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Video: Lexus LS TMG Edition testing on the Nurburgring

Remember the very aggressive-looking Lexus LS TMG Edition that was spotted in a trackside garage a few days ago? Well, a video of it testing on the Nurburgring has just been posted up on YouTube.

As far as we know, the Lexus TMG Edition is a special motorsport creation which could possibly spawn into a production car. Although, official announcements are yet to be made.

According to a tech sheet that was seen next to the Lexus LS TMG Edition, it features a 5.0-litre engine outputting 478kW of power and 710Nm of torque. The unit has redline of 9000rpm, and is capable of propelling the LS from 0-100km/h in 4.2 seconds.

From the video below, it definitely sounds like a V8, but we don’t hear that 9000rpm redline. The prototype is still undergoing testing however.

Click play on the Lexus LS TMG Edition video below for a taste. We’ll be sure to provide any updates and/or official word from Toyota in regards to this mystery car as soon as we can.

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Brett is the editor and founder of PerformanceDrive. He's obsessed with driving, having played with Matchbox cars until he was tall enough to drive a real one. After initially working as a mechanic, Brett earned a degree in journalism and entered media as an editorial assistant at Top Gear Australia magazine. He then worked at CarAdvice.com.au. His dream is to live next door to the Nurburgring in Germany.