TORONTO, Ontario, September 19, 2017 – Torex Gold Resources Inc. (the “Company” or “Torex”) (TSX:TXG) is pleased to announce high grade intercepts in the step-out drilling in the quadrant to the northwest of the current Sub-Sill resource area, associated with its El Limon-Guajes Mine (ELG) in Southwest Mexico. Highlighted intercepts from this step-out program include 41.4 g/t Au over 19.3m in a 40-meter step-out to the north, in borehole SST-71. To the northwest, in a 130-meter step-out, borehole SST-91 intercepted 35.9m of 5.7 g/t Au, including 3.5m of 32.2 g/t Au, and another 3.5m of 14.1 g/t Au. In a more westerly direction, in a 240-meter step-out, borehole SST-88 intercepted 11.6 g/t Au over 3.6 meters. The Company also announced results of an additional 15 holes of the in-fill program that will contribute to the next resource estimate, including 32.2 g/t Au over 29.3m in borehole SST-72.