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(from Lexus Press
Release) Lexus Announces Price of All-New LFA Supercar
TORRANCE, Calif. (Feb.
24, 2010) – Lexus today announced the Manufacturer’s Suggested
Retail Price (MSRP) of $375,000 for the all-new 2012 LFA supercar.
The MSRP does not include a delivery, processing and handling fee.
LFA, the flagship for the F portfolio of Lexus performance models is
the fastest Lexus production car ever built and delivers world-class
design, performance, and cutting-edge technology. The LFA is only
available as a two-year lease with the intent to purchase. Only 500
LFA will be built worldwide.
“The LFA has more passion and character than any Lexus built and
we’re excited that we’re finally able to give U.S. customers
official pricing,” said Mark Templin, Lexus group vice president and
All LFAs will be hand-built to customer specifications and
production will begin December 2010. Customers will be able to
choose from three-configurations included in the base MSRP:
-- Configuration 1 –
Leather or Alcantara®-trimmed seats.
-- Configuration 2 – Leather or Alcantara-trimmed seats, Lexus
Navigation System and Mark Levinson Premium Surround Sound
-- Configuration 3 – Leather or Alcantara-trimmed seats, Lexus
Navigation System, Mark Levinson Premium Surround Sound system,
and Lexus Enform™ with Safety Connect™.
Customers will be able
to customize the LFA with 30 exterior colors, six brake caliper
colors, and 12 interior colors. Some choices carry an additional
The Lexus LFA is exclusively powered by a sophisticated new
high-revving 4.8-liter V10 engine that generates 552 horsepower at
8,700 rpm and 354 lb.-ft. of peak torque at 6,800 rpm. The engine is
mated to a unique six-speed Automated Sequential Gearbox (ASG) with
paddle shifters that enables ultra-quick gear shifts (0.2 seconds)
with four driving modes – AUTO, SPORT, NORMAL and WET for
Lexus’ supercar accelerates from 0 to 60 in 3.6 seconds and achieves
a maximum speed of 202 mph thanks to an independently controlled
throttle body for each cylinder, high-volume 12-hole injectors, dual
Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i), low-friction engine
components, and equal length exhaust manifolds.
Lightweight, powerful and balanced, the LFA features advanced Carbon
Fiber Reinforced Plastic (CFRP) construction for its chassis and
bodywork to deliver a light, incredibly strong and impact-resistant
structure. To help provide superior handling and braking and
traction control the LFA features track-tuned lightweight aluminum
alloy suspension components; six-piston front and four-piston rear
calipers to grip the Carbon Ceramic Material (CCM) brake rotors; and
a specially calibrated Vehicle Dynamics Integrated Management (VDIM)
The low-slung LFA exudes supercar styling with Lexus design
philosophy in one cohesive form. Its clean, muscular and athletic
design is complemented by extraordinary aerodynamics for optimal
drivetrain cooling and superb high-speed handling. Its incredible
exhaust note is possible by the multi-stage exhaust system that
exits through a stacked trio of exhaust outlets. The LFA’s exterior
styling is further enhanced with BBS® 20-inch forged-aluminum
10-spoke wheels available in three different finishes.
“After years of development, Lexus is able to offer driving
enthusiasts an exciting and exclusive combination of performance and
luxury in a sleek supercar package. It’s thrilling to know that in
about a year, you just might see one driving down the street,” said