NEWS: Final Lexus LFA Rolls Off Production Line
The 500th in addition to also last LFA from the production run – a white LFA Nürburgring Package – rolled off the line at the Motomachi Plant, Aichi Prefecture on December 14, 2012, looking ace in addition to also marking the end of production for Lexus very first supercar. The incredible 412PS, 480Nm, 200mph, 4.8-litre V10 Japanese beauty made of carbon fibre reinforced plastic in addition to also loaded with technology has to be one of the cars of the year. in addition to also despite the fact only a lucky 500 will get to own in addition to also enjoy the LFA, fear not – as Lexus say they “are learning through LFA engineering to directly influence completely new Lexus products,” in addition to also which “production knowledge of Carbon fibre components to be applied to future Lexus vehicles.” which is actually great news.
As the final vehicle left the production line, LFA chief engineer, Haruhiko Tanahashi said: “I’ve lived in addition to also breathed supercars for the past decade. Specifically one supercar, LFA. Very few people hold the opportunity we had to create a world-class supercar through a blank sheet of paper.”
Production at LFA Works started off exactly two years ago, on December 15, 2010, in addition to also included a team of around 170 hand-picked takumi workers involved in parts manufacturing, vehicle assembly in addition to also painting. The LFA was produced at the rate of just one car per day.
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