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If you need an SUV capable of tackling the roughest terrain, but yearn for a luxurious cabin outfitted with upscale amenities and versatile seating, the 2013 Lexus GX 460 will meet your demands. And v
Due to its rugged body-on-frame construction, the Lexus GX 460's overall ride quality and ambient noise levels may come up a little short by luxury-vehicle standards. By comparison, the Acura MDX
Even though it's luxurious and nicely appointed, the 2013 Lexus GX 460 gives the strong impression its natural habitat is out in the dirt and rocks. The GX 460's fully boxed frame withstands the abuses of hardcore off-road excursions but is not ideal on the pavement. Overall ride quality is certainly acceptable but maybe not up to Lexus' own normal standards. On the other hand, the GX 460's potent 301-horsepower V8, responsive and smooth-shifting 6-speed automatic transmission and proper 2-speed transfer case combine to make sho
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By Dwright (AZ) on Thursday, March 07, 2013
I own this car - My approximate mileage is 24,000overall rating 8 of 10rating details
Pros: "Good looking and dependable"
Cons: "Not luxurious inside, rides hard"
Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 8
"This is my 2nd Lexus SUV. I opted for the 20" tires, which detract from a smooth ride. My 2007 model has the third row seats that store to the side, blocking the side rear windows. Not convenient or safe. The poorly designed third row seats are cumbersome and difficult to get into."
5 people out of 5 found this review helpful
By vegasstan (NV) on Friday, October 26, 2012
I own this car - My approximate mileage is 2,000overall rating 2 of 10rating details
Cons: "tires unsafe for off road use"
Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 1
"This is my second GX, I traded in a 2006 on this one at Lexus of Las Vegas a month ago. Unfortunately, Lexus skimped on this one. It is sold as an off road vehicle but does not come with the proper tires. It is a shame that Lexus cheapened the brand and isn't concerned with customer safety by saving a few hundred dollars by equipping this vehicle with mini-van tires. Don't make the same mistake I did. If you do buy one, be sure it comes with the right tires."
11 people out of 16 found this review helpful
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