2018 Lexus GX Redesign
There finally comes the brand new SUV generation among the Lexus family. Under the badge of GX, the upcoming vehicle has been best acknowledged for possessing the stunning design and the strong performance. Presented as 2018 auto version, just expect the SUV will receive a noticeable upgrade on the appearance and also performance. Based on recent reports, the refreshments on the 2018 Lexus GX exterior might not be too massive due to the automaker will be focusing on injecting the better engine setup and fuel consumption. Having a strong ability for off-road performance will be advantageous to attract the new potential buyers.
Even no obvious upgrades seen from the outer element, the exterior of 2018 Lexus GX still looks impressive with the modern and elegant LED headlights embedded in the front. The back part has a slight similar outlook than its former with a roof-mounted spoiler and also the vertical taillights around.
While moving towards the interior side, we will see the luxurious wooden accents on the steering wheel, door panels and the dashboard. Pretty encouraged to satisfy the passengers, the auto designer has prepared to use the high-end upholstery materials on the car seats. Moreover, the car cabin will also be available in more spacious room for the passengers’ comfort and storage. As for the entertainment system, some components including the touchscreen display, Mark Levinson speaker and dual DVD screens at the back seats will be installed. The features on safety standards have not been unveiled in details but the parking sensors and airbags for each passengers could likely be equipped.
The engine unit of a 4.6 liter V8 version might be selected for the GX power source. The current engine is credible to deliver the output of 300 horsepower and 330 pound feet of torque. Paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission powering FWD, the 2018 Lexus GX could accelerate from 0 to 60 MPH in just 7.5 seconds with a good fuel efficiency. Notably, the SUV could achieve the mileage at 15/20/17 miles per gallon.
Under the ongoing speculations, the arrival of new GX for the dealerships might be anticipated in the late of 2017. The price list of 2018 Lexus GX will be varied. According to the latest estimation, the SUV could be valued at approximately $51,000 for the base model and up to $70,000 for the higher level.