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Compare Lexus IS 3 facelift vs BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe G26

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Neoscore
81%
71%
Pros
  • Fantastic infotainment system
  • Lots of standard driver-assistance features
  • Excellent ride quality
  • New V8-powered IS 500 F Sport
  • Decent performance
  • Good 0.26 drag coefficient
  • Good tech integration
  • Smooth engines
Cons
  • Lack of storage space
  • Awkward touchpad controller
  • AWD nonsense
  • Hunchback

Variants

IS 300
IS 300 AWD
IS 350
IS 350 AWD
IS 500 F Sport
420d
420d xDrive
420i
430i
M440i xDrive

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
306 L / 10.8 cu-ft
470 L / 16.6 cu-ft ~ 1290 L / 45.6 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
420d7.0 L / 7.4 qt420d xDrive7.0 L / 7.4 qt420i10.0 L / 10.6 qt430i9.8 L / 10.4 qtM440i xDrive10.5 L / 11.1 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
420d5.5 L / 5.8 qt420d xDrive5.5 L / 5.8 qt420i5.2 L / 5.5 qt430i5.2 L / 5.5 qtM440i xDrive7.2 L / 7.6 qt
Fuel Capacity
66.0 L / 17.4 gal
59.0 L / 15.6 gal
Passengers
5
5
Payload
IS 300442 kg / 974 lbsIS 300 AWD435 kg / 959 lbsIS 350432 kg / 952 lbsIS 350 AWD426 kg / 939 lbsIS 500 F Sport420 kg / 926 lbs
555 kg / 1224 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
IS 300Ventilated discs, 335.28 mmIS 300 AWDVentilated discs, 335.28 mmIS 350Ventilated discs, 335.28 mmIS 350 AWDVentilated discs, 335.28 mmIS 500 F SportVentilated discs, 355.6 mm
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
IS 300Ventilated discs, 297.18 mmIS 300 AWDVentilated discs, 297.18 mmIS 350Ventilated discs, 297.18 mmIS 350 AWDVentilated discs, 297.18 mmIS 500 F SportVentilated discs, 322.58 mm
Ventilated discs
Chassis Type
Unibody
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Steering Ratio
420d14.8420i14.8430i14.8M440i xDrive13.6
Suspension | Front
Double-wishbone
MacPherson strut
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Multi-link
Tire Size
IS 300235/45 R18IS 300 AWD235/45 R18IS 350Front wheel tires: 235/40 R19 Rear wheel tires: 265/35 R19IS 350 AWDFront wheel tires: 235/40 R19 Rear wheel tires: 265/35 R19IS 500 F SportFront wheel tires: 235/40 R19 Rear wheel tires: 265/35 R19
420d225/55 R17 101Y XL420d xDrive225/55 R17 101Y XL420i225/55 R17 101Y XL430i225/55 R17 101Y XLM440i xDrive245/45 R18 100Y XL
Turning Circle
IS 30010.4 m / 34.1 ftIS 300 AWD10.8 m / 35.4 ftIS 35010.4 m / 34.1 ftIS 350 AWD10.8 m / 35.4 ftIS 500 F Sport10.4 m / 34.1 ft
12.0 m / 39.4 ft

Construction

Battery | Capacity
0.5 kWh (gross)
Body Style
4-door Sedan
Gran Coupe / Sedan420d5-door mild-hybrid Coupe420d xDrive5-door mild-hybrid Coupe420i5-door Coupe430i5-door CoupeM440i xDrive5-door mild-hybrid Coupe

