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2013 Lexus ES 350 - Road Test Specs

2013 Lexus ES 350 Sedan

(3.5L V6 6-speed Automatic)


Year Make Model2013 Lexus ES 350 4dr Sedan (3.5L 6cyl 6A)
Vehicle TypeFWD 4dr 5-passenger sedan
Estimated MSRP$38,000 (estimated base price)
Assembly locationToyota Motor Kyushu, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan


ConfigurationTransverse, front-engine, front-wheel drive
Engine typeNaturally aspirated, port-injected V6, gasoline
Displacement (cc/cu-in)3,456/211
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, 4 valves per cylinder, variable intake- and exhaust-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)10.8
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)268 @ 6,200
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)248 @ 4,700
Fuel type87-octane recommended
Transmission typeSix-speed automatic with console shifter and Sport and Eco modes
Transmission ratios (x:1)I = 3.30, II = 1.90, III = 1.420, IV = 1.00, V = 0.71, VI = 0.61, R = 4.15
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.46


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson struts, coil springs, twin-tube dampers, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent MacPherson struts, coil springs, twin-tube dampers, lateral links, stabilizer bar
Steering typeElectric-assist, speed-proportional, rack-and-pinion power steering
Steering ratio (x:1)14.8
Tire make and modelMichelin Primacy MXM4
Tire typeAll-season, low rolling resistance
Tire size215/55R17 93V (standard), 225/45R18 91V (optional)
Wheel size17-by-7-inches (standard), 18-by-7.5-inches (optional)
Wheel materialCast aluminum alloy
Brakes, front11.6-inch ventilated disc with single-piston sliding caliper
Brakes, rear11-inch solid disc with single-piston sliding caliper

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)7.1
1/4-mile, mfr. claim (sec. @ mph)15.1

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)21 city/31 highway/24 combined
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)17.2

Audio and Advanced Technology

Stereo descriptionAM/FM/with six-CD changer with MP3/WMA capability (standard),
iPod/digital media compatibilityUSB and auxiliary inputs (standard), Enform smartphone-based apps (optional)
Satellite radioOptional
Bluetooth phone connectivityHands-free phone capability (standard), streaming audio (optional)
Navigation systemOptional, hard-drive-based, 8-inch screen (measured diagonally)
Telematics (OnStar, etc.)Enform (optional)
Smart entry/StartStandard
Parking aidsOptional back-up camera, sonar
Blind-spot detectionOptional
Adaptive cruise controlOptional
Lane-departure monitoringOptional
Collision warning/avoidanceOptional
Driver coaching displayStandard

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,549
Length (in.)192.7
Width (in.)71.7
Height (in.)57.1
Wheelbase (in.)111.0
Track, front (in.)62.6
Track, rear (in.)62.0
Legroom, front (in.)41.9
Legroom, rear (in.)40.0
Headroom, front (in.)37.5
Headroom, rear (in.)37.5
Shoulder room, front (in.)57.6
Shoulder room, rear (in.)55.0
Seating capacity5
Trunk volume (cu-ft)15.2


Bumper-to-bumper4 years/50,000 miles
Powertrain6 years/70,000 miles
Corrosion6 years/Unlimited miles
Roadside assistance4 years/Unlimited miles
Free scheduled maintenance5,000 miles

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