Pros: If it’s size you’re looking for and the 4Runner just isn’t luxurious enough, then the Lexus GX is the answer.
Cons: If you opt for the base GX your option choices are none, along with the exterior colour choices that are essentially dark grey, grey or grey white.
2015 Lexus GX Price and Fuel Economy: For 2015 there are two models to choose from in the Lexus GX lineup, and they are as follows:
- 2015 Lexus GX 460 $59,850
- 2015 Lexus GX 460 Premium $67,750
The same engine resides in both, so fuel numbers are the same across the board at 15.7L/100km in the city and 11.7L/100km on the highway.
Powertrain: Both GX models are equipped with the same 4.6L V8 that puts out 301 horsepower and 329 lb-ft of torque. Power is controlled via a 6-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission with available manual mode via gate-type shift technology.
The 2015 Lexus GX also features hill start assist, as well as downhill assist control and is equipped with full-time AWD.
Changes and Improvements: No major changes or improvements were made to the 2015 Lexus GX models.
Cargo Capacity: With room for seven passengers, the 2015 Lexus GX can also swallow up 1,832 litres of stuff in the back.
Safety: The 2015 Lexus GX comes equipped with all manner of standard safety equipment and airbags, as well as vehicle stability control, brake assist, Smart Stop Technology, and a backup camera.
Comparing the 2015 Lexus GX: Audi Q7, BMW X5, Mercedes-Benz ML, Infiniti QX60, Porsche Cayenne, Volvo XC90.