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1997 Lexus LS 400 specs & colors

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1997 Lexus LS 400

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EPA Classification Mid-Size
Front Wheel Size 16 x 7.0 in
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 7.0 in
Spare Wheel Size 16 x 7.0 in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 4.0L/242
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 260 @ 5300
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 270 @ 4500
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 25 MPG
Cruising Range - City 427.50 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 19 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 562.50 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Type 4
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.804
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.531
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.000
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.705
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.393
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.55
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Doublw Wishbone
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 12.4 x -TBD- in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 12.1 x -TBD- in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 22.5 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.7
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.46
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 34.8 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Front Tire Size P225/60R16
Rear Tire Size P225/60R16
Spare Tire Size P225/60R16
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 3726 lbs
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume 102.0 ft³
Front Head Room 38.9 in
Front Leg Room 43.7 in
Front Shoulder Room 57.9 in
Front Hip Room 57.1 in
Second Head Room 36.9 in
Second Leg Room 36.9 in
Second Shoulder Room 57.1 in
Second Hip Room 56.7 in
Wheelbase 112.2 in
Length, Overall 196.7 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 72.0 in
Height, Overall 56.5 in
Track Width, Front 62.0 in
Track Width, Rear 62.0 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.5 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Trunk Volume 13.9 ft³
Fully integrated outside-air filtration & deodorization system Standard
Color-keyed tinted glass Standard
Gear-shift night illumination-inc: shift position indicator, gate groove perimeter Standard
Dual illum visor vanity mirrors w/sliding sun visors, center visor Standard
Cruise control mounted on steering wheel Standard
Fully carpeted trunk w/pull-down handle Standard
Side door impact beams Standard
Manual front seatbelt height adjusters Standard
Pwr windows w/driver-side "auto-down" feature, illuminated switches Standard
Dual heated pwr electrochromic outside mirrors w/defoggers Standard
Digital clock Standard
22.5 gallon fuel tank w/fuel cap hanger Standard
Electronic odometer & dual tripmeters Standard
California walnut wood trim-inc: center console, door trim Standard
Instrument panel brightness adjustment Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
3-position automatic pwr antenna Standard
Pwr tilt/telescopic steering column w/auto tilt-away Standard
ETR AM/FM stereo w/cassette-inc: 195-watt pwr, auto-reverse, auto cassette scan feature, 7-speakers Standard
Air conditioning Standard
Pre-wiring for options-inc: cellular phone, transceiver, command module, window-imprinted antenna, in-dash 6-disc CD auto-changer Standard
Front/rear 3-point outboard seat belts Standard
Rear window defogger w/auto-off timer Standard
Leather interior-inc: seats, headrests, door armrests/trim, shift knob, steering wheel, console cover Standard
Integrated fog lamps Standard
4-wheel pwr-assisted ventilated disc brakes Standard
Automatic on/off headlamps Standard
Auto-dimming electrochromic rearview mirror Standard
Electroluminescent instrumentation-inc: tachometer, speedometer, coolant temp, fuel gauges Standard
Remote trunk/fuel filler door release Standard
Speed-sensing progressive pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Auto climate control system-inc: compact HVAC system, soft-touch dual-zone climate controls, LCD interior/exterior temperature indicator Standard
Padded instrument panel Standard
Pwr door locks-inc: driver 2-turn unlock feature, anti lock-out feature Standard
Full size spare tire Standard
Tungsten halogen headlamps Standard
Rear wheel drive Standard
Front seat mounted side-impact air bag supplemental restraint system (SRS) Standard
Fold-down rear center arm rest w/dual cupholders Standard
Variable intermittent windshield wipers w/mist control Standard
Retained accessory pwr for windows & optional moonroof Standard
Warning lamps-inc: low oil pressure, charging system, door open, flashing parking brake-on, seat belt reminder, SRS air bag, rear light failure, check engine, anti-lock brakes (ABS), low engine coolant, low washer fluid, brake pad wear, headlights/parking lights-on Standard
Lower body-side cladding Standard
Stainless steel exhaust system w/dual extensions Standard
4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD, super-flow torque converter, ECT-i intelligence Standard
Driver & front passenger supplemental air bag restraint system (SRS) Standard
225/60VR16 SBR tires Standard
4.0L (242) DOHC EFI 32-valve V8 aluminum engine Standard
Cut pile carpeting Standard
City 19/hwy 25 (4.0L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
Independent front/rear double wishbone suspension w/coil springs Standard
First aid kit located beneath driver seat Standard
Emergency tool kit Standard
Front seatback storage pockets Standard
Interior lighting-inc: door courtesy lights, glovebox, trunk, front/rear reading lamps, illuminated front seat belt buckles Standard
Vehicle theft deterrent system w/engine immobilizer Standard
Hood/roof silencers Standard
Illuminated entry system Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Remote entry-inc: 2-remote keys, adjustable audible lock/unlock, panic function, trunk release, 30-second relock function, carfinder Standard
Instrument panel storage-inc: coin holder, dual cupholders, lockable lower glove box, front/rear door storage pockets Standard
Integrated retractable coat hooks Standard
Dual compartment center console-inc: accessory pwr outlet, cellular phone storage capability Standard
Individually-mounted ashtray/cigarette lighters on rear door armrests Standard
(5) 16" X 7.0 aluminun alloy wheels Standard
Molded fabric headliner Standard
Front/rear stabilizer bars Standard
Front/rear adjustable headrests Standard
Multi-adjustable pwr front seats w/lumbar support Standard

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