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Lexus IS 250 C specs

Car type Convertible
Curb weight 1825 kg (4023 lbs)
Introduced 2010
Origin country Japan
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Submitted by Georg

Lap times

Track Time
Balocco 3:16.76

Performance

0 - 100 kph9.0 s
Top speed210 kph (130 mph)

Powertrain specs

Engine type V6 24V DOHC n/a
Displacement 2.5 l (153 ci)
Power 208 ps (205 bhp / 153 kw)
Torque 252 Nm (186 lb-ft)
Power / liter 83 ps (82 hp)
Power / weight 114 ps (112 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 138 Nm (102 lb-ft) / t
Transmission 6 speed automatic
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive
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Georg  14y ago

btw the 2010 IS 250 sedan model is claimed in Germany by Lexus with 1685-1700kg


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Georg  14y ago

weight number are manufactor claims from Lexus Germany homepage


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Inline 6 rules  14y ago

I know that the convertible version is ALWAYS heavier than the coupé or sedan version but 1825kg? The sedan IS250 is 1570 kg.


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FastestLaps  14y ago

Show me one hard-top convertible that is not heavy.


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Inline 6 rules  14y ago

Why is it so heavy?


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FastestLaps  14y ago

I only have two real seats so this answer your question :)

The TT is absolutely tiny. I can imagine you have a lot less options when it comes to interior or boot space. Coming back to the topic, the Lexus cab is not supposed to be a versatile family van and in order to save the sleek profile of the car they had to screw up bootspace. I quite like the IS and cab is looking good, but you can not get away from the fact that a Lexus cabrio and especially in red'n'white is a women's car. It just is. And this is not sexism - this is common sense.


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FastestLaps  14y ago

I rarely use trunk I prefer putting stuff in the back seat, unless it's a snow shovel or something along those lines :)


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Georg  14y ago

I only have two real seats so this answer your question :)


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FastestLaps  14y ago

But seriously, how many passengers you take with you for a causaual shopping trip?


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Georg  14y ago

LOL

for single only


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FastestLaps  14y ago

and were should I put the passengers? g

You can leave them at the shopping mall and come back to pick 'em up later.


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Georg  14y ago

and were should I put the passengers? g


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FastestLaps  14y ago

Put your shopping bags in the passenger or rear seat. Problem solved. :)


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Georg  14y ago

open top the IS 250 C has only 165l trunk space left thats 50l less than a smart has..


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Anonymous  14y ago

whats wrong with the top?


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His Highness  14y ago

Neither.


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Wads  14y ago

Georg it may have a hidden storage area behind that beige vertical panel..... most hardtop convertibles are pretty shit for storage with the roof down. My M3 has a moderate amount of space under the roof (a medium suitcase) but you can't access it without putting the roof up again.


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Georg  14y ago

no girly car...as you see with open top there is no trunk left for shopping ... the roof construction of the Lexus IS convertible is a joke..


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FastestLaps  14y ago

Why not have both? The girl and girly car :D


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Inline 6 rules  14y ago

Which one would you choose? The blonde girl or the car?

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