Lexus has announced pricing for its new 2011 model year IS 350C F Sport Special Edition, which comes adorned with several custom features and accessories and is on sale now.

Interested buyers better be quick, however, as only 175 examples of the 2011 Lexus IS 350C F Sport Special Edition cars will be built. Oh, and only two colors are available: Starfire Pearl or Obsidian.

For a starting price of $55,120 (plus an $875 destination fee), owners get an F Sport endowed IS 350C convertible which means the car comes with 19 inch forged alloy wheels, Michelin Pilot Sport tires, Bilstein shocks, lowered springs, an anti-roll sway bar, xenon headlights and special badging.  

As for the ‘Special Edition’ items; these include black and red semi-aniline leather-trim with sporty red stitching, heated and ventilated front seats, wooden highlights and satellite navigation. This latter feature is hard disk drive and integrates a seven-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth connectivity, a backup camera, voice recognition technology and the Lexus Enform telematics feature.

In case you were wondering, the 2011 Lexus IS 350C comes standard with a 3.5-liter V-6 rated at 306 horsepower and 277 pound-feet of torque, and has an EPA rated fuel economy of 18/25 mpg city/highway.