2019 Lexus LS vs. Its Competition

2019 Lexus LS (LS 500h hybrid)
Martin Padgett Martin Padgett Editorial Director

The 2019 Lexus LS 500 is soft and gentle, and the F Sport only turns up the intensity a bit.

Given that, we’d choose the hybrid for superior fuel economy.

2019 Lexus LS (LS 500h hybrid)2019 Lexus LSGet Your Price2019 Audi A82019 Audi A8
Get Your Price
2019 BMW 7-Series (M760i)2019 BMW 7-SeriesGet Your Price2019 Cadillac CT6-V2019 Cadillac CT6
Get Your Price
2019 Jaguar XJ2019 Jaguar XJGet Your Price2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class2019 Mercedes-Benz S Class
#1 in Coupes
Get Your Price
Quick Specs
7.4
Drivers may not find much to lust after in the 2019 Lexus LS, but it pampers like few other luxury sedans.
7.8
The 2019 Audi A8 plots out the course for next-level self-driving cars, and utilizes other technology to advance its luxury and connectivity.
7.8
The 2019 BMW 7-Series is a flagship luxury sedan in the way they used to be: leather everywhere, big power, excellent options.
The 2019 Cadillac CT6 is smarter and more powerful, but will that put it on more driver's radars?
7.0
The 2019 Jaguar XJ echoes British luxury sedans of yore, with big supercharged engines, a somewhat gaudy interior, and loads of elegant style.
7.8
The 2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class delivers effortless power, sublime handling, scads of safety features, and the incontrovertible impression of wealth, tastefully applied.
MSRP From     
$75,450N/A$83,650$50,495$75,700$91,250
Gas Mileage     
18 MPG City / 33 MPG Hwy13 MPG City / 29 MPG Hwy18 MPG City / 34 MPG Hwy15 MPG City / 27 MPG Hwy13 MPG City / 28 MPG Hwy
Engine     
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-6N/AIntercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-6Turbocharged Gas I4Intercooled Supercharger Premium Unleaded V-6Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-6
EPA Class     
Large CarsN/ALarge CarsLarge CarsLarge CarsLarge Cars
Style Name     
LS 500 RWDN/A740i Sedan4-Door Sedan 2.0L Turbo Luxury RWDXJ R-Sport RWDS 450 Sedan
Drivetrain     
Rear Wheel DriveN/ARear Wheel DriveRear Wheel DriveRear Wheel DriveRear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity     
5N/A5555
Passenger Doors     
N/AN/AN/A4N/AN/A
Body Style     
SedanN/ASedanSedanSedanSedan
Transmission     
Automatic w/ODN/AAutomatic w/ODAutomaticAutomatic w/ODAutomatic w/OD
Detailed Spec Comparison
 2019 Lexus LS vs. 2019 Audi A82019 Lexus LS vs. 2019 BMW 7-Series2019 Lexus LS vs. 2019 Cadillac CT62019 Lexus LS vs. 2019 Jaguar XJ2019 Lexus LS vs. 2019 Mercedes-Benz S Class