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Lexus LFA for Sale on eBay?

As crazy as it seems, it appears that Herb Chambers Lexus in Sharon, Massachusetts is selling a LFA on eBay — looks like Pearl Brown exterior with a Saddle Tan interior:

Lexus LFA for sale on eBay Herb Chambers

Lexus LFA for sale on eBay Herb Chambers

Lexus LFA for sale on eBay Herb Chambers

Lexus LFA for sale on eBay Herb Chambers

Lexus LFA for sale on eBay Herb Chambers

Considering that reselling a LFA may conflict with the buyer agreement, the sparse description on the sale page, and the fact that the windows are rolled up in the only photo of the interior, I have a couple doubts about the legitimacy of the auction — regardless, this LFA is currently on eBay with a “Buy it Now” price of $389,900 USD, with full payment required 7 days after purchase.

Lexus LFA for Sale on eBay (Thanks John!)

Update: Looks like this eBay sale is legitimate — from Autoblog:

What’s the hitch? Unsurprisingly, there are a couple of them. We spoke with the dealer, and according to them, before the title changes hands, the new owner will need to sign a first right of refusal contract with Lexus. If the buyer takes the car home and decides to sell it in the first two years, the automaker gets dibs on buying the car back.

According to the dealer, the original orderer of the car came in to inspect it, got a walk-around with Lexus’ LFA-specific expert who was on-hand to assist, briefly drove it and then decided he would let someone else purchase it.

Update 2: The auction has ended and the LFA is no longer available for sale — will try to get some details on what happened.

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Nice color !
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    M3_powered
  • July 7, 2011
YUCK!......but I'll still drive it.
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    Laserbeam
  • July 7, 2011
Love this car--not liking this color however.
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    Zf1
  • July 7, 2011
God I wish I had enough money to buy this.. I'll seriously choose this over any Italian or German car..
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    Travis
  • July 7, 2011
The right wheels would set off this color better. Doesnt go well with the stock wheels.   
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  • K
  • July 7, 2011
Just updated the post with some info from Autoblog -- looks like this is totally legit.
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    Lexus Ben
  • July 7, 2011
The Color will need some time to get used to...... Tan interior is nice too.... but this brown....ai yai yai......paying the full pop?  I'd rather place an order thru lexus and wait...... this car will be a tough sale.....unless you find the right buyer that actually likes the color.
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    Lexus Ben
  • July 7, 2011
And you know what?  How could someone who pays $100K for the initial deposit to order the car......then decide not to purchase it when it arrives?   Any Herb Chambers will let that guy walk away with a commitment like that??  WTH??
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    • July 7, 2011
    I don't know the ins & outs of LFA purchasing (though you likely do),  but from what I've read over at Club Lexus, it sounds like the buyer would lose his $60k deposit. Does that sound right?
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He probably choose the wrong colour, came in, saw it and decided not to buy it. Wish I was there and he was kind enough to GIVE it to me...  
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  • K
  • July 8, 2011
Another update -- the auction has ended and the LFA is no longer available for sale. Will try to get some details on what happened.
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    bui
  • July 8, 2011
repaint?
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    two-lexus-family
  • July 8, 2011
Who would order an LFA in baby-shit brown?  Especially when this car looks so good in so many colors.
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    Guest
  • August 24, 2011
Just saw this car on Rt 9 in Westboro, same color
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    ACABADA123
  • October 4, 2011
LFA FOR SALE IN FLORIDA ..RED CONTACT 786-380-7107
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    Guest
  • October 22, 2011
Performance similar to a Vette ZR1...stupid price tag
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    whos-got-the-car-now
  • December 26, 2011
i just bought this car when i bought it i thought i should take it to a race track and race it
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    core60
  • December 16, 2013
they should have one in lime green and black
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    core60
  • December 16, 2013
lfa is my dream car riding at 175 mph yeaaaaaaaaaaaa
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    EPM
  • May 9, 2014
Who Cares what the color is!!! GIMMME!!!!! UM! Whats with the price? Wish Lesus could give me it! Everthing paid for including insurance!!!!! But that will never happen stupid resources!!!!!! I wish that people who start to live on there own were givin whatever car the wanted and everybody would be happy!!!! Bye!! Bye!! Pretty car! I will hav u!!!! U just Wait!!!!!
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    Khalifa Alzaabi
  • May 11, 2014
the color ruins it
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    LexusGXman
  • November 21, 2014
I saw that car in person

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