2013 Lexus LS 460 F Sport First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2013 Lexus LS 460 - Road Test Specs

2013 Lexus LS Sedan

(4.6L V8 8-speed Automatic)


Year Make Model2013 Lexus LS 460 4dr Sedan (4.6L 8cyl 8A)
Vehicle TypeRWD 4dr 5-passenger Sedan
Assembly locationTahara, Japan


ConfigurationLongitudinal, front-engine, rear-wheel drive
Engine typeNaturally aspirated, port- and direct-injected V8, gasoline
Displacement (cc/cu-in)4,608/81
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, 4 valves per cylinder, variable intake- and exhaust-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)11.8
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)386 @ 6,400
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)367 @ 4,100
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
Transmission typeEight-speed automatic with console shifter and steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters
Transmission ratios (x:1)I = 4.60, II = 2.72, III = 1.86, IV = 1.46, V = 1.23, VI = 1.00, VII = 0.82, VIII = 0.68, R = 2.18
Final-drive ratio (x:1)2.94
Differential(s)Rear: Torsen-type limited-slip (F Sport package)


Suspension, frontIndependent double wishbones; air springs; driver-adjustable, three-mode variable dampers; stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink; air springs; driver-adjustable, three-mode variable dampers; stabilizer bar
Steering typeVariable-ratio, electric-assist power rack-and-pinion steering
Steering ratio (x:1)11.1-17.0 (variable)
Tire make and modelBridgestone Turanza ER33
Tire typeSummer performance
Tire size245/45R19 98Y
Wheel size19-by-8 inches
Wheel materialForged aluminum alloy
Brakes, frontBrembo 14.8-inch ventilated disc with six-piston fixed caliper
Brakes, rearBrembo 13.1-inch ventilated disc with two-piston fixed caliper

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)5.4
1/4-mile, mfr. claim (sec. @ mph)14.0

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)16 city/24 highway/19 combined
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)22.2

Audio and Advanced Technology

Stereo descriptionAM/FM/CD player with MP3/WMA capability and 10 speakers (standard); 19-speaker Mark Levinson system (optional)
iPod/digital media compatibilityStandard auxiliary and USB inputs; Lexus Enform apps for smartphones
Satellite radioStandard (90-day trial subscription)
Rear seat video and entertainmentOptional Blu-ray player, 9-inch VGA screen
Bluetooth phone connectivityStandard; includes audio streaming
Navigation systemStandard, hard-drive-based system with 12.3-inch display (measured diagonally)
Telematics (OnStar, etc.)Standard
Smart entry/StartStandard
Parking aidsStandard sonar and back-up camera; optional rear cross-traffic alert system
Blind-spot detectionOptional
Adaptive cruise controlOptional
Lane-departure monitoringOptional
Collision warning/avoidanceOptional; includes pedestrian detection
Night VisionNot available
Driver coaching displayStandard

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)4,365 (F Sport)
Length (in.)200.0
Width (in.)73.8
Height (in.)58.3
Wheelbase (in.)116.9
Track, front (in.)63.4
Track, rear (in.)63.6
Turning circle (ft.)36.0
Legroom, front (in.)43.7
Legroom, rear (in.)35.8
Headroom, front (in.)38.0
Headroom, rear (in.)38.0
Shoulder room, front (in.)58.5
Shoulder room, rear (in.)56.9
Seating capacity5
GVWR (lbs.)5,415
Ground clearance (in.)4.7 (F Sport)


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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