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Car Review: The 2013 Lexus GX 460 classy with an edge

. February 11, 2013 The 2013 GX 460 is classy with an edge, as in it can do if it wants to, but it looks good it.

A crossover SUV, this is comfortable, offering all the luxury you have come to expect in the brand.

While there no changes on the 2013 Lexus GX who needs changes when are already just right.

For the 2013 Lexus GX 460 sits the likes of the Toyota 4Runner and the Cruiser in some categories, but folks will find its likeness are in the Acura MDX, BMW X5 and the Benz M-class.

A seven-seater, the 2013 Lexus GX 460 in two trims; base and premium. On the there are 18-inch alloy heated side mirrors, wipers, running boards, leather upholstery, leather-wrapped steering wheel, eight-way heated/ventilated front seats, memory settings, power-folding seats, and an auto-dimming rearview You also get a back-up camera and of audio goodies with changer, Bluetooth audio, and and iPod connectivity.

Inside the GX 460 Photo: R. Dandridge

The Premium has additional adaptive variable auto-dimming side view xenon headlights, upgraded heated wood-trimmed steering heated second-row seats, and air-conditioning.

You can get these Premium as options on the base model Other options include and rear parking sensors, front and side view power-folding exterior mirrors, and a system.

On the Premium trim, there is the choice of adaptive cruise the Crawl Control off-road a lane-departure warning system and a monitor.

Under the hood, the Lexus GX 460 has a 4.6-liter V8 engine 301 horsepower and 329 pound-feet of torque. It is a automatic transmission and if equipped for it, vehicle can tow up to 6,500 pounds.

For the 2013 Lexus GX 460 has antilock traction and stability control, descent control, hill assist, front- and rear-seat driver and front passenger airbags, and roll-sensing side airbags. There is also a mitigation system with the adaptive cruise control as as the safety lane-departure and distracted-driver features.

Inside this Lexus GX you can expect luxury with all the and whistles. The control panel is a bit at first but easy to figure out

Another plus is the 60/40-split-folding seats and the convenient power-folding seats. Space to haul is 92 feet and while there is no on this Lexus, the swinging cargo door works fine with its flip-up window too.

On the road and the wheel, you won’t be disappointed in Lexus, driving like a and not a crossover. Still there’s of room to impress when you get the wheel and take the corners and

Should You Need to Know: what is called the Crawl a feature that actually throttle and braking in order to for the driver to maintain a speed with control, whether or descending on a hill.

Miles Per The 2013 Lexus GX 460 that I came in at 15 miles per gallon in the and 20 miles per gallon on the highway.

The cost for the 2013 Lexus GX 460 $66,779.

Rita Cook is a with over 1300 to her credit in the past 15-plus She is a frequent auto and travel on a national radio show “The Duva Show” her “The Insider Mag’s” Standing Here segment can be weekly between 6:00 and p.m. Monday evenings.

Cook is a member of the Texas Writer’s Association and the North Film Critics and writes for the Morning News, Focus New, Living Magazine and Scene Magazines as well as She also spends much of her on the road traveling or working on

She recently received the 2012 Media Award from the Texas Corporate Recycling

Her latest book release is Bartlesville, Oklahoma” from and she will be publishing her ninth this spring about cocktails in the Dallas/Fort Worth Follow Cook at Twitter at

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