Comparison - Genesis G80 5.0 Ultimate 2018 - vs - Lexus LS 500 F Sport 2018

General

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Model: 
Average Price: 
59,500
Updated: 
09 Jun 2018
84,220
Updated: 
09 Jun 2018
Car Type: 
Car
Car
Year: 
2018
2018
Total Seating: 
5
5
Transmission: 
8-speed Shiftable Automatic
10-speed Shiftable Automatic
Bluetooth: 
yes
yes
Heated seats: 
no
no
Navigation: 
yes
yes
Drive Type: 
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive
Doors: 
5
5
Fuel Tank Capacity: 
21.70gals
Exterior Colors: 
Color: 
CASABLANCA WHITE
#F0F0F0
HIMALAYAN GRAY
#565960
CASPIAN BLACK
#0C0B11
SANTIAGO SILVER
#D0D0D0
SERENGETI BROWN
#291A15
ADRIATIC BLUE
#1C2242

Expert Reviews

Expert reviews: 

Plush, safe, and well-equipped, the 2018 Genesis G80 remains a pure luxury sedan, even as rivals get increasingly sporty.

Pros
Handsome, both inside and out
Warranty, maintenance, valet service
Almost all safety equipment standard
Supremely quiet and comfortable ride

Cons
Ponderous handling
Twin-turbo V-6, V-8 not very efficient
Limited cargo space
Smaller backseat

By: 
thecarconnection.com

The 2018 Genesis G80 ranked #2 in Luxury Midsize Cars. Currently the Genesis G80 has a score of 8.8 out of 10 which is based on our evaluation of 38 pieces of research and data elements using various sources.

Pros
Upscale interior
Long list of standard features
Below-class-average starting price

Cons
Poor fuel economy

By: 
usnews.com

Pros
Comfortable seats
Materials befitting a luxury vehicle
Smooth power from base V-6
Lots of room in the backseat
Styling is sharp and modern
Plethora of standard safety features

Cons
Not very exciting to drive
Steering too vague
Fuel economy lags the rest of the class
Lack of charge points in backseat

By: 
cars.com

The 2018 Lexus LS 500 is redesigned and all-new.Choosing an LS 500 is simple: There's one well-appointed trim level with a handful of options and option packages.

PROS
Library-quiet at all speeds on all roads
Ride quality remains soft, supple and impervious to bad asphalt
Interior features world-class build quality and artful materials

CONS
Touchpad-based infotainment is clever but distracting on the road
Accelerates quick for its size, but the pedal response feels slow, numb
General lack of sportiness cedes advantage to some German rivals

By: 
edmunds.com

The 2018 Lexus LS 500 sedans don’t reach for the same performance limits as the LC coupes, but there’s ambition in every line.

Pros
Eye-grabbing interior
Interesting exterior
Lots of rear-seat space
Laden with luxury touches
Hybrid’s promised gains

Cons
The V-8’s gone
Lots of intentional drivetrain noise
Bounding air-sprung ride
Steering lacks precision

By: 
thecarconnection.com

Pros
Bold new cabin materials and textures
Well-behaved 10-speed automatic
Ride quality
Steering
24-inch-wide head-up display
Improved gas mileage
Front cross-traffic alert

Cons
Remote Touch touchpad controller
No Apple CarPlay or Android Auto
Operation of driver-aid tech is so-so
Could be stronger off the line (LS 500)
Hybrid braking feel (LS 500h)
EV button is pointless (LS 500h)

By: 
cars.com

Fuel

Fuel Type: 
Premium Unleaded
Premium Unleaded
Fuel Economy City USA: 
15.00mpg
18.00mpg
Fuel Economy HWY: 
23.00mpg
27.00mpg
Engine type: 
Petrol/Gas
Petrol/Gas

Engine and Performance

Valves: 
32
24
Cylinders: 
8
V
6
V
Engine Size/Displacement: 
5.00L
3.50L
Torque: 
383ft-lbs
at 5 000rpm
442ft-lbs
at 1 600rpm
Horsepower: 
420hp
at 6 000rpm
416hp
at 6 000rpm
Turning Circle: 
39.40Feet
Cam Type: 
Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Double overhead cam (DOHC)

Convenience

Cruise Control: 
yes
yes
Door Pockets: 
no
yes
Cupholders: 
yes
yes
Overhead console: 
yes
yes
Seatback Storage: 
yes
yes
Power Steering: 
yes
yes
Parking sensors: 
yes
yes
Steering Wheel Tilt: 
yes
yes
Telescopic steering wheel: 
yes
yes
Rear View Camera: 
yes
yes
Front view Camera: 
no
no
Side view Camera: 
no
no
On steering wheel: 
Transmission, Cruise And Audio Controls On Steering Wheel
Transmission, Cruise And Audio Controls On Steering Wheel
More in Convenience: 
Universal Remote Transmitter (For Garage Door, Security System, Etc.)
Heated Steering Wheel
Keyless Ignition
Leather Steering Wheel
Universal Remote Transmitter (For Garage Door, Security System, Etc.)
Leather Steering Wheel
Keyless Ignition
Heated Steering Wheel

Exterior Dimensions

Length: 
196.50in
206.10in
Width: 
74.40in
74.80in
Height: 
58.30in
57.90in
Ground Clearance: 
5.90in
Wheel Base: 
118.50in
123.00in

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room: 
39.40
37.30
Front Hip Room: 
55.70in
55.50in
Front Leg Room: 
45.70in
41.00in
Front Shoulder Room: 
58.30in
58.80in
Rear Head Room: 
38.20
37.30
Rear Hip Room: 
54.80in
55.10in
Rear leg room: 
35.00in
38.90in
Rear Shoulder room: 
57.10in
56.40in

