Intuitively responsive, available Adaptive Variable Suspension enables you to customize your desired level of road feel. And thanks to virtually instantaneous damping force, this available system efficiently responds to changing road surface conditions. This smooth and precise control results in enhanced ride comfort and improved on-road performance. Ideal composure is maintained throughout the cabin, even reducing rocking of the vehicle when traversing rough terrain.
With an impressive towing capacity of 8,000 lbs and with maximum torque available at low RPM, the LX is primed and ready for possibilities. For peace of mind, Trailer Sway Control helps detect and prevent excessive trailer movement, be it from unexpected wind or bumpy roads.
The Torsen® torque-sensing limited-slip center differential efficiently distributes engine power between the front and rear axles, helping to optimize traction in a wide variety of conditions. Four-wheel Active Traction Control helps keep you on the road and feeling secure by using sensors to detect the onset of wheel slippage, automatically applying the brake to the slipping wheel and shifting power to the wheels with the most traction.
Conquer a mountain using only a finger. Activated with just the press of a button, Crawl Control is designed to automatically maintain an optimal slow and steady pace over challenging terrain. Turn Assist can also tighten your turning circle by adding brake force to the inside rear wheel.
Personalize your environment to suit your mood with available ambient illumination. Designed to evoke the emotions and feelings of nature, pre-selected themes include Rainforest, Waterfall and Sunset.
Now with just the press of a single button, this available feature enables you to configure all the seating automatically to provide maximum cargo space.* First, the front seats temporarily move forward, then both second and third rows fold down.
Making a statement from every angle, the LX features LED illumination that captivates. Its powerful rear fascia features a sleek full-width Blade Taillamp that remains illuminated at night—drawing further attention to the Lexus rear badging.
Adding further refinement to the driving experience is the LX’s Electronic Power-Assisted Steering, which replaces a hydraulic power system, for a more finely tuned steering response. With this system, steering is less sensitive at high speeds and more responsive at low speeds. This helps provide easier maneuverability and more confidence across a wider variety of driving conditions both on- and off-road.
An innovative Multi-Terrain Select system further enhances off-road capability and control over varied landscapes. The operating range of controls is optimized for use on a wider variety of terrains, from snow-covered roads to intensive off-road driving.
The interior of the LX indulges with hand-selected premium materials that include our open-pore wood trims. Rich in both texture and beauty, these natural trims are just one more way the LX captivates and inspires at every touchpoint.
It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to create the ideal passenger seat, but it helps. Using NASA research on neutral body posture in certain zero-G applications, Lexus crafted the rear captain’s chairs in the four-seat LX to provide the ultimate in comfort. Featuring a 48-degree recline and adjustable ottoman, these seats are designed to position and hold passengers in their natural relaxed state.
Every Lexus is backed by a comprehensive warranty that should give you miles and miles of confidence. But in case you wanted to extend your peace of mind, you'll find a variety of plans available, including ones for longer-term care, one that covers accessories and another in the event of a total loss of your Lexus due to theft, fire or accident.
Hill-start Assist Control (HAC)* helps to increase driver confidence when ascending hills. While stopped on an incline, conventional vehicles may roll back once you step off the brake. HAC helps maintain the vehicle’s position by applying the brakes to all four wheels until the vehicle begins moving forward.
The Intuitive Parking Assist* function utilizes sensors integrated into the front and rear bumpers to help with routine tasks like parallel parking. Audible tones and an indicator on the multimedia display can notify you of a detected object’s location and proximity. When reversing, should the system determine a collision with an approaching vehicle is imminent, the Rear Cross-Traffic Braking* function can automatically apply the brakes.
Change lanes with confidence. The Blind Spot Monitor* is designed to detect and warn you of vehicles approaching or positioned in the adjacent lanes. For added peace of mind, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert* can help you when backing out of a parking space. It notifies you when vehicles are approaching from either side.
Trailer Sway Control* is designed to detect and help suppress unwanted trailer movement caused by wind, bumpy roads and even steering operation.