How much can a Lexus GX tow? No matter which GX trim level you prefer, the 2022 Lexus GX towing capacity tops off at an impressive 6,500 pounds! With one of the most competitive towing capacities in its class and superior off-road articulation, the new Lexus GX is the adventure-ready luxury SUV you've been searching for. Learn more about the Lexus GX 460 towing capacity below, then make the short trip from Fremont to test drive a new GX at Lexus of Pleasanton!


2022 Lexus GX Towing Capacity by Trim Level

Wondering how much a Lexus GX can tow at each trim level? There are three core 2022 GX trim levels and one special edition model for Dublin drivers to consider.

Lexus GX 460 towing capacity - 6,500 pounds

Even the entry-level Lexus GX trim can tow up to the maximum of 6,500 pounds. This model is also equipped with advanced tech features that will help you tow your boat or trailer through Livermore with confidence, like forward collision warning and front/rear parking sensors

Lexus GX 460 Premium towing capacity - 6,500 pounds

This trim level comes with a standard navigation system, helping you get to your weekend destinations with ease. Also standard are heated and ventilated seats, so chilly morning commutes and sunny afternoon errands will be more comfortable.

Lexus GX 460 Luxury towing capacity - 6,500 pounds

At the top of the Lexus GX core lineup is the GX 460 Luxury trim. Not only can it tow up to 6,500 pounds, but it can be elevated by Lexus packages like the Sport Design and Off-Road package so you can cover more ground while towing.

Lexus GX 460 Black Line Special Edition towing capacity - 6,500 pounds

This special edition Lexus GX SUV shares a maximum towing capacity with the core GX trim levels, but it boasts some exclusive performance features like Black Line Special Edition 18-inch split-six-spoke alloy wheels with Gloss Black finish and 265/60R18 mud- and snow-rated tires.

Lexus Features for Safer Towing

Towing in Livermore traffic can be a daunting task, but it's made easier with Lexus safety and performance features like Trailer Sway Control. This feature independently applies the brakes to each wheel and moderates throttle while towing, helping to prevent excessive trailer movement. You'll know the system is active when you see a flashing indicator. Other features that can help you tow safely include:

  • Downhill Assist Control
  • Blind Spot Monitor With Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Full-Time Four-Wheel Drive With Active Traction Control

Learn More About 2022 Lexus GX Performance

The Lexus GX towing capacity is supported by a strong 4.6L V8 engine that generates 301 hp and 329 lb-ft of torque, ensuring powerful acceleration even with a trailer in tow. Additionally, the 2022 Lexus GX is equipped with standard full-time four-wheel drive with Torsen® limited-slip center differential with an electronic differential lock. In other words, you'll be completely equipped to conquer tough off-road trails in your Lexus GX as soon as you secure the keys!

Explore the New Lexus GX SUV at Lexus of Pleasanton

Ready to upgrade your weekend adventures in the Bay Area? Whether you want to bring the family camper out for a weekend in the woods or you're eager to get out on the lake with your boat, the Lexus GX towing capacity can support you. Explore the 2022 Lexus GX available color palette so you tow in style. Contact us at your convenience to arrange a Lexus GX test drive, and apply for financing if you'd like to get pre-approved.