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2020 Lexus GS F
F RWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

Lexus’s GS executive sedan entered its fourth generation for 2011, receiving a major revision in 2015. For 2020, Lexus narrows the lineup down to just two submodels: the GS 350 and the...

2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

The IS gets a much-needed massage for 2021 that concentrates on improving styling, handling, feel, and the infotainment system. These are exactly the things that have been holding the ...

Specs

2020 Lexus GS F
F RWD
2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.4 gal 17.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
467 hp @ 7,100 RPM
260 hp @ 6,400 RPM
Torque
389 lb-ft @ 5,600 RPM
236 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12.3:1
11.8:1
Displacement
5,000 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.52 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 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
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
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 40.6 in 44.8 in
Back Legroom 32.8 in 32.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14 cu ft 10.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 865 lbs --
Exterior
Length 193.5 in 185.4 in
Width 82.1 in 72.4 in
Height 56.7 in 56.7 in
Wheelbase 112.2 in 110.2 in

Available Options

2020 Lexus GS F
F RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Atomic Silver
  • Caviar
  • Flare Yellow
  • Liquid Platinum
  • Matador Red Mica
  • Smoky Granite Mica
  • Ultra White
  • Ultrasonic Blue Mica 2.0

Option Packages

  • Mark Levinson Premium Surround Sound Audio System
  • Color Heads Up Display
  • Special Color
  • Wheels: 19" Hand Polished Forged
2021 Lexus IS
300 AWD

Exterior Colors

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

Option Packages

  • Comfort Package
  • Intuitive Park Assist W/Auto Braking
  • Mark Levinson Audio System
  • Navigation Package
  • Navigation Package W/Mark Levinson Audio
  • Premium Triple-Beam Led Headlamps
  • Intuitive Park Assist W/Panoramic View Monitor

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