Lexus SC 430 Specifications &

Lexus SC 430 Specifications & Features*
Body Type
Overall Length
Height (unloaded)
Curb Weight
Tread (front/rear)
Headroom (front/rear)
Legroom (front/rear)
Shoulder Room (front/rear)
Trunk Space
Fuel Tank Capacity
2-door 2+2 passenger luxury convertible coupe.
Unitized body with anti-vibration subframes, highly rigid & lightweight design.
Extensive use of galvannealed steel and other anti-corrosive measures.
4515 mm (177.8 in.)
1825 mm (72.0 in.)
1350 mm (53.1 in.)
2620 mm (103.1 in.)
1742 kg (3840 lb)
1549/1533 mm (61.0/60.4 in.)
945/861 mm (37.2/33.9 in.)
1108/689 mm (43.6/27.1 in.)
1366/1182 mm (53.8/46.5 in.)
0.246 cu. m (8.8 cu. ft.)
75.0 l (16.5 imp. gal.)
Engine Type
(3UZ-FE) V8
4.3 litres (4293 cc)
DOHC 32 valves, Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i)
Acoustic Control Induction System (ACIS) and Electronic Throttle Control System with intelligence (ETCS-i), UltraLow Emission Vehicle (U-LEV)
Bore x Stroke
91.0 x 82.5 mm (3.6 x 3.2 in.)
300 hp (223 kW) @ 5600 rpm
325 lb. ft. (440 N.m) @ 3400 rpm
Compression Ratio
Engine Management
Computer control of sequential multi-port fuel injection. Direct Ignition System
(DIS) with dual knock sensors.
Fuel Requirement
Premium Unleaded recommended.
5-speed Super Electronically Controlled Transmission (Super ECT) Overdrive
top gear.
Drive Wheels
Rear-wheel drive with Traction Control System (TRAC).
Final Drive Ratio
4-wheel independent, double wishbone suspension, coil springs, low pressure
gas shock absorbers, front and rear stabilizer bars. Anti-dive and anti-squat
Vehicle speed sensing electronically controlled Progressive Power Steering
(PPS), power rack-and-pinion steering, 3.3 turns, lock-to-lock.
4-wheel, power assisted, front ventilated, solid rear discs.
Antilock Braking System (ABS)
4-sensor, 4-channel.
Brake Assist, Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD)
Vehicle Skid Control (VSC)
Performance Capabilities
Acceleration, 0-60 mph**
Fuel Consumption, L/100 km***
Turning Circle
Coefficient of Drag (cd.)
5.9 seconds
13.1 City, 9.3 Highway, 11.4 Combined
10.8 m (35.4 ft.)
Exterior Features
Power retractable convertible hardtop
Rear spoiler
Tinted glass with UVA absorption, and 3-jet washer nozzles
Side glass with water-repellent coating
Integrated headlight washers
Power/diversity antenna system
Wheels/Tires – 18 x 8 JJ 5-spoke alloy wheels. 245/40ZR18 run-flat performance summer radials.
Lexus SC 430 Specifications & Features
Interior Features
Leather package: Seats, headrests and armrests. Leather and wood steering wheel, shift knob and door trim
Maple or Walnut wood trim accents
Audio system: Mark Levinson Audio, 9 speakers, 240-watt with Radio Data System (RDS), in-dash 6-disc CD autochanger
Electronic analog gauges with multi-information display
Automatic climate control with manual override, independent driver and front passenger temperature soft-touch
controls with Lap-jet selector control and dust, pollen and deodorizing air filter.
Air quality control system: Exhaust gas sensors
Cruise control
Power-assisted driver and front passenger heated seats
Power fuel filler door release
Power windows with driver and passenger “auto up/down” feature with jam protection
Power tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel
Lexus Driver Memory system includes two driver memory settings for power adjustments on driver’s seat, side
mirrors and power tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel
Dual heated power remote-controlled and colour-keyed side mirrors with electrochromic automatic dimming & reverse
auto tilt-down
Automatic dimming electrochromic day/night inside rearview mirror
High solar energy absorbing tinted glass
Rear window defogger with auto off timer
Convenience Features
Lockable glove box and centre armrest console storage
Driver and passenger illuminated vanity mirrors
Front cupholders
Interior power remote trunklid and fuel filler door releases
Low fuel, washer fluid, oil level and pressure warning
Power door locks with driver’s door 2-turn unlock feature
Map lamps
Trunk mat
Integrated garage door opener
Illuminated entry system
Illuminated “Lexus” scuff plates
Carpeted floor mats
Automatic Light control system
Wheel-lock package
(4) Aluminum alloy wheels
Safety Features
Antilock Braking System (ABS)
Brake Assist
Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD)
Traction Control (TRAC)
Vehicle Skid Control (VSC)
High Intensity Discharge (HID) projected headlamps with auto leveling system
Tire pressure warning system
Fully integrated theft deterrent system with encoded vehicle immobilizer
Driver and front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS) with 2-stage deployment and occupant
sensor on the passenger side.
Side-impact airbag Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) for front seats
Front and rear seatbelt pretensioner and force limiter system
Keyless remote entry with adjustable audible warning, trunk release and panic alarm
Variable intermittent wipers
Integrated fog lamps
First aid kit
Available Accessories
Block heater
Lexus SC 430 Specifications & Features
Comprehensive coverage: 48 months/80,000 km
Powertrain: 72 months/110,000 km
Corrosion Perforation: 72 months/unlimited mileage
Roadside Assistance: 48 months, 24 hour roadside assistance with free travel planning
See your Lexus dealer for details.
*TOYOTA CANADA INC. Every effort has been made to ensure the specifications and equipment shown are accurate based on information available
at time of printing. In some cases, certain changes in standard equipment, options or product delays may occur which would not be reflected in these
pages. Toyota Canada Inc. reserves the right to make these changes without notice or obligation. Your Lexus dealer is your best source for up-to-date
**Performance figure is shown for comparison only, and was obtained with prototype vehicles under test track conditions by professional drivers using
special safety equipment and procedures. This should not be attempted on public streets or highways.
***FUEL CONSUMPTION RATING. These estimates are based on the Government of Canada’s approved criteria and testing methods. The actual fuel
consumption of this vehicle may vary. Refer to the Government of Canada publication =EnerGuide Fuel Consumption Guide.
Continuous average power, all channels driven, at 0.01% THD; 20-20,000 Hz.
Some features mentioned may not be available in Canada, or may only be available as part of an optional package.
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