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Lexus LFA specs

Car type Coupe
Curb weight 1609 kg (3547 lbs)
Power / weight 348 ps (343 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 298 Nm (220 lb-ft) / t
Introduced 2010
Origin country Japan
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Performance

Top speed 325 kph (202 mph)
0 - 40 kph 1.6 s
0 - 50 kph 2.0 s
0 - 100 kph 3.7 s
0 - 200 kph 11.4 s
0 - 300 kph 50.6 s
0 - 60 mph 3.6 s
0 - 100 mph 7.8 s
0 - 150 mph 18.3 s
Est. 1/8 mile 7.7 s @ 98.8 mph
1/4 mile 11.6 s @ 123.0 mph
Est. 1/2 mile 18.3 s @ 147.3 mph
Est. 1 mile 29.9 s @ 167.1 mph
1000 m 21.2 s @ 260.0 kph
Est. 100 - 200 kph 7.7 s
Est. 200 - 300 kph 39.2 s
60 mph - 0 29 m (94 ft)
70 mph - 0 48 m (156 ft)
Lateral acceleration 1.05 g (10 m/s²)

More acceleration times

Lexus LFA acceleration graph
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Good Gamer  9m  

Sorry my bad,it was a 370 Tuned,I didn't look at the car carefully.


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Good Gamer  9m  

The version is nurburgring package with tsukuba time of 1:07.75


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Good Gamer  9m  

Lexus LFA Tsukuba 1:07.750 Condition damp(maybe)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lwZWBjzrXjM


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justFound  2y  

according to Autoweek difference between regular LFA and Nurburing Edition is 7 second. 7:14 vs 7:21
found links:
https://youtube.com/watch?v=jvL4aubO6yY


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lafars  3y  

i just wathed panser (bonnet/hood) on MAX where fredric asboe challanged henning solberg to a set a laptime around Vaalerbanen

fredric was driving the LFA while henning was driving the SL65 AMG Black series

the LFA won despite power/torque disadvantage with a time of 1:44, while the SL65 lost due to its weight disadvantage with a time of 1:50

keep in mind that the SL65 black has 670hp and 1000NM of torque vs 560hp and 480NM of torque


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Fangio Man  3y  

OK, thanks, lafars. :)


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lafars  3y  

@fangio man

Yes, there was made a one-off spyder, however I was very surprised when I went on Lexusenthusiast and discovered that they've made a second yellow one


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Jankes  4y  

R8 have much longer gears.


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BR2+  4y  

I also think that was a crap test, This is SLIGHTLY slower then an R8 V10 in the 1/4, But pulls HARD after, so I don't see why its 0-300Kph time would be...11s slower, It does have little torquethough, but still, And its 0-150Mph times supports that, id guess a high to mide 30s range given the wing doesn't pop up, if so id say it would be about 5s slower, just depends. Car&Driver had some really fantastic times for this car against e 599 HGTE, the best test, so I call that 0-300Kph time just crap.


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lafars  4y  

@karthick01

my theory here is:
-the wing (cd=0.39)
-weight (weights more than the F50 with much of the same power and numbers)
-gear ratios


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sg  4y  

lfa wins gt


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Karthick01  4y  

New Photos.


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Karthick01  4y  

Why The Lexus LFA is So Slow in 0-300 Kph.


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Fangio Man  4y  

Did not they plan to build an LFA Spyder? If I am correct they already built a prototype or something. What happened to this project?


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Hi-Lo  4y  

10 years to get it to showrooms and gets bitch slapped by cars not exceeding 150k - sexus


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lafars  4y  

it took toyota 15 days to make the carbonfibre monocoque in-house, 3 days to assemble the car, 2.5 days to assemble the engine + half a day of testing and 7 days of final inspection

source: megafactories, jay leno's garage


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Bingo  4y  

cool car

but i did not expect it to get beat by cars from 1990s ~ 2010


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BR2+  4y  

@Obvious Troll

I didn't agree with you.

Overpriced everyone can agree with you, Japanese pos, only an ignorant fool would think that regardless of price.