Weights and capacites

Cargo Capacity: 
15.30cu.ft
17.00cu.ft
Cargo Capacity with Seats in Place: 
15.30cu.ft
17.00cu.ft
Curb Weight: 
4905.00lbs

Instruments

Clock: 
yes
yes
Trip computer: 
yes
yes
Techometer: 
yes
yes
External Temperature Display: 
yes
yes
Compass: 
yes
yes

Power Features

Power windows: 
yes
yes
Remote Keyless doors: 
yes
yes
More Power Features: 
4 One-Touch Power Windows
Heated Mirrors
4 One-Touch Power Windows
Hands-Free Entry
Heated Mirrors

Seats

Rear Seat Collapsible: 
no
no
Front Seats Features: 
Bucket Front Seats
Height Adjustable Passenger Seat
Premium Leather
Multi-Level Heating Driver Seat
Ventilated Driver Seat
Ventilated Passenger Seat
8 -Way Power Passenger Seat
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Multi-Level Heating Passenger Seat
Driver Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
8 -Way Power Driver Seat
Passenger Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
Driver Seat Thigh Extension
28 -Way Power Passenger Seat
28 -Way Power Driver Seat
Bucket Front Seats
Height Adjustable Passenger Seat
Multi-Level Heating Driver Seat
Ventilated Driver Seat
Ventilated Passenger Seat
Leather
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Multi-Level Heating Passenger Seat
Driver Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
Passenger Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
Driver Seat Thigh Extension
Rear Seats Features: 
Folding center armrest
Rear Ventilation Ducts
Multi-Level Heating
Folding center armrest
Rear Ventilation Ducts

Suspension

Front Suspension: 
Front Stabilizer Bar
Front Stabilizer Bar
Rear Suspension: 
Rear Stabilizer Bar
Rear Stabilizer Bar
Suspension Info: 
Four-Wheel Independent Suspension
Four-Wheel Independent Suspension

Comfort

Interior air Filtration: 
yes
yes
Climate Control: 
yes
yes
More Comfort Features: 
Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror
Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Keyless Ignition
Turn Signal In Mirrors
Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror

Entertainment

DVD player: 
no
no
AM/FM Radio: 
yes
yes
Satellite radio: 
yes
yes
Video monitor: 
no
no
More Entertainment: 
1 Subwoofer(S)
USB Connection
Auxiliary Audio Input And USB With External Media Control
36 Months Of Provided Satellite Radio Service
Speed Sensitive Volume Control
Lexicon Premium Brand Speakers
528 Watts Stereo Output
17 Total Speakers
12 Total Speakers
3 Months Of Provided Satellite Radio Service
Satellite Radio W/Real Time Traffic Satellite Radio
Speed Sensitive Volume Control
Auxiliary Audio Input And USB With External Media Control
USB Connection
1 Subwoofer(S)

Exterior Features

Sunroof: 
no
no
Rear defogger: 
yes
yes
Alloy Wheels: 
yes
yes
Wheel size: 
19 X 9.0 In
20 In
Wheels more: 
Painted Alloy Wheels
Inside Mounted Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
All Season Tires
Painted Alloy Wheels
Wheel Dimensions: 
Width: 
275.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
35
Diameter: 
R19
Width: 
245.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
45
Diameter: 
R20

Safety Features

ABS: 
yes
yes
Front head airbags: 
yes
yes
Rear head airbags: 
yes
yes
Dual front side-mounted airbags: 
yes
yes
Child seat anchors: 
yes
yes
Emergency braking assist: 
yes
yes
Front brakes: 
Ventilated front disc brakes
Ventilated front disc brakes
Rear brakes: 
solid rear disc brakes
Rear ventilated disc brakes
Rear door child safety locks: 
yes
yes
Daytime running lights: 
yes
yes
Engine immobilizer: 
yes
yes
Front fog lights: 
yes
yes
Auto delay off headlamps: 
yes
yes
Dusk sensing headlamps: 
yes
yes
Front headrests: 
yes
yes
Rear headrests: 
yes
yes
Stability control: 
yes
yes
Traction control: 
yes
yes
Tire pressure monitoring: 
yes
yes
More Safety Features: 
Blind Spot And Lane Departure Warnings Accident Avoidance System
LED Headlamp
Post-Collision Safety System
Rear Center 3-Point Belt
Self-Leveling Headlights
Pre-Collision Safety System
Passenger Airbag Occupant Sensing Deactivation
Turn Signal Mirrors
Cornering Lights
Turn Signal Mirrors
Passenger Airbag Occupant Sensing Deactivation
Rear Height Adjustable Headrests
Remote Anti-Theft Alarm System
Pre-Collision Safety System
Rear Center 3-Point Belt
Post-Collision Safety System
High Pressure Washers Headlamps
LED Headlamp
Blind Spot And Lane Departure Warnings Accident Avoidance System

Options

Packages: 
Option Group 01
F SPORT Package
Accessory Package
Exterior Options: 
Panorama Glass Roof
Alloy Wheel Locks
Door Edge Film By 3M
20" Split Five Spoke Alloy Wheel W/Dark Graphite Finish
F SPORT Rear Bumper Applique
Rear Bumper Applique
Premium Paint
Paint Protection Film By 3M
Interior Options: 
Universal Tablet Holder
Mark Levinson Audio
F SPORT Leather Heated Steering Wheel
All-Weather Floor Liners With Trunk Tray
Carpet Trunk Mat
Cargo Net
Illuminated Door Sills
All-Weather Floor Liners
F SPORT Key Gloves
Key Gloves
All-Weather Trunk Tray