2022 Buick Enclave vs. 2022 Lexus GX 460 | NewCars.com

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2022 Buick Enclave vs. 2022 Lexus GX 460 Review

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2022 Buick
Enclave

MSRP*: $42,800 to $57,100
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Picture of the 2022 Lexus GX 460

2022 Lexus
GX 460

MSRP*: $56,125 to $65,635
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MPG - City 17 - 18 MPG 15 MPG
MPG - Hwy 25 - 26 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 7 seats 6 - 7 seats
Cargo Space 97.4 ft3 64.7 ft3
Engine
  • 310-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 301-hp, 4.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 9-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Horsepower 310 hp 301 hp
Towing Capacity Info not available 6,500 lbs
Exterior Length 204.8 in 192.1 in
Exterior Width 78.8 in 74.2 in
Leg Room Front 41.2 in
Rear 38.3 in
Front 41.7 in
Rear 34.1 in
Head Room Front 41.2 - 42.6 in
Rear 39.0 - 39.9 in
Front 38.0 in
Rear 40.4 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Buick Enclave than in the Lexus GX 460. The Buick Enclave will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Lexus GX 460.

Convenience
The Buick Enclave requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Lexus GX 460, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Buick Enclave will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Lexus GX 460.

Dimensions
Since the Buick Enclave is much wider than the Lexus GX 460, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Buick Enclave, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Lexus GX 460.

Handling
The Buick Enclave has a larger turning radius than the Lexus GX 460, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Buick Enclave and the Lexus GX 460.

Powertrain
With its lower torque engine, the Buick Enclave doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Lexus GX 460.

Utility
The Buick Enclave offers greater seating capacity than the Lexus GX 460, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Buick Enclave, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Lexus GX 460.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Buick Enclave than that of the Lexus GX 460.