Lexus is including a limited-edition model of the RC F sports activities coupe to the lineup. The 2021 Lexus RC F Fuji Speedway Version replaces the Track Edition mannequin as essentially the most hardcore RC F. It is also among the many rarest: manufacturing is proscribed to 60 models.
Named after the well-known Japanese racetrack, Lexus stated the brand new Fuji Speedway Version is “way over an look package deal.” The limited-edition mannequin will get Brembo carbon-ceramic brakes, a titanium exhaust, and carbon-fiber aerodynamic bits just like final 12 months’s Observe Version. Just like the Observe Version, the Fuji Speedway Version can also be lighter than an ordinary RC F, in line with Lexus.
No modifications have been made underneath the hood. The acquainted 5.0-liter naturally aspirated V-Eight nonetheless produces 472 horsepower and 395 pound-feet of torque, and it continues to drive the rear wheels by way of an 8-speed automated transmission. Lexus stated the Fuji Speedway Version will do 0-60 mph in 3.9 seconds (the identical because the Observe Version), in comparison with 4.2 seconds for the standard RC F.
2021 Lexus RC F
The Fuji Speedway Version is barely obtainable in Cloudburst Grey or Arctic Blast Satin. The latter is a matte white paint that, in contrast to most different matte finishes, is sturdy sufficient to undergo an automated automotive wash, in line with Lexus. The inside will get Circuit Pink leather-based seats with Alcantara accents, plus purple carbon-fiber trim.
Every automotive additionally comes with an MSTR automatic-movement watch, sporting a gunmetal bezel, purple band stitching, and Fuji Speedway and F logos. Pricing is not obtainable but, however count on the Fuji Speedway Version to begin close to the $97,675 base value of the Observe Version.
The bottom RC F additionally will get a handful of updates for the 2021 mannequin 12 months. Blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert, heated exterior mirrors, and a reminiscence driver’s seat at the moment are customary. Lexus additionally added Android Auto alongside the beforehand obtainable Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa. Parking help is now obtainable as a part of an elective Premium package deal, and minor modifications have been made to inside trim items.