NEW FOR 2013:

– No changes.

Heading into 2013, the Lexus GX460 continues on completely unchanged from 2012.

The GX460 uses a 4.6-litre V8 with six-speed automatic transmission with manual shift mode. It is body-on-frame architecture and includes full-time four-wheel drive with low range and Kinetic Dynamic Suspension System (KDSS) for on-road ride and true off-road capability. Seating is three-row. It is based on the Toyota Land Cruiser, a model not sold in Canada.

Trim levels are the Premium and Ultra Premium.

Features on the Premium include 18-inch alloy wheels, dual-zone automatic climate control, power tilt and telescopic leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls, CD/MP3 surround sound stereo, XM satellite radio, Bluetooth connectivity, eight-way power-adjustable heated and ventilated semi-aniline leather seats, driver’s side memory, 40/20/40 split-folding heated second-row seats, power-folding 50/50 third-row bench seat, auto up/down windows, privacy glass, rearview camera, clearance and backup sensors, electroluminescent gauges, customizable multi-information display, simulated woodgrain trim, cargo cover, keyless entry with pushbutton start, garage door opener, all-season floor mats, roof rails, power sunroof, trailer wiring harness, illuminated running boards, heated mirrors with integrated turn signals, rain-sensing wipers, windshield wiper de-icer, rear wiper/washer, automatic auto-levelling adaptive xenon headlamps, LED taillights, fog lamps, rear seat side airbags, front tow hook, and tire pressure monitoring system.

The Ultra Premium adds three-zone automatic climate control, automatic air recirculation control system, 17-speaker Mark Levinson premium audio, voice-activated navigation system, automatic high beam feature, power-folding auto-dimming rearview mirrors, cooled console box, wood and leather-wrapped steering wheel, and African Bubinga wood trim.

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