Posted 21 April 2002 - 06:59 PM
any other sepcs would be great or to a link where i can find uot more info
Posted 21 April 2002 - 09:15 PM
"Don't let the fact that the SC300 has only six cylinders fool you. Its 24 valve engine is not only one of the hihgest output sixes you can buy (with even more power per displacement than some supercharged sixes), it also developes more horsepower than many larger V8's (1993)."
"...dual overhead camshafts directly operate four valves in each cylinder ... 45 degrees from intake to exhaust ... greater flow rates ... loves to rev..."
forged steel crank - held by seven main bearings
a two piece oil sump that actually adds rigidity
Acoustic control induction system (ACIS) varies the length of intake runners - long at low revs and short at high
5 speed manual or 4 speed auto with ECT
10.0:1 compression ratio
High strength hot forged connecting rods with oil jets
Resin coated pistions - large valve diameter
1.23 hp per cubic inch
overall length - 191.1"
width - 70.5"
height - 52.4"
wheelbase - 105.9"
curb weight - (manual) 3495lb
headroom - 38.3/36.1"
legroom - 44.1/27.2
shoulder room - 56.0/52.7"
trunk space - 9.3 cubic feet
fuel tank capacity - 20.6 gal
engine - 3.0 liter inline 6
displacement - 183 cu. in.
vlavetrain - twin cam 4 valves per cylinder
bore x stroke - 3.39 * 3.39" (86mm)
compression - 10:1
225 hp @ 6,000 rpm
torque - 210 lb ft @ 4,800 rpm
fuel - premium unleaded
final drive - 4.08:1 manual, 4.27:1 auto
0-60 - 7.4
1/4 - 15.6
top speed - 146 mph
turning - 36.1 ft
drag coefficient - .32
weigth distribution - 54.5/45.5%
Hope that helps - there's more but I'm bored now.
Posted 21 April 2002 - 09:19 PM
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Posted 17 May 2002 - 04:54 PM
Introduction of Lexus SC400
SC400 4.0-liter (242 cubic inches.), four-cam, 32-valve 90° V8
Horsepower at rpm, 250 hp @ 5,600 rpm.
Torque at rpm 260 lb-ft @ 4,400 rpm.
0-60 mph acceleration 6.9 seconds.
1/4-mile acceleration 15.3 seconds.
Top track speed 150 mph.
Fuel consumption 18/22 mpg City/Highway.
Aerodynamic drag coefficient 0.32 ,0.31 with opt. rear spoiler
4-Speed automatic Electronically Controlled Transmission with intelligence (4ECT-i), with power/normal shift modes. Rear-wheel drive (optional Traction Control System).
4-wheel independent, double-wishbone suspension.
Vehicle speed-sensing, progressive power rack-and-pinion.
4-wheel ventilated, power-assisted anti-lock discs (ABS).
Passenger airbag SRS added.
New Lexus Portable Plus Cellular Phone option.
Automatic headlamps added.
All outboard passenger seatbelts now include "ALR" function that allows easier use of a child seat (without a locking clip).
New exterior colour: Graphite Metallic.
Instrument panel illumination changed from white to amber.
Climate control system revised for CFC-free refrigerant.
New emissions controls and on-board diagnostics.
Revised stitching on leather-wrapped steering wheel.
Thicker steering wheel rim.
Revised front air dam; extension deleted.
Revised tail lamps.
New wheel design.
Cornering lamps replaced with foglamps.
Audible remote entry.
Revised power passenger seat.
Parking brake handle moved 0.4-inch farther away from driver's seat.
Climate control and audio system displays changed from green to amber.
Outside temperature gauge added.
Second cupholder added.
Revised audio system.
Meets 1997 side impact standards.
Slight suspension and steering retuning.
New noise-control measures added.
Ivory instrument panel changes hue.
New interior-trim colours: Black Leather replaces Gray Leather
New exterior colours: Renaissance Red, Platinum Silver Metallic and Teal Mist Metallic.
