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Selected Style 4-Door Sport Sedan Automatic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sport Sedan Automatic 18 25 $32,311 $36,305
4-Door Sedan
Pricing
Invoice Price
$32,311
$49,840
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$36,305
$56,000
Monthly Payment Estimate
$605 / month
$933 / month
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2008 Lexus IS-F challenges the best from Germany, bringing 168-mph capability with an uber-high pricetag to boot.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 36.9 36.7
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.7 52.7
Front Leg Room (in) 43.9 43.9
Front Hip Room (in) 54.1 54.1
Second Leg Room (in) 30.6 30.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.0 37.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.3 85.7
Second Hip Room (in) 53.7 53.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.4 54.4
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 180.1 183.5
Height, Overall (in) 56.1 55.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.4 59.6
Wheelbase (in) 107.5 107.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.9 71.5
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4 61.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.0 13.3
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.20 x - TBD - 13.6 x 1.1
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.15 x - TBD - 14.2 x 1.2
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.1 16.9
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.4 13.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 33.5 33.5
Steering Type Electric Pwr Rack & Pinion Electric Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.91 2.91
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P225/45VR17 225/40YR19
Spare Tire Size Compact T135/70MR18
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P245/45VR17 255/35YR19
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3527 3780
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 18 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0 19 x 9.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0 19 x 8.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V8
Fuel System Direct Injection DI/SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 277 @ 4800 371 @ 5200
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.5L/210 5.0L/303
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 306 @ 6400 416 @ 6600
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 16
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04 2.72
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.08 2.94
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.46
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.59 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.52 4.60
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40 1.86
Trans Type 6 8
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72 1.23
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.22 2.18
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) - 0.69
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - 0.82
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Lexus IS 350 Lexus IS F
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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