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2012 Lexus LFA

Can You Overdose On One Day With An LFA? Medical dictionaries define a drug as "any article intended to affect the structure or any function of the body of humans." The 2012 Lexus LFA is not a supercar, it is a narcotic. Twist the carbon-fibre key of the Lexus flagship and listen to its race-bred V10 wail. Within seconds of the sound reaching the eardrum, the adrenal glands initialize epinephrine production and endorphins are released from the pituitary. The result of the natural injection is a more rapid heartbeat, an increase in blood pressure, involuntary muscle... Read More

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    Featured: Bulletproof Automotive Scion FR-S build for SEMA rivals Lexus LF-A supercar
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    The SEMA Show is the place to be when it comes to seeing custom car builders and fabricators bring out their very best of show for 100,000 of their closest friends. Naturally, the public is eager to see all of the outstanding: tuned cars, hot rods, resto mods, lifted trucks, race cars and many more we can't even categorize form the industry-only show. ...

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    Video: Watch the legendary Lexus LFA reach the end of the line
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    They say all good things must come to an end, although we still wish it wouldn't apply to the loss of the legendary Lexus LFA supercar (which recently ended exactly two years after initial production began). Luckily, a MotorTrend film crew was granted access to the LFA factory in Japan just weeks before the last Lexus was set to roll off the assembly ...

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    Video: Watch an Aventador, Viper and LFA play the songs of their people
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    Our friends at Road & Track recently stopped by Cars and Coffee in Irvine, California, with the 2013 SRT Viper and found themselves a place to park between a Lamborghini Aventador and a Lexus LFA. Those machines might as well be the three musketeers of ludicrous exhaust notes, and rather than keep those 24 raging cylinders muffled, R&T set about ...

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    Video: Forza Horizon announces January Recaro Car Pack with LFA Nürburgring Edition
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    Another month, another car pack for Forza Horizon. This time it's the Recaro Car Pack featuring a motley gang of cars and trucks: the 1983 GMC Vandura G-1500, 1995 Ford Mustang Cobra R, 2012 Cadillac Escalade ESV, 2005 Mercedes-Benz SLR, 2012 Lexus LFA Nürburgring Edition and 2012 Lotus Exige S. It'll be up for download on Xbox Live on Tuesday, Jan. ...

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    Featured: Only Lexus LFA Nürburgring Edition for sale in Canada pops up in Québec
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    Now that Lexus has officially rolled the last LFA supercar off the assembly line at its Motomachi plant in Japan, the 500 examples in existence are likely to be in high demand. So you can imagine our excitement when we stumbled upon this flawless 2012 Lexus LFA Nürburgring Edition up for sale in nearby Quebec! This Lexus LFA is just one of 50 ever ...

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    Official: Lexus builds final LFA supercar #500
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    Lexus has officially built the very last LFA. The 500th Lexus supercar rolled out from the company's Motomachi facility on December 14th wearing all of the goodies of the Nürburgring package and white paint. Toyota's Lexus division started production on the car exactly two years ago on December 15, 2010 and built just one unit per working day. A ...

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    Confirmed: Top Gear blokes start supercar road trip in Las Vegas
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    According to the Twitter musings of one Jeremy Clarkson, the Top Gear UK crew is back in North America for another harebrained adventure, this time in a trio of comely supercars. Judging by some grainy Twitter pics, Clarkson is in Las Vegas with Richard Hammond and James May, set to drive cross-country in a Lexus LFA, SRT Viper and Aston Martin ...

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    Rumormill: Lexus LFA racer image tweeted by driver Akira Iida
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    The rumour has been that Lexus will soon have a motorsports-only LFA to supplement the mostly stock LFA it has been using in races like the Nürburgring 24-Hour. This past summer the Internet happened upon a couple of photos of this supposed LFA GTE prototype (right), an endurance racer that could perhaps be seen at next year's 24 Hours of Le Mans. ...

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    Featured: Lexus LFA Nürburgring Edition pops up at SEMA
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    Lexus has brought along a LFA Nürburgring Edition to its SEMA booth this year, apparently for no better reasons than to (a) show us the car in colour other than the orange we saw for its Geneva debut and (b) let show-goers take turns running the car on a dynamometer. We'll admit, that last part is pretty good... we're waiting for the crowds to die ...

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    Video: Lexus lets one lucky fan loose on Laguna Seca in LFA
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    In August, Lexus held its Unleash the LFA contest on Facebook, with the winner getting to spend the day in its LFA supercar (at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, no less), receive track instructions from pro driver Scott Pruett and also win a three-day High Performance Driving Experience at Skip Barber Racing School. In a random selection, Mark Clemons of Culver ...