Charged Lexus IS-F sedan debuted at the Detroit Auto Show in 2007, along with pre-production version of the LFA supercar. In contrast to the standard IS, a model with a prefix F has a more aggressive appearance, powerful engine, chassis and recustomized modified interior. To distinguish the Lexus IS-F easily on another front bumper with large air intakes, a different grille, flared wheel arches, air vents in the front wings, side “skirts”, a rear spoiler and four oval branch pipes of the exhaust system.
Configuration and price Lexus IS-F.
|Luxury||$71,200||5.0 petrol (423 hp)||Automatic (8)||rear|
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The movement of the rear-drive car causes 423-horsepower (503 Nm) V8 engine cylinder capacity of 5.0 liters and is mounted in a pair with an 8-speed automatic transmission. On acceleration from zero to hundreds of Lexus IS-F spends 4.8 seconds, and its top speed is electronically limited to 270 km/h. After restyling sedan got a new head optics with LED sections and other dashboard, which took a large central tachometer and speedometer decreased moved to the right.
In 2010, the basic equipment sedan included a limited slip differential Torsen. It is noteworthy that in the continuation of this model will not be, because in March 2013th manufacturer announced that the new Lexus IS 3 will be deprived of “charged” modification. And as an alternative to it is now offering 450-strong coupe Lexus RC F.