Lexus has once again proven its dominance in the luxury SUV market with the much-anticipated release of the all-new 2024 Lexus GX which will sit side by side with the NX compact sports SUV, the RX luxury family SUV and also the UX sports Crossover.
This exceptional vehicle redefines the concept of a sophisticated utility vehicle, seamlessly blending elegance, off-road capability, and the renowned luxurious quality that Lexus is known for.
So, what will be possible selling price in Malaysia? Well, the latest NX Sport is price from RM398k and the all new RX price starts from RM468k which means this all new Lexus 7-seat luxury SUV should be priced at about RM588k or so.
Exterior Design: A Rugged Yet Refined Masterpiece
From the first glance, the all-new Lexus GX exhibits a captivating exterior design that exudes an unrivaled toughness, firmly establishing its position as a true body-on-frame SUV. The adept designers at Lexus have skill-fully incorporated an aggressive and robust aesthetic, while simultaneously creating a serene and luxurious interior space for passengers to revel in.
The 2024 GX offers six distinct grades: Premium, Premium+, Luxury, Luxury+, and the all-new Overtrail and Overtrail+. With its square-body profile and horizontal design motif, the GX boasts a commanding presence on the road. The front end continues the iconic Lexus spindle body concept, sporting a bold, resolute design that enhances off-roading capabilities.
The widened track and fender flares contribute to a grounded, stable stance, while the Premium Triple Beam LED headlamps and grille opening have been raised to ensure road impact is minimized. To enhance visibility, LED fog and cornering lamps are available as well.
On the sides, the 2024 GX presents a solid and powerful silhouette, featuring a horizontally flowing body and an increased wheelbase, providing ample room for both passengers and cargo.
The rear design carries forward the square, aggressive stance, accentuated by the signature unified L-shaped light bar and the updated LEXUS logo. Notably, the all-new GX comes equipped with a standard power rear lift door, including a pop-out window and an optional kick sensor for hands-free convenience.
Interior Opulence: Luxurious Comfort Meets Intuitive Technology
Stepping inside the all-new GX, occupants are treated to a world of opulence and thoughtful design elements. The driver-focused cockpit, reminiscent of the all-new RX, engenders a sense of confidence and control, enabling drivers to fully immerse themselves in the journey ahead.
The lower, horizontal instrument panel design is a notable improvement, offering a simplified and uncluttered front and passenger seat experience. The available Head-Up Display (HUD) seamlessly connects to the standard 14-inch Multimedia Touchscreen Display, featuring Lexus Interface technology.
Frequently used controls, such as air conditioning and audio volume, retain their physical dials for easy accessibility. Additionally, the 2024 GX boasts wireless Apple CarPlay® integration, Android Auto® compatibility, and a digital 12.3 Multi-Information Display (MID).
Seating up to seven passengers, the all-new GX ensures comfort for everyone on board. Ergonomic enhancements have been implemented to reduce load and improve driving posture, with seat cushion, seat-back bolster, and headrest improvements.
The second row is available in two configurations: captain’s chairs or a 60:40 split-folding bench, while a one-motion tumble system provides convenient access to the third-row seating or luggage space. Heated and ventilated seats are standard for the driver and front passenger, with available heated second-row seats.
Furthermore, the 2024 GX offers an array of interior color options, including the GX-first color combination of Black NuLuxe® trimmed interior with Olive Ultrasuede accents and Chateau NuLuxe® trimmed interior with Olive Ultrasuede accents and black ornamentation.
Advanced Technology and Safety Features
Lexus has equipped the all-new GX with the latest technological advancements and safety features to provide drivers and passengers with utmost peace of mind. The Lexus Safety System+ 3.0, a comprehensive suite of active safety technologies, offers enhanced protection on the road.
It includes a Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Lane Tracing Assist, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, Road Sign Assist, and Proactive Driving Assist. These innovative features work harmoniously to assist drivers, mitigate potential hazards, and elevate the overall driving experience.
Performance and Capability: Unleashing the Power Within
Underneath the bold exterior lies a beastly heart: a twin-turbocharged 3.4L V6 engine, unmatched in its segment. Mated to a 10-speed Direct Shift Automatic Transmission, this powerhouse generates an impressive 349 horsepower and a whopping 479 lb.-ft. of torque. The refined engineering allows for swift acceleration and exhilarating performance both on and off the road.
Built on the GA-F platform, the all-new GX ensures exceptional body rigidity, enhancing on-road handling and off-road prowess. Its double-wishbone front suspension and multi-link rear suspension provide optimal balance and stability, ensuring a smooth and comfortable ride for all occupants.
The Full-Time 4WD system with a Torsen limited-slip center differential delivers exceptional responsiveness and traction, further enhanced by advanced off-road features such as Multi-Terrain Select, Crawl Control, Downhill Assist Control, and a 3D Multi-Terrain Monitor.
The all-new 2024 Lexus GX undoubtedly solidifies its position as a marvel of sophistication and capability in the luxury SUV segment. With its rugged yet refined exterior design, opulent interior, advanced technology, and exceptional performance, this vehicle is set to captivate the hearts of SUV enthusiasts worldwide.
We invite you to check out the attached gallery photos and immerse yourself in the world of the 2024 Lexus GX, an extraordinary testament to Lexus’s unwavering commitment to excellence and innovation.