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2009 Lexus GX 470
4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$16,666
33 listings nationwide

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2007 Lexus LX 470
4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$18,960
19 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2009 Lexus GX 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...

2007 Lexus LX 470
4WD

The Lexus LX series represented the Japanese luxury automaker's initial trek into the SUV market. First appearing in the mid-1990s as the LX 450, this midsize SUV was virtually indist...

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

2009 Lexus GX 470
4WD
45
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."
10
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. "
75
2009 Lexus GX 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

2007 Lexus LX 470
4WD
25
writes:
One of the best SUV available. It has comfort and luxury all in one. Not to mention how smooth Lexus cars driv...
Family Car Ranked 2007 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class GL 450 worse.
"The Reliability, Higher safe rankings(in many opinions), Smooth ride for long drives, more add ons(huge tv in back for kids)"
Would Buy Ranked 2007 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class GL 450 worse.
"I cant stress the reliability enough...also the resale value of Lexus LX is a lot better. Most likely due to its long lasting ability."
5
writes:
Front Seats Ranked 2007 Lexus GX 470 4WD worse.
"leather heated seats"
Value Ranked 2007 Lexus GX 470 4WD worse.
"navigation back up camera"

Specs

2009 Lexus GX 470
4WD
2007 Lexus LX 470
4WD
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic 5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
4WD
Fuel Economy, City
14 MPG
12 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
18 MPG
15 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 23 gal 25.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
263 hp @ 5,400 RPM
268 hp @ 5,400 RPM
Torque
323 lb-ft @ 3,400 RPM
328 lb-ft @ 3,400 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
9.6:1
Displacement
4,700 cc
4,700 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.31 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard 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 Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 8 seats 8 seats
Front Legroom 41.8 in 42.3 in
Back Legroom 36.8 in 34.3 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.2 cu ft 19.1 cu ft
Standard Payload 1,329 lbs 1,270 lbs
Maximum Payload 1,329 lbs 1,270 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 6,500 lbs 6,500 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 6,500 lbs 6,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 188.2 in 192.5 in
Width 74 in 76.4 in
Height 74.6 in 72.8 in
Wheelbase 109.8 in 112.2 in

Available Options

2009 Lexus GX 470
4WD
2007 Lexus LX 470
4WD

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