GX470 is the successor of 460-model in the GX lineup. It is also available as a SUV similar to its former model. This vehicle is developed based on the platform of Toyota FJ Cruiser and 4Runner. The 470-model is designed as a midsize sedan similar to the 460-model.
Coming to mechanical details, GX470 is designed with a 4.7-liter V8 engine, which has the power to put out 235 horsepower. After some refinements, the engine will get the ability to develop 270 hp of power. In 2006, some improvements were included in this vehicle to develop an output power of about 270 hp.
GX470 Vs GX460
One can see many similarities between the GX460 and GX470 models of Lexus in GX lineup. Both models have same safety features such as curtain side airbags, rear backup cameras, and navigation system. Apart from similarities, some differences are usage of an automatic 5-speed gearbox, including Bluetooth Connectivity, an advanced navigation system, and an automatic dual zone climate control.