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2003 Lexus SC 430

2003 Lexus SC 430
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Two years ago, Lexus augmented its lineup of vehicles by debuting the SC 430, a luxury two-door convertible. Since that time, this sporty car has shown its mettle, providing excellent acceleration and handling ability. Coupled with its performance is a sturdy build, outfitted with luxury trim and features.

Available Models
The 2003 Lexus SC 430 is available in one 2-door model. It is a convertible car, with 5-speed automatic transmission.

Interior Features
The inside of the 2003 Lexus SC 430 is furnished luxuriously in leather and real wood trim. It contains a standard navigation system, and a memory system that retains settings for the mirrors, the front seats, and the steering wheel. This steering wheel is wood, wrapped in leather, and functions with a power tilt/telescoping capability. It also comes equipped with radio controls.

Other standard interior features include power steering, an interior air filter, air conditioning with dual-zone automatic climate controls, and a Mark Levinson AM/FM radio with in-dash 6-disc CD changer. The 2003 Lexus SC 430 also contains a tachometer, and power windows and door locks, and is equipped with remote keyless entry. The front seats of the SC 430 are heated, and have power settings that move the seats in ten directions, and control lumbar adjustment. There is also a rear seat, which can be used for cargo, or to accommodate children and pets.

Exterior Features
One of the most attractive features of the 2003 Lexus SC 430 is its power retractable metal roof. When down, this tight-fitting roof almost completely eliminates wind noise. The Lexus SC 430 rides on 18-inch alloy wheels fitted with performance tires, and also has high-intensity discharge headlights.

Inside the 2003 Lexus SC 430 is a 4.3-litre dohc V8 engine that delivers a powerful 300 hp at 5600 rpm, and 325 lbs-ft of torque at 3400 rpm. Operating on 5-speed automatic transmission, this sporty convertible does 0-60 mph in 6.2 seconds. Its fuel efficiency is rated at 18/23 mpg (city/highway). Standard traction control adds to its already competitive performance.

Safety and Security
Safety features on the Lexus SC 430 include dual front airbags, front side airbags, anti-lock 4-wheel disc brakes with full-power assist, and an anti-skid/traction control system. Other standard safety features include a tire pressure monitor, daytime running lights, and fog lights. There is also a theft-deterrent system, though the metal roof means this convertible is less susceptible to theft than those fitted with soft roofs.

2003 Lexus SC 430 Highlights

Forward motion silhouette with bulging muscle bumper Sporty 5-spoke 18" aluminum alloy wheels with chrome plated center ornament
Independent halogen high beam lamps
Three pod design rear combination lamps promote high-tech image (back up lights located between exhaust pipes)
Rear wind deflector helps reduce wind wrap during top down driving conditions
Heat and UV light reducing glass
Electrically powered retractable aluminum hardtop
Sound damping material on rear wheel well, underfloor, rocker molding and retractable hardtop
Optional rear spoiler (Coefficient of Drag is reduced from .31 to .30 with the rear spoiler)
Exterior colors: White Gold Crystal, Millennium Silver Metallic, Black Onyx, Twilight Amethyst Pearl, Absolutely Red, Egyptian Sand Pearl, Midnight Pine Pearl, Indigo Ink Pearl
Interior available in black, saddle or ecru
Bader leather-trimmed interior, including seats, door armrests and console cover
Electrically powered display doors of Bird's Eye Maple or Walnut wood that cover the audio head unit and optional navigation screen
Heated front seats
Located on the HVAC panel: Trip computer with average mpg, instantaneous mpg, drive time, average mph, outside temperature information, and digital quartz clock

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Fast Stats
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 4.3L V8
300 @ 5,600
5-speed auto
MPG: City/Hwy
18 / 23

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