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Lexus IS300 SportCross

(2005 model)

Brief specs of 2005 Lexus IS300 SportCross

5-door 5-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 24-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 2999 cm3 / 183.0 cu in / 183.0 cu in, 150.0 kW / 201.2 hp / 201.2 hp @ 5600 rpm / 5600 rpm / 5600 rpm, 310.0 N·m / 228.6 lb·ft / 228.6 lb·ft @ 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm, automatic 5-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 230 km/h / 143 mph / 143 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
ModelIS300 SportCrossIssued until
SerieISNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerLexusCountryAU,UK,ZA

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)617 l / 21.79 cu ft / 21.79 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)5520 l / 194.94 cu ft / 194.94 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)1050 l / 37.08 cu ft / 37.08 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4510 mm / 177.6 in / 177.6 inTotal (curb) weight1540 kg / 3395 lb / 3395 lb
Width1730 mm / 68.1 in / 68.1 inDry weight
Height1440 mm / 56.7 in / 56.7 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2680 mm / 105.5 in / 105.5 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight1200 kg / 2646 lb / 2646 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance140 mm / 5.5 in / 5.5 inFuel capacity66 l / 14.5 UK gal / 17.4 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.68  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.12 m2 / 22.8 sq ft / 22.8 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 6 cylinder)Total number of valves24
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore86.0 mm / 3.39 in / 3.39 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke86.0 mm / 3.39 in / 3.39 in
Fuel detailsunleaded 95Bore/Stroke ratio1
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement2999 cm3 / 183.0 cu in / 183.0 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity499.56 cm3/cylinder / 30.485 cu in/cylinder / 30.485 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio10.5 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power150.0 kW / 201.2 hp / 201.2 hp at 5600 rpm / 5600 rpm / 5600 rpm
AspirationMax. torque310.0 N·m / 228.6 lb·ft / 228.6 lb·ft at 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)60.0 kW / 80.5 hp / 80.5 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output50.0 kW/l / 1.099 bhp/cu in / 1.099 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque103.4 N·m/l / 0.90 lb·ft/cu in / 0.90 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) speed230 km/h / 143 mph / 143 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio132.5 kW/ton / 100.4 bhp/ton / 100.4 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)13.2 l/100km / 21.4 mpg-UK / 17.8 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)10.0 l/100km / 28.2 mpg-UK / 23.5 mpg-US
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 emissions267 g/km / 429 g/mi / 429 g/mi (est.)
  Range579 km / 360 mi / 360 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering detailsTraction control. Electronic stabilisation program (ESP).
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.0 m / 36.1 ft / 36.1 ft
Suspension frontIndependentSuspension rearIndependent
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front225/45-R17Tyres rear225/45-R17
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Lexus IS300 SportCross

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