Lexus LFA: Technology’s Best Invention

Lexus manufactured a two seater car that is a Lexus LFA. From the marquee line of performance, this is the second model from Lexus then came IS F. There are three concept versions each was shown on the international auto show of North America with LF-A designation and in association with the LF series concept line. In the year 2005 the first LF-a was premiered followed by the second in the year 2007 LF-A which was completely furnished with the exterior and interior. The third version was premiered in 2008, which was a roadster model. The trademark of the LFA production model was shown at the motor show in Tokyo in October 2009.

A peek inside

The features of the new Lexus LFA production model include CFRP- carbon fiber reinforced polymer body and a new V10 engine.65 % of the LFA’s body is made from the CFRC material. It is the composition by mass. This model was manufactured very late in the year 2013 with price 375,000 US dollars. In 2012, another model was launched that was circuit tuned variant with price 445,000 US dollars as a base price. This was one of the most expensive cars of the Japan which was ever built. In the year, 2012 production was ended with 500 vehicles and the final version was a Nurburgring package model.

Engine of the car

It is powered by a 72 degree bank angle V10 4.8 liter engine with dual VVT-I .It has one liter GUE designation and provides maximum output of 412 KW delivered in 8,7000 RPM. 480 N.m, which has the maximum torque output, arrived at 6,800 RPM and from 3,700 RPM ninety percent is available. At 9,000 RPM you will find engine redline. But the cut off set is at 9,500 RPM. It is constructed of aluminum pistons, solid titanium valves, and forged titanium connections. At the 72 degrees, you will find a V angle that is the Las V10 engine.

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