Lexus is bringing us updated and improved 2016 Lexus GX. This midsize luxury SUV, with great looks and new features, is almost ready to hit the market.
CHANGES AND IMPROVEMENTS
New 2016 Lexus GX is a luxurious family crossover and those who decide to invest in it will not be disappointed with all that this model has to offer. Exterior and interior will undergo some notable changes that will make the new GX more modern and stylish, and put it in line with its competitors. This generation will be made of lightweight materials such as aluminum, which will significantly influence the weight reduction and improve fuel economy. Front of the vehicle will feature a redesigned grille and new headlights equipped with LED technology. The interior will incorporate high-quality materials that will provide beautiful design, as well as high level of comfort. It will be able to accommodate up to seven passengers, making it perfect for a large family. Some of the advanced features will include 8 inch screen, Bluetooth, navigation system, heated seats, and many more.
2016 LEXUS GX ENGINE AND PERFORMANCE
When it comes to the engine, it is still uncertain what will be under the hood of the new Lexus. According to the predictions, this GX will get an upgrade to a 3.5 liter V8 engine. It will be capable of generating 306 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque. There will be two options when it comes to the transmission of the new Lexus GX. 6-speed transmission system will come with all-wheel drive model, while 8-spreed transmission will be delivered with rear-wheel drive model. Considering the great performance and improved fuel efficiency, this engine will definitely make a 2016 Lexus GX worth considering if you are in the market for a new family vehicle.
RELEASE DATE AND EXPECTED PRICE
Official release date of the new 2016 Lexus GX is still unknown. However, it is predicted that the new model will hit the market either at the end of 2015 or the beginning of 2016. The price tag will definitely be influenced by great design and all of the advanced technological features. It is expected that the starting price for the new SUV will be around $50,000.