Lexus have presented a wide range of models that illustrates luxury in totally a different way. Widely accepted, Lexus vehicles are running great in the global auto industry. The year has marked many new models by Lexus, and almost in every segment there's some refreshed vehicle launched. Mainly concentrated on the luxury segment cars, the company has introduced all-new 2014 Lexus GX. The vehicle has been placed well in the luxury SUV segment, while is considered to be one of the most potential treat to other brand models. The seven-seater model is certainly appealing in terms of styling and design details. The vehicle certainly bounds lot of substance to it, while the aggressive looking front and huge size of the vehicle adds to its prominent road presence. Tailored to ride on all-terrain condition, GX sails smoothly over them without hampering the performance output. Both exteriors and interiors are way perfect to represent the craftsmanship of Lexus behind making of this amazing SUV. There are very few models in the segment that stands for both being luxurious as well as being optimum in terms of serving off-road purpose, and GX is one amongst these.
The company has come up with a vehicle which is endowed with every element that is expected out of the brand, more of with an SUV falling in this particular segment. Talking about the technology involved and well implemented in the model, the GX has been designed keeping on the platform that makes this vehicle technologically sound. One of this example is the 360 degrees of visibility made available to the driver with a wide-view at front and side monitor system that displays everything around blind corners using a front-mounted camera. Moreover, there are cameras fitted under the passenger-side mirror and at rear, that again serves the purpose to provide every detail around the vehicle, while also guide when parking in tight spaces. Also helps while navigating through narrow passageways.
The advance features like CRAWL Control which is mechanized to balance the engine output and applies brakes to optimize the traction and also reduces the speed, downhill assist control, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), Active Traction Control (A-TRAC), Hill-start Assist Control, all in collaboration works to provide perfect grip while on off-road drive and even on slippery or less friction surfaces. Not only at the exterior front, the SUV is amazing with its interiors too. Talk about its plush and premium looking seats or the dashboard design, everything just looks stunning. The cabin is spacious, while it provides appropriate comfort levels to seven passengers. The meticulously made seats are also made with high technology involved, while the versatile fold-flat rear seats creates a larger space if needed. The passenger side seats are also foldable just to make it easy to find way to the third row seats, while in order to create more of space then third row seats can folded. Plan to go for mountaineering carrying every equipment required or plan it go for shopping with a long list, everything is possible with this new SUV as it comes with huge and flexible accommodation. To add to the premium feel, the presence of Espresso wood trim does so.
Lexus has brought three different variants of GX- GX460, GX460 Premium and GX 460 Luxury. All of these variants are fitted with 4.6-liter V8 engine, which is capable of generating top power of 301bhp at 5500rpm and peak torque of 446.06Nm. In terms of performance, the vehicle has capabilities to cross 100kmph mark within 7.8 seconds, while it has got whooping top speed (electronically speed) of 177.02kmph. On the safety front, the GX SUV has been developed with perfect combination of both active and passive safety features. And the baggage comprises of lane departure alert, blind spot monitor, pre-collision system, 10 safety airbags and active front headrests.
When it comes to entertainment needs, then Lexus has gone for individualized entertainment that includes Rear-seat Entertainment System (RSES) that displays on the 7-inch LCD screens located behind the headrests of driver's and front passenger seat. Apart from this, there's is even Lexus Enform, advanced voice command, Mark Levinson 17 speakers, USB iPOD connectivity, Bluetooth audio, SiriusXM Satellite and many others.
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