Land Rover Discovery vs. Lexus GX

 White
SE
VS
 White
GX 460

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$50,953 - $56,720
$44,404 - $48,415

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.88 / 5
16 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
254 - 340 hp
301 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.0L Si6 V6 Supercharged
3.0L Td6 V6 Turbocharged Diesel
4.6L V8 DOHC 32V w/Dual VVT

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Optional

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional

Automatic Parking

Automatic Parking
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.4 in.
41.7 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40 in.
38 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
37.6 in.
34.1 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39 in.
40.4 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional

CD Player

CD Player
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5 - 7
7

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory

3rd Row Seating

3rd Row Seating
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar

Exterior Features

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Optional

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler

Running Boards

Running Boards

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
115 in.
109.8 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
40.4 ft.
38.1 ft.

Width

Width
78.7 in.
74.2 in.

Mechanical Specs

Horsepower

Horsepower
254 - 340 hp
301 hp

Torque

Torque
332 - 443 ft. lbs.
329 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
7716 - 8201 .lbs
7000 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
772 - 820 .lbs
700 .lbs

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
8 Cylinders

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
4 Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
22.5 - 23.5 gal.
23 gal.

Combined

Combined
8 - 11 mpg
8 - 9 mpg

City

City
16 mpg
15 mpg

Highway

Highway
21 mpg
18 mpg

Air Suspension

Air Suspension
Optional

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Conventional Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Optional
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag
Optional

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag
Optional

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Land Rover Discovery
Lexus GX

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Body Code

Body Code
S
S

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive
Four Wheel Drive

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5 - 7
7

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap
6592 - 6989 lbs.
6600 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
18 - 23 mpg.
16 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
16 - 21 mpg.
15 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
21 - 26 mpg.
18 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
7716 - 8201 lbs.
7000 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
772 - 820 lbs.
700 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
7716 - 8201 lbs.
7000 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
772 - 820 lbs.
700 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
7716 - 8201 lbs.
7000 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Supercharger Premium Unleaded V-6 - Intercooled Turbo Diesel V-6
Premium Unleaded V-8

Displacement

Displacement
3.0 L/183
4.6 L/281

Fuel System

Fuel System
Diesel Direct Injection - Gasoline Direct Injection
Sequential MPI

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
3.52

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
2.04

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11
1.40

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67
1.00

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28
0.72

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.59

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.29
3.22

Trans PTO Access

Trans PTO Access
No
No

Transfer Case Model

Transfer Case Model
Electronic - None
Electronic

Transfer Case Power Take Off

Transfer Case Power Take Off
No
No

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.0 - 9.8
11.1

Engine Oil Cooler

Engine Oil Cooler
Regular Duty
130

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Short And Long Arm
Regular Duty

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Double Wishbone

Axle Type - Front

Axle Type - Front
Independent
Multi-Link

Axle Type - Rear

Axle Type - Rear
Independent
Independent

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
3.73
Rigid Axle

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.73
3.91

Spare Tire Order Code

Spare Tire Order Code
029MI
3.91

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P235/65VR19, P255/55VR20, P275/45VR21
P265/60HR18

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P235/65VR19, P255/55VR20, P275/45VR21
P265/60HR18

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact - Full-Size
Full-Size

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 X 7.5 - 21 X 9.5 in.
18 X 7.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 X 7.5 - 21 X 9.5 in.
18 X 7.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact - Full-Size in.
Full-Size in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
40.4 ft.
38.1 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Brake ABS System (Second Line)

Brake ABS System (Second Line)
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.7 - 14.2 in.
13.3 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.8 - 13.8 in.
12.3 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
22.5 - 23.5 gal.
23 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40 in.
38 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.4 in.
41.7 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
60.4 in.
55.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39 in.
56.5 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
37.6 in.
40.4 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
59.5 in.
34.1 in.

Third Head Room

Third Head Room
37.9 in.
57.3 in.

Third Leg Room

Third Leg Room
33.5 in.
55.2 in.

Third Shoulder Room

Third Shoulder Room
47.1 in.
35.2 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
115 in.
29.3 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
78.7 in.
54.5 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
73 in.
43.1 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
66.5 in.
109.8 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
66.4 in.
74.2 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
8.7 in.
74.2 in.

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1
77.3 in.
62.4 in.

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2
44.1 in.
62.4 in.

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3
11.8 in.
8.1 in.

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
55.6 in.
64.7 ft³.

Cargo Box (Area) Height

Cargo Box (Area) Height
37 in.
46.7 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
85 - 88.3 ft³.
11.6 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
40.2 - 43.5 ft³.
GX460

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
9.1 - 43.5 ft³.
Intermediate Luxury Sport Utility

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84
Sport Utility

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
4.6

Model Group

Model Group
Discovery
DOHC

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Luxury Sport Utility
aluminum

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
8

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.0
4