Lexus CT Hybrid vs Lexus IS Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2017 Lexus CT Hybrid
200h FWD
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2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
MSRP
$41,050
Invoice
$38,178
Average Price Paid
$41,050
63 listings nationwide

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2017 Lexus CT Hybrid
200h FWD
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2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2017 Lexus CT Hybrid
200h FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$23,263
32 listings nationwide
3 GREAT deals
7 GOOD deals

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2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$46,284
11 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2017 Lexus CT Hybrid
200h FWD
George Kennedy Preview:

It doesn’t look like anything else on the road, and why should it? A hybrid hatchback designed for a new generation of discerning car buyer should be anything but your ordinary grocery...

2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

The Lexus IS enters its fourth generation of production, embodying lessons learned from the LC and RC. The 2021 IS targets enthusiast drivers and luxury buyers who might be thinking Ge...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 7
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2017 Lexus CT Hybrid
200h FWD
GuruQFR8P writes:
Family Car Ranked 2019 Lexus ES Hybrid 300h Ultra Luxury FWD worse.
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2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
Jay writes:
3.5 Engine screams
Looks/Style Ranked 2021 Acura TLX FWD with A-Spec Package better.
"Low-slung lock"
Would Buy Ranked 2021 Acura TLX FWD with A-Spec Package better.
"More comfortable and faster"

Specs

2017 Lexus CT Hybrid
200h FWD
2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
43 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
40 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 11.9 gal 17.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Hybrid
Gasoline
Power
134 hp @ 5,200 RPM
260 hp @ 6,400 RPM
Torque
--
236 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
13:1
11.8:1
Displacement
1,800 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.17 in x 3.48 in
3.7 in x 3.27 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.1 in 44.8 in
Back Legroom 32.9 in 32.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14.3 cu ft 10.8 cu ft
Exterior
Length 171.3 in 185.4 in
Width 69.5 in 72.4 in
Height 57.3 in 56.7 in
Wheelbase 102.4 in 110.2 in

Available Options

2017 Lexus CT Hybrid
200h FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Atomic Silver
  • Atomic Silver with Black Roof
  • Autumn Shimmer
  • Blue Vortex Metallic
  • Blue Vortex Metallic/Black Roof
  • Caviar
  • Eminent White Pearl
  • Nebula Gray Pearl
  • Nebula Gray Pearl with Black Roof
  • Obsidian
  • Redline
  • Redline with Black Roof
  • Ultra White with Black Roof

Option Packages

  • F Sport Sway Bar Set with Lower Chassis Brace
  • F Sport LED Headlamps with Dynamic Auto Leveling
  • LED Low-Beam Headlamps
  • Navigation System Package
  • F Sport Luxury Package for Lexus Display Audio
  • F Sport Luxury Package for Navigation
  • F Sport Package with NuLuxe Interior
  • Display Audio Package
  • F Sport Premium Package for Lexus Audio Display
  • F Sport Premium Package for Navigation
  • Luxury Package Without Compass for Navigation
  • Luxury Package with Compass for Lexus Display Audio
  • Premium Package for Lexus Display Audio
  • Premium Package for Navigation
  • Backup Camera Mounted In Auto-Dimming Rear-View
  • Front and Rear Intuitive Parking Assist
  • Pre-Collision System and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
  • Tilt-And-Slide Moonroof
  • Wheels: 17" F Sport Trident Alloy
2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Atomic Silver
  • Caviar
  • Cloudburst Gray
  • Eminent White Pearl
  • Iridium
  • Matador Red Mica

Option Packages

  • CF Mirror Caps
  • CF Rear Spoiler
  • Comfort Package
  • Intuitive Park Assist W/Auto Braking
  • Mark Levinson Audio System
  • Navigation Package
  • Navigation Package W/Mark Levinson Audio
  • Performance Exhaust
  • Premium Triple-Beam Led Headlamps
  • Intuitive Park Assist W/Panoramic View Monitor

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