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Lexus GS430

(2005 model)

Brief specs of 2005 Lexus GS430

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 8-cylinder 32-valve V engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 4293 cm3 / 262.0 cu in / 262.0 cu in, 205.1 kW / 275.0 hp / 275.0 hp @ 5600 rpm / 5600 rpm / 5600 rpm, 417.0 N·m / 307.6 lb·ft / 307.6 lb·ft @ 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm, automatic 6-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 249 km/h / 155 mph / 155 mph top speed, consumption 11.4 l/100km / 24.8 mpg-UK / 20.6 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)LexusIssued from2005
ModelGS430Issued until
SerieGSNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerLexusCountryJP

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)430 l / 15.19 cu ft / 15.19 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)5520 l / 194.94 cu ft / 194.94 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4825 mm / 190.0 in / 190.0 inTotal (curb) weight1695 kg / 3737 lb / 3737 lb
Width1820 mm / 71.7 in / 71.7 inDry weight
Height1430 mm / 56.3 in / 56.3 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2850 mm / 112.2 in / 112.2 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1535 mm / 60.4 in / 60.4 inTowing weight2000 kg / 4409 lb / 4409 lb
Track rear1540 mm / 60.6 in / 60.6 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance150 mm / 5.9 in / 5.9 inFuel capacity71 l / 15.6 UK gal / 18.8 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.69  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.21 m2 / 23.8 sq ft / 23.8 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine Code3UZ-FETotal number of cylinders8
Engine TypeV engine (V8)Total number of valves32
Engine ManufacturerToyotaValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore91.0 mm / 3.58 in / 3.58 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke82.5 mm / 3.25 in / 3.25 in
Fuel detailsunleaded 95Bore/Stroke ratio1.1
Fuel supplyEFiEngine displacement4293 cm3 / 262.0 cu in / 262.0 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity536.63 cm3/cylinder / 32.747 cu in/cylinder / 32.747 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio10.5 : 1
SumpMax. output power205.1 kW / 275.0 hp / 275.0 hp at 5600 rpm / 5600 rpm / 5600 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque417.0 N·m / 307.6 lb·ft / 307.6 lb·ft at 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)107.1 kW / 143.6 hp / 143.6 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output47.8 kW/l / 1.050 bhp/cu in / 1.050 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque97.1 N·m/l / 0.85 lb·ft/cu in / 0.85 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears6
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.58
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.62

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed249 km/h / 155 mph / 155 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio162.2 kW/ton / 122.9 bhp/ton / 122.9 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h6.10 s / 6.10 s / 6.10 sFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)11.4 l/100km / 24.8 mpg-UK / 20.6 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions269 g/km / 433 g/mi / 433 g/mi
  Range623 km / 387 mi / 387 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrack & pinion PASSteering detailsTraction control. Electronic stabilisation program (ESP).
Turns lock-to-lock2.4Turning circle12.0 m / 39.4 ft / 39.4 ft
Suspension frontIndependent, Double wishbonesSuspension rearIndependent, Multi-link
Wheels front8JJ x 18Wheels rear8JJ x 18
Tyres front245/40 R 18Tyres rear245/40 R 18
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter front432 mm / 17.0 in / 17.0 inBrake diameter rear310 mm / 12.2 in / 12.2 in
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Lexus GS430

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