Lexus
SC 400
1996
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1996 Lexus SC 400 Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 1996 Lexus SC 400 specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1996 Lexus SC 400 warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$52,400
Invoice *
$44,016
Engine
4.0L V-8 260 HP 270.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,500 rpm
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
18.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
23.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
48/50,000
Engine
4.0L V-8 260 HP 270.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,500 rpm
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Axle Ratio
3.92
Recommended Fuel Type
premium unleaded
Fuel Tank
20.6 gal.
Traction Control
ABS

Steering and Suspension

Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Brakes
4-wheel disc
Front Tires
P225/55VR16.0 performance / P225/55VR16.0 AS

Seating and Interior

Front Seat Type
bucket
Heated Front Seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
(6-way power)
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
(6-way power)
Seat Trim
leather
Door Trim
leather
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear

Comfort and Conveniences

Sunroof
power
Vanity Mirrors
dual illuminated
Rearview Mirror
day-night
Reading Lights
front
Floor Console
full
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Radio
AM/FM stereo / brand AM/FM stereo
CD
6-disc
Antenna
power
Cruise Control
cruise control
Door Locks
power
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors)
Tachometer
tachometer
Steering Wheel Type
power telescopic tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather
Front Windows
power
Rear Windows
power
Tinted Windows
light
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Security System
security system

Dimensions and Capacities

Door Count
2 doors
Exterior Length
191.1 "
Exterior Width
70.5 "
Exterior Height
53.2 "
Wheelbase
106 "
Curb Weight
3,610 lbs.
Max Trailer Weight
2,000 lbs.

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler
wing
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote heated
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
48/50,000
Major Components Months/Miles
72/70,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
72/100,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
48/100,000
Maintenance Months/Miles
12/12,500

Safety Ratings

Below is the 1996 Lexus SC 400 safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.

Style
Frontal Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Frontal Rating:

5% or less chance of injury

6% to 10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 25% or less chance of injury

26% or greater chance of injury

Side Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Side Rating:

10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 35% or less chance of injury

36% to 45% or less chance of injury

46% or greater chance of injury

Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Safety section.

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