Why did Toyota launch Lexus?

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  • susan winter
    In 1983, Toyota chairman Eiji Toyoda determined that the time was right for Toyota to produce a luxury automobile. He decided that this new vehicle would be the finest luxury car in the world—offering speed, safety, comfort, elegance, dignity and beauty.
  • What kind of oil does a Lexus LS400 take?

    SAE 5W-30 is preferred. Capacity: With filter 5.9 quartsAfter refill check oil level.
  • Is the Lexus LS 400 a V8?

    The LS 400's new 4.0-liter 1UZ-FE 32-valve V8 engine, capable of 190 kilowatts (250 hp) and 353 newton-metres (260 ft⋅lbf) of torque, was linked to a new four-speed automatic transmission with ECT-i electronically controlled shifts, super-flow torque converter and rear differential.
  • How much HP does a 1UZ make?

    The newest 1UZFE engines produce 290 horsepower from the factory, and when you add a turbo or supercharger to one in conjunction with supporting modifications, it's possible to get a very reliable 400 horsepower out of one.13 Apr 2021
  • What year did Lexus make the LS400?

    Lexus LS Essential History

    When the original LS400 debuted in 1990, it changed the entire luxury car segment for the better. After his first drive in 1989, Automobile founder David E.
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  • Is the 1994 ls400 RWD?

    Overview. The rear-wheel-drive LS 400 luxury sedan arrived in 1990 with a 250-horsepower 4.0-liter V8 engine, a high degree of mechanical refinement, a very accommodating interior, and one of the quietest rides of any car ever manufactured.