Lexus LFA Teams Finish 11th & 13th Overall in 24 Hours of Nürburgring Race

Lexus LFA #53 SP-PRO

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:

Lexus LFA Akio Toyoda

Congratulations to both teams for the excellent finish, very well done!