Compare 2008 Lexus LS 600h L vs 2008 Audi A8 L

2008 Lexus LS 600h L
2008 Audi A8 L
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4-Door Sedan Hybrid
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 20 22 $92,312 $104,900
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4-Door Sedan 4.2L
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 4.2L 16 23 $69,461 $74,690
4-Door Sedan 6.0L 13 19 $111,693 $120,100
Pricing
Invoice Price
$92,312
$69,461
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$104,900
$74,690
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1748 / month
$1245 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.2
8.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2008 Lexus LS 600h L is the grandest hybrid sedan on the market, with some of the world's most advanced technology features and luxuries to rival the top German sedans.
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Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 16 mpg
Highway
22 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Large
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.4 57.5
Front Leg Room (in)
43.7 41.3
Front Hip Room (in)
55.4 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in)
- TBD - 42.3
Front Head Room (in)
38.0 37.4
Passenger Volume (ft³)
103.0 106.8
Second Hip Room (in)
55.5 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
58.5 59.1
Second Head Room (in)
38.0 38.3
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
58.3 57.3
Track Width, Rear (in)
63.4 63.6
Wheelbase (in)
121.7 121.0
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.8 74.6
Track Width, Front (in)
63.4 64.1
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.3 4.72
Length, Overall (in)
202.8 204.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
11.7 14.6
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.2 x - TBD - 12.2 x 0.87
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
14.1 x - TBD - 14.2 x 1.34
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
22.2 23.8
Steering
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.3-3.7 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
11.7-18.4 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.4 41.7
Tires
Spare Tire Size
P245/45R19 P245/40R18
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P245/45R19 P245/40R18
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P245/45R19 P245/40R18
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
5049 4409
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
19 x 8.0 18 x 8.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in)
19 x 8.0 18 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
19 x 8.0 18 x 8.5
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 12.7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 190
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System
DIS SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
385 @ 4000 325 @ 3500
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
5.0L/303 4.2L/254
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
389 @ 6400 350 @ 6800
Engine Type
Gas/Electric V8 Gas V8
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
22 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 16
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.69
First Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 4.17
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 1.52
Trans Type
2 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.87
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 3.40
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 2.34
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.916 3.32
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 1.14
Trans Description Cont.
ECVT Automatic
Summary
Body Style
4-Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name
Lexus LS 600h L Audi A8 L
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Air NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Multi-Link, Adaptive Air
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Air NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link, Adaptive Air

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