Lexus IS F (2014)
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Lexus IS F (2014): 33 facts and highlights

1. better fuel economy (city)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
17.7l/100 km
Citroen C5 HDi 115 (2014): 5.3l/100 km

2. higher maximum torque

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
503Nm
Tesla Roadster: 10000Nm

3. better fuel economy (highway)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
12.3l/100 km
Citroen C5 HDi 115 (2014): 4.2l/100 km

4. Has smart key as standard

A smart key is a wireless key that offers several benefits over a traditional key. For example when you approach the car the doors will automatically unlock, and you can turn the engine on with the press of a button.
Lexus IS F (2014)
46% have it

5. more horsepower

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
416hp
Opel VXR8 GTS (2014): 585hp

6. greater cargo volume

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
378l
Tesla Model S 70 (2016): 894l

7. height

1.42m
Audi S4 Premium Plus (2014): 1.41m

8. Has stolen vehicle tracking system

The vehicle has a tracking system that utilises GPS, allowing you to locate it in case it is stolen.
Lexus IS F (2014)
26% have it

9. Has rear-wheel drive

Rear-wheel drive benefits from increased traction when accelerating, as the weight of the vehicle shifts to the rear over the drive wheels. The weight of the car is also more evenly distributed, resulting in improved handling.
Lexus IS F (2014)
39% have it

10. more headroom (front)

More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.
946mm
Volkswagen Jetta (2014): 1.08m

11. smaller turn radius

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.
10.2m
Mitsubishi Lancer GT (2014): 10m

12. longer basic warranty (km)

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
80467km
Mitsubishi Lancer GT (2014): 96561km

13. Has a petrol (gasoline) engine

A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.
Lexus IS F (2014)
84% have it

14. better fuel economy (combined)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
15.7l/100 km
Citroen C5 HDi 115 (2014): 4.6l/100 km

15. longer wheelbase

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).
2.73m
Rolls-Royce Phantom (2014): 3.57m

16. Has fully independent suspension

This allows all four wheels to move up and down independently, providing a smoother ride when, for example, going over bumps in the road.
Lexus IS F (2014)
90% have it

17. Has Stop-Start system

A Stop-Start system automatically turns off the engine when stopping in traffic or at a red light, and seamlessly starts it again when pressure is applied to the accelerator. This saves fuel and is more ecological.
Lexus IS F (2014)
32% have it

18. more valves

An intake valve allows the air/fuel mixture to enter the combustion chamber. An engine with more valves tends to increase performance.
32
Rolls-Royce Ghost II (2014): 48

19. longer drivetrain warranty (km)

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
112654km
Chevrolet SS (2014): 160934km

20. more headroom (rear)

More headroom in the rear of the car makes for a more comfortable passenger experience, and is especially important for taller people. It is also useful if you are transporting cargo in the rear of the vehicle.
932mm
Volkswagen Jetta (2014): 1.05m

21. weight

1.71t
Volkswagen Jetta (2014): 1.85kg

22. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Lexus IS F (2014)
91% have it

23. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
Tesla Model S 70 (2016): 2

24. more airbags

Airbags are designed to cushion occupants in the event of an impact. The standard number is around six as some cars now incorporate additional ones, such as knee airbags, side airbags and side curtain airbags.
8
Mercedes-Benz E250 BlueTEC Sedan (2014): 11

25. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
64l
Audi A8 (2014): 90.1l

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