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Old 03-05-12, 07:28 PM   #1
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Default Lexus LFA-h (h for Hydrogen) 600hp V10

http://vimeo.com/37845231

Is this for real?
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Old 03-05-12, 07:58 PM   #2
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April fools one month earlier??

J/K. I would like to see some proper Lexus authentication of how legit this video is.

If Lexus can truly make a hydrogen hybrid without losing any of the Lexus LFA typical naturally aspirated traits then I am simply stumped.
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Also, if the LFA really is going that fast, why is the spoiler not deployed??

I am trying to figure out if this is someone just spreading rumors for the hell of it or if it looks legit.
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1LR-GUE and Hydrogen would make for one explosive LFA! LOL
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Old 03-05-12, 09:57 PM   #5
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If its not real that was one clever commercial....I don't even want to speculate

The guys other videos....only 4..

http://vimeo.com/simonbrownfilm

http://green.autoblog.com/2012/03/05...rcar-in-video/

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The more I think about it, the more skeptical I become.

A hydrogen engine is a completely different thing than a gasoline engine. So it is quite implausible that the LFA V10 simply just got converted to a hydrogen engine (since it says emissions are only water) without loss of any characteristics such as, sound, redline etc.

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Lexus must do it maybe use the FL-LC as a prototype for Hydrogen testing.
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There had been rumor of this mule floating around for the last 2 years (well after LFA prototypes already were being tested in the US and Europe)

http://lexusenthusiast.com/2010/04/2...ybrid-spotted/

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they failed we all know 'h' denotes hybrid, not hydrogen... lol what were they thinking
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Lols. I wish it was real. But that definitely does not look authentic.
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I don't think it's real. But it may be.
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hydrogen would be cool
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