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|Weight = 3263 lb (1480 kg)
 
|Weight = 3263 lb (1480 kg)
 
|Transmission = 6-speed Automated Sequential, RWD
 
|Transmission = 6-speed Automated Sequential, RWD
|Engine = 4.8 litre (4805 cc) 72º [[V10]]
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|Engine = 4.8 litre (4805 cc) ''[[Toyota 1LR-GUE engine|1LR-GUE]] 72º DOHC [[V10]], 40 valve
 
|Power = 560 hp (412 kW/560 PS) @ 8700 rpm<br>354 lb-ft (480 Nm) of [[torque]] @ 6800 rpm
 
|Power = 560 hp (412 kW/560 PS) @ 8700 rpm<br>354 lb-ft (480 Nm) of [[torque]] @ 6800 rpm
 
|Similar =  [[Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano]]<br>[[Lamborghini Murcielago|Lamborghini Murcielago LP670-4 SV]]<br>[[Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG]]<br>[[Chevrolet Corvette ZR1]]<br>[[McLaren MP4-12C]]
 
|Similar =  [[Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano]]<br>[[Lamborghini Murcielago|Lamborghini Murcielago LP670-4 SV]]<br>[[Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG]]<br>[[Chevrolet Corvette ZR1]]<br>[[McLaren MP4-12C]]

Revision as of 10:07, 22 October 2009

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Lexus LFA
Lexus
aka Type aka here, not up there
Production 2011 - 2013
500 units only
Class Supercar
Body Style 2-door, 2-seat Front-Mid engined Coupe
Length 177.6 in (4.51 m)
Width 74.8 in (1.90 m)
Height 48.0 in (1.22 m)
Wheelbase 102.56 in
Weight 3263 lb (1480 kg)
Transmission 6-speed Automated Sequential, RWD
Engine 4.8 litre (4805 cc) 1LR-GUE 72º DOHC V10, 40 valve
Power 560 hp (412 kW/560 PS) @ 8700 rpm
354 lb-ft (480 Nm) of torque @ 6800 rpm
Similar Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano
Lamborghini Murcielago LP670-4 SV
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG
Chevrolet Corvette ZR1
McLaren MP4-12C
Designer Designer (lead designer if it was a team effort)

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LFA
MSRP
¥ 37.5 million
(US$ 375,000/€ 250,720)
Invoice
$Price1

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Engine and Transmission

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ENGINE

  • Engine Type: 1LR-GUE
  • Cylinders/arrangement: V10
  • Valve mechanism: 40-valve DOHC
  • Displacement: 4,805 cc
  • Bore x Stroke: 88.0 x 79.0 mm
  • Compression ratio: 12.0:1
  • Fuel Injection Type: EFI
  • Octane Rating : 95 or higher
  • Max. Power: 552 bhp @ 8,700 rpm
  • Max Torque: 480 Nm @ 6,800 rpm
  • Max. engine speed: 9,000 rpm
  • Exhaust emissions certification: Euro 5


TRANSMISSION

  • Gearbox type: 6-speed Automated Sequential Gearbox
  • Front counter gear ratio: 1.259
  • Gear ratios
    • 1st: 3.231
    • 2nd: 2.188
    • 3rd: 1.609
    • 4th: 1.233
    • 5th: 0.970
    • 6th: 0.795
    • Final drive ratio: 3.417
  • Maximum permissible speed
    • 1st: 52 mph
    • 2nd: 76 mph
    • 3rd: 104 mph
    • 4th: 136 mph
    • 5th: 172 mph
    • 6th: -

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PERFORMANCE

  • 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h): 3.7 s
  • Top speed of 201.94 mph (325 km/h)
  • Power-to-weight ratio of 5.8 pounds/hp
  • 48/52 front-to-rear weight distribution

BRAKES

  • Front: Cross-drilled ventilated discs, 399 x 34 mm
  • Rear: Cross-drilled ventilated discs, 360 x 28 mm

SUSPENSION

  • Front: Double wishbone with anti-roll bar
  • Rear: Multilink with anti-roll bar

STEERING

  • Steering gear type: Rack and pinion
  • Power steering type: Electric
  • Ratio: 14.3
  • Turns lock to lock: 2.35

TYRES AND WHEELS

  • Wheels
    • Front: 20x9.5J BBS alloy
    • Rear: 20x11.5J BBS alloy
  • Tyres
    • Front: 265/35R20 95Y
    • Rear: 305/30R20 99Y



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See Also

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