Compare 2019 BMW 5-Series vs 2019 Lexus GS

2019 BMW 5-Series
2019 Lexus GS
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530e iPerformance Plug-In Hybrid
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5 Series 530e iPerformance Plug-In Hybrid N/A N/A $50,160 $53,400
5 Series 530e xDrive iPerformance Plug-In Hybrid N/A N/A $52,300 $55,700
5 Series 530i Sedan 24 34 $50,160 $53,400
5 Series 530i xDrive Sedan 23 33 $52,300 $55,700
5 Series 540d xDrive Sedan 26 36 $58,860 $62,750
5 Series 540i Sedan 21 29 $55,325 $58,950
5 Series 540i xDrive Sedan 21 29 $57,465 $61,250
5 Series M550i xDrive Sedan 18 25 $69,740 $74,450
M5 Competition Sedan 15 21 $102,800 $110,000
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GS 300 F SPORT RWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
GS GS 300 F SPORT RWD 21 30 $47,773 $51,450
GS GS 350 AWD 19 26 $47,350 $50,915
GS GS 350 F SPORT AWD 19 26 $50,488 $54,355
GS GS 350 F SPORT RWD 19 27 $48,885 $52,610
GS GS 350 RWD 20 28 $47,657 $51,245
GS F RWD 16 24 $78,678 $84,600
Pricing
Invoice Price
$50,160
$47,773
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$53,400
$51,450
Monthly Payment Estimate
$890 / month
$858 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.0
5.6
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2019 BMW M5 sedan is a high-performance luxury car without compromise and few rivals. The 2019 Lexus GS is a handsome mid-size luxury sedan with value on its side.
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Fuel Economy
City
0 mpg 21 mpg
Highway
0 mpg 30 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
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
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
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- 12.2
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
- NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- 14
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 P265/35VR19
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P245/45HR18 P235/40VR19
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
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
NA Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8 19 X 8
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8 19 X 9
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
248 @ 4000 241 @ 5800
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
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
29 24
Battery Range (mi)
16 -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
72 -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
- 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
- 21
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
- 7.4
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2019 BMW 5-Series
  • 2019 5-Series available; 2020s arriving
  • Rebates: $4,500 APR credit on 2019s
  • Financing: 3.35% APR for 60 months
  • Leases: From $469 for 36 months on 2019s
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2019 Lexus GS
  • 2020 Lexus GS is available; 2019s sold out
  • Cashback: Up to $1,500 off
  • Financing: From 2.9% for 60 months
  • Leases: None available

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