Lexus GX 470 vs Lexus GS 460 Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2009 Lexus GX 470
470 4WD
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2011 Lexus GS 460
460 RWD
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2009 Lexus GX 470
470 4WD

The 2009 GX 470 sits between the RX and the LX as the midsize sport utility vehicle in the Lexus fleet. It's built on a truck frame, creating more interior room, and allowing more towi...

2011 Lexus GS 460
460 RWD
Michael Perkins Preview:

Sure, Toyota’s been busy fending off accusations of inadvertently killing its consumers with self-accelerating cars, so maybe that’s why we still don’t have a new Lexus GS 460. Rumors ...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2009 Lexus GX 470
470 4WD
Eric writes:
the Lexus GX 470 comes with everything you want plus air-ride suspension making you feel like your on a cloud ...
Handling Ranked 2009 Toyota Highlander Limited 4WD worse.
"My sister n law drives a limited highlander and i have driven both vehicles and can tell the difference. "
Would Buy Ranked 2009 Toyota Highlander Limited 4WD worse.
"you can have full confidence with the Lexus because you dont feel like your missing anything."
GuruV8VWH writes:
I drove it , before I got Land Cruiser with 5.7L engine. I liked more powerful LC over 4.7 Lexus.
Value Ranked 2010 Toyota Land Cruiser AWD better.
"It’s more affordable and basically the same car. But bigger more powerful engine. "
Jeanni2 2009 Lexus GX 470 470 4WDReview:

You Feel Like You Are Floating When You Drive It. — I traded my BMW x5 in for this vehicle. I did not know what I was missing. The ride is so elegant ...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

2011 Lexus GS 460
460 RWD
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2009 Lexus GX 470
470 4WD
2011 Lexus GS 460
460 RWD
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Fuel Economy, City
14 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
18 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 23 gal 18.8 gal
Fuel Type
263 hp @ 5,400 RPM
342 hp @ 6,200 RPM
323 lb-ft @ 3,400 RPM
339 lb-ft @ 3,600 RPM
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
4,700 cc
4,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.31 in
3.7 in x 3.27 in
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer Standard Standard
Cassette Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Maximum Seating 8 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.8 in 43.5 in
Back Legroom 36.8 in 36.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.2 cu ft 12.7 cu ft
Standard Payload 1,329 lbs --
Maximum Payload 1,329 lbs 955 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 6,500 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 6,500 lbs --
Length 188.2 in 190 in
Width 74 in 71.7 in
Height 74.6 in 56.1 in
Wheelbase 109.8 in 112.2 in

Available Options

2009 Lexus GX 470
470 4WD
2011 Lexus GS 460
460 RWD

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