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Autocar got its hand on the brand new Lexus RC-F Coupe, the most powerful car in Lexus range and a direct rival to BMW M4. At least this is what the Japanese manufacturer says in its press release.
 
Steve Sutcliffe, Autocar`s editor, says that the new RC F Coupe is a bit heavy and will not keep up the pace with the mighty M4. 
 
The RC F is equipped with a new 5.0-litre V8 engine with a maximum output set to be well above 450 bhp. The RC F displays design cues taken from the LFA supercar. An active rear wing automatically deploys at 80 km/h (50 mph) and retracts when speed falls below 40 km/h (25 mph).
 

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