In its latest episode Fifth Gear put its hands on the brand new Lexus LF-A supercar. Behind the wheel was who other than Tiff Needell who seemed to really enjoy what he was doing! But we can’t really blame him, can we?

Lexus LF-A supercar is powered by a 4.8 liter V10 engine that delivers a maximum output of 560 HP at 9,000 RPM and a peak torque of 354 lb-ft at 6,800 RPM, with 90% of the total torque being available between the 3,700 RPM mark and the super car’s 9,000 RPM red line. As a result of such a road torque curve, the LF-A can sprint from 0 to 60 MPH in just 3.7 seconds and won’t stop until it reaches a top speed of 202 MPH.

Check out Tiff Needell’s full review of the Lexus LF-A in the two videos provided and let us know your impressions of the car.

One more video after the jump.

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  (449) posted on 04.14.2011

I agree with everyone. How lucky and fortunate to drive this one. Are there any new footages aside from the ones posted here?

  (221) posted on 09.14.2010

I’ve heard that LFA is also pretty fast, hmm are they comparing to a Ferrari?

  (309) posted on 08.27.2010

Nice driving, this guy’s almost as popular as Mr. Leno, they get to drive all new super car to exotic carmodels.

  (515) posted on 07.18.2010

you bet... hehehe... tiff is really lucky.. he’s got a chance to drive all those famous new car.

  (1332) posted on 07.15.2010

haha i bet he was, I really admire Tiff he’s driving skills are the same level as for the pro.

  (504) posted on 07.14.2010

Yes for sure Tiff enjoys driving this “ultra-high-end” exotic car.

  (666) posted on 07.14.2010

I agree, he had a lot of fun driving it. you can see in his face after the movie. toyota has made the LF-A perfect,

  (939) posted on 07.12.2010

well that’s how fifth gear works. always pushing the car to its limitations.

  (806) posted on 07.11.2010

I bet tiff had a lot of fun driving the LF-A.

  (868) posted on 07.9.2010

Greatest supercar ever built. Period.

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