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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2000 Lexus LS 400
RWD
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2019 Lexus LS 500
AWD
MSRP
$78,670
Invoice
$72,376
Average Price Paid
$74,310
102 listings nationwide

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2000 Lexus LS 400
RWD
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AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2000 Lexus LS 400
RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$5,240
12 listings nationwide

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2019 Lexus LS 500
AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$85,801
3 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2000 Lexus LS 400
RWD

The 2000 Lexus LS 400 was last offering of the flagship's second generation. The entirely new 430 would emerge in 2001 and due to a larger engine, the LS would receive its first badge...

2019 Lexus LS 500
AWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

Since the late 1980s, the Lexus LS has been the company’s flagship luxury sedan, serving as a tempting alternative to its more expensive German rivals. For 2018, Lexus introduced an al...

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

2000 Lexus LS 400
RWD
135
2000 Lexus LS 400 RWDReview:

Lexus Best Flagship Car — I love everything about my car. Had many Toyotas in the past and other european cars . Nothing like ...

135
2000 Lexus LS 400 RWDReview:

Great Understated Car With Surprising Performance — This car is a wonder to drive. With 290 bhp it levels most competition. Want a stoplight sleeper? ...

2019 Lexus LS 500
AWD
writes:
Thoroughly enjoy driving my 2019 LS500. Handles well, exceptional pickup, super comfortable just a great ride...
Power Ranked 2018 Lexus GS 350 worse.
"Engine"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2018 Lexus GS 350 worse.
"Larger vehicle, wider."
Value Ranked 2018 Lexus GS 350 better.
"Cost less."

Specs

2000 Lexus LS 400
RWD
2019 Lexus LS 500
AWD
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic 10-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
18 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
23 MPG
27 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21 gal 21.7 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
290 hp @ 6,000 RPM
416 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
300 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
442 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
--
10.5:1
Displacement
4,000 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
3.37 in x 3.94 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
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Optional Standard
CD Changer Optional --
Cassette 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 43.7 in 41 in
Back Legroom 36.9 in 38.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.9 cu ft 17 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,055 lbs 870 lbs
Exterior
Length 196.7 in 206.1 in
Width 72 in 74.8 in
Height 56.5 in 57.9 in
Wheelbase 112.2 in 123 in

Available Options

2000 Lexus LS 400
RWD
2019 Lexus LS 500
AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Atomic Silver
  • Autumn Shimmer
  • Caviar
  • Eminent White Pearl
  • Liquid Platinum
  • Manganese Luster
  • Matador Red Mica
  • Nightfall Mica
  • Obsidian
  • Sleek Ecru Metallic

Option Packages

  • Adaptive Variable Air Suspension
  • Premium Wood Trim
  • Luxury Package with White Interior
  • 24" Heads-Up Display (HUD) (GF)
  • 24" Heads-Up Display (HUD) (GH)
  • Executive Package
  • Executive Package W/KIRIKO Glass
  • Executive Package W/White Interior
  • Interior Upgrade Package
  • Lexus Safety System + Advanced Package
  • Luxury Package
  • Luxury Package W/White Interior
  • Mark Levinson DVD Audio System
  • Panoramic View Backup Monitor
  • Premium Paint
  • Panoramic Glass Roof
  • Wheels: 20"X8.5" Vapor Chrome Split 10-Spoke Alloy
  • Wheels: 20X8.5 Polished Split 5-Spoke Forged Alloy

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