How Much Can a Lexus GX Tow?

July 2nd, 2021 by

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2021 Lexus GX Towing Trailer

A luxury SUV can still provide rugged capabilities to assist you with tough tasks around Belleair, and the impressive 2021 Lexus GX 460 towing capacity is no exception. This Lexus SUV can tow a maximum of 6,500 pounds* when equipped with the proper towing features and accessories, and is supported by a range of other dependable performance specs. Get a closer look at how you can transform your daily drive with the help of the 2021 Lexus GX towing capacity, then shop for your next ride among our inventory at Lexus of Clearwater!



2021 Lexus GX Towing Capacity by Trim Level

While the 2021 Lexus GX 460 towing capacity remains consistent on all luxury SUV package options, this performance can be leveraged in several ways. Depending on what GX package you choose, you can access exclusive driver-assist features, off-road systems, or luxury amenities in sync with your towing capabilities. See how the 2021 Lexus GX towing performances can differ below:

Lexus GX 460 Towing Capacity — 6,500 pounds*

  • This trim level includes a suite of standard safety features like forward collision warning that enhance your towing safety. Front and rear parking sensors are available at an additional charge.

Lexus GX 460 Premium Towing Capacity — 6,500 pounds*

  • Navigation and front and rear parking sensors come standard on this trim level, along with luxury touches like heated and ventilated seats.

Lexus GX 460 Luxury Towing Capacity — 6,500 pounds*

  • This top-tier Lexus GX can be further enhanced with the Sport Design and Off-Road packages for drivers who take their outdoor adventures seriously.

Lexus GX Towing Features and Engine Specs

Providing the bulk of the Lexus GX towing capacity and performance is the model’s standard 4.6L V8 engine which is paired with a six-speed automatic transmission and full-time four-wheel drive system. These components not only deliver great fuel efficiency but also an extra boost to get you from one job to the next with up to 301 horsepower and 329 lb-ft of torque. The GX also comes with several towing and safety features to keep you in control and your cargo secure with every towing job. These include:

  • Downhill Assist Control
  • Trailer Sway Control
  • Flash Indicator
  • Blind Spot Monitor With Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Full-Time Four-Wheel Drive With Active Traction Control
Black 2021 Lexus GX Parked on Hill

Test the Lexus GX 460 Towing Capacity at Lexus of Clearwater

With many capabilities at your fingertips thanks to the new 2021 Lexus GX 460 towing capacity, find the perfect package for you on St. Petersburg roads. Lease or finance a new Lexus GX for sale from Lexus of Clearwater, and discover more incredible savings when you take a look at our regional offers and incentives. Take the next step with our online financing application, or learn more about how we’ll buy your current used vehicle to help you save on your next purchase.


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*Before towing, confirm your vehicle and trailer are compatible, hooked up properly and you have any necessary additional equipment. If gross trailer weight is above 5,000 lb (2,268 kg), it is necessary to use a weight-distributing hitch with sufficient capacity. Do not exceed any Weight Ratings and follow all instructions and cautions from your trailer-hitch manufacturer and vehicle Owner’s Manual. The maximum amount you can tow depends on the total weight of any cargo, occupants and available equipment. See Owner’s Manuall for limitations.