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Lexus LFA exclusive behind-the-scenes video

Lexus LFA - One of the the world's most sought after supercars CarAdvice has been given an exclusive sneak peak at the first and only Lexus LFA supercar in Australia. It’s car number 60 out of a total build of just 500 LFAs, and one of only nine allocated for this market. If you want one, you’re way too late; they’re all sold, at a cool $700,000 a pop...

Australian Lexus LFA allocation increased to 9

Lexus Australia has managed to add an additional four LFA supercars for Australian delivery. The original number of five has been increased to nine with production for the international market starting in December. PR Manager for Lexus Australia, Tyson Bowen, told CarAdvice all nine vehicles have been sold, with the first having landed in Australia in late-March...

Video: Lexus LFA shredding tyres

With its V10 howling to the heavens, and its tyres howling in pain, here's a quick video of how exhaust and tyre squeal can compete so that you wonder which is which. American racing champion Scott Pruett is behind the wheel here at Infineon Raceway in Sonoma, California, and by the looks of things, seems to be enjoying himself.

Video: Lexus 'The hard way' - Lexus LFA engine tuning

Lexus has released a new video following the trend of its recent marketing campaign called, 'The Hard Way'. This time Lexus goes into detail on how much work went into engine tuning and exhaust noise for the awesome Lexus LFA V10 supercar. As you can see from the video below, the Lexus LFA is not your typical sports coupe. It features a hand-built 4...

Video: Lexus LFA launch control tachometer close-up

Try to watch the tacho needle on this Lexus LFA without a smile creeping across your face. The film above demonstrates the Japenese supercar’s Launch Control. It’s a feature included in pretty much every fire-breathing performance car today, but this video is believed to be the first of its kind showing the LFA launch...

Paris Hilton gets a Lexus LFA for her 30th birthday

When Lexus announced it would only ever produce 500 Lexus LFA supercars, we hoped all of them would find their way into the hands of serious driving fans. Paris Hilton was not exactly what we had in mind. With her 30th birthday just days away, boyfriend Cy Waits surprised the socialite with a $US375,000 Pearl Yellow LFA on the set of her latest reality television program...

Video: Lexus LFA supercar and supermodel ad campaign

Yesterday we showed you a few new advertisements of the new Nissan Juke in the US that tried to compared a swimsuit model with the car. Now it seems Lexus is tapping into that 'sex sells' marketing 101 top tip with its latest Lexus LFA ad campaign. The campaign is fairly simple really. Take one of the hottest models around and pair it with one of the hottest models around...

Lexus LFA rolls off production line for first time

The mighty Lexus LFA has been tested and tortured by many driving experts and journalists around the world since its debut in 2009, but it hasn't actually gone into production until now. Lexus has announced the first production model has just rolled off the line. Production was initiated in Toyota City, in Japan on January 15 and it has taken two days for the first example to be built...

Lexus LFA at 2010 AIMS

Although this year's Sydney Motorshow may be lacking the likes of Ferrari and BMW, Lexus has taken it upon itself to steal the show with its brand new V10-powered Lexus LFA. The LFA, which is purpose built to lift Lexus' profile as a serious manufacturer of luxury high end vehicles...

Lexus LFA Supercar arrives in OZ

Lexus LFA - worth a ticket to this year's Australian International Motor Show on it's own Undoubtedly, one of the star attractions at this year’s Australian International Motor Show this month will be the Lexus’ genuine world-class supercar, the LFA. We have just received photos of the car’s arrival into Australia and you’ve got to agree, it does indeed look the business...

2011 Lotus Esprit could use Lexus LFA 4.8-litre V10 engine

Imagine that. It is just a rumour at this stage, but one insider has reportedly said that the upcoming Lotus Esprit will use the Toyota/Lexus LFA 4.8-litre V10 for its power source. The new Lotus Esprit is scheduled to be unveiled at the Paris Motor Show in October, showing from the 2nd to the 17th...