Research 2002 Lexus LS 430 specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

4dr Sedan


Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.2 x .63
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.4 x 1.2
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 20.2
Trunk Volume (ft³) 17.5

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 582


SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 290 @ 5600
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 4.3/262
Fuel System EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 320 @ 3400

Exterior Dimensions

Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.0
Track Width, Front (in) 61.8
Track Width, Front (in) 62.0
Height, Overall (in) 58.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.0
Length, Overall (in) 196.7
Wheelbase (in) 115.2
Liftover Height (in) 26.8
Liftover Height (in) 26.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.8

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 22.2

Interior Dimensions

Front Hip Room (in) 56.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.9
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 107.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.1
Front Leg Room (in) 44.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.6
Second Hip Room (in) 57.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.2
Second Leg Room (in) 37.6
Second Head Room (in) 38.0


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25


Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.52
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4


Vehicle Name Lexus LS 430
Body Style 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Lexus LS 430


Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.0
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.79


Rear Tire Size P225/55R17
Front Tire Order Code FT
Front Tire Order Code TI
Front Tire Order Code TU
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code FT
Rear Tire Order Code TI
Rear Tire Order Code TU
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P225/55R17
Front Tire Size P225/60HR16
Rear Tire Size P225/60HR16
Spare Tire Size P225/55R17
Spare Tire Size P225/60HR16


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A


Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.27
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.431
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.753
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.000
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.424
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.180
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.357
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive


EPA Classification Mid-Size

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3955


Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Chrome
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Chrome
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Chrome
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0