Flash Drive

2022 Lexus LX 600 Ultra Luxury

Model Tested: 2022 Lexus LX 600 Ultra Luxury

The 2022 Lexus LX 600 Ultra Luxury is an imposing full size SUV that’s at home in the city and on rugged back roads.

Engine: 3.5-liter V-6, 409 horsepower and 479 lb.-ft torque

Transmission: 10-speed automatic transmission, all-wheel drive

EPA Rating: 17-mpg city, 22-mpg highway, 19-mpg combined

Base Price: $126,000

As Tested: $128,030


Great off-road capabilities

Loaded with high-tech off-road features

The back right seat is the place to be in the LX 600 Ultra Luxury–it’s better than flying first class.

Cameras for viewing off-road clearance issues

Smooth transmission, no excess gear shuffling

Several drive modes

Highly informative details on screen @off-road functions

Twin turbocharged V-6

Peak torque hits around 1600 rpm

8,000 pound tow rating

The Ultra Luxury features include a reclining, massaging seat and a power footrest and forward sliding front seat for stretch out comfort.

Active Height Control system

Big 265/50R22 tires

Lockable center differential


Spacious, comfortable, fantastically well-appointed interior

Back seat features beyond most luxury homes

Luxurious front row accommodations, too

Stretch-out legroom

Power tilt/telescopic steering column

Front row comfort and features are excellent, too.

Power lumbar both front seats

Right side back seat reclines and has massage features

Power footrest for right rear seat

Large grab handles on “B” pillars


The limo-like second row negates normal cargo functions

Cool box in center console

Two info screens

Medium locking glovebox

The LX 600 has incredible off-road features beyond its luxurious nature.

Large sun visors

Excellent windshield wipers

Flat floor in cargo area

WOW Factors:

The back right seat area is incredible

An over the top four-passenger executive coach

High tech off-road capabilities

Smooth, powerful engine/transmission


Stop the big grille wars—Lexus won

The LX 600 has a power lift gate, flat cargo deck, and ample luggage space.

Sticker shock

Only holds four people

Bottom Line:

The 2022 Lexus LX 600 Ultra Luxury is a huge SUV that begs the question why and at the same time shows how great the free market economy is at giving customers incredibly diverse choices. The LX 600 Ultra Luxury is a great corporate executive car for busy CEOs who want to work and relax in comfort while being chauffeured to their next appointment even if that involves snow or rugged mountain roads. Both the luxury and technical components are over the top on the LX 600

The Lexus LX 600 Ultra Luxury rolls on 22-inch wheels and low profile tires.

Ultra Luxury.