2016 Lexus GS F Unveiled : Features and details

2016 Lexus GS F 1 2016 Lexus GS F Unveiled : Features and details

The 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit will feature the brand new Lexus GS F. The car will make a public debut on 13th January. This one is the latest member of Lexus’s esteemed F line. Sports car enthusiasts shall enjoy a boosted performance and even more agility in the car. Along with an improved engine, come the breathtaking body and the magnificent interior. GS F is the four door version of RC F.

Powering the car is the normally-aspirated 5 liter V8 engine. This gives the benefit of split-mode operation that enables it to run in Otto and Atkinson combustion cycles, so that the driver can focus on emissions or power according to convenience. The powerful engine gives a grand 473 PS at 7100rpm.The torque of 527 Nm is generated between 4800-5600rpm. It is mated to an eight-speed automatic gearbox which has manual shifting capabilities. Just like the RC F, this model too comes equipped with Torque Vectoring Differential (TVD). This feature provides the driver with three operating modes. Standard mode gives agility and firmness. Slalom facilitates quick steering response and also enhances agility. The third mode, Track, maintains stability at the time of high-speed circuit driving.

The company has reinforced the monocoque chassis. The car is armed with an all new suspension package. On the outside will be seen 19 inch wheels. The front wheels will feature 255/35-series tires, while the back had been provided with 275/35 rubber. The front end is equipped with new head lamps, new lower air intakes and modified spindle grille. Some more new aspects in the car are the carbon spoiler, the front and rear fenders. Designed for air management, the features are new to the car. The rear has the eye catching double-decker quad pipes. The company claims that this new launch would be the lightest model in its class. It weighs 1830 Kg.


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