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2007 Lexus GX 470 2009 Chevrolet Tahoe
2007 Lexus GX 470 2009 Chevrolet Tahoe
2007 Lexus GX 470 2009 Chevrolet Tahoe
2007 Lexus GX 470 2009 Chevrolet Tahoe
2007 Lexus GX 470 2009 Chevrolet Tahoe
2007 Lexus GX 470 2009 Chevrolet Tahoe

Model Line Overview
2007 Lexus GX 470 2009 Chevrolet Tahoe
Model lineup: Lexus GX 470 ($46,635) Chevy Tahoe LS 2WD ($36,965), LS 4WD ($41,025); LT1 2WD ($39,315), LT1 4WD ($42,165); LT2 2WD ($41,840), LT2 4WD ($44,690); LTZ 2WD ($48,550), LTZ 4WD ($51,400); Hybrid 2WD ($50,455), Hybrid 4WD ($53,260)
Engines: 263-hp 4.7-liter DOHC 32-valve V8 with variable valve timing 295-hp 4.8-liter V8; 310- or 320-hp 5.3-liter V8; 395-hp 6.2-liter V8; 332-hp 6.0-liter hybrid V8
Transmissions: 5-speed automatic 6-speed automatic; 4-speed automatic; Electrically Variable Transmission with four fixed gears
Safety equipment:
front airbags: front passenger side-impact airbags; side curtain head-protection airbags with rollover sensing; seatbelt pretensioners and force limiters; ABS with brake assist and electronic brake-force distribution; Vehicle Stability Control anti-skid system; traction control; tire-pressure monitor dual-stage front airbags, full-coverage head-protecting curtain side airbags with rollover sensors; tire-pressure monitor, LATCH child safety seat anchors; four-wheel antilock brakes; traction control; electronic stability control with rollover mitigation; OnStar 8.0
Safety equipment:
back-up camera rear park assist, rear-view camera, integrated trailer brake control
Basic warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Assembled in: Tahara, Japan Arlington, Texas

Specifications As Tested
2007 Lexus GX 470 2009 Chevrolet Tahoe
Model tested (MSRP): Lexus GX 470 ($46,635) Chevy Tahoe Hybrid 4WD ($53,260)
Standard equipment: leather upholstery; bird's-eye maple trim; automatic climate control w/air filtration; 11-speaker AM/FM/cassette w/auxiliary input jack and six-CD changer in center console; rear-seat audio system; heated, power front seats w/driver's-side memory; reclining split/folding middle-row seats; overhead console w/map lights and storage; HomeLink universal transceiver; cruise control; power moonroof w/retractable sunshade; power windows w/auto up-down feature and pinch protection; rear quarter swing-out windows w/privacy glass; power tilt/telescopic steering column w/automatic tilt-away; steering wheel-mounted audio controls; floor mats; dual illuminated vanity mirrors; electrochromic rearview mirror w/compass; remote keyless entry; first aid kit; tool kit leather upholstery (vinyl third row); three-zone climate control; heated power front bucket seats; navigation; front center console; split-folding second-row bench seat; tilt leather-wrapped steering wheel with radio controls; adjustable pedals; cruise control; intermittent wipers front/rear; power locks, mirrors and windows; remote keyless entry; heated outside mirrors; side assist steps; AM/FM/CD Bose audio; XM satellite radio; Bluetooth; rearview camera; auto-dimming rearview mirror; automatic headlights; theft-deterrent system;; trailer hitch platform with seven-wire harness; one year of OnStar service; rear cargo shade; fog lamps; P265/65R18 tires on alloy wheels; remote start
Options as tested (MSRP): third-row seat with rear air conditioner ($2,030); tow hitch receiver ($50); navigation system with Mark Levinson Audio ($3,250); rear seat DVD entertainment system ($1,650) rear DVD entertainment ($1,295); moonroof ($995)
Destination charge: ($695) ($950)
Gas guzzler tax: N/A N/A
Price as tested (MSRP) $54,310 $56,500
Layout: four-wheel drive four-wheel drive
Engine: 4.7-liter DOHC 32-valve V8 with variable valve timing 6.0-liter ohv 16-valve V8/300-volt electric hybrid
Horsepower (hp @ rpm): 263 @ 5400 332 @ 5100
Torque (lb.-ft. @ rpm): 323 @ 3400 367 @ 4100
Transmission: 5-speed automatic 4-speed electronically variable automatic
EPA fuel economy, city/hwy: 15/19 mpg 20/20 mpg
Wheelbase: 109.8 in. 116.0 in.
Length/width/height: 188.2/74.0/74.6 in. 202.0/79.0/77.0 in.
Track, f/r: 62.2/62.2 in. 68.2/67.0 in.
Turning circle: 37.4 ft. 39.0 ft.
Seating capacity: 8 7
Head/hip/leg room, f: 40.2/55.1/41.8 in. 41.1/65.3/41.3 in.
Head/hip/leg room, m: 40.0/54.8/36.8 in. 38.5/60.6/40.5 in.
Head/hip/leg room, r: 36.5/56.4/24.9 in. 38.2/49.1/25.4 in.
Cargo volume: 77.5 cu. ft. 108.9 cu. ft.
Payload N/A N/A
Towing capacity: 6500 Lbs. independent, coil springs, antisway bar Lbs.
Suspension, f: independent, double-wishbone with coil springs, anti-roll bar, variable-rate shock absorbers independent, coil springs, antisway bar
Suspension, r: solid axle with air springs, anti-roll bar, variable rate shock absorbers five-link, coil springs, antisway bar
Ground clearance: 8.3 in. 9.0 in.
Curb weight: 4871 Lbs. 5835 Lbs.
Tires: P265/65HR17 all-season 265/65R18
Brakes, f/r: vented disc/vented disc with ABS, EBD, Brake Assist, electronic brake-force distribution vented disc/vented disc with ABS
Fuel capacity: 23.0 gal. 24.5 gal.

2007 Lexus GX 470 2009 Chevrolet Tahoe

(MSRP) effective as of
August 28, 2006.

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(MSRP) effective as of
December 23, 2008.

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  • Unless otherwise indicated, specifications refer to test vehicle.
  • All prices are manufacturer's suggested retail prices (MSRP).
  • Prices do not include manufacturer's destination and delivery charges.
  • N/A: Information not available or not applicable.