Safety

Full-Time Four-Wheel Drive with Active Traction Control

The TORSEN® torque-sensing limited-slip center differential* with electronic differential lock efficiently distributes engine power between the front and rear axles, optimizing traction in all conditions. Four-wheel Active Traction Control helps keep you securely on the road by using sensors on all four driving wheels to detect the onset of wheel slippage and automatically apply the brake to the slipping wheel. In addition, power is automatically shifted to the wheels with the most traction.
Standard On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460, GX 460 LUXURY
LEXUS ENFORM SAFETY CONNECT

LEXUS ENFORM SAFETY CONNECT*

Lexus Enform Safety Connect offers you the peace of mind of knowing that Roadside Assistance* will be there when you need it most. Whether you're involved in a collision and unable to call for help, your vehicle is stolen, or there is any other type of emergency, assistance can be sent directly to your vehicle's GPS location. Lexus Enform Safety Connect is complimentary for the first year of ownership.
Standard On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460, GX 460 LUXURY

BLIND SPOT MONITOR* WITH REAR CROSS-TRAFFIC ALERT*

To help you change lanes with confidence, the available Blind Spot Monitor is designed to detect and warn you of vehicles approaching or positioned in the adjacent lanes. And for added peace of mind, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert can help you when backing out of a parking space by notifying you of vehicles approaching from either side.
Standard On: GX 460 LUXURY
Optional On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460

HEADLAMP WASHERS

For optimal visibility, inconspicuous washers help keep your headlamps free of snow and mud.
Standard On: GX 460 LUXURY
Optional On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460

INTELLIGENT HIGH-BEAM HEADLAMPS*

To help provide added visibility for you as well as other drivers on the road, available intelligent high-beam headlamps offer added illumination when the road ahead is clear and temporarily switch to low-beam when they sense another vehicle ahead.
Optional On: GX 460 LUXURY
RAIN-SENSING WIPERS

RAIN-SENSING WIPERS

In addition to the rain-sensing intermittent windshield wipers with mist cycle and de-icer, you'll also find other innovative features designed to help provide optimal visibility.
Standard On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460 LUXURY

TOWING SYSTEMS*

Take your favorite pastime to go with a variety of towing features. Trailer Sway Control* is designed to detect and help suppress unwanted trailer movement caused by wind, bumpy roads and even steering operation. For your convenience, a trailer ball and ball mount are also offered.
Standard On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460, GX 460 LUXURY

PRE-COLLISION SYSTEM* WITH DRIVER ATTENTION MONITOR*

To help prepare for and avoid potential front collisions, the available Pre-Collision System includes a Driver Attention Monitor that is designed to warn you if you're facing away from the road when an obstacle is detected ahead. Should it determine a frontal collision is likely, it's designed to automatically prepare Brake Assist* for increased braking response and can even automatically begin braking under certain conditions.
Optional On: GX 460 LUXURY

HIGH-SPEED DYNAMIC RADAR CRUISE CONTROL*

High-Speed Dynamic Radar Cruise Control uses radar technology to sense the speed of the vehicle in front of you to help you maintain a preset following distance. If your Lexus gets too close to the vehicle ahead, the throttle is automatically reduced and the brakes are applied. As soon as the road ahead clears, your Lexus returns to its preset speed.
Optional On: GX 460 LUXURY
DIRECT TIRE PRESSURE MONITOR SYSTEM

DIRECT TIRE PRESSURE MONITOR SYSTEM*

The direct Tire Pressure Monitor System continually monitors the air pressure of all four tires. When the tire pressure drops to a critically low level, a light on the instrument panel alerts the driver to the location of the tire.
Standard On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460, GX 460 LUXURY

DOWNHILL ASSIST CONTROL*

At the touch of a button, Downhill Assist Control works with the Anti-lock Braking System and Active Traction Control to help keep the vehicle at a slow, constant descent speed and prevent the wheels from locking up. Virtually all the driver needs to do is watch the road and steer.
Standard On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460, GX 460 LUXURY

10-AIRBAG SYSTEM*

The front-passenger seat is designed to detect whether the seat is occupied by an adult or a child, or is vacant. In case the system detects a child or empty passenger seat, the system prevents the passenger's front, side and knee airbags from being deployed. The front passenger's airbag features two chambers, creating an indentation in the center impact area that helps to provide occupant protection in a severe frontal collision.
Standard On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460, GX 460 LUXURY

ACTIVE FRONT HEADRESTS*

Active front headrests reduce the space between the occupant's head and headrest, limiting excessive head movement and helping to decrease the severity of whiplash-type* injuries.
Standard On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460, GX 460 LUXURY

BRAKE SYSTEM

Every Lexus features the latest in braking technology. Power-assisted four-wheel disc brakes include an Anti-lock Braking System to help maintain steering control while braking. Brake Assist* helps provide additional braking boost in panic-stop scenarios. And Electronic Brakeforce Distribution modulates the amount of stopping power sent to the front and rear wheels, for enhanced control.
Standard On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460, GX 460 LUXURY

LANE DEPARTURE ALERT*

Available Lane Departure Alert uses a camera to monitor visible lane markings, and is designed to warn you if you are drifting so that you can steer back into the lane.
Optional On: GX 460 LUXURY

LED FOGLAMPS

Standard On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460 LUXURY

LED HEADLAMPS

Make your presence known even before you arrive. The unique headlamp design employs striking LEDs that not only illuminate your path, but also give a brilliant, high-contrast impression. Housed in the aggressively low front fascia, these headlamps are a bold addition to the spindle grille.
Standard On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460, GX 460 LUXURY

LED TAILLAMPS

Taking the exterior design to the next level, the LED rear combination lamps are constructed to create a powerful presence while consuming less power for greater efficiency. LED taillamps also last longer and illuminate faster than conventional bulbs, possibly giving drivers behind you more time to react to the brake lamps.
Standard On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460, GX 460 LUXURY

INTUITIVE PARKING ASSIST*

Intuitive Parking Assist utilizes inconspicuous sensors integrated into the front and rear bumpers that are designed to detect surrounding objects. Using audible tones and an indicator on the multimedia display, the system can notify you of a detected object's location and proximity, helping with routine tasks like parallel parking.
Standard On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460 LUXURY
Optional On: GX 460

SMART STOP* TECHNOLOGY

This system is designed to automatically reduce engine power when both the brake and accelerator pedals are pressed at the same time under certain conditions.
Standard On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460, GX 460 LUXURY

BACKUP CAMERA* WITH DYNAMIC GRIDLINES

When you put the vehicle in reverse, the view from the backup camera is shown on the multimedia display in full color with dynamic gridlines to assist you with parking and other maneuvers.
Standard On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460, GX 460 LUXURY

CRAWL CONTROL*

Activated with the press of a button, Crawl Control is designed to automatically maintain an optimal slow and steady pace over challenging terrain.
Optional On: GX 460 LUXURY
HILL-START ASSIST CONTROL

HILL-START ASSIST CONTROL*

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.
Standard On: GX 460 PREMIUM, GX 460, GX 460 LUXURY

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