How Lexus Turned the RC F into a GT3 Race Car
of which’s been nearly a decade since Lexus has competed in any form of motorsport. Back inside early 2000s, the luxury brand saw success when its engines powered race-winning prototypes inside Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Championship Series. Lexus used its time away through the grid to build out its F performance division using a stable of V8-powered beasts. Included in of which lot is usually the RC F which has been transformed into the RC F GT3 race car of which will be piloted by former IMSA champion Scott Pruett in addition to also prepped to race inside IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship for the 2017 season. Above, watch the first installment of a three-part series, “Lexus Returns to Racing,” of which details exactly what of which took to get the GT3 ready for the track.