2024 Lexus GX Off-Road Review: A Trail Slayer Straight Out the Box

Apr 08, 2024

Experience the off-road capabilities of the 2024 Lexus GX 550 and discover why the base model is all you need for an exhilarating adventure.


A glimpse into the daily parade of jacked-up SUVs and pickups, from $80,000 Ford Broncos to old Fords and Chevys with bullet holes.

Living at the Intersection

The 2024 Lexus GX 550 in Nightfall Mica blue may fly under the radar, but it packs a powerful and capable punch.

Understated Power

Discover how the Premium+ trim of the Lexus GX 550 surprised with its off-road performance, surpassing the need for extra off-road features.

The Premium+ Surprise

Follow the off-road adventure of the 2024 Lexus GX 550 and witness its capabilities on sand dunes, muddy trails, and steep inclines.

Off-Roading Unleashed

Experience the impressive low-end torque and precise steering that allows the Lexus GX 550 to conquer challenging terrains with ease.

Unstoppable Grip

Witness the final challenge of a tricky descent where the Lexus GX 550 showcases its capabilities, despite a lack of hill-descent control.

The Finishing Challenge

Learn why the 2024 Lexus GX 550 is a phenomenal off-roader straight out of the box, making additional off-road features unnecessary.

The Off-Road Verdict