Compare 2020 Genesis G70 vs 2020 Lexus IS

2020 Genesis G70
2020 Lexus IS
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2.0T AWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
G70 2.0T AWD 20 27 $35,794 $37,450
G70 2.0T RWD 22 30 $33,905 $35,450
G70 2.0T Sport RWD 18 28 $36,784 $38,500
G70 3.3T AWD 17 25 $44,482 $46,650
G70 3.3T RWD 17 26 $42,593 $44,650
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IS 300 AWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
IS IS 300 AWD 18 24 $38,139 $41,010
IS IS 300 F SPORT AWD 18 24 $38,139 $41,010
IS IS 300 F SPORT RWD 21 30 $35,861 $38,560
IS IS 300 RWD 21 30 $35,861 $38,560
IS IS 350 AWD 19 26 $41,240 $44,345
IS IS 350 F SPORT AWD 19 26 $41,240 $44,345
IS IS 350 F SPORT RWD 20 28 $39,229 $42,180
IS IS 350 RWD 20 28 $39,229 $42,180
Pricing
Invoice Price
$35,794
$38,139
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$37,450
$41,010
Monthly Payment Estimate
$624 / month
$684 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.7
6.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
Don’t tell the 2020 Genesis G70 it’s new to the luxury sedan game, it’s a genuine contender already. The 2020 Lexus IS is polished and poised, but ultimately short on compelling qualities.
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Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 18 mpg
Highway
27 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Cars Compact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in)
39.7 38.2
Front Shoulder Room (in)
56.3 55.9
Second Leg Room (in)
34.8 32.2
Passenger Volume (ft³)
93.8 90.2
Front Leg Room (in)
42.6 44.8
Second Head Room (in)
36.9 36.9
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
54.6 53.4
Front Hip Room (in)
- 54.3
Second Hip Room (in)
- 54
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.5 5.1
Length, Overall (in)
184.4 184.3
Height, Overall (in)
55.1 56.3
Track Width, Rear (in)
64.3 61
Wheelbase (in)
111.6 110.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
72.8 71.3
Track Width, Front (in)
62.8 60.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
10.5 10.8
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.6 13.2
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)
12.4 12.2
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
15.8 17.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.4 35.4
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Front Tire Size
P225/45WR18 P225/45VR17
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P225/45WR18 P225/45VR17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3673 3737
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8 17 X 7.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8 17 X 7.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
740 -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 -
Engine
Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Premium Unleaded V-6
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Port/Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
260 @ 1400 236 @ 2000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.0 L/122 3.5 L/211
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
252 @ 6200 260 @ 6600
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 18
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
23 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
27 24
Transmission
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.27 3.17
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.47 2.04
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.18 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.65 -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.83 0.58
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.96 3.52
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.73 3.77
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.61 1.40
Trans Type
8 6
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.56 -
Summary
Body Style
Sedan Sedan
Vehicle Name
Genesis G70 Lexus IS
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Double Wishbone
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.7 8.5
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
-
Overall Side Crash Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating Driver
-
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-
Rollover Rating
-
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2020 Genesis G70
  • 2019 and 2020 Genesis G70s available
  • Cash: $1,000 loyalty/conquest bonus
  • Finance: 2.9% APR for 60 months on 2019s
  • Lease: From $319 for 36 months on 2019s
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2020 Lexus IS
  • 2020s available; 2019s sold out
  • Bonus: $1,500 Lexus Cash
  • Financing: 2.9% for 60 months
  • Leases: $339 per month for 60 months
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