The #53 Lexus LFA Code X team finished 11th overall and first in the SP-PRO class at the 24 Hours of Nürburgring race in Germany this weekend. This is the best finish for a Lexus racing team since the LFA started participating eight years ago, thanks to the driving of Akira Iida, Juichi Wakisaka & Takuto Iguchi.
Close behind was the #48 LFA team, who came in 13th overall & first in the SP8 class. Drivers Takayuki Kinoshita, Hiroaki Ishiura, & Kazuya Oshima were joined at the last moment by Toyota president Akio Toyoda, who started and finished the race:
Congratulations to both teams for the excellent finish, very well done!