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
140 mm / 5.5 in
140 mm / 5.5 in
Size | Height
1435 mmIS 3001435 mm / 56.5 inIS 300 AWD1440 mm / 56.7 inIS 3501435 mm / 56.5 inIS 350 AWD1440 mm / 56.7 inIS 500 F Sport1435 mm / 56.5 in
1442 mm / 56.8 in
Size | Length
4705 mmIS 3004710 mm / 185.4 inIS 300 AWD4710 mm / 185.4 inIS 3504710 mm / 185.4 inIS 350 AWD4710 mm / 185.4 inIS 500 F Sport4757 mm / 187.3 in
4783 mm / 188.3 in
Size | Width
1839 mm / 72.4 in (mirror folded)
1852 mm / 72.9 in
Track Width | Front
1580.0 mm / 62.2 in
420d1595.0 mm / 62.8 in420d xDrive1597.0 mm / 62.9 in420i1595.0 mm / 62.8 in430i1595.0 mm / 62.8 inM440i xDrive1587.0 mm / 62.5 in
Track Width | Rear
1575.0 mm / 62.0 in
420d1623.0 mm / 63.9 in420d xDrive1624.0 mm / 63.9 in420i1623.0 mm / 63.9 in430i1623.0 mm / 63.9 inM440i xDrive1614.0 mm / 63.5 in
Weight
IS 3001685.0 kg / 3714.8 lbsIS 300 AWD1745.0 kg / 3847.1 lbsIS 3501700.0 kg / 3747.9 lbsIS 350 AWD1760.0 kg / 3880.1 lbsIS 500 F Sport1765.0 kg / 3891.2 lbs
420d1705.0 kg / 3758.9 lbs420d xDrive1760.0 kg / 3880.1 lbs420i1620.0 kg / 3571.5 lbs430i1645.0 kg / 3626.6 lbsM440i xDrive1825.0 kg / 4023.4 lbs
Wheel Size
18 or 19 inchesIS 3008.5J x 18IS 300 AWD8.5J x 18IS 350Front wheel rims: 8.5J x 19 Rear wheel rims: 9.5J x 19IS 350 AWDFront wheel rims: 8.5J x 19 Rear wheel rims: 9.5J x 19IS 500 F SportFront wheel rims: 8.5J x 19 Rear wheel rims: 9.5J x 19
420d7.5J x 17420d xDrive7.5J x 17420i7.5J x 17430i7.5J x 17M440i xDrive8.5J x 18
Wheelbase
2799 mm / 110.2 in
2856 mm / 112.4 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
4.4 sec
420d7.3 sec420d xDrive7.6 sec420i7.9 sec430i6.2 secM440i xDrive4.7 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
IS 3006.9 secIS 300 AWD6.1 secIS 3505.6 secIS 350 AWD5.7 secIS 500 F Sport4.2 sec
420d6.9 sec420d xDrive7.2 sec420i7.5 sec430i5.9 secM440i xDrive4.5 sec
CO2 Emission
420d126 ~ 141 g/km420d xDrive133 ~ 150 g/km420i150 ~ 166 g/km430i156 ~ 173 g/kmM440i xDrive181 ~ 194 g/km
Coefficient Of Drag
IS 3000.28IS 300 AWD0.29IS 3500.28IS 350 AWD0.29IS 500 F Sport0.30
420d0.26420d xDrive0.26420i0.26430i0.26M440i xDrive0.30
Fuel Economy
IS 3009.4 L/100km / 25.0 MPG (combined) | 11.2 L/100km / 21.0 MPG (urban) | 7.6 L/100km / 31.0 MPG (highway)IS 300 AWD10.7 L/100km / 22.0 MPG (combined) | 12.4 L/100km / 19.0 MPG (urban) | 9.0 L/100km / 26.1 MPG (highway)IS 35010.2 L/100km / 23.1 MPG (combined) | 11.8 L/100km / 19.9 MPG (urban) | 8.4 L/100km / 28.0 MPG (highway)IS 350 AWD10.7 L/100km / 22.0 MPG (combined) | 12.4 L/100km / 19.0 MPG (urban) | 9.0 L/100km / 26.1 MPG (highway)IS 500 F Sport11.8 L/100km / 19.9 MPG (combined) | 13.8 L/100km / 17.0 MPG (urban) | 9.4 L/100km / 25.0 MPG (highway)
420d4.8 L/100km / 49.0 MPG (combined)420d xDrive5.1 L/100km / 46.1 MPG (combined)420i6.6 L/100km / 35.6 MPG (combined)430i6.8 L/100km / 34.6 MPG (combined)M440i xDrive8.0 L/100km / 29.4 MPG (combined)
Top Speed
IS 300230.0 km/h / 142.9 mphIS 300 AWD230.0 km/h / 142.9 mphIS 350230.0 km/h / 142.9 mphIS 350 AWD230.0 km/h / 142.9 mphIS 500 F Sport240.0 km/h / 149.1 mph
420d235.0 km/h / 146.0 mph420d xDrive233.0 km/h / 144.8 mph420i235.0 km/h / 146.0 mph430i250.0 km/h / 155.3 mphM440i xDrive250.0 km/h / 155.3 mph
Towing Capacity
420d750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1600 kg / 3527 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)420d xDrive750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1600 kg / 3527 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)420i750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1600 kg / 3527 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)430i750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1600 kg / 3527 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)M440i xDrive750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1800 kg / 3968 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
IS 300Front-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel driveIS 300 AWDFront-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel driveIS 350Front-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel driveIS 350 AWDFront-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel driveIS 500 F SportFront-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel drive
