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2018 Lexus IS 350
AWD
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2022 BMW 3 Series
330i RWD
MSRP
$41,450
Invoice
$39,050
Average Price Paid
$41,450
492 listings nationwide

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2018 Lexus IS 350
AWD
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2022 BMW 3 Series
330i RWD
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2018 Lexus IS 350
AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$40,758
25 listings nationwide

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2022 BMW 3 Series
330i RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$46,749
83 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 Lexus IS 350
AWD
Michael Perkins Preview:

As sporty as it looks, the IS 350 has always been more cruiser than crusher. And while that’s not necessarily a bad thing, it’s hard to argue with a bit more power and performance. For...

2022 BMW 3 Series
330i RWD
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2018 Lexus IS 350
AWD
40
Kevin writes:
The Infiniti Q 50 edges out its a competition in specific areas for me; especially the interior, safety and c...
20
Earl writes:
This a picture of a two door (probably a convertible) and is shown with cheap wheel covers. The Lexus AWD conv...
Value Ranked 2018 Toyota Camry XSE V6 better.
"Fuel economy, first year depreciation and exterior appearance (the Lexus has fewer color options)."
Would Buy Ranked 2018 Toyota Camry XSE V6 worse.
"The Lexus is more comfortable in the front seats. Even though both cars are designed and built in the same plants; you are treated better at a Lexus dealership in the maintenance department."
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GuruXYRFZ writes:
Front Seats Ranked 2018 INFINITI Q50 Red Sport 400 RWD better.
"More plush. "
Value Ranked 2018 INFINITI Q50 Red Sport 400 RWD better.
"Much faster for the amount of money and zero maintenance fees."
2022 BMW 3 Series
330i RWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2018 Lexus IS 350
AWD
2022 BMW 3 Series
330i RWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
19 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
26 MPG
36 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.4 gal 15.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
311 hp @ 6,400 RPM
255 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
280 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
294 lb-ft @ 1,550 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.8:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.27 in
3.23 in x 3.72 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 5 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Driver 4 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars 5 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Rollover 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player 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 44.8 in 42 in
Back Legroom 32.2 in 35.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 10.8 cu ft 17 cu ft
Maximum Payload 825 lbs 836 lbs
Exterior
Length 184.3 in 185.7 in
Width 79.8 in 81.4 in
Height 56.3 in 56.8 in
Wheelbase 110.2 in 112.2 in

Available Options

2018 Lexus IS 350
AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Atomic Silver
  • Caviar
  • Eminent White Pearl
  • Nebula Gray Pearl
  • Nightfall Mica
  • Obsidian
  • Redline
  • Silver Lining Metallic
  • Ultra White
  • Ultrasonic Blue Mica

Option Packages

  • Navigation System
  • Navigation System with Mark Levinson Audio System
  • F Sport Package
  • F Sport Package with Comfort Package
  • Comfort Package
  • Premium Paint
  • Intuitive Park Assist
2022 BMW 3 Series
330i RWD

Exterior Colors

  • AVENTURIN Red Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • DRAVIT Grey Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Mineral Grey Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Oxide Grey Metallic
  • PORTIMAO Blue Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
  • Sunset Orange Metallic
  • TANZANITE Blue II Metallic

Option Packages

  • Heated Front Seats
  • Adaptive M Suspension
  • Convenience Package
  • Driving Assistance Package
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Dynamic Handling Package
  • Icon Adaptive Led Headlights W/LASERLIGHT
  • Live Cockpit Pro W/NAVI
  • M Sport Package
  • Premium Package
  • Black W/Blue Stitching, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Black, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Oyster, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • TACORA Red, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" Double-Spoke Bi-Color Orbit Grey

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