• (4.8) 40 reviews
  • MSRP: $9,876$22,040
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 22-23
  • Engine: 380-hp, 4.6-liter V-8 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 8-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
2007 Lexus LS 460

Our Take on the 2007 Lexus LS 460

Our Take

Lexus owns the high ground in the luxury sedan segment, with the perennially best-selling LS 430 setting the standard for comfort, resale value and quality. Even so, the new 2007 LS 460L, Lexus' response to Mercedes' new S-Class, pioneers new frontiers of luxury, comfort and safety.The ... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Touchy brakes
  • Ride gets choppy on concrete highways (steel suspension)
  • Trunk shrinks with optional rear air conditioning
  • Ice and snow accumulation confuses park sensors

Notable Features

  • 380-hp V-8
  • Eight-speed automatic
  • New long-wheelbase model
  • Optional self-parking system
  • Optional Pre-Collision System


Our Expert Reviews

Let me start by saying: I have long considered the Lexus flagship sedan to be the uber four-door model in the luxury passenger car segment.I thought so when it was called the Lexus LS 400. Ditto when it became the Lexus LS 430.But with the new-for-2007 Lexus LS 460, I'm not so sure.Don't get me wrong. The tested LS 460 L -- with the "L" designating the long-wheelbase edition of the se... Read full review for the 2007 Lexus LS 460

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Consumer Reviews


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One of the best cars on the road today

by Tom from Redmond, WA on August 5, 2007

I carefully considered three cars; the Mercedes S550, BMW570, and the Lexus LS460L. I drove all three cars back to back and read every review I could find. I read opinions about the cars and kept what... Read Full Review

2 Trim Levels Available

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Crash-Test Reports

IIHS Ratings

Based on Lexus LS 460 Base

Moderate overlap front

IIHS Ratings

Based on Lexus LS 460 Base

G Good
A Acceptable
M Marginal
P Poor

Moderate overlap front

Left Leg/Foot
Overall Front
Right Leg/Foot
Structure/safety cage
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is a nonprofit research and communications organization funded by auto insurers. IIHS rates vehicles good, acceptable, marginal or poor based on performance in high-speed front and side crash tests. IIHS also evaluates seat/head restraints for protection against neck injuries in rear impacts.


There are currently 5 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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