2002 Lexus SC 430 Overview

SC 430

Looking for a Used SC 430 in your area?

CarGurus has 552 nationwide SC 430 listings starting at $6,999.


Not sure what you want?

Find the models that are right for you using the CarGurus Car Finder.



Avg. Price: $14,520

Lexus SC 430 Experts

#1 SC430
Reputation 130
#2 Kyle Rogan
Kyle Rogan
Reputation 100
#3 Lisa Nguyen
Lisa Nguyen
Reputation 90
View All

Have you driven a 2002 Lexus SC 430?

Rank this car!

Average User Score

4.55 stars

Based on 4 reviews

I Adore The Car. by myprimarypurpose
 — This car handles like a dream, and it's the smoothest ride I have ever had. I have a beautiful 2004 545I Bmw with a beautiful ride, but not quite like this. Add the power to it, plus the hard top conv... Read More
Great Reliable Car, Quietest Convertible On The Road, Wonderful Value For What You Get! by BradPC
 — It's hard not to rave about this car! It is awesome…with the hard top convertible it is very quiet on the road, it drives smoothly and is extremely comfortable! Because it is a Lexus, it is incredib... Read More
Unique by YBYA4RE
 — Liked the looks with the pearl white paint over indigo blue. Driving it you always got thumbs up. Top and actually all the mechanical, engine and transmission worked very well with no problems. Gas... Read More

2002 Lexus SC 430 Overview

Overall User Score

4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.55

Based on 4 reviews

2002 Lexus SC 430

The Lexus SC coupe received a total redesign and a larger engine for 2002. The first-generation SC ended after the 2000 model year, in preparation for a long overdue update. The new SC was also available as a hardtop convertible, which was a first for Lexus. The SC was again classified as a 2+2, but the back seats were less spacious than the previous ones, which were not very spacious either.

The SC now featured a more powerful engine. The new 300-horsepower 4.3 liter V8 was the same used by LS sedan. The 5-speed automatic transmission would be replaced with a 6-speed later in this generation.    

The new SC utilized an advanced antiskid/traction system, which gave the SC a bit more control on slick surfaces than its predecessor.


What's your take on the 2002 Lexus SC 430?

People researching a 2002 Lexus SC 430 contacted a dealer about

Picture of 2002 Lexus SC 430 Base, exterior
Lexus SC 430
40% of the time
Chevrolet Corvette
5% of the time
BMW 3 Series
4% of the time
SC 430
Looking for a Used SC 430 in your area?
CarGurus has 552 nationwide SC 430 listings starting at $6,999.

Lexus SC 430 Questions


2002 Sc430 Abs And Brake Lot On And Speedometer And Odometer Don't Work...c...

44 views with no answers yet

How Much Should I Expect To Pay For A Replacement Antenna For My 2002 Lexus...

my antenna broke off my 2002 lexus sc 430. When i turn on the radio i hear the motor running. What should i expect in repair cost?

62 views with 5 answers (last answer 2 months ago)

How To Remove An Alternator In A 2002 Lexus Sc430

114 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 months ago)

My 2002 Sc 420 Has No Audio Sound, Just Lost It. What Can I Do?

300 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 years ago)

Whats The Difference Between All The Lexus Sc430?

931 views with 6 answers (last answer 2 years ago)