2012 Lexus LFA Review, Specs, Pictures, Price & MPG

25 May 2015 | Author: | Comments Off on 2012 Lexus LFA Review, Specs, Pictures, Price & MPG
Lexus LFA


Maximum Speed: 202 mph km/h)

A car like the LFA lives or by whether or not it truly feels a sports car, and the Lexus fairly strongly here to the 4.8-liter, 552 horsepower V10 engine, has its roots in Formula 1 race

Its handling is a particular plus with the car feeling very and controllable, even on tight and roads. Importantly for such the LFA also has an excellent and reassuringly braking system.

One unwelcome is that the manual transmission only a single clutch; is a disappointing considering that similar cars now come double-clutch transmissions fitted as

As its customers would expect a car in this class, the Lexus LFA is attractive indeed, and is perhaps beautiful than any other on the market today. It might to catch the eye a little more if it put alongside a European classic car such as a Ferrari, but in comparison more common rivals as the Audi A8, the Lexus definitely has the

The company has worked hard to the exterior seem exciting, and touches such as the triple – arranged in a triangular – contribute to a very impressive model.

Unfortunately, once inside the the Lexus fails quite to up to the excitement promised by the exterior The interior is not a disaster area, but it is lacking when compared to of Lexus’s rivals in this segment. A particular problem is the instruments and controls are rather and so can take a while to get used to.

It has very little storage even by the standards of the sports car On the positive side of the ledger, the – available in either or suede – are both and supportive, and Lexus offers a range of color options. climate control and a 12-speaker system come as standard

Safety Reliability

The 2012 LFA has not yet been fully crash by the government, but other Lexus have performed strongly, four-star or five-star ratings the board. The standard level of warranty cover is available: years or 50,000 miles and six years or 72,000 miles for the and transmission.

Lexus LFA

This is a major plus for the LFA, as the majority of exotic cars come with less generous cover, for the powertrain. Fuel economy, is poor, with the car returning a 11 mpg in the city and an equally disappointing 16 mpg in driving.

There are a number of cars that compete the LFA to gain the attention of supercar these include the Audi R8 $150,250; 12 city / 19 hwy), the Benz SLS AMG (MSRP $192,350; 14 / 20 hwy), and the Ferrari 458 Italia $230,275; 12 city / 18 hwy). The LFA is the priced among them.

What others say:

2012 Lexus LFA is an anomaly. of a program that consumed at least once in development, to rise from its own ashes, the supercar sits alone in lineup as a halo car without a to its mainstream cousins.” Car Connection

“It get much better than The LFA is race-track born and bred, razor-sharp steering reactions, no body lean in fast and incredible stopping power its carbon-ceramic brakes.” Consumer

“The Lexus LFA is the new flagship for Lexus that is a front rear-wheel drive configuration and a Carbon Fiber Reinforced (CFRP) chassis and bodywork for a strong structure.” MSN Auto-ConsumerReports

2012 Lexus LFA is a technological de force that’s capable of performance. But it will be interesting to see if it can command such an equally asking price.” Edmunds

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