2017 Lexus GX Redesign, Release and Changes

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2017 Lexus GX Changes

In the North American market, Lexus offers its customers a trio of SUVs. The smallest of them is RX, GX and the largest middle LX. Model designation GX is a sister model Toyota Land Cruiser on the market since 2002. The current second generation came to power in 2009 and now officially presents in a modernized form for the model year, 2017.

Lexus still offers some SUVs designed in traditional manner. One of those models is GX 460. It is a mid-size luxury SUV, which was originally launched in 2002, as 2003 year model. During this period, we saw two generations of it and, according to the latest reports, this state will remain for some more time. The most of these reports claim that 2017 GX 460 will come with the pretty much same characteristics as current model. We will have to wait for some more time to see a third-generation model.

Their current position is such because their redesigns are complete and effective. They are too smart to leave any loopholes. Like most of its vehicles, the 2017 Lexus GX too will features up to date and best in class functionalities. However the prime focus of this update will be this model’s adaptation into a unit body design. Mainly suited as a family car, this seven seater sports utility vehicle will also come with improved design and engine features. Unlike most of its contemporaries, 2017 Lexus GX will come with segment leading features and a very powerful and stable powertrain.

2017 Lexus GX Price

Pricing for the new 2017 Lexus GX has been set at $50,000 – $60,000 based on current exchange rates. If there are changes on the 2017 Lexus GX we will notify you as soon as possible, so keep follow our blog.


2017 Lexus GX Changes

The most significant changes brought a facelift in the leading parts. Here is used a new front grille, which is already known from models LS, GS, ES and IS. Her establish new headlights with LED and newly shaped front bumper. New optics boast tail lamps and a new rear bumper.

This model offers something that is not so easy to find nowadays. It is a mid-size luxury SUV, which is characterized by excellent abilities in many aspects and some of those is an off-road drive. Unlike most of the modern vehicles, 2017 Lexus GX 460 will continue to ride on traditional body-on-frame structure, which provides excellent performances in all types of drives. With perfect balance between comfort, luxury and refinement on the one and toughness on the other side, this excellent SUV still attracts many drivers. This model will probably come without any bigger change, which means that it will basically come same as refreshed model that came two years ago. This mid-cycle update included adaptation to the new design language, so we will see company’s new spindle grille on the 2017 Lexus GX 460 too. The only changes that we can expect for new model are about new standard features and similar stuff. Rest of the vehicle remains the same.


2017 Lexus GX Specs

As we have stated earlier, the 2017 Lexus GX with come with a lot of exterior redesigns. A major platform upgrade is expected. To add to that the company will be working on considerable weight reduction in this car’s body weight because it can always ensure better performance and fuel efficiency. Most of the other exterior are usual and have been added in order to keep up with the changing trends, Minor upgrades include improved head lamps of LED equipped with longer range of visibility. Sleeker grill and bumpers have been upgraded as well. Last but not the least this vehicle will adapt to a larger wheelbase, it is expected to be around 20 inch in terms of its diameter. Other than an all round improvement in the build quality of this variant is very probable.

Published by Chinese website AutoIfeng, the photos reveal the LX’s rear fascia is fitted with thinner LED tail lamps accented by thin strips of chrome trim, a redrawn hatch and a revised bumper. As always, new alloy wheel designs and paint colors will further differentiate the facelifted model from its predecessor.

The dashboard has been comprehensively updated, too. Notably, a curved piece of wood trim emphasizes the cockpit’s width while giving the center console a more streamlined look, and the infotainment system is displayed on a much bigger screen. The steering wheel, the shift knob, and the instrument cluster are also new. Clearly, the updates go a step beyond the average mid-cycle update.

In the interior, subtle changes have taken place, including new upholstery materials and multimedia system with touch screen osmipalcovým. The Optional equipment now ranks Premium package, which includes seats upholstered in perforated leather, heated and ventilated front seats, tri-zone air conditioning, parking assistant and GPS navigation.

2017 Lexus GX is one of those superb cars that pack in the right amount of class and performance. Interiors are really well furnished with wood and expensive leather upholstery. Other than that most of the features are technical and involve lot of dashboard modifications. Latest available equipments have been used. The new infotainment system will feature a touchscreen interface with automatic technical assistants. We also expect this vehicle to offer generic updates like USB, bluetooth, audio system, etc.

2017 Lexus GX Specs

2017 Lexus GX Engine

It is certain that 2017 Lexus GX will come with a brand new engine and it is likely that will be much more powerful than before. Lexus will offer only one engine variant and it will be a v-8 4.6 L engine with power outputs ranging above 300 horses. Torque delivered will approximately be around 330 lb-ft. This powerful v-8 engine will be combined with a six or eight speed system and will be available in both front and all wheel drive options.

The Lexus GX model will continue in 2017 to serve atmospheric petrol forked eight cylinder capacity of 4.6 liters, delivers 224 kW and torque of 445 Nm The engine works with a standard six-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive. According to EPA methodology in burns 15.7 liters / 100 km on the highway, then 11.8 liters of gasoline per 100 kilometers.

For excellent performances you need a mighty engine. The 2017 Lexus GX 460 will be powered by the same 4.6 liter V8 engine, which will have an output of 301 horsepower and 329 pound-feet of torque. Beside huge amount of power, this engine is also characterized by great economy. Thanks to the advanced systems like Dual Variable Valve Timing which provides better fuel economy and ultra-low emission rating, 2017 GX 460 will have an average fuel consumption rating around 17 mpg, which is great result, it we consider the size of an engine. It will be paired with 6-speed automatic transmission.

As far as the fuel economy rate of this giant vehicle is concerned, huge improvements can be expected. Factors like weight reduction also contribute towards that. Therefore this 2017 Lexus GX will offer a mileage ranging between 18 m/g to 20 m/g on normal roads and expectedly above 25 m/g on highway.

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