Lexus GX460 vs Toyota 4Runner – Which is Better Off Road?

Lexus GX460 vs Toyota 4Runner

The Lexus GX460 and the Toyota 4Runner are both capable off-road vehicles, but they have different strengths and weaknesses.

The Lexus GX460 is a luxury SUV with a 4.6-liter V8 engine that produces 301 horsepower and 329 lb-ft of torque. It has a full-time 4-wheel drive system with a Torsen limited-slip center differential that can be locked for added traction. The GX460 also has a Kinetic Dynamic Suspension System (KDSS) that can automatically adjust the suspension for optimal performance on and off-road. The GX460 has a ground clearance of 8.1 inches and can tow up to 6,500 pounds.

The Toyota 4Runner is a rugged off-road SUV with a 4.0-liter V6 engine that produces 270 horsepower and 278 lb-ft of torque. It also has a 4-wheel drive system with a variety of different drivetrain options and off-road features such as a part-time 4WD system, Multi-Terrain Select, and a Crawl Control (CRAWL) feature for slow-speed, difficult terrain. The Toyota 4Runner has a ground clearance of 9 inches and can tow up to 5,000 pounds.

The Lexus GX460 is more luxurious, refined, and comfortable on-road than the Toyota 4Runner, but it’s not as capable off-road as the Toyota 4Runner. The Toyota 4Runner has more off-road-oriented drivetrain options, and off-road features.

In summary, the Lexus GX460 is a more refined and comfortable luxury SUV, while the Toyota 4Runner is a more rugged and capable off-road SUV. Both vehicles have their own pros and cons, and which one is better for you will depend on your specific needs and preferences.

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