2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe vs. 2022 Lexus GX 460 | NewCars.com

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2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe vs. 2022 Lexus GX 460 Review

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2021 Jeep
Wrangler Unlimited 4xe

MSRP*: $51,525 to $55,225
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2022 Lexus
GX 460

MSRP*: $55,625 to $65,135
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MPG - City Info not available 15 MPG
MPG - Hwy Info not available Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 6 - 7 seats
Cargo Space 67.4 ft3 64.7 ft3
Engine
  • 375-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Plug-In Electric/Gas)
  • 301-hp, 4.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Horsepower 375 hp 301 hp
Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs 6,500 lbs
Exterior Length 188.4 in 192.1 in
Exterior Width 73.8 in 74.2 in
Leg Room Front 40.8 in
Rear 38.2 in
Front 41.7 in
Rear 34.1 in
Head Room Front 40.7 - 42.8 in
Rear 40.2 - 42.6 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 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe than in the Lexus GX 460. The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe 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.

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 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Lexus GX 460.

Dimensions
The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe is about the same width as the Lexus GX 460. When looking at overall length, the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Lexus GX 460.

Handling
The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe 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 towing capacity, the Lexus GX 460 is clearly the choice over the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe for pulling heavy loads. The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe has a little more horsepower than the Lexus GX 460.

Powertrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Lexus GX 460.

Utility
The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe has less seating than the Lexus GX 460, making the Lexus GX 460 the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Lexus GX 460.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe than that of the Lexus GX 460.