Lexus RC F GT3 Racing Concept Rumbles the 2014 Geneva Motor Show With its Debut

Lexus Press Release

GENEVA – Feb. 28, 2014 “ Racing fans around the world will feel the adrenaline when Lexus debuts the RC F GT3 racing concept at the 84th Geneva International Motor Show.

The RC F GT3 concept, based on the recently revealed RC F performance coupe, was developed to meet Group GT3 international racing standards. It weighs 2,755.8 lbs. and comes with a modified version of the base RC Fs V8 engine, producing a maximum output exceeding 540 horsepower.

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Lexus RC F GT3 Racing Concept at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show

Lexus will supply GT3-compliant*1 vehicles to racing teams starting in 2015, with vehicle testing to start this year. GT3 cars can enter many races globally, such as the 24 Hours of Nürburgring endurance race in Germany and the Super Taikyu Endurance and Super GT series in Japan.

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Lexus RC F GT3 Racing Concept at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show

The RC F GT3 concept will be on display in Geneva, Switzerland March 4 -16, 2014 at Palexpos hall 4, stand number 4211.
Look for the checkered flag to drop soon!

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Lexus RC F GT3 Racing Concept at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show

Specifications: Lexus RC F GT3 Concept

Length 4,705 mm/ 185.2 in
Width 2,000 mm/78.7 in
Height 1,270 mm/50 in
Weight 1,250 kg/2,755.8 lbs
Wheelbase 2,730 mm/107.5 in
Engine V8 gasoline engine
Horsepower 540+ hp (397kw)

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Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a member of the North American Car and Truck of the Year (NACTOY), Women's World Car of the Year (WWCOTY), and the Concept Car of the Year.