Pricing for the limited edition Lexus LFA Nurburgring Package has been announced. With the Lexus LFA Nurburgring Package the V10 powered supercar will squeeze 10 additional HP from its 4.8-litre engine, bringing total output to 562 HP .
Gear shift time has also been improved from 0.20 to 0.15 and at the exterior the car features a larger spoiler, a rear wing painted black and new double spoke design alloy wheels wrapped in super sticky tires.
The Lexus LFA Nurburgring Package also features a sport tuned suspension and for the interior the manufacturer will offer its customers the ability to choose from black, red, or violet, besides the various carbon fiber inserts.
The Lexus LFA Nurburgring Package price is 70,000 USD or 90,000 USD for the Matte black version. This goes on top of the Lexus LFA standard price of 375,000 USD.
Lexus press release :
TORRANCE, Calif. (May 10, 2010) – Lexus
announced today it will offer a limited edition Nürburgring Package to
“This Nürburgring Package builds on the track-ready Lexus supercar
with styling cues from the 24 Hours of Nürburgring prototype LFA
racecar,” said Mark Templin, Lexus Division group vice president and
general manager. “Driving enthusiasts will also appreciate the
Nürburgring Package’s performance enhancements that were proven on the
legendary German track.”
The 4.8L V10 engine for Nürburgring Package equipped LFA’s will
produce 562 horsepower, 10 more horsepower than the standard
high-performance LFA. The gear-shift time has been reduced by 0.05
seconds to only 0.15 seconds for even faster gear changes.
The Nürburgring Package is limited to
only 50 units out of the 500 LFA hand-assembled for global
distribution. It will also have the following features:
dedicated high-grip tires for better handling;
speed down force.
This limited edition LFA will be available in four exterior colors –
whitest white, orange, black and matte black complemented by a choice
of three interior colors – black, red, and violet. All come with a
carbon fiber center console and door trim. The Nürburgring Package will
carry a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $70,000. Matte
black will carry an additional cost of $20,000. The standard LFA
carries a MSRP of $375,000.
In addition to the Nürburgring vehicle specifications, a package of
special privileges is included in association with the Nürburgring
course itself. The perks comprise, but are not limited to, private
parking, co-pilot ride, one night at the Lindner Congress and
Motorsport Hotel Nürburgring, private training with Nürburgring chief
driving instructor, a Nürburgring branded jacket, as well as a one-year
annual pass valid for driving on the Nordschleife and admission to
ring°werk leisure park.