An excellent piece on the car.You can’t sell luxury without image, and you can’t sell performance without competitiveness. The LFA doesn’t have either in it’s price bracket, but selling it for anything cheaper is probably out of the question after ten years and countless dollars put into development.
via High Gear Media Network Feed by Nelson Ireson on 5/24/11
There’s no denying the Lexus LFA is far and away the greatest combination of engineering feats achieved by Toyota outside of its Formula 1 ventures. In fact, it uses many of the lessons learned in the sport. But for all of its technological prowess, was the LFA a waste of time, money, and effort? The question was prompted by our observations of…