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Lexus IS300 Automatic

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Lexus IS300 Automatic

4-door 5-seater station wagon (estate, combi), petrol (gasoline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 2997 cm3 / 182.9 cu in / 182.9 cu in, 161.0 kW / 215.9 hp / 215.9 hp @ 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm, 288.0 N·m / 212.4 lb·ft / 212.4 lb·ft @ 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm, automatic 5-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 225 km/h / 140 mph / 140 mph top speed, consumption 10.8 l/100km / 26.2 mpg-UK / 21.8 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)LexusIssued from2008
ModelIS300 AutomaticIssued until
SerieISNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerLexusCountryAU,UK,ZA

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typestation wagon (estate, combi)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)400 l / 14.13 cu ft / 14.13 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)2690 l / 95.00 cu ft / 95.00 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)400 l / 14.13 cu ft / 14.13 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4410 mm / 173.6 in / 173.6 inTotal (curb) weight1482 kg / 3267 lb / 3267 lb
Width1730 mm / 68.1 in / 68.1 inDry weight
Height1430 mm / 56.3 in / 56.3 inLoad capacity473 kg / 1043 lb / 1043 lb
Wheelbase2680 mm / 105.5 in / 105.5 inGross (max.) weight1955 kg / 4310 lb / 4310 lb
Track frontTowing weight500 kg / 1102 lb / 1102 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity70 l / 15.4 UK gal / 18.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.65  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)2.10 m2 / 22.6 sq ft / 22.6 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.63 m2 / 6.8 sq ft / 6.8 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)15.7 kW / 21.0 hp / 21.0 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders
Engine Type Total number of valves
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio
Fuel supplySequential port fuel injection (SFI/SEFI)Engine displacement2997 cm3 / 182.9 cu in / 182.9 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio10.5 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power161.0 kW / 215.9 hp / 215.9 hp at 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm
AspirationMax. torque288.0 N·m / 212.4 lb·ft / 212.4 lb·ft at 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)64.4 kW / 86.4 hp / 86.4 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output53.7 kW/l / 1.181 bhp/cu in / 1.181 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque96.1 N·m/l / 0.84 lb·ft/cu in / 0.84 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears5
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed225 km/h / 140 mph / 140 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio147.8 kW/ton / 112.0 bhp/ton / 112.0 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel 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)10.8 l/100km / 26.2 mpg-UK / 21.8 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions278 g/km / 447 g/mi / 447 g/mi
  Range648 km / 403 mi / 403 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering detailsPower assisted steering
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front215/45-ZR17Tyres rear215/45-ZR17
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system), EBD (electronic brake-force distribution), ASC (automatic stabilisation control)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Lexus IS300 Automatic

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