2020 Lexus GX at Lexus of Royal Oak in Calgary
Delivering reliable performance on any terrain, the 2020 Lexus GX has been redesigned for the year, presenting a truly rugged exterior design with body-on-frame construction that creates a sturdy shell around its luxurious Lexus-famed premium interior. 7 people can easily find themselves home in the GX 460, safely connected with convenient technology and enjoying elegant interior touches from soft leather to wood and aluminum trims. The Lexus GX is proudly on sale at Lexus of Royal Oak, your new and used Calgary vehicle source for everything Lexus. Coming in at a great price, Build & Price then review your next luxurious option, a 2020 GX 460, with all the research information you require found below.
For an SUV this commanding, the GX must be built on a sturdy frame to deliver all of that off-road capability it offers, and with the body-on-frame construction it follows through on that promise. This means you’ll enjoy an isolated cabin experience from the elements outside, no matter how bumpy, delivering a seamless ride throughout. Lexus is known for their aggressive grilles, but none more so evidence of that than in this GX SUV, supported by either 18-or-19-inch wheels that frame this imposing giant, front and rear spoilers accenting the sporty style on its utilitarian design.
|Dimensions:||2020 Lexus GX 460|
|Length (mm/in)||4,805 / 189.1|
|Width (mm/in)||1,885 / 74.2|
|Height (mm/in)||1,875 / 73.8|
|Wheelbase (mm/in)||2,790 / 109.8|
|Ground Clearance||205 / 8.1|
|Gross Vehicle Weight (kg/lbs)||2,993 / 6,598.4|
The “L” on the front of the grille stands for Lexus, but it might as well refer to luxury, too, given all the interior refinements that come to roost inside. That’s everything from a premium instrument panel crafted out of a sole block of steel, the Grey Sapele wood and aluminum trim, and of course the prestigious style and comfort of seating for 7, made from genuine leather. Versatility means ample space for both your passengers to stretch out in and for your cargo to fit with ease, thanks to 8-way power adjustable front seats, 40:20:40 2nd row folding seats, and the 3rd row seats coming with 50:50 capabilities and flush-with-floor features.
|Dimensions:||2020 Lexus GX 460|
|Front Headroom (mm/in)||965 / 38.0|
|Rear Headroom (mm/in)||1,025 / 40.3|
|3rd Seat Headroom (mm/in)||895 / 35.2|
|Front Shoulder Room (mm/in)||1,408 / 55.4|
|Rear Shoulder Room (mm/in)||1,455 / 57.3|
|3rd Seat Shoulder Room (mm/in)||1,384 / 54.5|
|Front Legroom (mm/in)||1,058 / 41.6|
|Rear Legroom (mm/in)||868 / 34.2|
|3rd Seat Legroom (mm/in)||743 / 29.2|
|Cargo Capacity (L/cu-ft)||1,833 / 64.7|
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The 4.6L DOHC V8 engine delivers power aplenty but does so for an always smooth ride. And that smooth ride comes in handy when you’re utilizing the full time 4WD system, where the Active Traction Control system automatically saves any wheel that experiences slippage by making the other wheels pick up the slack. 2,948 kg of towing capacity is at your disposal in the 2020 GX, with the Automatic Load Levelling Rear Air Suspensions adjusting when a load is attached, and the Trailer Sway control Brake system helping you maintain control. Multi-Mode Automatic Transmission allows for seamless shifting out of your 6-speed automatic, for quick acceleration and a speedy response. And, for all those attacking off-road terrain, the Kinetic Dynamic Suspension System effortlessly takes you over the most treacherous of ground, a Panoramic View Monitor in tow with an underfloor view to give you a look at that tough countryside you’re moving over.
|Specifications:||2020 Lexus GX 460|
|Engine||4.6L DOHC V8 (with VVT-i)|
|Towing Capacity (kg/lbs)||2,948 / 6,499|
|Payload (kg/lbs)||580 / 1,279|
|Fuel Efficiency (city/highway/combined) (L/100 km)||16.2 / 12.3 / 14.5|
The surround sound audio system of the GX was made specifically for this 460. Engineered by the minds at Mark Levinson, a 17-speaker, 330-watt 7.1 channel surround audio system brings the concert right to your SUV. The 8-inch Electro Multi Vision screen provides uses for both the Hard Disk Drive Navigation System and the Panoramic View Monitor, for a 360-degree view around your Lexus. Technology on your drive includes both Hill Start Assist Control and Downhill Assist Control, preventing slippage on inclines and keeping you at a slow and consistent speed for maximum control.
The Lexus Safety System+ is a standard roster of some of the best safety features that not only help to support your decisions on the road, but also help you make them. The pre-collision safety system monitors for any vehicles or pedestrians, warning you of an imminent collision, acting if you don’t. Lane Departure Alert keeps you glued inside your lane, so you don’t deviate where you shouldn’t, with audible and vibration alerts. Dynamic Radar Cruise Control keeps you at a safe distance from a vehicle in front of you for a relaxing and safe drive, while the Automatic High Beam system reacts to the headlights of others and adjusts automatically.
What’s Changed From the 2019 GX?
Say hello to a refreshed spindle grille, front, headlights and wheels on the 2020 GX, new from the 2019 GX version. Along with that comes making all of the driving aids in the LSS+ suite now standard. A refined few but important updates on the 2019 Lexus GX makes the 2020 edition even more appealing as one of Lexus’ standby SUV models that provides all the three-row utility and luxury you desire.