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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door SUV 19 24 $27,799 $32,005
4-Door SUV 4WD 19 22 $29,015 $33,405
Pricing
Invoice Price
$48,252
$27,799
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$56,205
$32,005
Monthly Payment Estimate
$937 / month
$533 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 13 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 16 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle Mid-Size Station Wgn
Interior Dimensions
Third Head Room (in) 36.3 -
Front Hip Room (in) 58.6 55.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - 110.2
Third Shoulder Room (in) 61.1 -
Second Leg Room (in) 34.3 36.4
Front Head Room (in) 40.0 39.5
Second Hip Room (in) 57.9 55.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 61.3 57.8
Passenger Capacity 8 5
Third Leg Room (in) 27.3 -
Second Head Room (in) 39.4 39.2
Third Hip Room (in) 56.4 -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 61.1 57.0
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3 40.7
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 192.5 180.1
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 46.8 46.7
Height, Overall (in) 72.8 65.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.6 61.0
Wheelbase (in) 112.2 103.1
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 37.1 33.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 76.4 71.5
Track Width, Front (in) 63.8 61.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 9.8 7.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 19.1 NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 42.6 39.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 46.3 42.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 55.4 39.8
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 51.9 49.5
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 39.4 36.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 63.6 71.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 90.4 75.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - NA
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.2 x 1.26 11.3 x 1.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.9 x 0.71 11.7 x .39
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 25.4 17.2
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.8 2.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 41.7 43.3
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.8 17.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.7 41.3
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P275/70R16 225/70R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P275/70R16 225/70R16
Spare Tire Size P275/70R16 225/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 650 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6500 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 5401 3692
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.2 9.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 710 582
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 80
Engine
Displacement 4.7L/287 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 230 @ 4800 220 @ 5800
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System EFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 320 @ 3400 222 @ 4400
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 13 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 16 24
Transmission
Trans Type 4 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 1.00 NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic NA
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.393 3.141
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.531 2.194
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.30 3.080
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.753 1.019
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Automatic
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low 2.49 NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.804 3.938
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.000 1.411
Summary
Vehicle Name Lexus LX 470 Luxury SUV Lexus RX 300 Luxury SUV
Body Style 4 Door SUV 4 Door SUV
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 40 32
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.91 0.51
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Variable MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 40 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.06 0.67
Suspension Type - Rear Live Axle Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
 
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