Although long in the tooth, the GX 460 is very quiet and quick, yet it's highly capable off-road and adept at towing a 6,500-pound load.
The 4.6-liter V8 engine and six-speed automatic make for a slick powertrain but got an abysmal 17 mpg overall.
Handling is lumbering but ultimately secure.
The ride is very comfortable, especially at low speeds, although the body tends to jostle when driving over uneven pavement.
Inside, the cabin is plush and well-finished.
Drivers of almost any height should find a good seating position.
There's plenty of space all around and a commanding view out.
The small third-row seat folds when it's not in use, but the side-swinging tailgate can be inconvenient at times.
FCW and AEB with pedestrian detection are standard.