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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan RWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD 16 24 $66,368 $72,140
4-Door Sedan AWD L 16 23 $75,371 $81,925
4-Door Sedan RWD L 16 24 $72,164 $78,440
4-Door Sedan AWD 16 23 $69,079 $75,085
4-Door Sedan 3.0T
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 3.0T 18 28 $69,844 $75,100
4-Door Sedan 4.0T 17 28 $78,028 $83,900
Pricing
Invoice Price
$69,844
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$75,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1252 / month
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TCC's Bottom Line The Lexus LS is all about build quality and comfort for the long-haul, though its F Sport trim dials up the fun factor slightly. With TDI range and captivating connectivity, the 2014 Audi A8 adds very long-distance touring to its considerable portfolio of talents.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Cars Mid-Size Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 55.5 -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.5 59.1
Second Head Room (in) 38 38.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 57.8
Front Leg Room (in) 43.7 41.4
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Front Hip Room (in) 55.4 -
Second Leg Room (in) 35.8 38.7
Front Head Room (in) 38 37.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) - 115.1
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1 -
Length, Overall (in) 200 202.2
Height, Overall (in) 58.1 57.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.8 64.4
Wheelbase (in) 116.9 117.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.8 76.7
Track Width, Front (in) 63.6 64.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 18 13.2
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.3 13
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.1 14
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 22.2 23.8
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 40.4
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P235/50VR18 P255/45HR19
Rear Tire Order Code NA H23
Front Tire Size P235/50VR18 P255/45HR19
Spare Tire Size Full-Size Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA H23
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4233 4365
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5 19 X 9
Spare Wheel Size (in) Full-Size Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5 19 X 9
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 190
Engine
Engine Type Premium Unleaded V-8 Intercooled Supercharger Premium Unleaded V-6
Fuel System Port/Direct Injection Direct Gasoline Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 367 @ 4100 325 @ 2900
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.6 L/281 3.0 L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 386 @ 6400 333 @ 5500
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 18
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 19 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 28
Transmission
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.18 3.32
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.72 3.14
Trans Order Code NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.46 1.67
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 0.84
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.60 4.71
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.94 3.20
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.86 2.11
Trans Type 8 8
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23 1.28
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.68 0.67
Summary
Vehicle Name Lexus LS 460 Audi A8
Body Style Sedan Sedan
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Multi-Link Multi-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 9.6 (Est) 8.5
 
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