Lexus SC 430
Model Year 2001, S - Segment (Sports car)

drivers'

3.0

rating

cabriolet
cabriolet
x 2
x 2
Rear
Rear
4.3 V8 32v
Nat. Asp.
Nat. Asp.
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on Lexus SC 430

The Japanese car was first shown in year 2001 and powered by a 8 - cylinder nat. asp. petrol unit, produced by Toyota. The engine offers a displacement of 4.3 litre matched to a rear wheel drive system and a automatic gearbox with 5 gears. Vehicle in question is a sports car with the top speed of 250km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 6.4s and consuming around 12.0 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Toyota

4.3 3UZ-FE

displacement:
4293
cc
configuration:
8 - V config
 
valves:
32, 4 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Nat. Asp.
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
285
hp
torque:
417
Nm
Vehicle information - Lexus SC
not tested
produced:
2001. - 2010.
 
body style:
cabriolet
2 door
length:
4515
mm
width:
1825
mm
height:
1370
mm
boot:
135 - 321
l
fuel tank:
75
l

Performance

Automatic gearbox performance

emission

G

category

automatic

5 gears

average

12.0

l/100km

weight:
1740
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
6.4
s
top speed:
250
km/h
cons. (urban):
17.2
l/100km
cons. (highway):
9.0
l/100km
cons. (average):
12.0
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
287
g/km

Pros & Cons compared to direct rivals

safety
reliability
performance
economy
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Safety results for Lexus SC

EuroNCAP: not tested

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