Road Tests Real world tests of Supra Turbo vs Lexus LFA

0-60mph

Top speed

Supra Turbo
156 mph
Lexus LFA
201 mph

0-100mph

Supra Turbo
12.3 s
Lexus LFA
7.8 s

1/4 mile

Supra Turbo
13.7 s
Lexus LFA
11.6 s

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Toyota Supra Turbo

Reasons to consider the
Toyota Supra Turbo

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Has an air compressor Twin turbocharger vs None About half of supercars have an air compressor
Side view of Lexus LFA

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Lexus LFA

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Faster top speed 201 mph vs 156 mph 45 more mph; leaves lesser cars in the dust on the straights
A lot faster in the quarter mile 11.6 s vs 13.7 s More than 15% faster at the drag strip
Faster to 100mph 7.8 s vs 12.3 s More than 35% faster to 100mph
Way more more powerful engine 553 HP @ 8,700 RPM vs 322 HP @ 5,800 RPM More than 70% stronger engine
More expensive sticker price $376k vs $38k Around 10x more expensive harder to own
Way higher redline 9,000 RPM vs 6,800 RPM More than 30% more revs
Bigger engine 4,800 cc vs 3,000 cc 60% bigger engine

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Supra Turbo  vs
Lexus LFA 
Brand Toyota Lexus
Price 38,000 375,875
Year 1993-1997 2010

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 10.58 lb/hp 6.4 lb/hp
Maximum hp 322 HP @ 5,800 RPM 553 HP @ 8,700 RPM
Maximum torque 321 ft-lb @ 4,000 RPM 355 ft-lb @ 6,800 RPM
Max RPM 6,800 RPM 9,000 RPM
Engine placement Front Front
Steering system Rack and pinion Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 3,000 cc 4,800 cc
Air compressor Twin turbocharger None
Fuels
Gas
Compression ratio 8.5:1 12:1
Bore/stroke 3.39 in / 3.39 in 3.46 in / 3.11 in
Valvetrain DOHC DOHC
Valves per cylinder 4 4

road tests

Supra Turbo  vs
Lexus LFA 
Top speed 156 mph 201 mph
1/4 mile 13.7 s 11.6 s
0-60mph 5 s 3.6 s
0-100mph 12.3 s 7.8 s

transmission

Drivetrain Front Engine / RWD RWD w/Torsen LSD, TC, VSC
Gearing Traditional Traditional
# of gears 6 6
Axle ratio 3.27:1 3.42:1

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc Disc
Rear brakes Disc Disc
Front wheels 432/? 203 508/? 241
Rear wheels 432/? 241 508/? 292

physical dimensions

Curb weight 3,408 lb 3,540 lb
Width 71.3 in 74.6 in
Height 50.2 in 48 in
Length 177.7 in 177.4 in
Front track width 59.9 in 62.2 in
Wheelbase 100.4 in 63.2 in
Toyota Supra Turbo
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