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2014 Lexus IS

2014 BMW 3-Series

  2014 Lexus IS 350 2014 BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo
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Invoice N/A $30,130
N/A 20/45
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Bottom Line The 2014 Lexus IS is an important car for the brand, and at first impression, the redesign is off to a good start. Read Full Review The 2014 BMW 3-Series retains its sporting heritage, but has grown to become a high-tech, spacious, comfortable, and safe range of vehicles. Read Full Review
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  • Bold new looks
  • Much-improved interior design
  • LFA-inspired details


  • Spindle grille can be overpowering for some
  • Hybrid unavailable in the U.S.
  • No manual transmission option


  • Handling and poise
  • Strong, efficient engines
  • Effective brakes
  • Quick, smooth eight-speed automatic
  • Electric power steering, done well


  • 328i's uninspiring sounds
  • No Android support for BMW Apps
  • Interior design is busy in some trims
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