@Everyone Else

As in members I ment REAL ones who have been here not registered.


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Shaggy  4y  

@ BR2+: I registered this year, back In February, I had to, some troll kept using my name.


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Fangio Man  4y  

@BR2
I count more than one real members that joined this year: Shaggy, CoolShirtGuy, Hamcee, lafars, you and me. ;P


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Fangio Man  4y  

About the development costs:

500 X 375.000 € (LFA) = 187.500.000 € + 22.250.000 € (NE) = 209.750.000 € (+/-) ?

If the production compensates the development that could really be correct... :D


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lafars  4y  

@mental

same here, i weren't interested in lexus either and i don't know why i cought such a intrest in the LFA, but now with the F-sport marque and setting BMW as their goal it is quite interesting to see how it goes (remember hyundai went from nothing in the 90s to interesting in the later years, much due to improvement in quality and design)

i think i like the LFA because there is something european about it, a high reving N/A V10 with CF chassis and no care of the selling price is very much like the european car manufactures when they build a halo car


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lafars  4y  

@troll

there are a numbers of factors contributing to the price:
-matrial (carbon isn't cheap)
development (longer development=more money into the project)
-not taking any shortcuts (they could've turbocharged the engine, but they went for N/A)
-limited numbers produced
-not sharing anything with any other car (except for the multi-media interface)
-bespoke engine
-development and dropping of DCT


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Mental  4y  

I personally consider this car as a technical prodigy, a design masterpiece. It is not just an "overpriced Toyota", this car is absolutely unique. LFA is, without any doubt, one of the best cars ever come from Japan. But I, unfortunately, have to admit LFA is incredibly overpriced judging from its performance. For that money I would rather take Aventador / F12berlinetta / MP4-12C / 991 GT3 together with manual-tranny Cayman. But still, I'm glad LFA actually exists - that's a good lesson for Japanese autoindustry.

I'm sure people hate on LFA simply because the "Lexus" badge on it. Silly stereotype. But again, this is no another glorified Toyota; LFA is extraordinary. You should have respected this car at least for its truly magnificent, glorious V10 sound.

I personally did not really care about Lexus in past years. Just like you, I thought it was nothing more but a bit more luxurious Toyota. And their design-language was absolutely booooring. But all that was until LFA was presented. In my eyes Lexus momently become a worthy impressive automaker, since I saw they can make something as schick-modern as LFA. And now even the rest of their model range is becoming impressive that before used to be boring! And their modern concepts: I honestly consider LF-CC is one of the most elegant looking cars ever made. And who knows what the future will bring us? I sincerely hope an LFA's successor! :D


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Jankes  4y  

It's not that bad. But compared to any other sportscar is just one of the worst and for that price?!
The Japanese wanted to see their skills the creation of a sports car. Turned out that they can't make sports cars. In fact, They go all weak.


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lafars  4y  

@troll, if you were clever you would notice the. Jpg at the end of the link, which means it directs you to a picture not Lexusenthusiast ( or you could've clicked the link and find out that the words were not said by anyone on Lexusenthusiast)

Why you failed at making anyone mad


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Niki Lauda  4y  

lafars did it really have to be from a site that starts with lexus + enthusiast ? haha dude you're trying way too hard

the lfa failed big time and toyota is back to manufacturing corollas and the rest of the ugly of the ugliest cars slowly combining outdated lfa tech in to their ugly cars

overpriced ugly lexus has no place in the world of high performance cars


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Super8  4y  

@ Troll: If you talk shit again about my country's creation I'll let "Shibito" and "Yamibito" to break your bone!


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Jankes  4y  

@lafars you are wrong. I'm not "Sulphur". I always thinking that Japanese can't make real sportscars.


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lafars  4y  

i can refrence that EVO magazine mentioned the LFA as a good competitor to the F12

http://lexusenthusiast.com/images/weblog/12-08-22-lexus-lfa-vs-ferrari-berlinetta-evo-magazine.jpg

and it could hold itself against the aventador in CAR magazine (scans on germancarforum), and as you've said power isn't everything

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