Compare 2019 BMW 5-Series vs 2019 Lexus GS

2019 BMW 5-Series
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Plug-In Hybrid 530e iPerformance
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Plug-In Hybrid 530e iPerformance N/A N/A $50,160 $53,400
Sedan 530i 24 34 $50,160 $53,400
Plug-In Hybrid 530e xDrive iPerformance N/A N/A $52,300 $55,700
Sedan 530i xDrive 23 33 $52,300 $55,700
Sedan 540i 21 29 $55,325 $58,950
Sedan 540i xDrive 21 29 $57,465 $61,250
Sedan 540d xDrive 26 36 $58,860 $62,750
Sedan M550i xDrive 18 25 $69,740 $74,450
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RWD GS 300
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
RWD GS 300 22 32 $43,580 $46,860
AWD GS 350 19 26 $47,350 $50,915
RWD GS 350 20 28 $47,657 $51,245
RWD GS 300 F SPORT 21 30 $47,773 $51,450
RWD GS 350 F SPORT 19 27 $48,885 $52,610
AWD GS 350 F SPORT 19 26 $50,488 $54,355
Pricing
Invoice Price
$50,160
$43,580
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$53,400
$46,860
Monthly Payment Estimate
$890 / month
$781 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.0
5.6
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2019 BMW 5-Series is a luxury mid-size sedan with a historic name but a bright future ahead. The 2019 Lexus GS is a handsome mid-size luxury sedan with value on its side.
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Fuel Economy
City
- 22 mpg
Highway
- 32 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars Mid-Size Cars
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in)
41.4 42.3
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Head Room (in)
37.5 37.8
Second Shoulder Room (in)
55.9 55.7
Front Head Room (in)
38.8 38
Front Shoulder Room (in)
58.7 57.3
Passenger Volume (ft³)
98.8 99
Second Leg Room (in)
36.5 36.8
Front Hip Room (in)
- 54.5
Second Hip Room (in)
- 54.1
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
64.2 62.6
Wheelbase (in)
117.1 112.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.5 72.4
Track Width, Front (in)
63.1 62
Length, Overall (in)
194.6 192.1
Height, Overall (in)
58.4 57.3
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- 5.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
14.5 18.4
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- 12.2
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
- NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- 13.1
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
12.1 17.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.5 34.8
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P245/45HR18 P225/50VR17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P245/45HR18 P225/50VR17
Spare Tire Size
NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4266 3805
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8 17 X 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8 17 X 7.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Engine
Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Gas/Electric I-4 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Port/Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
310 258 @ 1650
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.0 L/122 2.0 L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
248 @ 4000 241 @ 5800
Mileage
Battery Range (mi)
16 -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
72 -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
29 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
- 32
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
- 22
Transmission
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.29 4.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14 2.72
Trans Order Code
2TE NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 0.82
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67 1.46
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71 4.60
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.23 3.13
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11 1.86
Trans Type
8 8
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67 0.69
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28 1.23
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Summary
Body Style
Sedan Sedan
Vehicle Name
BMW 5 Series Lexus GS
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- 80
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
- 6.7
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2019 BMW 5-Series
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  • Rebates: $4,500 APR credit
  • Financing: 4.29% APR for 60 months
  • Leases: From $489 for 36 months
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2019 Lexus GS
  • 2019 Lexus GS is available
  • Cashback: Up to $10,000 off
  • Financing: From 1.9% for 60 months
  • Leases: From $529 per month
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