The impressively refined Lexus LS400 is one of the most relaxing and affordable ways to reach 150mph, partly thanks to its superb '1UZ-FE' V8 engine. Models built from 1995 onwards feature upwards of 260bhp and are capable of reaching 155mph. Lexus' LS400 is also an incredibly comfortable and cosseting car to drive.1 Sept 2013
What kind of oil does a Lexus LS400 take?
SAE 5W-30 is preferred. Capacity: With filter 5.9 quartsAfter refill check oil level.
A new 4.0 liter V8 engine, 1UZ-FE, has been developed for the luxury sedan, LEXUS LS400. The engine has 4 camshafts and 32 valves, and weighs only 195 kg (430 lbs) having many light alloy components and carefully designed configurations.1 Sept 1989
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.
Lexus LS400 - History. In 1983 the then Toyota chairman Eiji Toyoda started a project called the F1 "Flagship No. 1 vehicle” also known as the "Circle-F" project, it was to produce a world-class luxury sedan for the international market.