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Lexus GS350 AWD

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Lexus GS350 AWD

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 24-valve V engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 3456 cm3 / 210.9 cu in / 210.9 cu in, 226.0 kW / 303.1 hp / 303.1 hp @ 6200 rpm / 6200 rpm / 6200 rpm, 372.0 N·m / 274.4 lb·ft / 274.4 lb·ft @ 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm, automatic 6-speed transmission, all wheel drive, 209 km/h / 130 mph / 130 mph top speed, consumption 11.8 l/100km / 23.9 mpg-UK / 19.9 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)LexusIssued from2008
ModelGS350 AWDIssued until
SerieGSNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerLexusCountryAU,UK,ZA

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)368 l / 13.00 cu ft / 13.00 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)2775 l / 98.00 cu ft / 98.00 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)430 l / 15.19 cu ft / 15.19 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4826 mm / 190.0 in / 190.0 inTotal (curb) weight1798 kg / 3964 lb / 3964 lb
Width1821 mm / 71.7 in / 71.7 inDry weight
Height1435 mm / 56.5 in / 56.5 inLoad capacity58 kg / 128 lb / 128 lb
Wheelbase2850 mm / 112.2 in / 112.2 inGross (max.) weight1798 kg / 3964 lb / 3964 lb
Track front1534 mm / 60.4 in / 60.4 inTowing weight1200 kg / 2646 lb / 2646 lb
Track rear1539 mm / 60.6 in / 60.6 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance140 mm / 5.5 in / 5.5 inFuel capacity71 l / 15.7 UK gal / 18.8 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.69  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.27Frontal area (A)2.22 m2 / 23.9 sq ft / 23.9 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.60 m2 / 6.5 sq ft / 6.5 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)14.9 kW / 20.0 hp / 20.0 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine Code2GR-FSETotal number of cylinders6
Engine TypeV engine (V6)Total number of valves24
Engine ManufacturerToyotaValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionaluminum block & headBore94.0 mm / 3.70 in / 3.70 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke83.0 mm / 3.27 in / 3.27 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.13
Fuel supplydirect petrol injectionEngine displacement3456 cm3 / 210.9 cu in / 210.9 cu in
Engine Main bearings5Unitary capacity576.00 cm3/cylinder / 35.150 cu in/cylinder / 35.150 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio11.5 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power226.0 kW / 303.1 hp / 303.1 hp at 6200 rpm / 6200 rpm / 6200 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque372.0 N·m / 274.4 lb·ft / 274.4 lb·ft at 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm6500 rpm / 6500 rpm / 6500 rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)119.8 kW / 160.7 hp / 160.7 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output65.4 kW/l / 1.437 bhp/cu in / 1.437 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque107.6 N·m/l / 0.94 lb·ft/cu in / 0.94 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears6
Wheel driveall wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.59
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.22

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed209 km/h / 130 mph / 130 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)5.80 s / 5.80 s / 5.80 sPower-to-weight ratio168.5 kW/ton / 127.7 bhp/ton / 127.7 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)13.1 l/100km / 21.6 mpg-UK / 18.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)9.4 l/100km / 30.1 mpg-UK / 25.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)11.8 l/100km / 23.9 mpg-UK / 19.9 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time14.30 s / 14.30 s / 14.30 s Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions281 g/km / 452 g/mi / 452 g/mi
  Range603 km / 375 mi / 375 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrack & pinion VPASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lock3.1Turning circle12.0 m / 39.4 ft / 39.4 ft
Suspension frontIndependent, Double wishbones, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rearIndependent, Multi-link, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Wheels front7.5 x 17Wheels rear7.5 x 17
Tyres front225/50 R 17 WTyres rear225/50 R 17 W
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter front295 mm / 11.6 in / 11.6 inBrake diameter rear310 mm / 12.2 in / 12.2 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Lexus GS350 AWD

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