420dFront-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel drive420d xDriveFront-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive420iFront-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel drive430iFront-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel driveM440i xDriveFront-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
LEV III ULEV
Euro 6d
Engine
IS 3008AR-FTSIS 300 AWD2GR-FKSIS 3502GR-FKSIS 350 AWD2GR-FKSIS 500 F Sport2UR-GSE
420dB47D20B420d xDriveB47D20B420iB48B20A430iB48B20AM440i xDriveB58B30B
Engine | Bore
IS 30086.0 mm / 3.4 inIS 300 AWD94.0 mm / 3.7 inIS 35094.0 mm / 3.7 inIS 350 AWD94.0 mm / 3.7 inIS 500 F Sport94.0 mm / 3.7 in
420d84.0 mm / 3.3 in420d xDrive84.0 mm / 3.3 in420i82.0 mm / 3.2 in430i82.0 mm / 3.2 inM440i xDrive82.0 mm / 3.2 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
IS 30010.0:1IS 300 AWD11.8:1IS 35011.8:1IS 350 AWD11.8:1IS 500 F Sport12.3:1
420d16.5:1420d xDrive16.5:1420i11.0:1430i10.2:1M440i xDrive10.2:1
Engine | Displacement
IS 3002.0 L / 121.9 cu-in / 1998.0 ccIS 300 AWD3.5 L / 210.9 cu-in / 3456.0 ccIS 3503.5 L / 210.9 cu-in / 3456.0 ccIS 350 AWD3.5 L / 210.9 cu-in / 3456.0 ccIS 500 F Sport5.0 L / 303.2 cu-in / 4969.0 cc
420d2.0 L / 121.7 cu-in / 1995.0 cc420d xDrive2.0 L / 121.7 cu-in / 1995.0 cc420i2.0 L / 121.9 cu-in / 1998.0 cc430i2.0 L / 121.9 cu-in / 1998.0 ccM440i xDrive3.0 L / 182.9 cu-in / 2998.0 cc
Engine | Power
IS 300241.0 hp / 179.7 kW @ 5200-5800 rpmIS 300 AWD260.0 hp / 193.9 kW @ 6600 rpmIS 350311.0 hp / 231.9 kW @ 6600 rpmIS 350 AWD311.0 hp / 231.9 kW @ 6600 rpmIS 500 F Sport472.0 hp / 352.0 kW @ 7100 rpm
420d190.0 hp / 141.7 kW @ 4000 rpm + 11.0 hp / 8.2 kW (electric motor)420d xDrive190.0 hp / 141.7 kW @ 4000 rpm + 11.0 hp / 8.2 kW (electric motor)420i184.0 hp / 137.2 kW @ 5000-6500 rpm430i245.0 hp / 182.7 kW @ 4500-6500 rpmM440i xDrive374.0 hp / 278.9 kW @ 5500-6500 rpm + 11.0 hp / 8.2 kW (electric motor)
Engine | Specific Output
IS 300120.6 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-inIS 300 AWD75.2 hp/L / 1.2 hp/cu-inIS 35090.0 hp/L / 1.5 hp/cu-inIS 350 AWD90.0 hp/L / 1.5 hp/cu-inIS 500 F Sport95.0 hp/L / 1.6 hp/cu-in
420d95.2 hp/L / 1.6 hp/cu-in420d xDrive95.2 hp/L / 1.6 hp/cu-in420i92.1 hp/L / 1.5 hp/cu-in430i122.6 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-inM440i xDrive124.7 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
IS 30086.0 mm / 3.4 inIS 300 AWD83.1 mm / 3.3 inIS 35083.1 mm / 3.3 inIS 350 AWD83.1 mm / 3.3 inIS 500 F Sport89.4 mm / 3.5 in
420d90.0 mm / 3.5 in420d xDrive90.0 mm / 3.5 in420i94.6 mm / 3.7 in430i94.6 mm / 3.7 inM440i xDrive94.6 mm / 3.7 in
Engine | Torque
IS 300350 Nm / 258.1 lb-ft @ 1650-4400 rpmIS 300 AWD320 Nm / 236.0 lb-ft @ 2000-4800 rpmIS 350380 Nm / 280.3 lb-ft @ 4800 rpmIS 350 AWD380 Nm / 280.3 lb-ft @ 4800 rpmIS 500 F Sport536 Nm / 395.3 lb-ft @ 4800 rpm
420d400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft @ 1750-2500 rpm420d xDrive400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft @ 1750-2500 rpm420i300 Nm / 221.3 lb-ft @ 1350-4000 rpm430i400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft @ 1600-4000 rpmM440i xDrive500 Nm / 368.8 lb-ft @ 1900-5000 rpm
Engine | Type
IS 300Bi-turbocharged direct- and multi-port-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderIS 300 AWDNaturally-aspirated direct- and multi-port-injected petrol V6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderIS 350Naturally-aspirated direct- and multi-port-injected petrol V6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderIS 350 AWDNaturally-aspirated direct- and multi-port-injected petrol V6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderIS 500 F SportNaturally-aspirated direct-injected petrol V8 engine with 4 values per cylinder
420dTwin-scroll turbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder420d xDriveTwin-scroll turbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder420iTwin-scroll turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder430iTwin-scroll turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinderM440i xDriveTwin-scroll turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-6 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
IS 3008-speedIS 300 AWD6-speedIS 3508-speedIS 350 AWD6-speedIS 500 F Sport8-speed
8-speed
Transmission | Type
Automatic
Automatic Steptronic

Production

Availability
2020-10IS 3002020IS 300 AWD2020IS 3502020IS 350 AWD2020IS 500 F Sport2021
2021
Debut
2020-06-15 2020 facelift
2021-06-09
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