Lexus GS Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on Lexus GS clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 130 mm (5.1 in)
    • Offroad abilities: poor
    • Ride height per person: 26 mm (1 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 98 — 110 mm (3.9 — 4.3 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: high
    • Clearance to tire height: 130 mm / 89 mm
    • Ride height to disc diameter: 130 mm / 483 mm
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 142 mm
    • Difference with world average: -31 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 2 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • F 5.0 V8 — 3.6 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • F 5.0 V8 — 4.1 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • F 5.0 V8 — 11 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    F 5.0 V8 130 mm
    (5.1 in)
    26 mm/L 97 mm
    (3.8 in)
    -24% 9
    Vehicle F 5.0 V8
    Clearance 130 mm (5.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 26 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 97 mm (3.8 in)
    Difference from world average -24%
    Ride height to car height 9%

    Quick notes on Lexus GS clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 140 mm (5.5 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 28 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 108 — 120 mm (4.3 — 4.7 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance to tire height: 140 mm / 106 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 140 mm / 445 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 152 mm
      • Difference with world average: -21 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 350 — 2.2 hp/mm
  • 450h — 2.1 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 350 — 2.7 Nm/mm
  • 450h — 2.5 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 350 — 13 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    350 140 mm
    (5.5 in)
    40 mm/L 107 mm
    (4.2 in)
    -15% 9.5
    450h 140 mm
    (5.5 in)
    40 mm/L 107 mm
    (4.2 in)
    -15% 9.6
    Vehicle 350
    Clearance 140 mm (5.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 40 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 107 mm (4.2 in)
    Difference from world average -15%
    Ride height to car height 9.5%
    Vehicle 450h
    Clearance 140 mm (5.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 40 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 107 mm (4.2 in)
    Difference from world average -15%
    Ride height to car height 9.6%

    Quick notes on Lexus GS clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 130 mm (5.1 in)
      • Offroad abilities: poor
      • Ride height per person: 26 mm (1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 98 — 110 mm (3.9 — 4.3 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: high
      • Clearance to tire height: 130 mm / 106 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 130 mm / 445 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 142 mm
      • Difference with world average: -31 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 2 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 450h — 2.2 hp/mm
  • 350 V6 — 2.4 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 450h — 2.8 Nm/mm
  • 350 V6 — 2.8 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 350 V6 — 14 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    450h 130 mm
    (5.1 in)
    38 mm/L 97 mm
    (3.8 in)
    -24% 9.1
    350 V6 130 mm
    (5.1 in)
    38 mm/L 97 mm
    (3.8 in)
    -24% 9.1
    Vehicle 450h
    Clearance 130 mm (5.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 38 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 97 mm (3.8 in)
    Difference from world average -24%
    Ride height to car height 9.1%
    Vehicle 350 V6
    Clearance 130 mm (5.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 38 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 97 mm (3.8 in)
    Difference from world average -24%
    Ride height to car height 9.1%

    Quick notes on Lexus GS clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 133 mm (5.2 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 26.6 mm (1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 101 — 113 mm (4 — 4.4 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance to tire height: 133 mm / 106 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 133 mm / 445 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 145 mm
      • Difference with world average: -28 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 350 V6 — 2.4 hp/mm
  • 300 V6 — 1.8 hp/mm
  • 430 V8 — 2.1 hp/mm
  • 450h — 2.2 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 350 V6 — 2.9 Nm/mm
  • 300 V6 — 2.2 Nm/mm
  • 430 V8 — 3.2 Nm/mm
  • 450h — 2.8 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 300 V6 — 14 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 430 V8 — 11 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    350 V6 130 mm
    (5.1 in)
    38 mm/L 97 mm
    (3.8 in)
    -24% 9.1
    300 V6 140 mm
    (5.5 in)
    47 mm/L 107 mm
    (4.2 in)
    -15% 9.8
    430 V8 130 mm
    (5.1 in)
    30 mm/L 97 mm
    (3.8 in)
    -24% 9.1
    450h 130 mm
    (5.1 in)
    38 mm/L 97 mm
    (3.8 in)
    -24% 9.1
    Vehicle 350 V6
    Clearance 130 mm (5.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 38 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 97 mm (3.8 in)
    Difference from world average -24%
    Ride height to car height 9.1%
    Vehicle 300 V6
    Clearance 140 mm (5.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 47 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 107 mm (4.2 in)
    Difference from world average -15%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 430 V8
    Clearance 130 mm (5.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 30 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 97 mm (3.8 in)
    Difference from world average -24%
    Ride height to car height 9.1%
    Vehicle 450h
    Clearance 130 mm (5.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 38 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 97 mm (3.8 in)
    Difference from world average -24%
    Ride height to car height 9.1%

    Quick notes on Lexus GS clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 155 mm (6.1 in)
      • Offroad abilities: above average
      • Ride height per person: 31 mm (1.2 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 123 — 135 mm (4.8 — 5.3 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
      • Clearance to tire height: 155 mm / 127 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 155 mm / 406 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 167 mm
      • Difference with world average: -6 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 6 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 300 — 1.5 hp/mm
  • 400 V8 — 1.9 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 300 — 1.9 Nm/mm
  • 400 V8 — 2.7 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 300 — 14 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 400 V8 — 13 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    300 155 mm
    (6.1 in)
    52 mm/L 122 mm
    (4.8 in)
    -4% 10.8
    400 V8 155 mm
    (6.1 in)
    39 mm/L 122 mm
    (4.8 in)
    -4% 10.8
    Vehicle 300
    Clearance 155 mm (6.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 52 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 122 mm (4.8 in)
    Difference from world average -4%
    Ride height to car height 10.8%
    Vehicle 400 V8
    Clearance 155 mm (6.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 39 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 122 mm (4.8 in)
    Difference from world average -4%
    Ride height to car height 10.8%

    Quick notes on Lexus GS clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 140 mm (5.5 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 28 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 108 — 120 mm (4.3 — 4.7 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance to tire height: 140 mm / 129 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 140 mm / 406 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 152 mm
      • Difference with world average: -21 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 300 — 1.6 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 300 — 2 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 300 — 12 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    300 140 mm
    (5.5 in)
    47 mm/L 107 mm
    (4.2 in)
    -15% 10
    Vehicle 300
    Clearance 140 mm (5.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 47 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 107 mm (4.2 in)
    Difference from world average -15%
    Ride height to car height 10%