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The Lexus LX 470 combines outstanding off-road capability with first-class accommodations and a smooth ride. Its 4.7-liter V8 is smooth...

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Base Sport Utility

General Pricing

Resale Value $65,225.00 $58,805.00 $73,085.00
Destination $650.00 $850.00 $665.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 4.7L V8 6.0L V8 4.4L V8
Horsepower 235 @ 4800 RPM 345 @ 5200 RPM 282 @ 5400 RPM
Torque 320 @ 3400 RPM 380 @ 4000 RPM 325 @ 3600 RPM
Valves 4 2 4
Displacement (cc) 4664 5967 4398
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.7 X 3.3 4.0 X 3.6 3.6 X 3.3
Compression Ratio 9.6:1 10:1 10:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 18 13 12
Highway (mpg) 14 17 16

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 5590.9 5820.2 5379.3
Wheelbase (in.) 112.2 130.0 113.4
Length (in.) 192.5 221.4 195.0
Width (in.) 76.4 79.5 75.7
Height (in.) 72.8 75.7 75.0
Track Front (in.) 63.8 65.0 64.1
Track Rear (in.) 63.6 66.0 64.0
Ground Clearance (in.) 9.8 10.7 11.1

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 8 7 5
Front Headroom (in.) 39.1 40.7 40.2
Rear Headroom (in.) 38.9 39.0 38.3
Front Legroom (in.) 42.3 41.3 38.9
Rear Legroom (in.) 34.3 39.1 35.5
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 61.3 65.2 61.4
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 61.1 65.1 60.0
Front Hip Room (in.) 58.6 61.4 N/A
Rear Hip Room (in.) 57.9 61.6 N/A

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 136.2 131.6 N/A

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone wishbone strut
Rear Suspension beam beam wishbone
Tires 275/60R18 265/70R17 255/55R19

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive 4x4 wheel drive 4x4 wheel drive 4x4 wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A Std.
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM satellite AM/FM
Cassette Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Player N/A Yes N/A
CD Changer Yes Yes Yes
DVD Player Std. N/A N/A
Navigation Aid Std. N/A Std.

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column Yes N/A Yes

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes Yes Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof Std. N/A Std.

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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