexus GX will be a classic family car that has improved cabin to offer and it works for 7 passengers. The cargo area on the back is larger than before so that all family could bring their stuff. With the presence of integrated heated seats and airbags on front, it helps enough to give a higher level of comfort and to prevent collision effect. The navigation system is added to reach location and blind spot navigation to enhance the safety. As the complement, there are packing sensors to offer. For enhancing its look, the car gets wood and leather upholstery.

2016 Lexus GX 460 Interior


Engine wise there will be just a single engine available for 2016 Lexus GX 460 that received a small improvement to the ECU in order to improve fuel consumption. It is now able to return up to 25 MPG on the highway and as low as 16 MPG in the city while maintaining the same level of performance. The 4.6 V8 is able to develop up to around 310 horsepower and as much as 329 lb-ft of torque making it just a bit more powerful than the previous engine.

The transmission will be the same 6 speed automatic with low and high gears for off-road usage. It will be coupled to a four wheel drive system with lockable differentials in the front and back and a limited slip differential in the middle. This is the system that makes it much better than its competitors off-road. It will be able to get you out almost from any situation giving you great confidence in powertrain that comes as standard.

2016 Lexus GX 460 Rear Side

2016 Lexus GX 460 Release Date and Price

Launch timing for the 2016 Lexus GX is expected to be in the first half of 2015, it will be a 2016 model year. Pricing won’t be too far from the previous model, base model would cost around $50,000 while the range-topper would be $70,000. More information should be available as the development progresses, so keep checking back here.

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