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

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2021 Toyota Land Cruiser
CarGurus Instant Market Value
8 listings nationwide


2009 Lexus GX 470
470 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
38 listings nationwide


Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Toyota Land Cruiser
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

A 2021 Toyota Land Cruiser has a base price north of $85,000. Four paint colors, two leather choices, and a single factory option are available, aside from dealer-installed accessories...

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...

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  • Look and Feel 4
  • Performance 8
  • Form & Function 7
  • Technology 2
  • Safety 3
  • Cost-Effectiveness 2
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2021 Toyota Land Cruiser
Ralph writes:
Sturdy, more safety features. More 4 X 4 options. Better styling. Stiffer ride
Value Ranked 2021 Chevrolet Tahoe LT 4WD better.
"Cost only"
Would Buy Ranked 2021 Chevrolet Tahoe LT 4WD worse.
"Years with same model. History of dependability/reliability. Better quality workmanship. Better looking"
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


2021 Toyota Land Cruiser
2009 Lexus GX 470
470 4WD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 5-Speed Automatic
Fuel Economy, City
13 MPG
14 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
17 MPG
18 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 24.6 gal 23 gal
Fuel Type
381 hp @ 5,600 RPM
263 hp @ 5,400 RPM
401 lb-ft @ 3,600 RPM
323 lb-ft @ 3,400 RPM
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
5,700 cc
4,700 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 4.02 in
3.7 in x 3.31 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
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer -- 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 8 seats
Front Legroom 42.9 in 41.8 in
Back Legroom 34.4 in 36.8 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 16.1 cu ft 13.2 cu ft
Standard Payload -- 1,329 lbs
Maximum Payload 1,320 lbs 1,329 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 8,100 lbs 6,500 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 8,100 lbs 6,500 lbs
Length 194.9 in 188.2 in
Width 78 in 74 in
Height 74 in 74.6 in
Wheelbase 112.2 in 109.8 in

Available Options

2021 Toyota Land Cruiser

Exterior Colors

  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Classic Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Special Color - Blizzard Pearl

Option Packages

  • Dual Rear Seat Entertainment System
2009 Lexus GX 470
470 4WD

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