Lexus Introduced The Competitor To The Bmw M5
At the motor show in Detroit, the company Lexus showed the "charged" version of the GS sedan, which received traditional index F. unlike major competitors come from Germany, Japanese sportsedan got an engine.
Together with the letter F sedan was presented with a five-liter V8 borrowed from the coupe Lexus RS F. However, for the sedan it slightly de boosted up to 473 HP and 527 Nm of torque. Running the engine with 8-speed automatic transmission with paddle "petals".
How new sedan turned out to be dynamic, the manufacturer has not yet reported. However, some predictions can be made: coupe, the RC F, which is slightly lighter and slightly more powerful, spends acceleration to 100 km/h 4,5 C. in Addition, Lexus has managed to claim that their new sportsedan easier German competitors on average 130 kg weight GS F is 1 830 kg, whereas, for example, BMW M5 weighs 1 945 kg
In addition to the new engine, Lexus GS F has been retuned suspension and an electronically differential distribution system torque. "Shod" sedan in the 19-inch wheels with tires Michelin Pilot Super Sport.
To distinguish GS F from standard sedans can be very easy: sports version supplied thoroughly redesigned front part in the style of other models with the letter F, and led head optics. In the interior of the new sports seats, new steering wheel and carbon fiber trim.
The manufacturer claims that the configuration and testing of the new sports car was held at the Japanese track Fuji Speedway and the famous nürburgring. Sale Lexus GS F is scheduled to begin in the second half of 2015. The main competitors of the manufacturer believes the BMW M5 and Mercedes-Benz E 63 AMG.