Lexus LS Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on Lexus LS 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 / 110 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

  • 460L V8 — 3 hp/mm
  • 600h L V8 — 3 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 460L V8 — 3.8 Nm/mm
  • 600h L V8 — 4 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 460L V8 — 10 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 600h L 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
    460L V8 130 mm
    (5.1 in)
    28 mm/L 97 mm
    (3.8 in)
    -24% 8.8
    600h L V8 130 mm
    (5.1 in)
    26 mm/L 97 mm
    (3.8 in)
    -24% 8.8
    Vehicle 460L V8
    Clearance 130 mm (5.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 28 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 97 mm (3.8 in)
    Difference from world average -24%
    Ride height to car height 8.8%
    Vehicle 600h L 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 8.8%

    Quick notes on Lexus LS clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 145 mm (5.7 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 29 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 113 — 125 mm (4.4 — 4.9 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance to tire height: 145 mm / 118 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 145 mm / 457 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 157 mm
      • Difference with world average: -16 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 460L V8 — 2.6 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 460L V8 — 3.4 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 460L 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
    460L V8 145 mm
    (5.7 in)
    31 mm/L 112 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -11% 9.8
    Vehicle 460L V8
    Clearance 145 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 31 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 112 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -11%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%

    Quick notes on Lexus LS clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 135 mm (5.3 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 27 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 103 — 115 mm (4.1 — 4.5 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance to tire height: 135 mm / 118 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 135 mm / 457 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 147 mm
      • Difference with world average: -26 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 460 V8 — 2.7 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 460 V8 — 3.5 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 460 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
    460 V8 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    29 mm/L 102 mm
    (4 in)
    -19% 9.2
    Vehicle 460 V8
    Clearance 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 29 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 102 mm (4 in)
    Difference from world average -19%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%

    Quick notes on Lexus LS clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 145 mm (5.7 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 29 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 113 — 125 mm (4.4 — 4.9 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance to tire height: 145 mm / 118 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 145 mm / 457 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 157 mm
      • Difference with world average: -16 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 460 V8 — 2.6 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 460 V8 — 3.4 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 460 V8 — 18 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
    460 V8 145 mm
    (5.7 in)
    31 mm/L 112 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -11% 9.9
    Vehicle 460 V8
    Clearance 145 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 31 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 112 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -11%
    Ride height to car height 9.9%

    Quick notes on Lexus LS clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 145 mm (5.7 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 29 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 113 — 125 mm (4.4 — 4.9 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance to tire height: 145 mm / 114 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 145 mm / 470 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 157 mm
      • Difference with world average: -16 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 600h L V8 — 2.9 hp/mm
  • 460L — 2.5 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 600h L V8 — 3.9 Nm/mm
  • 460L — 3.2 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 600h L V8 — 15 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 460L — 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
    600h L V8 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    27 mm/L 102 mm
    (4 in)
    -19% 9.1
    460L 155 mm
    (6.1 in)
    34 mm/L 122 mm
    (4.8 in)
    -4% 10.5
    Vehicle 600h L V8
    Clearance 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 27 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 102 mm (4 in)
    Difference from world average -19%
    Ride height to car height 9.1%
    Vehicle 460L
    Clearance 155 mm (6.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 34 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 122 mm (4.8 in)
    Difference from world average -4%
    Ride height to car height 10.5%

    Quick notes on Lexus LS clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 145 mm (5.7 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 29 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 113 — 125 mm (4.4 — 4.9 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance to tire height: 145 mm / 124 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 145 mm / 432 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 157 mm
      • Difference with world average: -16 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 430 V8 — 2 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 430 V8 — 3 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 430 V8 — 17 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
    430 V8 145 mm
    (5.7 in)
    34 mm/L 112 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -11% 9.9
    Vehicle 430 V8
    Clearance 145 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 34 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 112 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -11%
    Ride height to car height 9.9%

    Quick notes on Lexus LS 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 / 135 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

  • 400 V8 — 2 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 400 V8 — 2.8 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 400 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
    400 V8 140 mm
    (5.5 in)
    35 mm/L 107 mm
    (4.2 in)
    -15% 9.8
    Vehicle 400 V8
    Clearance 140 mm (5.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 35 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 107 mm (4.2 in)
    Difference from world average -15%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%

    Quick notes on Lexus LS 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 / 135 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

  • 400 V8 — 1.9 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 400 V8 — 2.6 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 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
    400 V8 140 mm
    (5.5 in)
    35 mm/L 107 mm
    (4.2 in)
    -15% 9.7
    Vehicle 400 V8
    Clearance 140 mm (5.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 35 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 107 mm (4.2 in)
    Difference from world average -15%
    Ride height to car height 9.7%