Engine still is a 32-Valve V8, but power uprated to 260 hp.
Horsepower at rpm, 260 hp @ 5,300.
Torque at rpm, 270 lb-ft @ 4,500.
0 - 60 mph acceleration 6.8 seconds.
1/4-mile acceleration 15.3 seconds.
Top track speed 149 mph.
Meets 1997 federal side-impact standards.
Multifunction remote entry system with audible signal, car finder, trunk release and "panic mode".
Rear-window glass-imprinted antenna.
Pre-tensioners added to front seatbelts
Adoption of electrochromic mirrors
Moonroof adoption of one-touch open slide function.
Lexus chrome-plated wheels.
Exterior colour discontinued: Teal Mist Metallic.
Exterior colour addition: Bordeaux Pearl.
New upper/lower grille.
Color-keyed side skirts.
Redesigned rear spoiler, bumper and taillamps.
New alloy wheel design.
Exterior colour discontinued: Sandstone Beige Metallic, Royal Jade Pearl and Midnight Indigo Pearl
New exterior colours: Shadow Rose Quartz, Classic Green Pearl and Royal Sapphire.
New engine with continuously Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i).
Horsepower at rpm, 290 hp @ 6,000.
Torque at rpm, 300 lb-ft @ 4,000.
0 - 60 mph acceleration 6.3 seconds.
1/4-mile acceleration 14.7 seconds.
Top track speed 149 mph.
Fuel consumption 19/25 mpg city/highway.
Aerodynamic drag coefficient 0.32 (0.31 with optional rear spoiler).
New five-speed Electronically Controlled Transmission with intelligence (ECT-i).
Five-speed automatic Electronically Controlled Transmission with intelligence (ECT-i). Overdrive fifth gear, auto-select shift program, engine/transmission networking, flex-lockup torque converter
Genuine wood trim on the center console.
Electronic programmable garage-door opener.
Gated shifter and wood- and leather-trimmed shift knob.
Adoption of in-key multifunction remote.
Vehicle theft-deterrent and immobilizer system, with in-key transponder.
New exterior colors: Imperial Jade Mica and Baroque Red Metallic
Automatic Sound Levelizer (ASL).
Adoption of Digital Sound Processor.
Six-disc CD auto-changer standardized.
Floor mats standardized.
Three-spoke steering-wheel design.
Daytime running lights.
Larger brake size.
SC 400 V8 engine meets Transitional Low-Emission Vehicle (T-LEV) certification for 50 states.
New exterior colors: Golden Pearl, Millennium Silver Metallic and Angora Beige Metallic.
On-board Refueling Vapor Recovery (ORVR) system.
Exterior colour discontinued: Baroque Red Metallic.
Exterior colour addition: Cinnabar Pearl.
New Model introduced for 2001
Posted 17 May 2002 - 09:42 PM
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Posted 17 August 2003 - 01:06 PM
I have a 1997 SC300 and I cannot find the performance specifications for it on the net. Can anyone please provide me with this information?
Posted 23 January 2004 - 02:58 PM
List price: $47,500
Price tested: $48,870
250 hp; 260 lb-ft
0-60 mph: 7.0 sec
1/4 mile: 15.2 sec @ 93.7 mph
60-0 mph: 125 ft
Lateral Accleration (skidpad): 0.85 g
Slalom (600 ft): 63.8 mph
From Road and Track Magazine Issue 4/99:
0-60 mph: (6.1 +/- 0.3) sec
1/4 mile: (14.6 +/- 0.5) sec
Top speed: (149 +/- 5) mph (electronically limited)
60-0: (127 +/- 10) ft
80-0: (225 +/- 15) ft
Skidpad: (0.80 +/- 0.02) g
Slalom: (58.3 +/- 1.0) mph
Posted 22 February 2004 - 02:55 AM
I didnt know if you ever got an answer on this but just incase not Lextreme has a list of all sorts of specs for SC's and Soarers here is the infor for the 1JZ you wanted though
here is a hard question... what are the specs for the 2.5 TT?